Lodging Interactive Launches Turn-Key Mobile SMS Text Messaging Services

Lodging Interactive, an award winning Interactive and Social Media Marketing Agency exclusively servicing the hospitality industry, announced today the roll out of its Mobile SMS Text Marketing services for the hospitality industry. The Company's new Mobile SMS Text marketing services provide comprehensive turn-key outsourced solutions that build guest loyalty while driving new revenue.

"With 92% of the US population owning a cell phone it is becoming increasingly important for hoteliers to leverage the marketing opportunities Mobile SMS Text marketing offers," said Mr. DJ Vallauri, Lodging Interactive's Founder & President. "Our solutions build upon our mobile website design services and provide a turn-key platform for hotels to get involved in mobile marketing."

Through various package levels, Lodging Interactive will design a fully search engine optimized mobile website to ensure proper content rendering on all major cell phone devices. Mobile websites are designed for efficient navigation from any iPhone, Android, Black Berry, Google smart phones as well as basic flip cell phones. All packages include complete hosting and ongoing maintenance of the hotel's mobile website.

Additionally, Lodging Interactive will establish customized Mobile SMS Text marketing programs to ensure an ongoing level of guest and prospective guest mobile communications. Through its Mobile SMS Text messaging platform Lodging Interactive Account Managers work with the hotel property management to create and schedule mobile communications in a complete turn-key approach.

"We want to make it very easy for hoteliers to get involved with Mobile SMS Text marketing. This is why we developed a complete turn-key approach," added Mr. Vallauri. "From designing the initial mobile website to creating and managing ongoing Mobile SMS Text messaging to in-house guests, past guests and potential guests, our people manage the entire program for our hotel clients."

Richard Walsh, the Lodging Interactive Vice President of Business Development shared his observations; “Easy mobile access, navigation and research on your mobile website is an important integral part of a successful marketing program. Plus, the added benefit of reaching out to in-house guests, past and prospective guests with immediate news, services and specials with brief unobtrusive opt-in messages is equally valuable. The smart phone has become the communication method of choice for both business and leisure travelers, our new mobile marketing service packages are designed for quick implementation, a total solution and measured results.”

For more information related to the Lodging Interactive Mobile SMS Marketing service, please contact Mr. Richard Walsh, Vice President of Business Development at 877-291-4411 ext. 705 or via email at

Lodging Interactive Captures Multiple Web Site Design Awards From Web Marketing Association

PARSIPPANY, NJ , October 18, 2010
– Lodging Interactive, an award winning Interactive and Social Media Marketing Agency exclusively servicing the hospitality industry, today announced that it has won multiple WebAwards from the Web Marketing Association’s 14th annual WebAwards Competition for Web site development.  More than 2,000 web sites from 45 countries competed in 96 industry categories.

 “We are honored to have been awarded such prestigious awards from the Web Marketing Association for our outstanding design work and are pleased to share these awards with our clients,” stated DJ Vallauri, Lodging Interactive’s Founder and President.

 The competition was judged by a team of independent Internet professionals representing a variety of relevant disciplines of Web site development. Judges included members of the media, advertising executives, site designers, creative directors, corporate marketing executives, content providers and webmasters.

 Lodging Interactive received awards for it’s redesign of: