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What Every Hotel Owner (& Operator) Needs to Know About “Data Security” After Wyndham Worldwide Case

What Every Hotel Owner (& Operator) Needs to Know About “Data Security” After Wyndham Worldwide Case

September 2, 2015

By Jim Butler and the Global Hospitality Group®Hotel Lawyers | Authors of www.HotelLawBlog.com Massive data breaches affect hotels and their legal...

The LaGuardia Plaza Hotel, Flyte Systems Partner to Develop Event, Travel, Amenity Display

The LaGuardia Plaza Hotel, Flyte Systems Partner to Develop Event, Travel, Amenity Display

September 2, 2015

Property’s Display Gives Guests Airline Schedules for LaGuardia and JFK, Local Attractions, Hotel Promotions and Meeting Wayfinding CHICAGO, IL – September...

The Four Horsemen of the Hotel Apocalypse

The Four Horsemen of the Hotel Apocalypse

September 2, 2015

By Larry Mogelonsky, MBA, P. Eng. (www.lma.ca)We survived Y2K. We outlived the end of the Mayan calendar. But are you ready for the total annihilation of...

Hotels.com Releases Hotel Price Index results for the First Half of the Year; U.S. up 2%

Hotels.com Releases Hotel Price Index results for the First Half of the Year; U.S. up 2%

September 2, 2015

While U.S. Cities are on the Rise, Americans Get Bargains Abroad- Global hotel prices paid by travelers worldwide rose by just 1% during first half 2015,...

Labor Day Travelers Projected to Spend $13.5 Billion

Labor Day Travelers Projected to Spend $13.5 Billion

September 2, 2015

But Infrastructure Woes Leave Another $1.7 Billion on the Table WASHINGTON (September 2, 2015)—Each American taking a trip for the Labor Day long weekend is...

y!kes Releases its Web Portal at CityFlatsHotel Properties in Holland and Grand Rapids, Michigan

y!kes Releases its Web Portal at CityFlatsHotel Properties in Holland and Grand Rapids, Michigan

September 2, 2015

Indianapolis, IN/Grand Rapids, MI - 9/2/15y!kes, a pioneer in proximity mobile access solution, releases its web-based mobile key management platform at two...

Intelity Announces New Hospitality Technology E-Book Series

Intelity Announces New Hospitality Technology E-Book Series

September 2, 2015

The first e-book in the series will provide tips and insight into installing complimentary in-room tablets at a hotel. ORLANDO, Fla. – September 2, 2015...

HFTP Enters the Middle East by Partnering with the Hotel Technology Summit in Dubai

HFTP Enters the Middle East by Partnering with the Hotel Technology Summit in Dubai

September 2, 2015

AUSTIN, TEXAS (2 September 2015)Leading global association Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) – producer of HITEC - has partnered...

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for New 15-story, 304-room Renaissance Hotel in Plano, TX

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for New 15-story, 304-room Renaissance Hotel in Plano, TX

September 2, 2015

Dallas, Texas (Sept. 2, 2015) – A groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, September 1, 2015, marked the start of construction on a new Renaissance® hotel in...

Starwood to Debut Tribute Portfolio in Asia Pacific with the Signing of the Kiroro Hokkaido

Starwood to Debut Tribute Portfolio in Asia Pacific with the Signing of the Kiroro Hokkaido

September 2, 2015

HOKKAIDO, Japan—September 2, 2015—    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced the     debut...

Asia Myanmar Shining Star Signs Franchise Agreement to Open Wyndham Grand Hotel in Yangon, Myanmar

Asia Myanmar Shining Star Signs Franchise Agreement to Open Wyndham Grand Hotel in Yangon, Myanmar

September 2, 2015

YANGON, MYANMAR (September 2, 2015) – Wyndham Hotel Group today announced plans to expand its portfolio of offerings in Southeast Asia to Myanmar for the...

DoubleTree Opens First Property on Vancouver Island Following Multi-Million Dollar Renovation

DoubleTree Opens First Property on Vancouver Island Following Multi-Million Dollar Renovation

September 2, 2015

VICTORIA, British Columbia and MCLEAN, Va. - DoubleTree by Hilton has opened the brand’s first property on Vancouver Island with the new DoubleTree by...

Starwood Partners with Red-Co Ltd to Open Le Méridien Batumi in the Republic of Georgia

Starwood Partners with Red-Co Ltd to Open Le Méridien Batumi in the Republic of Georgia

September 2, 2015

STAMFORD, Conn.—September 2, 2015—    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT), in partnership     with...

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