Worldwide: BookingPal has announced that AJL Consulting CEO and co-founder Simon Lehmann is to join its board of directors.
The company is considered to be one of the leading providers of technology solutions for the vacation rental industry. Its objective is to help property management companies increase their revenue, occupancy and efficiency through a fully-managed software platform by connecting them with consumer travel websites such as Airbnb, Booking.com, Expedia, Google, HomeAway / VRBO and TripAdvisor.
Lehmann will bring a wealth of expertise and experience to the role having served in a number of roles in the online vacation rental industry in a career spanning over three decades so far.
He served as the CEO of Interhome for eight years, helping the Hotelplan Travel Group subsidiary to become one of Europe’s leading vacation rental companies, and he held other senior roles within the organisation including Deputy CEO and Head of Travel Related & Online Services. He was also the director at HomeAway and president of PhocusWright.
BookingPal founder and CEO, Alex Aydin, said: “Recruiting the vacation rental industry’s best-in-class professionals, like Simon, is essential to our ongoing success. He has a wealth of experience and brings a combination of skill sets ideally suited to help us continue to expand our global footprint.
“It’s an exciting time for our company and we welcome Simon as we continue to drive innovation and growth as the vacation rental industry technology leader,” he added.
Lehmann said: “The technology platform created by BookingPal has been instrumental for the revenue growth of vacation rental managers and property owners and the future looks extremely promising. It is a great pleasure for me to help guide a company with unlimited growth potential in the global vacation rental sector.”
Anyone seeking to find out more about BookingPal can visit its website at https://bookingpal.com/