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La Quinta Inn & Suites Hotel Opens in Hollister, Missouri

La Quinta Inn & Suites Hotel Opens in Hollister, Missouri

May 25, 2016

Opening Marks a New Level of Service and Guest Comfort in the Springfield Market Hollister, MO, May 25, 2016 – To serve the growing number of visitors...

GoConcierge Takes Luxury to a New Level

GoConcierge Takes Luxury to a New Level

May 25, 2016

Web Based Application Adds Efficiencies Throughout Hotel Operations BEVERLY HILLS, CALIF.—May 25, 2016—GoConcierge, the lodging industry’s...

Los Angeles Hotels Tap nSight to Grow Rate and Market Share

Los Angeles Hotels Tap nSight to Grow Rate and Market Share

May 25, 2016

Fifteen more hoteliers use predictive data to know when demand supports higher rates NASHVILLE, TN (May 25, 2016)  nSight,  the leader in...

The Go Go Boomer Generation

The Go Go Boomer Generation

May 25, 2016

By Larry Mogelonsky, MBA, P. Eng. (www.lma.ca) A recent newspaper articled dedicated to the financial requirements of retirees proposed a treatise on the...

Miami Report Reveals $76 Million of Airbnb Revenue in Miami Came From Operators Listing Multiple Units for Rent

Miami Report Reveals $76 Million of Airbnb Revenue in Miami Came From Operators Listing Multiple Units for Rent

May 25, 2016

Amounts to almost two-thirds (62%) of Airbnb’s revenue, the highest percentage of revenue from multi-unit hosts in the 14 cities studied; Operators...

Google Maps Adding Features Allowing Marketers to Promote Their Locations on Smartphones

Google Maps Adding Features Allowing Marketers to Promote Their Locations on Smartphones

Wendy Lee | San Francisco Chronicle | May 25, 2016

May 24--Google executives announced Tuesday that the company is adding more features and updating its mobile search and display ads, as marketers continue to...

E&C Committee Takes up Hotel Booking Scams as Travel Season Gets Underway

E&C Committee Takes up Hotel Booking Scams as Travel Season Gets Underway

May 25, 2016

Hotelier Testifies on Impact of Online Hotel Booking Scams Washington, D.C. – May 25, 2016 – The U.S. House Committee on Energy & Commerce...

NYC Times Square Hotel Installs Clear Sky Software’s Beverage Inventory Control System

NYC Times Square Hotel Installs Clear Sky Software’s Beverage Inventory Control System

May 25, 2016

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina – May 25, 2016 – Clear Sky Software, Inc. ® announced today that the Renaissance New York Times Square Hotel has...

American Millennials Disrupting Traditional Travel Models

American Millennials Disrupting Traditional Travel Models

May 25, 2016

Research from ADARA reveals Millennials across America are travel influencers willing to spend on great experiences    MOUNTAIN VIEW,...

A How-To on Google AdWords’ Income Level Demographic Targeting

A How-To on Google AdWords’ Income Level Demographic Targeting

May 25, 2016

By Lisa McCreary, Search Marketing Account Manager When I discovered Income Level demographic targeting options available in Google Adwords I was...

More Awards for Global Connections’ Sea Shells Beach Club

More Awards for Global Connections’ Sea Shells Beach Club

May 25, 2016

Daytona Beach Resort Receives the Booking.com Award of Excellence May 25, 2016 – Daytona Beach, FL – Sea Shells Beach Club in Daytona Beach,...

HFTP to Establish Hospitality Technology Research Assistantship to Honor Industry Paragon John Cahill, CHA, CHTP at HITEC 2016

HFTP to Establish Hospitality Technology Research Assistantship to Honor Industry Paragon John Cahill, CHA, CHTP at HITEC 2016

May 25, 2016

AUSTIN, TEXAS, USA (May 25, 2016) — Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) has announced plans to raise funds in honor of...

School of Hotel and Tourism Management Successfully Hosted Student-Run International Conference

School of Hotel and Tourism Management Successfully Hosted Student-Run International Conference

May 25, 2016

Fifty-three undergraduate students from the School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) formed an organising...

Business Travel in Brazil Set to Bottom out in 2016 Before a Slight Rebound in 2017

Business Travel in Brazil Set to Bottom out in 2016 Before a Slight Rebound in 2017

May 25, 2016

Wide Range of Issues are Creating a Difficult Climate for Business Travel in Latin America’s Biggest Market SÃO PAULO - May 25,...

80% of Americans Plan to Travel this Summer Spending $184.3 Billion

80% of Americans Plan to Travel this Summer Spending $184.3 Billion

May 25, 2016

NEW YORK - May 25, 2016 - With spring in full swing, Americans are looking ahead to summer getaways, with 8 in 10 planning to travel this season....

U.S. Travel Association Research Estimates Long TSA Lines Will Cost U.S. Economy $4.3 Billion, 37.5K Jobs This Summer

U.S. Travel Association Research Estimates Long TSA Lines Will Cost U.S. Economy $4.3 Billion, 37.5K Jobs This Summer

May 25, 2016

Security Wait Times to Cost U.S. Economy $4.3 Billion, 37.5K Jobs This Summer WASHINGTON (May 25, 2016)—Americans aren't just grousing under their...

Westgate Resorts Acquires Wakulla Suites in Cocoa Beach, Florida

Westgate Resorts Acquires Wakulla Suites in Cocoa Beach, Florida

May 25, 2016

Orlando, Fla. – May 25, 2016 – Westgate Resorts has added another property to its growing portfolio of resorts throughout the United States with...

Long Absence of a Downtown InterContinental Hotel Near San Diego’s Waterfront Coming to an End

Long Absence of a Downtown InterContinental Hotel Near San Diego’s Waterfront Coming to an End

Lori Weisberg | The San Diego Union-Tribune | May 25, 2016

May 24--The long absence of an InterContinental hotel near San Diego's waterfront is coming to an end, as construction gets under way for the luxury...

InTown Hospitality GmbH to Launch First Hyatt House in Europe with Development of Hyatt House Düsseldorf

InTown Hospitality GmbH to Launch First Hyatt House in Europe with Development of Hyatt House Düsseldorf

May 25, 2016

CHICAGO (May 25, 2016) – Hyatt today announced that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a franchise agreement with InTown Hospitality GmbH for a Hyatt...

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Signs with Sun-Star Group for Development and Operation of Radisson Blu at Lake Chapala, Ajijic, Mexico

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Signs with Sun-Star Group for Development and Operation of Radisson Blu at Lake Chapala, Ajijic, Mexico

May 25, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS (May 25, 2015) – Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel groups has announced the signing of an...

General Manager Samantha Lehrer Welcomes Guests to New Hampton Inn & Suites in Gilbert, Arizona

General Manager Samantha Lehrer Welcomes Guests to New Hampton Inn & Suites in Gilbert, Arizona

May 25, 2016

GILBERT, Ariz. and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Worldwide's (NYSE: HLT) Hampton by Hilton brand, the global mid-priced hotel that serves value-conscious and...

Cambridge, Massachusetts’ The Charles Hotel Unveils $20 million Renovation

Cambridge, Massachusetts’ The Charles Hotel Unveils $20 million Renovation

May 25, 2016

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (May 2016) – The guestrooms at The Charles Hotel just got even smarter. The hotel recently underwent a property-wide guestroom...

Embassy Suites by Hilton Milwaukee Brookfield Opens in Wisconsin Following $10 Million Transformation

Embassy Suites by Hilton Milwaukee Brookfield Opens in Wisconsin Following $10 Million Transformation

May 25, 2016

BROOKFIELD, Wis. and MCLEAN, Va. - Embassy Suites by Hilton, a global brand of upscale, all-suite hotels from Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT), announced today the...

Montréal’s 108-Room Le Méridien Versailles Completes Comprehensive Renovation

Montréal’s 108-Room Le Méridien Versailles Completes Comprehensive Renovation

May 25, 2016

MONTRÉAL - May, 25, 2016 - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced that Le Méridien Versailles in...

Choice Hotels Transitioning Leadership Roles; CFO Leaving, COO Promoted

Choice Hotels Transitioning Leadership Roles; CFO Leaving, COO Promoted

May 25, 2016

ROCKVILLE, Md., May 25, 2016 -- Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) ("Choice Hotels"), today announced the promotion of two executives...

New Fairfield Inn & Suites Set to Open in La Crosse, Wisconsin Under General Manager Frank Tenadu

New Fairfield Inn & Suites Set to Open in La Crosse, Wisconsin Under General Manager Frank Tenadu

May 26, 2016

La Crosse, WI – May 26, 2016 – The 92-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in La Crosse, Wisconsin is scheduled to open on Wednesday, June...

Cliff House Maine Names John Bradway as Director of Sales and Marketing

Cliff House Maine Names John Bradway as Director of Sales and Marketing

May 26, 2016

Cape Neddick, ME (May 26, 2016) – Cliff House Maine is pleased to announce the acquisition of a highly skilled and experienced hospitality leader, John...

Cheeca Lodge & Spa Website Relaunch Boosts Revenues by over 80%

Cheeca Lodge & Spa Website Relaunch Boosts Revenues by over 80%

May 26, 2016

Situated in Islamorada, Cheeca Lodge & Spa is a tropical paradise, perfect for every type of getaway. The property worked with HeBS Digital to relaunch...

New $37 Million Hotel Camiral Set to Open at PGA Catalunya Resort near Barcelona, Spain

New $37 Million Hotel Camiral Set to Open at PGA Catalunya Resort near Barcelona, Spain

May 26, 2016

(Girona, Spain – May 26, 2016) The team behind the world-leading PGA Catalunya Resort, near Barcelona, Spain, has confirmed that a new five-star hotel...

Venza Engages Puzzle Partner to Increase Brand Awareness and Solidify Thought Leadership Presence

Venza Engages Puzzle Partner to Increase Brand Awareness and Solidify Thought Leadership Presence

May 26, 2016

Toronto, CA, – May 26, 2016, Puzzle Partner Ltd., today announced that they have welcomed new client Venza, the leading global provider of solutions that...

The Townsend Hotel Selects Saflok, Extends Long-Term Partnership with Kaba

The Townsend Hotel Selects Saflok, Extends Long-Term Partnership with Kaba

May 26, 2016

At HITEC in New Orleans Visit Kaba in Booth #431 JUNE 20-23 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center   Historic Luxury Hotel Focuses on Guest...

Customer Service Expert Introduces B.W. Leadership Academy

Customer Service Expert Introduces B.W. Leadership Academy

May 26, 2016

(BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – May 26, 2016) – Dr. Bryan K. Williams, the leading expert on customer service, recently announced the launch of the B.W....

Buffalo Lodging Opens New TownePlace Suites by Marriott in Latham, New York

Buffalo Lodging Opens New TownePlace Suites by Marriott in Latham, New York

May 26, 2016

Latham, NY – May 26, 2016 – The 114-suite TownePlace Suites by Marriott in Latham, New York is now open for business. Located at 5 Forts Ferry...

U.S. Hotels Gain Incremental Negotiating Strength Over OTAs

U.S. Hotels Gain Incremental Negotiating Strength Over OTAs

May 26, 2016

Fitch Ratings-New York-26 May 2016: The balance of power has shifted in favor of U.S. hospitality companies in their tenuous relationship with online travel...

Vincent de Croock Appointed Director of Sales, Marketing & Events for Hyatt Times Square New York

Vincent de Croock Appointed Director of Sales, Marketing & Events for Hyatt Times Square New York

May 26, 2016

NEW YORK (May 26, 2016) — Hyatt Times Square New York is pleased to announce the appointment of Vincent de Croock as the Director of Sales, Marketing...

Silverwest Hotels Appoints Sherif Guirguis as Managing Director of Hotel Operations

Silverwest Hotels Appoints Sherif Guirguis as Managing Director of Hotel Operations

May 26, 2016

DENVER – May 26, 2016 – Silverwest Hotels LLC, a Denver-based investment and management company, today announced the appointment of Sherif Guirguis...

Are Your Bookings Getting Lost In Translation?

Are Your Bookings Getting Lost In Translation?

May 26, 2016

By tambo Travel is a hot commodity worldwide. Just within the past decade, the U. S. hotel industry has seen an uplift in international travelers, with large...

Managed by Kinseth Hospitality, New Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Mason City Opens in Iowa

Managed by Kinseth Hospitality, New Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Mason City Opens in Iowa

May 26, 2016

MASON CITY, Iowa and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Worldwide's (NYSE: HLT) Hampton by Hilton brand, the global mid-priced hotel that serves value-conscious and...

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