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RoamingAround Making Guests’ Experiences More Engaging with RoamView

RoamingAround Making Guests’ Experiences More Engaging with RoamView

August 26, 2014

Virtually placing guests in the center of each desired location and surrounding them with visual elements and interactive touchpoints will make your...

West Volusia CVB Selects Regatta Travel Solutions to Power Booking Engine on visitwestvolusia.com

West Volusia CVB Selects Regatta Travel Solutions to Power Booking Engine on visitwestvolusia.com

August 26, 2014

Charlottesville, Virginia (August 26, 2014) - Regatta Travel Solutions announced today that West Volusia Florida’s DMO (Destination Marketing...

Experts at Social Media, South Beach Group, Have Expectations Blown Away by Flip.to

Experts at Social Media, South Beach Group, Have Expectations Blown Away by Flip.to

August 26, 2014

ORLANDO, FL - AUGUST 2014 - The South Beach Group absolutely rocks social media. In fact, they have some of the most effective social marketing in the...

Real Hospitality Group Adds 12 New Construction Hotels

Real Hospitality Group Adds 12 New Construction Hotels

August 26, 2014

Expansion fueled by resurgence in new build projects, with 7 new locations opening this yearOcean City, Md. (August 26, 2014) - Executives at Real Hospitality...

Acceleration in Group Bookings to Drive Highest Occupancy Levels in 20 Years, Says PwC US

Acceleration in Group Bookings to Drive Highest Occupancy Levels in 20 Years, Says PwC US

August 26, 2014

August 26, 2104 - NEW YORK—An updated lodging forecast released today by PwC US anticipates stronger occupancy gains in 2014, setting the stage for 2015,...

Hotel Supply Fundamentals Provide a Roadmap for Future Construction

Hotel Supply Fundamentals Provide a Roadmap for Future Construction

August 26, 2014

By John B. Corgel, Jamie Lane, and Ryan SpeedMany important decisions in the economy come from comparisons of the descriptive – what is – and the normative...

Selecting a Hotel Management Company: A Decision Worth Millions

Selecting a Hotel Management Company: A Decision Worth Millions

August 26, 2014

​by Todd Isenstadt and Hans Detlefsen A Simple Approach to Measure Management Skill Do different hotel management companies produce significantly...

Technogym Partners with Marriott Marquis Washington, DC to Offer Most Advanced Wellness Experience

Technogym Partners with Marriott Marquis Washington, DC to Offer Most Advanced Wellness Experience

August 26, 2014

Largest Hospitality Installation Features Open Android-based User Platform enabling ‘Wellness on the Go’New York, N.Y. – AUGUST, 2014 - Technogym, a...

Magnolia Hotels Adds New St. Louis Property to Stash Hotel Rewards

Magnolia Hotels Adds New St. Louis Property to Stash Hotel Rewards

August 26, 2014

Offers Stash Points to Guests Just Days After Opening Its Doors ST. LOUIS, MO – August 26, 2014 – Magnolia Hotels today announced that it has added...

TSA Solutions’ Front Desk Upselling Program Increases Revenue & Staff Confidence Hilton Stockholm

TSA Solutions’ Front Desk Upselling Program Increases Revenue & Staff Confidence Hilton Stockholm

August 26, 2014

Luxury Swedish property notes increased revenue from premium guestrooms and amenities after implementing TSA Solutions’ Front Desk Upselling...

One Website, Multiple Personalities

One Website, Multiple Personalities

August 26, 2014

To boost bookings, hotel websites are becoming more personalized for users with dynamic content  By: Chris Jackson & Scott Van Hartesvelt August...

Exhibiting Efficiency: Cutting Costs as a Conference Attendee

Exhibiting Efficiency: Cutting Costs as a Conference Attendee

August 26, 2014

As conference attendance and corresponding costs rise, companies will be seeking ways to save on their total attendance expenses.August 26, 2104 Attending a...

International Body of Hotel Professionals to Establish Asia Research Office at PolyU

International Body of Hotel Professionals to Establish Asia Research Office at PolyU

August 26, 2014

26 August 2014 - The School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and the Hospitality Financial and Technology...

Accor Acquires 13 UK Properties in Line with HotelInvest Strategy; The Hotels Total 1,194 Rooms

Accor Acquires 13 UK Properties in Line with HotelInvest Strategy; The Hotels Total 1,194 Rooms

August 26, 2014

August 26, 2014 - Accor announces that HotelInvest, the Group’s hotel owner and investor business, has purchased a portfolio of 13 hotels from Tritax for a...

Visions Hotels Acquires the 199-room Holiday Inn in Amherst, NY for $4.5 Million

Visions Hotels Acquires the 199-room Holiday Inn in Amherst, NY for $4.5 Million

Emma Sapong | The Buffalo News, N.Y. | August 26, 2014

Aug. 25--The owner of one of the area's largest hotels has added one of the area's oldest lodging establishments to its portfolio. Corning-based Visions...

Tourism Boom Boosts Philippine Hotel Sector; Hotel Rooms in Metro Manila to Be Up 22.9% by Year-end

Tourism Boom Boosts Philippine Hotel Sector; Hotel Rooms in Metro Manila to Be Up 22.9% by Year-end

Doris C. Dumlao | Philippine Daily Inquirer, Manila / Asia News Network | August 26, 2014

Aug. 26--MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) -- Metro Manila's stock of hotel rooms will expand by 22.9 per cent year-on-year to end this year at 21,532 as...

Boca Raton, FL’s First Downtown Hotel, a 200-room Hyatt Place, Moves Closer to Reality

Boca Raton, FL’s First Downtown Hotel, a 200-room Hyatt Place, Moves Closer to Reality

Anne Geggis | Sun Sentinel | August 26, 2014

Aug. 26--Downtown Boca Raton's first hotel will add 12 stories to the skyline, according to plans that will go before the City Council next month. If built,...

Mortenson Construction Proposes AC Hotel by Marriott for Downtown Portland, Oregon City-Owned Site

Mortenson Construction Proposes AC Hotel by Marriott for Downtown Portland, Oregon City-Owned Site

Elliot Njus | The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. | August 26, 2014

Aug. 25--Mortenson Construction, the company picked to build a subsidized hotel to serve the Oregon Convention Center, is also proposing a 204-room hotel...

Retail Center, Hyatt Place Hotel Proposed for Aberdeen, Maryland

Retail Center, Hyatt Place Hotel Proposed for Aberdeen, Maryland

Bryna Zumer | The Aegis, Bel Air, Md. | August 26, 2014

Aug. 22--The Aberdeen area could soon get a new place to shop, and stay overnight, near the busy I-95 interchange at Route 22. Nikos Kapsis, the longtime...

The 355-key Hyatt Regency Suzhou Opens in Eastern China

The 355-key Hyatt Regency Suzhou Opens in Eastern China

August 26, 2014

CHICAGO (August 26, 2014) – Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced the opening of Hyatt Regency Suzhou in Suzhou, one of the most important...

Insignia Hospitality Group Set to Open 103-key Courtyard by Marriott Lubbock at Texas Tech Univ.

Insignia Hospitality Group Set to Open 103-key Courtyard by Marriott Lubbock at Texas Tech Univ.

August 26, 2014

Lubbock, Texas - August 26, 2014 - Courtyard by Marriott Lubbock at Texas Tech University is scheduled to open its doors tomorrow. Featuring an innovative...

New World Hotels Selected to Manage the 378-key New World Manila Bay Hotel Beginning in 2015

New World Hotels Selected to Manage the 378-key New World Manila Bay Hotel Beginning in 2015

August 26, 2014

26 August 2014 - New World Hotels has been appointed by New Coast Hotel, Inc. to manage New World Manila Bay Hotel effective 1 January 2015.  The hotel,...

South Dakota Secretary of Tourism Jim Hagen Named State Tourism Director of the Year

South Dakota Secretary of Tourism Jim Hagen Named State Tourism Director of the Year

August 26, 2014

LOUISVILLE, KY. (August 26, 2014) - South Dakota Secretary of Tourism Jim Hagen has been named State Tourism Director of the Year.The award is voted upon...

Vantage Hospitality Taps Mark Williams as New Group President

Vantage Hospitality Taps Mark Williams as New Group President

August 26, 2014

August 26, 2104 - CORAL SPRINGS, FL - When Vantage Hospitality Group entered into an agreement to acquire the America's Best Franchising brands (America's Best...

Mark Andrew Hired as Resort General Manager for Semiahmoo Resort, Golf, & Spa in Blaine, Washington

Mark Andrew Hired as Resort General Manager for Semiahmoo Resort, Golf, & Spa in Blaine, Washington

August 26, 2014

BLAINE, WASH. - August 26, 2014 - Semiahmoo Resort, Golf, & Spa, an iconic seaside resort located on the Semiahmoo Spit in Blaine, Wash., has hired Mark Andrew...

Geoff Lawson Named as VP & GM of The National Conference Center and West Belmont Place Event Center

Geoff Lawson Named as VP & GM of The National Conference Center and West Belmont Place Event Center

August 26, 2014

LEESBURG, Va., Aug. 26, 2014 - The National Conference Center announced today that Geoff Lawson has been named as the conference center's new vice...

Thompson Hotels & Resorts Appoints Three Executives to Thompson Miami Beach Management Team

Thompson Hotels & Resorts Appoints Three Executives to Thompson Miami Beach Management Team

August 26, 2014

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (August 26, 2014) - Thompson Hotels announces the appointment of three savvy industry leaders to the management team at the brand's first...

Naked Bootleg: Football Play Gives Game Plan to Hoteliers and Restaurateurs

Naked Bootleg: Football Play Gives Game Plan to Hoteliers and Restaurateurs

August 27, 2014

Interactive online specials, special events, amazing and genuine customer service, leadership required to weather the storm.Naked bootleg is a term used in...

Woodbury Corporation to Open the 136-suite Residence Inn Salt Lake City Murray in Utah Next Week

Woodbury Corporation to Open the 136-suite Residence Inn Salt Lake City Murray in Utah Next Week

August 27, 2014

Murray, Utah - August 27, 2014 - The 136-suite Residence Inn by Marriott in Murray, Utah is scheduled to open next week. Located at 171 East 5300 South, the...

Menin Hospitality Selects RoomKey as Preferred Mobile Travel Agent

Menin Hospitality Selects RoomKey as Preferred Mobile Travel Agent

August 27, 2014

Menin Hospitality brings mobile check-in, room selection, and smartphone 

ME by Melia Brand to Debut in the U.S. with the 129-key New-Build ME Miami to Open Spring 2015

ME by Melia Brand to Debut in the U.S. with the 129-key New-Build ME Miami to Open Spring 2015

August 27, 2014

MIAMI, Aug. 27, 2014  -- Today, Melia Hotels International, one of the world's largest resort hotel chains, announced their next major launch; ME Miami,...

It’s Not All About Millennnials - Fall Travel Expected to Increase Across All Generations

It’s Not All About Millennnials - Fall Travel Expected to Increase Across All Generations

August 27, 2014

Boomers and GI/Silents Take the Lead McLean, VA, August 27, 2014 - Travel is expected to increase across all generations this fall according to a national...

Independent Operators Use Maestro PMS 2-Way Expedia QuickConnect Interface to Save Time and Money

Independent Operators Use Maestro PMS 2-Way Expedia QuickConnect Interface to Save Time and Money

August 27, 2014

Why? The Expedia Interface Eliminates Manual Reservation Re-Keying, Maintains Accurate Real-Time Inventory Updates, Provides Optimized Rates to all Online...

New Date for the International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York; To Occur March 8-10, 2015

New Date for the International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York; To Occur March 8-10, 2015

August 27, 2014

NEW YORK, NY, August 27, 2014 -The International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York has just announced that they have new dates for the 2015 event. To...

Hyatt Herald Square New York Appoints Key Management Roles; Candice Cancino Named General Manager

Hyatt Herald Square New York Appoints Key Management Roles; Candice Cancino Named General Manager

August 27, 2014

Gunnar Steden and Nina Jones Join as Food & Beverage Director and Director of Sales & MarketingNEW YORK (August 27, 2014) - Hyatt Herald Square New York, set...

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Names Thomas Mangas Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Names Thomas Mangas Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

August 27, 2014

August 27, 2014 - STAMFORD, Conn. - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced that Thomas B. Mangas has been named Executive Vice...

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