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From Bad to Worse for Wyndham

From Bad to Worse for Wyndham

August 27, 2015

By Scott Warner and Benjamin LambiotteLawyers often say “bad facts make bad law”. Combine that with weak legal arguments and, well, things can get really...

HX 2015 Celebrates 100 Years of IHMRS with a New Brand and Mission!

HX 2015 Celebrates 100 Years of IHMRS with a New Brand and Mission!

August 27, 2015

NEW YORK, NY - August 27, 2015 – Attendee registration is now open for the newly launched HX: The Hotel Experience (formally IHMRS), November 8-10, 2015 at...

Uniform System of Accounts for the Lodging Industry: Gross vs. Net Revenue Reporting

Uniform System of Accounts for the Lodging Industry: Gross vs. Net Revenue Reporting

August 27, 2015

Implementation of the11th Revised Edition of the Uniform System of Accounts for the Lodging Industry The 11th revised edition of the Uniform System of Accounts...

On the Eve of a New World Order

On the Eve of a New World Order

August 27, 2015

​by Georges Panayotis Of all economic activities, Tourism is undoubtedly one of the first to adapt to changes in individual behavior and economic...

A Boca Raton Man who has Filed Countless Federal ADA Lawsuits Against Florida Hotels - at it Again

A Boca Raton Man who has Filed Countless Federal ADA Lawsuits Against Florida Hotels - at it Again

Anthony Cave | Florida Keys Keynoter, (Marathon, Fla.) | August 27, 2015

Aug. 26--A Boca Raton man who has filed countless federal lawsuits since 2013 alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act at hotels is at it...

Taking it Easy on the Proof in Alcohol; A Movement in Beer and Cocktails

Taking it Easy on the Proof in Alcohol; A Movement in Beer and Cocktails

Arianna Auber | Austin American-Statesman | August 27, 2015

Aug. 27--When we drink alcohol, we aren't necessarily looking for its effects. We want the experience that surrounds it, the flavors that come with it. We...

RLHC and Shelbourne to Enter Joint Venture to Acquire The Quincy Hotel in Downtown Washington D.C.

RLHC and Shelbourne to Enter Joint Venture to Acquire The Quincy Hotel in Downtown Washington D.C.

August 27, 2015

Spokane, Wash., Aug. 27, 2015 – RLHC (Red Lion Hotels Corporation) (NYSE: RLH) announced today that a subsidiary of the company will enter into a joint...

Mayor of Baltimore Opposes Proposal to Sell City Owned Hilton Arguing City Could Lose Millions

Mayor of Baltimore Opposes Proposal to Sell City Owned Hilton Arguing City Could Lose Millions

Luke Broadwater | The Baltimore Sun | August 27, 2015

Aug. 27--Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Wednesday she opposes Council President Bernard C. "Jack" Young's proposal to sell the city-owned Hilton Hotel --...

New Edition of AHLEI’s Hospitality Industry Financial Accounting Textbook Reflects Changes to USALI

New Edition of AHLEI’s Hospitality Industry Financial Accounting Textbook Reflects Changes to USALI

August 27, 2015

Orlando, Florida, August 2015— The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) has published the fourth edition of Hospitality Industry Financial...

Ariane Systems White Paper Series 2015: Build or Buy Your Hotel Online Check-in Solution?

Ariane Systems White Paper Series 2015: Build or Buy Your Hotel Online Check-in Solution?

August 27, 2015

Part 2 : A checklist for self-service solutionsSelf-service solutions are quickly becoming a standard amenity in the global hotel market, as mobile-savvy...

Over 35 Million Traveling for Labor Day Says AAA, Highest Travel Volume Since 2008

Over 35 Million Traveling for Labor Day Says AAA, Highest Travel Volume Since 2008

August 27, 2015

AURORA, Ill.--August 27, 2015--AAA Travel projects 35.5 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Labor Day holiday weekend, the...

Hawaii’s Visitor Arrivals Set All-Time Record in July; More than Any Other Month in State History

Hawaii’s Visitor Arrivals Set All-Time Record in July; More than Any Other Month in State History

Dave Segal | The Honolulu Star-Advertiser | August 27, 2015

Aug. 27--More tourists came to Hawaii in July than any other month in state history. There were no unsightly sewage spills or storm runoffs to deter...

Oregon Shows Big Travel and Tourism Gains; 2015 on Pace for Record Year

Oregon Shows Big Travel and Tourism Gains; 2015 on Pace for Record Year

Terry Richard | The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. | August 27, 2015

Aug. 26--Big increases in visitors to Oregon coastal state parks and a July with 91 percent lodging occupancy in central Portland make 2015 shape up as a...

San Diego’s Town & Country Resort & Convention Center Getting an $80 million Reinvention

San Diego’s Town & Country Resort & Convention Center Getting an $80 million Reinvention

Lori Weisberg | The San Diego Union-Tribune | August 27, 2015

Aug. 27--Like a fading screen idol hoping for a revival, the more-than-half-century-old Town and Country resort is banking on an $80 million face-lift to...

Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port Hotel in Dania Beach to Undergo Major Renovation

Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port Hotel in Dania Beach to Undergo Major Renovation

Arlene Satchell | Sun Sentinel | August 27, 2015

Aug. 27--The Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Airport & Cruise Port Hotel in Dania Beach will undergo a major renovation to its 250 guest rooms and public areas, a...

North Central Group Breaks Ground on AC Hotel in Downtown Madison, Wisconsin

North Central Group Breaks Ground on AC Hotel in Downtown Madison, Wisconsin

August 27, 2015

North Central Group ("NCG") of Middleton, WI, a prominent Midwest owner, developer and operator of hotels, announced today that the company broke ground on the...

Autograph Collection Welcomes Kessler’s New Grand Bohemian Charleston Opening Later This Year

Autograph Collection Welcomes Kessler’s New Grand Bohemian Charleston Opening Later This Year

August 27, 2015

Bethesda, Md., August 27, 2015 – Autograph Collection Hotels, Marriott International’s curated portfolio of hotels recognized for celebrating...

DoubleTree by Hilton Nanuet in New York Debuts After Multi-Million Dollar Renovation and Rebranding

DoubleTree by Hilton Nanuet in New York Debuts After Multi-Million Dollar Renovation and Rebranding

August 27, 2015

NANUET, N.Y. and MCLEAN, Va. - DoubleTree by Hilton debuts its newest New York offering today with DoubleTree by Hilton Nanuet, a modern 156-room hotel located...

Owned and Operated by Grand Plaza Hotel, Sheraton® Bucharest Hotel Opens in Bucharest, Romania

Owned and Operated by Grand Plaza Hotel, Sheraton® Bucharest Hotel Opens in Bucharest, Romania

August 27, 2015

BUCHAREST, Romania--August 27, 2015-- Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced its market entry in Romania with the...

Choice Partners with Ceres Development and Orlean Enterprises to Develop Cambria Hotel & Suites

Choice Partners with Ceres Development and Orlean Enterprises to Develop Cambria Hotel & Suites

August 27, 2015

ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 27, 2015 -- Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's largest hotel companies, announced it has signed...

Resorts Casino Hotel Welcomes Leisure and Business Travelers to New Multi-Faceted Conference Center

Resorts Casino Hotel Welcomes Leisure and Business Travelers to New Multi-Faceted Conference Center

August 27, 2015

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (August 27, 2015) – Resorts Casino Hotel (Resorts) welcomed its first guests to experience the latest in audio-visual technology in a new...

Owned and Managed by PeachState Hospitality the 124-suite Residence Inn Set to Open in Augusta, GA

Owned and Managed by PeachState Hospitality the 124-suite Residence Inn Set to Open in Augusta, GA

August 27, 2015

Augusta, Georgia – August 27, 2015 – The 124-suite Residence Inn by Marriott in Augusta, Georgia is scheduled to open this Monday, August 31, 2015 and will...

Lotus Hotels to Transition Clarion Hotel in New Kensington, PA to Quality Inn & Suites

Lotus Hotels to Transition Clarion Hotel in New Kensington, PA to Quality Inn & Suites

Jodi Weigand | The Valley News-Dispatch, Tarentum, Pa. | August 27, 2015

Aug. 26--The Clarion Hotel on Tarentum Bridge Road in New Kensington is undergoing extensive renovations under new ownership that took over in July. The...

Timothy Tretton Joins Tropicana Entertainment as General Manager of MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa

Timothy Tretton Joins Tropicana Entertainment as General Manager of MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa

August 27, 2015

LAKE TAHOE, Nev., Aug. 27, 2015 -- Tropicana Entertainment Inc., one of the most respected companies in the gaming industry, announced today the...

Serge Ethuin Will Join the Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo as General Manager in December

Serge Ethuin Will Join the Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo as General Manager in December

August 27, 2015

Over the past year, Pierre Ferchaud brought to the Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo his expertise of the luxury hotel sector: his management style combining...

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