Why GDPR does affect hotels in the U.S.

What is the single biggest misconception on why GDPR does affect hotels in the US?  I’ve heard people say: “I don’t have hotels in Europe so it doesn’t affect me?” or they say “What governing body will uphold the law on US soil?” it seems as though the biggest misconception regarding GDPR is that it […]

10 STEPS TO A MORE SECURE HOTEL

What are the 10 Steps to a more secure hotel? Daniel Johnson, Partner/co-Founder of VENZA gives hoteliers the high-level points of securing your properties and what you need to consider when managing data protection risks.

GDPR: YEAR 1 FLASHBULB MEMORIES

Because we connect digitally more these days and such technological advances can go from wacky to wicked, governments around the world have been spurred to pump the proverbial breaks on data processing. Notably, one year ago, Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation assumed its position as the standard bearer of data privacy regulations.

THE IMPORTANCE OF DATA – PART 2

The loss of millions of songs and pictures during a data migration of the once-upon-a-time social media king, MySpace, is not necessarily tragic. By comparison, there’s no shortage of tragedies to occupy our collective attention.

THE IMPORTANCE OF DATA – PART 1

The importance of data has generated a bit of discussion recently. For example, by referencing the power of tech companies and their ability to harvest and synthesize data, an Economist article argues that data is now more important than oil.