March 1, 2024

News in brief: easyHotel, Synergy and TRIPBAM

EasyHotel has officially opened the doors to its new Madrid hotel in the Southeast district of Atocha, alongside franchisee partner Continuum Hospitality Group (CHG). The 230-room hotel is based in the heart of Madrid, a 20-minute drive from the Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport with well-connected transport links six minutes walking distance from the hotel, providing an affordable gateway into the city.

Synergy Global Housing has announced the significant growth of its operational presence in India through the addition of reservations and guest services teams to its Bangalore office. The company is also currently tax registered in four Indian states including Karnataka, Tamilnadu, Maharashtra and Tellangana, and has the ability to bill its clients in Indian Rupees.

TRIPBAM has appointed global travel executive and industry veteran Barbara Blue as VP of Strategic Partnerships. Blue joins TRIPBAM after 22 years with BCD Travel. As VP of Strategic Partnerships, a newly created role within TRIPBAM, Blue will use her knowledge and background to manage, develop and strengthen TRIPBAM’s TMC relationships.