Jana Pelikan has spent her entire career in GDS, and brings more than five years of experience to Smart eHotels™’s GDS systems development. Concluding her collegiate studies at the European Center of International Hotel Management, she interned first at Pierre et Vacances in Paris at the front desk and then in GDS at Hotels & Preference where she continued as e-Distribution Consultant, followed by a complete company administration ground-up development abroad. She then got back into hotel distribution and assisted in the development of the restaurant reservation service provider MyTable where she later served as Senior Account Manager in Southern Spain. In addition to her acquired knowledge in hotel distribution, she trains on IATA. Fluent in English, French and her native German, Pelikan speaks passable Spanish and she’s learning Arabic. She’s running the RFP Team at Smart eHotels – your property is in very capable hands.