Hotels & Resorts
|December 18, 2014|
Quest Appointed Primary Australasian Partner of The Apartment Service/The TAS Alliance
|Quest Serviced Apartments today announced its official appointment as the primary Australasian strategic partner for The Apartment Service, and now forms part The TAS Alliance.|
The Apartment Service is a global agent of serviced apartments, offering a network of over 700 international locations to clients from all parts of the world. A key focus of The Apartment Service is the global mobility market -- one of the fastest growing segments of the serviced apartment industry.
The announcement fortifies the existing long-term association between the two companies; providing The Apartment Service with the chance to expand its offering through the extensive Quest network, while significantly strengthening Quest's positioning in the global market.
Quest General Manager -- Brand, Tony Gauci was thrilled to announce the partnership; highlighting the strength of the existing relationship and how the strategic alliance will benefit both parties moving forward.
"The Apartment Service has always been a fantastic advocate of Quest properties across Australasia for many years now and we are honoured to have the opportunity to officiate this partnership with The TAS Alliance," Mr Gauci said.
"As part of The TAS Alliance, Quest will have access to an even wider network of international guests, significantly increasing our client-base. Further, the partnership will support the needs of our Australasian-based corporate clients within EMEA markets," he continued.
"The global mobility market is growing rapidly. Quest already has a fantastic mobility offering, however this is definitely a segment we are keen to expand further. The TAS Alliance presents the perfect opportunity to do so and we are very excited to see where this partnership takes us," he concluded.
The Apartment Service Managing Director -- Group Commercial Sales, Jo Layton expressed her excitement about the partnership and the major impact Quest's involvement will have on the strength and scope of The TAS Alliance.
"It is very exciting to have world-class providers like Quest partner with The TAS Alliance to deliver our clients the best accommodation options worldwide. Quest has an impressive network of quality properties across Australasia and we know we can rely on Quest to deliver a consistent level of quality accommodation," Ms Layton said.
"The global mobility market is booming and therefore will be a key segment of The TAS Alliance over the coming year. Quest's offering for the relocation market is unsurpassed in quality and will be a great asset to include in our offering moving forward," she concluded.
The Apartment Service (TAS)
The Apartment Service (TAS) is the UK's longest-established serviced apartment specialist. The company's global sourcing and booking service for short, medium and long-stay accommodation and corporate housing provides a cost-effective alternative to traditional hotel stays for business travellers, project workers & international assignees and their families. Through its Roomspace brand, TAS operates serviced apartments across London, South East England, Spain and Portugal and in February 2014 launched the TAS Alliance of independently-owned apartments operating under a single booking platform and brand.