Considering HEDNA Membership?
As an industry professional, you're aware of the constant
developments affecting every link in the hotel distribution chain. HEDNA member
companies represent all areas of the electronic distribution industry including
hotels, representation companies, management companies, GDSs, switch companies,
software providers, OTAs, tour operators, payment service providers, industry
consultants and educational institutions. The association seeks to provide its
members with the meaningful networking and educational opportunities they need
to navigate the evolving landscape of hotel electronic distribution.
Position yourself and your company for growth and success
with the following member benefits:
Two Annual Conferences for Unparalleled Learning & Networking
HEDNA members attend the annual
Spring and Winter Conferences at significantly discounted rates. These
conferences offer a diverse collection of knowledgeable speakers, in-depth
analysis of industry trends, engaging and lively panel discussions and numerous
opportunities to network with industry colleagues. Learn more about the annual
Voice Heard Through Forum Participation
Participate in HEDNA forums and
working groups – Payment Technologies, China, Switchover, and Metasearch – that explore and shape the hotel industry. These groups are active
throughout the year and conduct in person meetings at HEDNA's annual
conferences, developing industry resources for members along the way. Learn
more about HEDNA Forums.
Your Professional Development with HEDNA University
This educational program is
available at a discounted rate to HEDNA members as well as students of HEDNA
Fellowship Members. Held in multiple locations throughout the year, the HEDNA
University 1.0 program covers the history and workings of electronic
distribution in an interactive format to give individuals a comprehensive
understanding of the industry. HEDNA U 1.0 has also proven beneficial for the
experienced executive in search of a refresher course and valuable networking
opportunities. Learn more about HEDNA U.
Variety of Publications & Resources
Over the years HEDNA Forums have
developed and assembled a variety of resources to aid the membership in
addressing industry issues. Additionally, HEDNA seeks to offer members tools
for their professional development via resources like past conference materials
and webinar recordings. Members can access these resources and more
via the Members Only website. Learn more about the Members Only Resources.
with Fellow Members via New Social Community
As part of HEDNA’s new website,
members can now connect with each other via the Members Only social community.
View individual profiles, chat with other members and engage with the Forums
just by logging in to the Members Only website. Get started here.
Your Company to a Targeted Audience
HEDNA offers event sponsorship
and marketing opportunities to highlight your company and its services to a
targeted industry audience. Promote your brand while supporting your
association! Learn more about these opportunities.
Abreast of Industry and Association News
Delivered to your inbox on a
quarterly basis, the HEDNA Insights newsletter
keeps you up to date on association news and events. Members can also download
past newsletters by logging in to the Members Only website. Additionally, HEDNA
members can gather industry news from the Latest News section and
Press Releases section.
Distinguished Recognition for Your Industry Contributions
The HEDNA Award of Excellence
honors an individual or company that has made remarkable contributions toward
the advancement of hotel electronic distribution, mainly —though
not exclusively—through their activities within HEDNA. Each year the HEDNA membership selects a
recipient for this award and recognizes them at the annual Winter Conference. Learn more here.
the Career Opportunities Service to Find the Right Candidate
HEDNA supports career planning
by listing electronic distribution-related positions and candidates in this
section. Take advantage of this service, complimentary for members, to find the
right candidate for openings within your organization. Learn more here.
Why should you
join HEDNA? Let our members tell you.
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