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Come See Us at ARVC

October 20, 2018

We are quickly approaching ARVC Outdoor Hospitality Expo and Conference 2018 in Oklahoma City. AOS and Ron Beard and Associates are tag teaming this event and are Industry Sponsor at the very important show. We are excited to be speaking on a topic near and dear to us, Improving Your Bottom Line:   Rate Management Learn … Continued

Know Thy Customer Is The First Rule of Marketing

October 8, 2018

As we work with parks across the US, we are often surprised how little parks know about their target markets. They guess, assume, and hope they are marketing to the right audience and spending dollars on amenities hoping their assumed market will flock to them. As you can imagine, this is an approach wrought with … Continued

Let Us Do Your Heavy Lifting

September 30, 2018

As we go into parks and begin managing them, our first order of business is an audit of current practices, pricing, and staffing. As we work with our owners, we often find areas in need of attention. Team members may need to be re-trained or replaced. Guests or owners may have become too lax in … Continued

Look for Yourself-Not All Booking Engines Are The Same

September 20, 2018

When it comes to online bookings, campgrounds and outdoor hospitality venues are slowly realizing they need online bookings. They are learning that potential guests-even older ones-are going to go to their smartphones to make their decisions. We started online bookings at one of our properties just five days ago. In five short days they have … Continued

Managing Your Bookings for You

September 11, 2018

When it comes to bookings, the goal is always to close the deal when the guest is on the phone, Sometimes, the guest is not ready to book, do not have their credit card handy, or may want to speak to their spouse or group before booking. Mosaic Advanced has you covered. With most PMS … Continued

Branding Isn’t Just For Cattle

September 1, 2018

We speak to many of our clients about CVI. They in turn, look at us as if we have three heads. What is CVI and why is it important? CVI-stands for Corporate Visual Identity. It is what basically the branding of your property. For instance, attached is a branding board we did for a new … Continued

Road Trip Ramblings

August 28, 2018

Currently, I am sitting in the airport in Louisville KY awaiting my flight home. I just wrapped up a long road trip, visiting current clients and looking at properties for upcoming clients. I get to go home for a few days to see the hubby and the dog, and I am off again. What I … Continued

Extended Stay Trending

August 24, 2018

When thinking of park mix, transient sites versus extended stay sites and cabins are always a large part of the conversation. Industry reports suggest even some hotels are trending toward this type of lodging. In a Skift report posted this week, the mid range brand Red Roof Inn discussed diving deeper into the extended stay … Continued

Help Us Help You

August 9, 2018

We are knee deep in on-boarding new properties, and the phrase, “Help Me Help You,” often comes to mind. So many times, we fight well entrenched thoughts and processes that simply make no sense! When it comes to change, it never comes easy. We understand how tough it can be to take your park into … Continued

Group Bookings Made Easy

August 1, 2018

If anyone has ever dealt with AOS, they know we abide by the rule, “If we can get technology to do it-then we are on board!” Group Bookings is one of the processes that fall under this rule. One of the high end features of Mosaic Advanced is the Group Booking Code. Once a Wagon … Continued