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StepStone Hospitality Expands its Portfolio with Wyndham Baltimore Mount Vernon

StepStone Hospitality Expands its Portfolio with Wyndham Baltimore Mount Vernon

March 30, 2015

Awarded Management of Boutique Hotel in Historic Baltimore  BALTIMORE (March 30, 2015) - StepStone Hospitality today announced that it has been awarded...

Chickasaw Nation Makes Strong Commitment to Guest Service With Expansion of Agilysys Solution Suite

Chickasaw Nation Makes Strong Commitment to Guest Service With Expansion of Agilysys Solution Suite

March 30, 2015

WinStar World Casino and Resort Implements Property Management, POS SystemsALPHARETTA, GA. - March 30, 2015 - Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading provider...

Maryland Lawmakers Roiling Travel Industry & Creating Furor Over Taxation of Online Hotel Bookings

Maryland Lawmakers Roiling Travel Industry & Creating Furor Over Taxation of Online Hotel Bookings

Timothy B. Wheeler | The Baltimore Sun | March 30, 2015

March 28--Legislation aimed at changing how online travel companies pay taxes on Maryland hotel bookings is roiling the business community, pitting big chains...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 139; Hotel History: The Equinox (1769)

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 139; Hotel History: The Equinox (1769)

March 30, 2015

My Latest Book: "Hotel Mavens: Lucius M. Boomer, George C. Boldt and Oscar of the Waldorf"  By Stanley Turkel, CMHS 1.  Hotel History: The Equinox,...

Let’s Talk About Cost Controls

Let’s Talk About Cost Controls

March 30, 2015

A hotel manager's most important tasks are making money for the owner and maintaining the asset. Satisfied guests and motivated employees are among the tools,...

Integrating Social Media into Your Hotel

Integrating Social Media into Your Hotel

March 30, 2015

by Peter O’Sullivan People have busy lives, with many different activities and responsibilities surrounding their lives. People of all ages and of all...

Embassy Suites Hotels Recognizes Top Hotels of 2014; Names “Connie” Award Winners

Embassy Suites Hotels Recognizes Top Hotels of 2014; Names “Connie” Award Winners

March 30, 2015

March 30, 2015 - MCLEAN, Va. - Embassy Suites Hotels, the Hilton Worldwide brand of upper upscale, all-suite hotels, recently announced its top performing...

Blum Capital & Fairmont Acquire San Diego, CA’s Grand Del Mar; To Rebrand as Fairmont Grand Del Mar

Blum Capital & Fairmont Acquire San Diego, CA’s Grand Del Mar; To Rebrand as Fairmont Grand Del Mar

March 30, 2015

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA - March 30, 2015 - Luxury hotel operator Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is delighted to announce that it will soon take over management of San...

Hotel ICON Becomes First Hong Kong Hotel to Implement Duetto’s Revenue Strategy Solutions

Hotel ICON Becomes First Hong Kong Hotel to Implement Duetto’s Revenue Strategy Solutions

March 30, 2015

Duetto partners with the 262-room luxury independent hotel to bring new levels of insight and revenue optimization to one of Hong Kong's most visible...

Infor Enhances Hotel Management in the Cloud

Infor Enhances Hotel Management in the Cloud

March 30, 2015

Infor HMS with Advanced Mobility Helps Speed Daily Operations and Improve Guest Experience for Hotels and Casinos NEW YORK - March 30, 2015 - Infor, the...

Meet the Money® 2015 Conference: The Window of Opportunity is Open – Choosing the Right Deals

Meet the Money® 2015 Conference: The Window of Opportunity is Open – Choosing the Right Deals

March 30, 2015

May 4-6, 2015 in Los Angeles  March 30, 2015 - LOS ANGELES - Meet the Money® 2015 will mark the 25th year that hotel owners, operators, developers,...

Dressing to Impress Isn’t Just an Old Bromide: Pittsburgh Hotels Spruce up Staffers’ Style

Dressing to Impress Isn’t Just an Old Bromide: Pittsburgh Hotels Spruce up Staffers’ Style

Sara Bauknecht | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | March 30, 2015

March 29--In the hospitality industry, dressing to impress isn't just some old bromide. It's a matter of business. What a hotel's front desk staff wears...

Hotel Giants Target Tech-Savvy Millennial Travelers

Hotel Giants Target Tech-Savvy Millennial Travelers

Hugo Martin | Los Angeles Times | March 30, 2015

March 28--At the latest breed of hotel, rooms are up to one-third smaller than traditional quarters, with furniture that looks fresh from an Ikea showroom....

IHG Signs New Crowne Plaza® Hotel in Midtown New York; Under Development by Owner LRR Holdings

IHG Signs New Crowne Plaza® Hotel in Midtown New York; Under Development by Owner LRR Holdings

March 30, 2015

The 251-room Hotel will Open in 2017 30 March, 2015 - ATLANTA – InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces...

Hotel Development Services to Build 80-bed Chain Hotel in Pontiac, Illinois

Hotel Development Services to Build 80-bed Chain Hotel in Pontiac, Illinois

Derek Beigh | The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Ill. | March 30, 2015

March 28--PONTIAC -- Travelers on Interstate 55 and tourists visiting Pontiac could have another resting point just off the interstate next spring. An...

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