Richard Vatlr, Co-founder and CEO
How I Got Here is a weekly podcast from PhocusWire and Mozio, getting the inside stories behind innovation and startups in travel and transportation.
Richard Valtr was back in his home country of the Czech Republic, helping with a family project to build a new hotel, when the concept of Mews was formed, as he explains to David Litwak of Mozio and PhocusWire’s Kevin May.
The unconventional stories of a company’s founding are often the most interesting – rather than the fairly formulaic idea-when-traveling-Y-Combinator-seed-investment-route.
After studies overseas, Richard Valtr was back in his home country of the Czech Republic and helping with a family project to renovate and build a hotel, when the concept of Mews was formed.
Now powering 2,000 hospitality brands around the world, Mews is a platform to automate and simplify operations for hotels and their guests.
Payments, front- and back-office functions, guest apps and…