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Interview with Zafiris Lampadaridis, Mercure Belgrade Excelsior GM

Zafiris

We spoke with Zafiris Lampadaridis, General Manager at Mercure Belgrade Excelsior, AccorHotels, our speaker at Best Stay 2018. This year’s Best Stay conference will be focused on the hospitality trends. Which, in your opinion, are the current trends making the biggest changes in the hotel industry? The hotel industry is under transformation with merge & […]

Interview with Antonio Piantanida, Complex General Manager at HTP Orebić

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We spoke with Antonio Piantanida, Complex General Manager at HTP Orebić, who is a returning speaker at Best Stay 2018.   This year’s Best Stay conference will be focused on the best hospitality trends that work in practice. Which, in your opinion are the trends currently impacting the hospitality industry? Hospitality trend is fast changing […]

Interview with Enis Hadzimujić, Acting Operations Director at Novotel Sarajevo Bristol

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We met with Enis Hadzimujic, acting operations director at Novotel Sarajevo Bristol, a speaker at Best Stay 2018. This year’s Best Stay conference will be focused on the best hospitality trends that work in practice. Which, in your opinion are the trends currently impacting the hospitality industry? Few of them:  Tech (apps or mobile websites) […]

Interview with Robert Gasser, GM at Courtyard by Marriott Belgrade City Center

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This year’s Best Stay conference will be focused on the best hospitality trends that work in practice. What are the current trends you see happening? In general, I do believe that “make it your own” in any regards, such as using private devices in guest rooms, as they use in their own home is one […]

Interview with Živorad Vasić, area GM at IHG

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A couple of months prior to the Best Stay conference we caught up with Area General Manager at IHG, Mr Živorad Vasić. Read the full interview: This year’s Best Stay conference will be focused on the best hospitality trends that work in practice. What, in your opinion, are the current trends making the biggest changes […]

Interview with Slavica Bogosavljević, GM at Holiday Inn Belgrade

SOPHIE CLARKE

We met with Slavica Bogosavljević, general manager at Holiday Inn Belgrade, a speaker at Best Stay 2018.   What, in your opinion, do guest really want? According to our experience and guest’s surveys, what guest really want is value for their money. For our guests, this means a personalised and memorable stay on one hand […]

Interview with Adam Rowledge

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We met with Adam Rowledge, general manager at Georgian House Hotel, our Advisory Board Member and a speaker at Best Stay 2018. Could you give your opinion on the latest hospitality trends?  There are two main areas to focus on. The first is food and beverage where we’re seeing much more of a trend towards […]

Interview with Sophie Clarke

SOPHIE CLARKE

We spoke with Sophie Clarke, social media manager at Radisson Hotel Group, our Advisory Board Member and a keynote speaker at Best Stay 2018. What are the biggest changes in hotel marketing in the last five years?  So much has changed in hotel marketing over the past years, but to pick a couple of key […]

BEST STAY 2017 PRACTICAL INFO BLOG

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After almost a year of planning, Best Stay is now only a few days away – on 19 and 20 October at Hotel Park Split! We’ve made this particular blog post to share relevant practical information for the day of the event for registered attendees, speakers and partners: Final programme If you wish to see […]

Interview with Marko Ćorić | Comping

Marko Ćorić

We spoke with Marko Ćorić, business consultant at Comping, who will give a presentation about importance of continuous and interactive customer relationship. When talking about fulfilling guests’ expectations in a luxury tourism market, what would you say is the most important thing to look after? Luxury travel industry faces disruption from a new generation of […]

Interview with Ivana Beli Oštarčević | Croatian Telecom

Ivana Beli Ostarcevic

Meet Ivana Beli Oštarčević, director of ICT propositioning department at Croatian Telecom, who will, together with Krešimir Jusup (ICT standard proposition & pricing management expert) give a presentation on the first day of the Best Stay 2017 conference. When talking about fulfilling guests’ expectations in a luxury tourism market, what would you say is the […]

How to win a free ticket for Best Stay & why you need to be there

WIN two day ticket

Want to win a free ticket to the most concrete hospitality conference in Croatia and the region? Download the programme for Best Stay 2017 and check out why this is the “most concrete hospitality conference in the region”, with its brand new topics, formats and speakers for this year – By downloading the programme, you […]

Interview with Ana Brant | Dorchester Collection

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Meet Ana Brant, director of global guest experience and innovation at Dorchester Collection, who will give a keynote presentation on the second day of the Best Stay 2017 conference. Dorchester Collection has a portfolio of hotels with “worldwide reputations as places offering the best and most sought-after experiences of good living, charm, elegance and service.” […]

Interview with Joze Tomaš | general manager at Hotel Park Split

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Meet Joze Tomaš who will give a talk about Hotel Park Split and their luxury story from 1921 until today, at this year’s event. Few weeks ago, we met up with him to chat about his upcoming role at Best Stay 2017 conference. What are you most looking forward to with regards to Best Stay […]

Mark your calendars – Best Stay 2017 is here!

Best Stay 2016, Day 1, Foto Luigi Opatija

We are happy to announce that this year’s Best Stay conference will be held on October 19-20, in beautiful Hotel Park Split. You can check all the news we’ve prepared for this year in the “About” section, or contact us for more info and registration for the event. Don’t miss out on our super early […]