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Top 20 Destinations Shopped for Third Quarter 2014

Top 20 Destinations Shopped for Third Quarter 2014

October 17, 2014

According to nSight Travel Intelligence, New York and Paris Maintain #1 Positions While Boston and Dubai Show Increases in Popularity for U.S. and...

Staggering Wage Disparities Between Men and Women Across U.S. and Europe

Staggering Wage Disparities Between Men and Women Across U.S. and Europe

October 17, 2014

The Monster Wage Index Report Finds That Men Earn 29% More than their Female Colleagues in the U.S.Weston, MA - October 16, 2014 - Monster (NYSE:MWW) in...

The Return of Hotel Financing and What to Consider

The Return of Hotel Financing and What to Consider

October 17, 2014

​by Ashish AminDriven by rising room rates, demand, and limited supply growth, hotel acquisition financing/refinancing looks to be back in full swing....

Seven Hotels Planned for Disney’s New Flamingo Crossings Development

Seven Hotels Planned for Disney’s New Flamingo Crossings Development

Sandra Pedicini | Orlando Sentinel | October 17, 2014

Oct. 17--The developer of the first two hotels at Disney's Flamingo Crossings said Thursday he plans to build seven hotels on the property within the next...

A Mosquito Interrupted My Guest Experience

A Mosquito Interrupted My Guest Experience

October 17, 2014

By Roberta Nedry Late afternoon, lazing in our cabana chairs outside our room, next to the pool, overlooking the beach, waiting for our first cocktail as...

10 Ways Hotels Can Get More Out of Social

10 Ways Hotels Can Get More Out of Social

October 17, 2014

With all the myriad ways for hotels to use social media, we thought it might be useful to highlight 10 fundamentals of how hotels can get more out of social...

The Stock Market vs. The Hotel Industry

The Stock Market vs. The Hotel Industry

October 17, 2014

By Jean Francois Mourier The history of the stock market… I’m sure it’s not a topic but that should change right now. Why? Because hoteliers and...

Benchmark Resorts & Hotels and Personal Luxury Resorts & Hotels Celebrate “National Chili Month”

Benchmark Resorts & Hotels and Personal Luxury Resorts & Hotels Celebrate “National Chili Month”

October 17, 2014

Chefs from 10 Luxury Resorts Put Their Spin on an Iconic American Dish The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, October, 2014 … It's as American as apple pie and...

Zaplox Delivers Leading Edge Technology Mobile Key System to Hotel Schani Vienna

Zaplox Delivers Leading Edge Technology Mobile Key System to Hotel Schani Vienna

October 17, 2014

Lund October 2014: The innovative mobile key service and system, developed by Zaplox AB, is now part of Hotel Schani for better guest...

Winegardner & Hammons, Inc. Receives Highest Honor from Marriott International

Winegardner & Hammons, Inc. Receives Highest Honor from Marriott International

October 17, 2014

Marriott International National Association (MINA) Conference Recognizes WHI with Partnership Circle Award, Service Excellence and Food & Beverage...

Qliq Damansara Selects Newmarket Solution to Empower Business Management

Qliq Damansara Selects Newmarket Solution to Empower Business Management

October 17, 2014

Delphi.fdc enables iconic hotel with "next generation" in mindOctober 17, 2014 - Portsmouth, NH - Qliq Damansara Hotel ("Qliq Damansara"), managed by the...

Airbnb Making Tens of Millions of Dollars off Illegal Listings in NYC, says Attorney General

Airbnb Making Tens of Millions of Dollars off Illegal Listings in NYC, says Attorney General

Cristian Salazar | amNewYork, New York | October 17, 2014

Oct. 16--Airbnb, the popular online platform for renting out couches and spare rooms, is earning tens of millions of dollars off illegal listings in New York...

Cornell Studies Demonstrate How Eye Tracking Creates a Window to Consumers’ Thoughts

Cornell Studies Demonstrate How Eye Tracking Creates a Window to Consumers’ Thoughts

October 17, 2014

Ithaca, NY, October, 2014 - A recent exploratory study sponsored by the Center for Hospitality Research (CHR) at Cornell University sheds new light on how...

Same-sex Marriage Welcomed by Las Vegas Strip Resorts & Tourism Officials

Same-sex Marriage Welcomed by Las Vegas Strip Resorts & Tourism Officials

J.D. Morris | Las Vegas Sun | October 17, 2014

Oct. 17--At the Aria's wedding chapel, spouses-to-be can choose from two lounges in which to prepare themselves for the big ceremony: one for grooms and...

MGM Resorts Selling Gold Strike Hotel & Casino to JETT Gaming

MGM Resorts Selling Gold Strike Hotel & Casino to JETT Gaming

J.D. Morris | Las Vegas Sun | October 17, 2014

Oct. 16--MGM Resorts International is selling another casino. MGM announced today it has entered into an agreement to sell the Gold Strike in Jean to JETT...

Lawsuit Accuses Bay State Regulators of Bias In Choosing Wynn Over Mohegan Sun

Lawsuit Accuses Bay State Regulators of Bias In Choosing Wynn Over Mohegan Sun

Matthew Sturdevant | The Hartford Courant | October 17, 2014

Oct. 17--The city of Revere, Mass., and a union of employees at Suffolk Downs racetrack where Mohegan Sun planned to build a casino are suing the...

Small Business Jobs, Common Sense Win the Day in San Diego Wage Fight

Small Business Jobs, Common Sense Win the Day in San Diego Wage Fight

October 17, 2014

AH&LA applauds San Diego Small Business Coalition for its work to preserve jobsWashington, D.C. - October 16, 2014 - The San Diego County Registrar recently...

Jumeirah Boosts Chinese Portfolio to Eight Hotels

Jumeirah Boosts Chinese Portfolio to Eight Hotels

Issac John ? Associate Business Editor | Khaleej Times, Dubai, United Arab Emirates | October 17, 2014

Oct. 17--China is a significant market for global luxury hotel company Dubai: Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company, will operate three more...

Lady Vista, LLC & Starwood to Develop Aloft Columbia Downtown, Columbia, SC

Lady Vista, LLC & Starwood to Develop Aloft Columbia Downtown, Columbia, SC

October 17, 2014

Aloft Columbia Downtown to open in early 2016 in the City’s Revitalized Downtown Arts and Entertainment District, The Vista STAMFORD, Conn.- Starwood Hotels...

Hyatt & Hotel Equities Open the 81-room Hyatt Place Savannah Airport

Hyatt & Hotel Equities Open the 81-room Hyatt Place Savannah Airport

October 17, 2014

CHICAGO (October, 2014) – Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) and Hotel Equities today announce the opening of Hyatt Place Savannah Airport. The 81-room hotel...

Frontera Hotel Group Assumes Management of Three Hotels In Texas And Louisiana

Frontera Hotel Group Assumes Management of Three Hotels In Texas And Louisiana

October 17, 2014

Frontera Hotel Group has been awarded management responsibility for three hotels:the 88-room Holiday Inn Express & Suites in the Dallas suburb of DeSoto,...

Rosewood Mayakoba Appoints Daniel Scott as Managing Director

Rosewood Mayakoba Appoints Daniel Scott as Managing Director

October 17, 2014

Riviera Maya, MEXICO - October 17, 2014 - Rosewood Hotels & Resorts today announced Daniel Scott has assumed the position of Managing Director of Rosewood...

DePalma Hotels & Resorts Appoints Scott Tarwater as Executive Vice President-Development

DePalma Hotels & Resorts Appoints Scott Tarwater as Executive Vice President-Development

October 17, 2014

Arlington, Tx. - October 17, 2014 - Arlington, Texas based DePalma Hotels & Resorts has appointed industry veteran Scott Tarwater as Executive Vice...

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