Flywire announced as RockSTRz webinar series sponsor

US: ShortTermRentalz is delighted to confirm global payments-enablement and software company, Flywire, as the series sponsor for the upcoming RockSTRz webinar series when it returns next week.

Flywire’s sponsorship gets underway for the next RockSTRz webinar on Tuesday 29 June [4pm BST], with a session dedicated to ‘The challenges and opportunities facing the short-term rental industry’. Register for next Tuesday’s webinar here.

The webinar panel features Fiona Campbell [Association of Scotland’s Self-Caterers [ASSC]], Matt Curtis [Smart City Policy Group], Carlos Pérez-Lanzac de Lorca [CALETA HOMES, VR Andalusian Association [AVVA]], and Pam Knudsen [Avalara MyLodgeTax]. The discussion will focus on a number of topics, including the importance of advocacy for fair regulations, Brian Chesky’s vision for ‘travel redistribution’, and growth opportunities in the short-term rental space.

Flywire’s series sponsorship will also include the RockSTRz sessions on ‘The importance of effective PR for hospitality businesses’ [session sponsor: BOOM] on Tuesday 13 July [4pm BST] and ‘The professionalisation of software’ [session sponsor: PointCentral] on Tuesday 27 July [4pm BST].

In addition, Flywire will be speaking on the RockSTRz webinar on ‘Digital trust and safety: Combatting the evolving complexities of travel payment fraud’ on Tuesday 21 September [4pm BST]. Colin Smyth, VP and GM, Travel at Flywire, will also be interviewed in an upcoming episode of the ShortTermRentalz podcast.

Flywire said in a statement: “We are thrilled to partner with ShortTermRentalz in sponsoring the RockSTRz webinar series. Flywire has been working to support the short-term accommodation community by improving the payment experience for accommodation providers as well as their guests.

“This webinar series is a natural extension of that support and we can’t wait to get started,” it added.

As a global payments-enablement and software company, Flywire is trusted by organisations around the world to deliver on its customers’ most important moments.

The company is proven to solve high-stakes vertical-specific payment and receivables problems for organisations that deliver high-value services. Whether in education, healthcare, travel or technology, Flywire has vertical-specific insight and technology that allows organisations to optimise the payment experience for their customers while eliminating operational challenges—from invoicing to payment reconciliation.

To date, Flywire has processed over $16 billion in total payments volume for over 2,000 clients around the world, and raised over $260 million in venture funding. The company is headquartered in Boston and has offices in Chicago, Palo Alto [USA], London and Manchester [UK], Valencia [Spain], Shanghai [China], Singapore, Tel Aviv [Israel], Tokyo [Japan], Cluj [Romania], and Sydney [Australia].

Contact info@internationalhospitality.media if you are interested in sponsoring future RockSTRz webinar series or sessions.

The upcoming RockSTRz 3.0 webinar series [sponsored by Flywire] is as follows:

29 June [4pm BST]: The challenges and opportunities facing the short-term rental industry

Register HERE

 

13 July [4pm BST]: The importance of effective PR for hospitality businesses – Session sponsored by BOOM

Register HERE

 

27 July [4pm BST]: The professionalisation of software – Session sponsored by PointCentral

Register HERE