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Eric Oppegaard

Hidey Ho! Eric here, I am the "Marketing Communications Manager" here at Newmarket, but really I just enjoy sharing awesome content with our hospitality partners! Based out of Celebration, FL, I like to taunt my colleagues in Portsmouth about the winter argument goes away in July and August. Thanks for checking out my bio!
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Proud to Support the Global Meetings Industry #GMID16

Posted by Eric Oppegaard on Apr 14, 2016 12:04:11 PM

A warm greeting to all of our Meeting Partners and Professionals around the globe and a happy Global Meetings Industry Day!

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Newmarket Enables Wanda to Grow Continually

Posted by Eric Oppegaard on Mar 3, 2016 10:22:27 PM


Hey Newsstand readers!  This is an exerpt of a media release recently posted to our website.


Portsmouth, NH – Newmarket®, an Amadeus company, recently announced that Wanda Hotels & Resorts Co Ltd (“Wanda Hotels”) and Newmarket renewed their corporate agreement. Wanda Hotels will continue to improve operations and increase business revenue with integrated Newmarket solutions including Delphi Sales and Catering and MeetingBroker lead distribution solutions.


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A quick look back before we move forward

Posted by Eric Oppegaard on Jan 4, 2016 12:42:44 PM

Shared from the Amadeus Blog

I’m delighted to be writing my first official blog post as CEO of Newmarket, an Amadeus company since it was acquired in December 2013. My predecessor Jeff Hiscox has left the business in great shape and it feels good to be rounding up such a successful year for the company.

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Customer Conference 2016 Registration is Now Open!

Posted by Eric Oppegaard on Dec 16, 2015 8:30:00 AM

Registration for the 2016 annual Customer Conference is now open. Join Newmarket, Itesso, hotel SystemsPro and others making up the newly formed Amadeus Hospitality Group along with colleagues and hospitality technology experts from around the world at the at The LINQ Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV from May 17-20, 2016 for four incredible, high-energy days of networking, sharing, education and inspiration! 

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European Commission Ranks Amadeus Number One in R&D Investment

Posted by Eric Oppegaard on Dec 3, 2015 8:55:07 AM

Amadeus, the parent company for Newmarket, has proven its commitment to Research and Development with recognition from the European Commission as the number one European R&D investor in the travel and tourism sector!

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[VIDEO] How to Optimize Meeting Space

Posted by Eric Oppegaard on Nov 10, 2015 10:00:00 AM

Michael Borum, Turf Valley, on optimizing hotel meeting space

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[VIDEO] What The Hospitality Industry has Done Well

Posted by Eric Oppegaard on Oct 26, 2015 1:00:00 PM

Landon Stafford, IHG, on what the hospitality industry has done well

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Dates & Location Announced for 2016 Customer Conference

Posted by Eric Oppegaard on Oct 8, 2015 1:30:23 PM

Make Your Plans Now to Attend May 17-20, 2016 in Las Vegas!

October 7, 2015 – Portsmouth, NH – Newmarket® International, Inc. ("Newmarket"), an Amadeus company, the proven business solutions provider for empowering hospitality organizations to lower costs and increase revenue, while improving customer satisfaction and guest loyalty, today announced the dates and location of its annual international customer conference.

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[VIDEO] Hotel Technology You Cannot Live Without

Posted by Eric Oppegaard on Oct 8, 2015 9:30:00 AM

Kim Severino, Holiday Inn, on the piece of hotel technology she cannot live without

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Media Release: Launch of NWS Developer Portal

Posted by Eric Oppegaard on Oct 6, 2015 12:08:34 AM

New Portal Enables Partners to Develop the Next Generation of Integrated Hospitality Applications 

Newmarket®, an Amadeus company, today announced the public launch of the Newmarket Web Services (NWS) Developer Portal, enabling hospitality technology partners to accelerate application delivery and improve customer and guest experiences.

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