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TraknProtect Appoints Tom Hempel as Director of Product Management

June 6, 2018


TraknProtect, the only real-time tracking, safety, and analytics software platform for back-of-the-house hotel operations, today announced the appointment of Tom Hempel as Director of Product Management. Hempel, a skilled consultant, business developer, and technology innovator, will be responsible for the planning and execution of TraknProtect implementations at hotels and properties globally.

“Our hotel customer base is growing quickly and Tom is a great fit to ensure that our customers are able to leverage the full range of benefits from TraknProtect’s tracking, safety, and analytics tools and platform,” stated Parminder Batra, CEO of TraknProtect. “Of particular interest to many of our hotel customers is a growing need to implement our panic button solutions to increase employee and guest safety. Building our project management team enables us to better and more quickly deploy our solutions and help our customers meet growing employee safety regulations and ordinances.”

Hempel previously worked with NEC and as an IT consultant, all of which equip him to help advance TraknProtect’s business goals and enable TraknProtect hotel operations customers solve critical business challenges through technology.

“We’ve engineered simplicity into the TraknProtect platform specifically geared towards the hospitality industry,” stated Hempel. “I look forward to helping the team realize the TraknProtect vision and to effectively leverage the software platform into other operational systems within the hospitality industry.”

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About TraknProtect
Based in Chicago, IL, TraknProtect is a real-time location technology that allows hotels to integrate the power of location data into their safety and operations systems. TraknProtect offers the only panic button solution tailored for hospitality on the fastest-growing Internet of Things (IoT) platform in the industry. Through its proprietary software (mobile app, web app, and desktop), designated staff have access to real-time locations and data about their panic button history, inventory, F&B room service trays, and vendor or staff activity on property, all on a single platform. TraknProtect Panic Button messaging goes beyond the software experience to provide instant alerts and locations of employees in an emergency via SMS text message and phone call, not just through desktop and app alerts. TraknProtect enables hotels to enhance guest satisfaction, increase employee efficiency, and improve employee safety throughout their properties. Hotels use TraknProtect data analytics to save significant capital costs by making smarter inventory purchasing decisions and better managing vendor and staff time. For more information, please visit

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