News for the Hospitality Executive
|AUSTIN, TEXAS (July 6, 2009) – To assure
top-notch education sessions,
exciting exhibits and useful networking opportunities, the planning for
HITEC 2010 has already begun. Hospitality Financial and Technology
Professionals (HFTP®) recently announced the 2010 Hospitality
Industry Technology Exposition and Conference (HITEC®) Advisory
Council, with council co-chairs Cindy Estis Green, managing partner of
The Estis Group and Allison Morris, CHTP, president of ForEm
Consultants. HITEC 2010 is slated for June 21 – 24 at the Orange County
Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.
"The HITEC Advisory Council is eager to dive into the planning for 2010 and we look forward to introducing cutting edge technology to the educational sessions," said Estis Green. "The high level of expertise in the incoming advisory council bodes well for an innovative and stimulating lineup for the 2010 educational program."
"I am honored to be appointed as the advisory council co-chair for HITEC 2010," said Morris. "Preparations for the educational and general sessions have already begun as we continue to raise the bar with new and relevant sessions. HITEC 2010 in Orlando will be a world class event with a program that addresses topics that are on the forefront of our industry."
The HITEC 2010 Advisory Council includes:
For more information about HITEC, contact the HFTP Meetings & Special Events Department at firstname.lastname@example.org, (800) 646-4387 or +1 (512) 249-5333.
HFTP, Austin, Texas, USA and Maastricht, The Netherlands, founded in 1952, is the global professional association for financial and technology personnel working in hotels, clubs and other hospitality-related businesses. HFTP provides first class educational opportunities, research and publications to more than 4,800 members globally, including the premiere hospitality technology conference HITEC, founded in 1972. HFTP also awards the only hospitality specific certifications for accounting and technology — the Certified Hospitality Accountant Executive (CHAE) and the Certified Hospitality Technology Professional (CHTP) designations. HFTP was founded in the USA as the National Association of Hotel Accountants. For more information, visit www.hftp.org.
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