Radisson Hotel Group partners with Plug and Play


SILICON VALLEY, California, May 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — One of the world’s leading hotel groups, Radisson Hotel Group, today announced its partnership with Plug and Play’s Travel & Hospitality program, located in the heart of Silicon Valley. Plug and Play is a global innovation platform that brings together the best startups with the biggest global companies. Through this partnership, Radisson Hotel Group will strengthen its ties with selected startups, enabling the company to accelerate its innovation capabilities for future travel technologies and solutions.

“We are thrilled to partner with Plug and Play, the world’s largest startup ecosystem, as part of our Radisson Innovation roadmap. This partnership is key to connecting us to a large network of startups and potential partners at different levels of maturity, enhance our innovation ecosystem to maximize business opportunities and develop innovative pioneering solutions in technology and digital innovation.We see this collaboration as a way to rapidly strengthen our business transformation plan. business and accelerate our five-year strategic plan,” said Gonzalo Carpintero, Senior Vice President of Operations and Head of Business Transformation (BTO) at Radisson Hotel Group.

Plug and Play Travel & Hospitality was launched in 2016 and has since expanded to six locations worldwide. Since its inception, the travel program has accelerated over 250 startups and worked with the most innovative companies in the industry. By working with Plug and Play, Radisson Hotel Group will have access to the best startups in the industry, networking opportunities with peers and exclusive events around the latest technology trends in travel and hospitality.

“We are delighted to welcome Radisson Hotel Group to our ecosystem. It is a real testament to their culture of innovation and their leadership’s strategic vision to prioritize innovation in these difficult times. Hotel technology is at the center of our group for many years and we can’t wait to help them engage with the startup community,” says Jordan Bray, vice president of corporate partnerships at Plug and Play. “Our primary mission is to drive Pilot/POC sourcing and new technology implementation for the group, which will ultimately take its already incredible portfolio of guest-centric hotels and services to a new level.”

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About Radisson Hotel Group

Radisson Hotel Group is one of the largest hotel groups in the world with nine distinct hotel brands and more than 1,700 hotels in operation and under development in 120 countries. The Group’s overall brand promise is Every Moment Matters with a signature Yes I Can! service ethic.

The Radisson Hotel Group portfolio includes Radisson Collection, Radisson Blu, Radisson, Radisson RED, Radisson Individuals, park squarePark Inn by Radisson, Country Inn & Suites by Radisson and prizeotel united under the same commercial umbrella brand Radisson Hotels.

Radisson Rewards is our global rewards program that offers unique and personalized ways to create memorable moments that matter to our customers. Radisson Rewards delivers an exceptional experience to our guests, meeting planners and travel agents at over 660 hotels across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.

Radisson Meetings offers tailor-made solutions for any event or meeting, including hybrid solutions that place guests and their needs at the heart of its offer. Radisson Meetings is built around three strong service commitments: Personal, Professional and Memorable, while delivering brilliant foundations and being uniquely 100% carbon neutral.

The health and safety of guests and team members remains a top priority for Radisson Hotel Group. All properties in the Group’s portfolio are subject to strict health and safety requirements, as set out in the Radisson Hotel Safety Protocol. Extensive cleanliness and disinfection protocols have been developed in partnership with SGS, the world leader in inspection, verification, testing and certification, and are designed to ensure customer safety and peace of mind from check-in to check-out. Safety protocol is an integral part of Radisson Hotel Group’s safety and security program, ensuring that we always take care of our guests and team members.

More than 100,000 team members work at Radisson Hotel Group and hotels licensed to operate in its systems. For more information visit our Company Website. Or connect with Radisson Hotels on:

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About Plug and Play

Plug and Play is a global innovation platform. Based in Silicon Valley, we have accelerator programs, enterprise innovation services, and in-house VC in place to advance technology advancements faster than ever. Since their inception in 2006, our programs have expanded globally to include a presence in over 40 locations worldwide, giving startups the resources to succeed in Silicon Valley and beyond. With 40,000 startups and 500 official corporate partners, we’ve created the ultimate startup ecosystem across many industries, including travel and hospitality, with offices in Silicon Valley, Geneva, Singapore, Shanghaiand Viennaetc We are currently working with Airbus, Accor Hotels, Flight Center Travel Group, CWT, IATA, JetBlue Technology Ventures, Marriott International, star allianceFraport, Vienna International Airport, and many more. Businesses in our community have raised over $9 billion in financing, with successful portfolio exits including Danger, Dropbox, Honey, Lending Club and PayPal. For more information, visit www.pnptc.com

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