About Trending

office stairsTrending.ie are the hospitality industry experts, and specialise in analytical tools for the hotel and restaurant industries. The company was established in 2012 by Mark Twomey, who has over 16 years of experience in the hospitality industry. From his accountancy background with BPO Services, Mark identified a gap in the market for accurate benchmarking reports for hotels and restaurants to allow them to analyse performance and maximise revenue.

The first product launched by Trending was a benchmarking tool for the hotel industry in Ireland. This allows hotels to benchmark their occupancy and room rates performance against their city or region, their star rating and chosen competitor sets.

To support the hospitality industry in attracting jobseekers to available jobs in the sector, Trending also set up a jobs board and also advertise job opportunities through social media.

Trending also developed the Restaurant Benchmarking Tool for restaurants to able to keep up with trends in covers and spends by benchmarking their covers and food and beverage revenue against past performance.

The Trending team have vast experience of management, financial control, benchmarking and research within the hospitality industry, and understand what information is pertinent for busy hoteliers, managers and restaurant owners to effectively operate their business.