Formula 1 secures Hotels for Hope as Official Room Booking Provider

Formula 1®, the pinnacle of motorsport is pleased to welcome Hotels for Hope as Official Room Booking Provider.

Formula 1 is a sport that operates all year-round, at great speed, across 21 countries and five continents. The Texas-based company will provide state-of-the-art online technology to help Formula 1 manage its hotel inventory during the Grand Prix season. The multi-year partnership with Hotels for Hope will allow Formula 1 as well as promoters, teams and fans to avail themselves of a booking solution that is fast, flexible and versatile.

The partnership with Hotels for Hope will also allow customers to participate in its own and unique form of ‘crowdfunding’ called ‘RoomFunding™’ aimed at helping children live happier and healthier lives. Hotels for Hope will also provide all of its customers the possibility to opt into loyalty schemes.

Michelle Brinton, Travel Manager at Formula 1, said:

“We are delighted to be partnering with Hotels for Hope and look forward to utilising their specialised technology ensuring a wider choice of options and easier, more seamless transactions for all clients.”

Neil Goldman, Hotels for Hope CEO and Founder, said:

“Hotels for Hope’s industry leading technology aims to centralize Formula 1’s hotel procurement into one seamless platform. Servicing Formula 1’s stakeholders allows Hotels for Hope to reach a global audience and leverage relationships to bring value, and cost savings, to Formula 1.”

 

 

 

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About Formula 1®

Formula 1® racing began in 1950 and is the world’s most prestigious motor racing competition, as well as the world’s most popular annual sporting series. The 2018 FIA Formula One World Championship™ runs from March to November and spans 21 races in 21 countries across five continents. Formula One World Championship Limited is part of Formula 1, and holds the exclusive commercial rights to the FIA Formula One World Championship™.

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About Hotels for Hope

Hotels for Hope brokers and manages hotel inventory for large consumer events and brands. With Hotels for Hope’s technology, clients extend their digital eco-system, capture valuable consumer data, create incremental revenue streams and increase attendee experience.

Additionally, through Hotels for Hope’s niche crowdfunding platform, RoomFunding™, $2 per every actualized room night is donated to help children live happier and healthier lives. To date, Hotels for Hope has donated over $800,000 to nonprofit partners. For more information, visit www.hotelsforhope.com.

 

 

 

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