Editorial Board Guest Author
Chief Web Officer, Pegasus SolutionsDavid Millili is Chief Web Officer of Pegasus Solutions and Chief Executive Officer of Open Hospitality®, a Pegasus Solutions company. In this dual role, Mr. Millili has responsibility for Pegasus’ complete online presence, as well as Open Hospitality’s industry-leading internet marketing services. Prior to joining Pegasus, Mr. Millili founded and led Open Hospitality to become a recognized industry leader in providing hotel internet marketing services, including design, website development and hosting, mobile platforms, online search and marketing. Mr. Millili has more than 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry. As a former hotel general manager, he has practical experience in all aspects of hotel operations and management. As the GM of two New York Times Square hotels (the Mayfair New York and the Belvedere Hotel), his experiences range from managing pre-opening operations to spearheading budgets in excess of $5 million annually. As co-founder of Timeless Hospitality, Mr. Millili was directly responsible for the successful launch of a startup company that generated profits within six months of launch, generated over $20 million in revenues for hotel clients in 2002 and raised $1.5 million in venture capital funds. Timeless Hospitality provided hotels with internet reservations, marketing and management products and was one of the first e-commerce platforms developed for the exclusive purpose of generating web reservations for independent hotels. Mr. Millili currently teaches a course on distribution at New York University’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies at the Tisch Center for Hospitality, Tourism and Sports Management.
Mr. Millili can be contacted at 888-431-0700 or firstname.lastname@example.org