Enterprising Hospitality
Date PublishedDec 12, 2011

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:
Paula MacDonald, Director of Communications, M3 Hotel Accounting, 813.472.7390, paula@m3as.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(GAINESVILLE, GA – 12/07/11) M3 Hotel Accounting announced that Chris Hall has joined the Gainesville-based hotel accounting software company as the team’s M3 Link Sales Executive.

Chris has over fifteen years of experience in the hospitality industry, in both an operations and a sales role. As Territory Sales Manager with U.S. Foodservice, he increased sales from $500k to $3.2 million. Prior to that, he held a variety of sales and operations roles with full-service hotels throughout the United States, including serving as Sales Manager for Hilton, Assistant General Manager for Radisson and Banquet Manager for Crowne Plaza. Chris also created his own restaurant in Australia, the Baja Mexican Grill, and served as Owner and General Manager until selling the concept to a larger company in 2004. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Hotel Management from Endicott College in Boston, as well as a Degree in Hotel Management from Les Roche Hotel Management School in Switzerland, and is certified in French Language from the French Language School in Paris.

In his new role, Chris Hall will introduce M3’s robust hotel reporting and business intelligence tool, M3 Link, to potential clients throughout North America. M3 Link seamlessly integrates PMS data, Smith Travel Research (STR) reports, guest satisfaction surveys and financial data in one place, across multiple brands and with a single sign-on. Information is brought to an easy-to-read web site with unlimited viewing configurations. M3 Link allows hoteliers to read guest comments, compare comp set index variances, analyze statistics and view trends or variances, all “in the cloud”, with a few clicks of the mouse or the swipe of a wireless device or tablet.

As the industry leader in hotel specific accounting software, M3 Hotel Accounting processes over $8 billion in financial transactions annually. The company was founded in Gainesville, Georgia in 1998, and currently provides internet-based accounting, business intelligence, document imaging, labor and payroll services to over 2,700 hotels across the country, with annualized revenue growth of 25% over the last 10 years. As the company continues to grow, plans are underway to unveil competitive cash management tools domestically and to deploy M3’s entire “best of suite” hospitality financial software solutions globally.

Learn more about M3’s solutions by visiting www.m3as.com.

About M3 Hotel Accounting
M3 Hotel Accounting is the industry leader in hotel-specific accounting software, processing over $8 billion in financial transactions annually. The company was founded in Gainesville, Georgia in 1998 from one of the oldest and most successful hospitality companies in the industry. This experience, coupled with its software development expertise, has allowed M3 to develop an integrated suite of hospitality accounting products, including M3 Link, AccKnowledge, InnQuire, LaborWatch, payroll services and document imaging, allowing hotel owners, operators and managers unsurpassed access to the information they need most. The company has never had a price increase for its services in over 10 years of operation. For more information, visit www.m3as.com.