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Dana Stancu

Dana Stancu is the Senior Restaurant Marketing Executive for EMEA at OpenTable. When she’s not putting together expert online campaigns and generally getting a huge kick out of her job you will find her in the cold waters of UK trying to surf. She also prides herself on her insatiable appetite for discovering new and unique dining experiences all around the world.
Posts by Dana Stancu
What consumers want from tech during the dining experience

What consumers want from tech during the dining experience

In 2015 and 2017 we conducted surveys in the UK, as well as the US and Germany, to get consumers’…
Dana Stancu
What consumers want from tech before the dining experience

What consumers want from tech before the dining experience

Technology has changed the way we live, the way we connect with others and has significantly impacted how we are…
Dana Stancu
Valentine’s Day by numbers: How do UK OpenTable diners celebrate

Valentine’s Day by numbers: How do UK OpenTable diners celebrate

Fun fact: At OpenTable, Valentine’s Day is our most booked day of the year — so we know how important…
Dana Stancu
Translating your brand internationally: what does it take?

Translating your brand internationally: what does it take?

The world as we know it is becoming increasingly smaller as our desire for travel increases. In fact, 25% of…
Dana Stancu
Inventing a restaurant concept: How to offer something far more special than your average dining experience

Inventing a restaurant concept: How to offer something far more special than your average dining experience

Owning a restaurant presents you with a minefield of considerations; from legal implications to staffing through to deciding on and…
Dana Stancu
Festive Guide: Seat more diners when you need them most

Festive Guide: Seat more diners when you need them most

Did you know that three out of four guests don’t know where to dine? Diners are savvy, eat out often…
Dana Stancu
Festive Guide: 9 Tips for successful Offers

Festive Guide: 9 Tips for successful Offers

Promote great meals with a delicious OpenTable Offer to more diners this festive season. Get more visibility to diners performing…
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Festive Guide: 5 Ways to gift tastefully and expand your market with OpenTable Gifts

Festive Guide: 5 Ways to gift tastefully and expand your market with OpenTable Gifts

People love giving — and getting — gift cards. Who wouldn’t want to enjoy a memorable experience at a restaurant,…
Dana Stancu
Festive Guide: 5 Tips for seasonal success with OpenTable Private Dining

Festive Guide: 5 Tips for seasonal success with OpenTable Private Dining

Restaurants’ peak season isn’t just around the corner — as far as holiday events are concerned, it’s already here. Christmas…
Dana Stancu