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Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Chooses Visiting Media as Global Virtual Marketing Partner!

Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, a pioneer in the boutique hotel industry, has chosen Visiting Media, the global leader in immersive hospitality visual marketing (3D/360°/Virtual Reality), as its global partner. Visiting Media’s image standards and suite of state-of-the-art visual sales solutions are now Kimpton’s benchmark for excellence in selling and immersive marketing.

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Marriott Selects TrueTour™ platform to deliver stunning immersive experiences of their Sheraton Waikiki and Other Hawaii Properties

One of the latest additions to the Visiting Media family, Sheraton Waikiki, has just unveiled their stunning 360° imagery via their TrueTour tool. Coming soon to 6+ additional Marriott properties in Hawaii, stunning TrueTour visuals will take you on an epic journey across the Hawaiian islands, enjoying the beautiful vistas Marriott has to offer.

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IHG Company Managed and Luxury Division Utilizes Visiting Media’s Test Drive Program to Bring TrueTour™ Immersive Selling Technology to Hotels

IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has launched a TrueTour Test Drive program across their Company Managed and Luxury Division, providing access for over 70 hotels in North America to a bespoke, state-of-the-art immersive 360° and 3D sales solution at a significant savings. With this move, IHG becomes one of the global hotel groups leading the charge in the standardization of immersive sales and marketing tools.

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Woodside Hotel Group Implements Visiting Media’s TrueTour™ Selling Technology Across Full Portfolio of Hotels

Woodside Hotel Group, the preeminent operator of distinguished, independent hotels, restaurants and spas in California, has officially launched Visiting Media’s TrueTour™ Immersive Selling Technology across their complete portfolio of hotels. Each property now leverages one-of-a-kind, bespoke 360°/3D sales technology to showcase their unique character and charm.

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5 Website Marketing Rules from Wedding Industry Experts: TrueTour™ and Brian Lawrence Wedding Web Design & Marketing

Integrating TrueTour onto your website is an important step when taking advantage of the power of immersive marketing. We sat down with Brian Lawrence, expert web designer and marketer in the wedding industry who thoroughly understands the elements which engage and inspire brides and grooms to take action. He knows how to convert browsers into leads and drive engagement online.

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Spire Hospitality Selects Visiting Media’s Test Drive Program!

Spire Hospitality, an industry leader using technology and innovation to enable top sales and marketing performance, is excited to leverage the TrueTour Test Drive program across their management portfolio! From New York to Boca Raton, Seattle to Burbank, hotels and resorts across the country will soon maximize immersive technology, showcasing an immersive standard of excellence.

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Hot off the Press: Step Inside Louis M. Martini’s Brand New Groundbreaking Tasting Room

The historic Louis M. Martini winery, one of the first in the region to open after the repeal of Prohibition, unveiled their newly renovated tasting room this spring. In collaboration with famous Wine Country architect Howard Backen, they’ve transformed their facility into a breathtaking estate which you have to see to believe. Luckily, with TrueTour™, you can get as close as possible to being there by virtually stepping inside!

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Maximize Your Investment! Your Ultimate Strategy Guide to 360° vs 3D

Here at Visiting Media, we’re not simply selling you groundbreaking 3D and 360° visuals. What sets us apart from a traditional “virtual tour” or “3D modeling” provider is the best practices and advice from our Support Team members, who can plan and execute on a seamless user experience for you based on their years of experience working with clients facing your exact challenges.

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Visiting Media’s Mission

As Visiting Media grows and evolves, so does our mission. Looking back at the origins of our company, when this fully-customizable immersive selling tool was vividly housed in our imagination, it was impossible to envision this day nearly a decade later.

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CenturyLink Field Partners with Visiting Media

When we approached the team at CenturyLink Field – home of the Seattle Seahawks – to provide them with a best-in-class selling tool to showcase their spectacular event spaces, we knew they already had limited experience with immersive content through the virtual tour on their website. Continue Reading…

Remodeling = Massive Immersive Marketing Opportunity!

Remodeling and updating furniture is common in the hospitality industry. As hotels alter their look and feel to keep up with consumer trends, it’s also critical to modernize the visual selling tools they use to show off newly remodeled spaces.  Having the best visual selling tools increases the return on investment a newly remodeled property hopes to enjoy. Continue Reading…

This Week’s New TrueTour Features!

Audio Hot Spots 

Your favorite digital salesperson delivered inside your sales and marketing materials.

We debuted our new assistive audio hot spot feature on January 1 and it has been a smashing success!

Rather than relying on antiquated, traditional sales and marketing materials for our customers, through the TrueTour app, you are able to create blended customer experiences specifically built for each individual target. Our technology makes this incredibly fast and easy as well as highly trackable.

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We’re Taking TrueTour® on the Road!

We are traveling to 12 American Cities in 12 months!

(New Orleans, Honolulu, Denver, Houston, Atlanta, Miami, Chicago, New York, Boston, Minneapolis, Los Angeles, Las Vegas)

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The Power of the Beacon: Marketing to Your Immediate Target Market

New TrueTour Transponder BeaconImagine holding a small beacon in your pocket, which you have programmed with a powerful strategic message perfect for the environment you find yourself in – perhaps a trade show floor or a festival event.

With a single click, anyone within a 400 meter range of you receives your message on their phone, offering them something they can’t resist. Your message delights the audience and they appreciate the instant gratification of your offer.

Perhaps you’ve already experienced “proximity marketing.” Most likely if you’re a Starbucks fan, you’ve received a free drink for more than one happy hour occasion. Or perhaps you’ve walked into a store and been pinged about the 10% offer made just for you.

Proximity marketing is incredibly effective, and we are very close to being able to offer this technology to our members! Continue Reading…

San Francisco, January 2018

Before & After: TrueTour® is Growing Like Gangbusters!

Perhaps the most challenging part of our job each day is opening a conversation with a person who has never heard of TrueTour®, and doing our best to induce such enthusiasm and inspired curiosity that we successfully live through the first 2 minutes. If we can survive the initial skepticism and natural tendency to say no for no reason, then we are pretty much golden. Once a person sees what TrueTour is, and what it can do for any sales and marketing team, then the fun begins and the conversation is a bit like telling a child he will literally be meeting Santa any minute and can actually have every toy he wants. Really. Continue Reading…