Providing market intelligence for more than 35 years

In The News

Self-directing the hotel room experience

The panel of experts included Anna Scozzafava, VP/general manager, extended stay brands, strategy & operations, Choice Hotels International; Ron Pohl, president, international operations, BWH Hotels and president, WorldHotels; Kristen Hanich, director, research, Parks Associates, Matt Schwartz, CTO, Sage Hospitality Group; Peter Palli, SVP, property, owner and stay experience products & platforms, IHG Hotels & Resorts; and Kimberly Twiggs, associate VP, DIRECTV Hospitality.

Parks Associates performs a handful of consumer surveys, and in the first quarter of this year—in partnership with DIRECTV—they asked 5,000 households about their most recent hotel stays, how they consume video at the hotel and what they’re looking for in this arena.

From the article, "Self-directing the hotel room experience," by Abby Elyssa. 

Previously In The News

America’s Over-The-Air Audience Remains Steady Amid Streaming Era

Per tech research firm Parks Associates, 30% of OTA households prefer to have antennas to watch live news, and 20% prefer them for live TV, sports, and movies. From the article, "America’s Over-The...

Building Grid Resilience Amid Climate Change

According to Parks Associates, there is a strong overlap with security and smart home households and solar panel ownership: 17% of security system owners report also owning solar panels, compared to j...

The Smart Money: 7 Smart Home and Security Trends from CES

Parks Associates hosted the 18th annual CONNECTIONS Summit at CES, bringing industry leaders from the connected home together to share insights and updates on the state of the smart home and security...

Hub: Amazon Eyes Winning Formula With Ad-Supported Prime Video

A separate study from Parks Associates found that Prime Video still remains the No. 1 SVOD service in the United States, based on subscriber tallies. Prime is estimated to have 160 million members in...