World’s Top 30 Indoor Entertainment Centers: Theme Parks Focus on Education and Entertainment Part 2
July 11, 2013
A Profile of the World's Top 30 Largest Indoor Entertainment Centers
By Jeff Coy, ISHC
Ten (10) of the world's top 30 largest indoor entertainment centers...
Trey Matheu Named as Inaugural General Manager of Salamander Resort & Spa Set to Open in Virginia
July 3, 2013
Penny Kriel Appointed as Spa Director
MIDDLEBURG, VA (July 3, 2012) - Salamander Hotels & Resorts has appointed Trey Matheu as the new - and inaugural -...
Infor BI 10x Invigorates Decision-Making
July 10, 2013
Advanced Analytics, Social Collaboration, and Stunning Dashboards Boost Experiential Value for Business Intelligence
NEW YORK - July 10,...
What I Learned About Video on August 1, 1981
July 8, 2013
2013 copyright Hospitality Upgrade
by James Lingle
Unless you are of a certain age, you are probably wondering what is so important about...
Nobody Asked Me, But…No. 106; What Is A Hotel Manager?; Quote of the Month / Stanley Turkel
July 29, 2013
By Stanley Turkel, CMHS, ISHC
1. What Is A Hotel Manager?
In 1963, the Loews Hotel Corporation published a small booklet with 18 black and white...
Google to Provide Detailed Information on Countries that are Often the Origin of Infected Websites
| dpa, Berlin | July 10, 2013
July 10--BERLIN -- Google users will soon be able to call up detailed information about countries that are often the origin of infected websites and other...
Hotel V Forges New Social Connections in First Month with Flip.to
July 12, 2013
Orlando, FL — July 16 , 2013 — Flip.to is the brand advocate platform that helps hotels boost brand awareness and earn new guests with the help of their...
SiteMinder Named a Global Channel Manager Vendor for Hyatt Hotels & Resorts
July 2, 2013
July 2, 2013 -- Global online distributor, SiteMinder, has today been named one of the preferred channel manager vendors for global hotel chain, Hyatt...
Thayer Lodging Group Acquires the 338-room Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco
July 1, 2013
NEW YORK, July 1, 2013 -- Thayer Lodging Group, a privately held investment company that produces strong Alpha Returns for investors in hotel real estate,...
When Is a Hilton Not a Hilton?
July 9, 2013
by Bruce Humphrey
Hilton is one of if not the most recognizable hotel brand names in the world today. So how can a Hilton hotel not be what it claims to...
Mexico’s 507-room Hotel Riu Yucatan Reopens Following Extensive Renovation
July 31, 2013
Palma de Majorca. 31st July 2013 - Following an extensive renovation, RIU Hotels & Resorts reopened this Saturday July 27th the hotel Riu Yucatan. This resort,...
World’s Top 30 Indoor Entertainment Centers: Major Theme Parks Are Going Indoors, Part 1
Anchored by Shopping Malls, Hotels, Waterparks & Casinos; KidZania is fastest-growing in edutainment
The 200-room Park Inn by Radisson Rustaveli Tbilisi to Open in Tbilisi, Georgia in Q3 2015
09 Jul 2013 - Carlson Rezidor, one of the ten largest hotel groups worldwide and the leading international hotel operator in Russia/CIS, announces the Park Inn...
Hilton Worldwide Finds Solution They’re Looking for in UniFocus Time and Attendance and LMS Systems
July 16, 2013
DALLAS - JULY 16TH, 2013 - UniFocus, the leader in Labor Management solutions for the hospitality industry, is pleased to announce that Hilton Worldwide,...
Demand for Maestro from Casino Hotels; NORTHWIND Announces Konami Casino Gaming System Interface
Maestro Ideal for Independent Resort Casinos; NORTHWIND-Konami Relationship Creates Greater Guest Convenience; Total-Property Rewards Tracking and Guest...
Renovation Launched for Boca Raton, Florida’s Waterstone Resort & Marina – a DoubleTree by Hilton
BOCA RATON, Fla. - July 31, 2013 - DoubleTree by Hilton, AWH Partners, LLC and The Lane Organization, LLC today announced the launch of a dramatic...
New Castle Opens Dual-Branded Marriotts in Downtown Syracuse, New York
SYRACUSE, N.Y. - July 31, 2013 - Officials of New Castle Hotels and Resorts, a leading hotel owner, operator and developer, and RHS Holdings, LLC, a prominent,...
Google+ to Surpass Facebook by 2016 - Hotels Need to Get Into the Game
With Google+ jockeying to replace Facebook as the No. 1 social media channel in the not-too-distant future, hoteliers need to expand their social media...
Brazilian Hotel Chain Selects eRevMax for Maximising Online Revenue
July 23, 2013
Bourbon Hotels & Resorts Uses RateTiger for Rate and Inventory Management
Sao Paulo, Brazil, 23 July 2013: Bourbon Hotels & Resorts, one of the major...
Budgeting for 2014? Remember Reputation Management Plus Social Media / Web / Mobile Marketing
Lodging Interactive, the award winning full-service digital marketing and social media engagement agency exclusively servicing the hospitality industry, says...
White Lodging Assumes Management of Hilton Garden Inn and Hampton Inn in West Palm Beach, Florida
MERRILLVILLE, Ind., July 3, 2013 -- White Lodging is pleased to announce it has officially taken over the management of the Hilton Garden Inn and Hampton Inn...
HeBS Digital Empowers Hoteliers to Fight Back and Shift Share from the OTAs
HeBS Digital invites hoteliers to "Shift Share from the OTAs to the Property Website" with a Summer promotion, offering substantial savings of 20% off website...
Hyatt Plans to Enter the All-Inclusive Resort Segment in Partnership with Playa Hotels & Resorts
July 19, 2013
CHICAGO (July 19, 2013) – Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced that a wholly owned Hyatt subsidiary plans to enter the all-inclusive segment in...
New Google Maps for Desktop and What it Means for Hoteliers / Denise Cooper
July 26, 2013
Google is rolling out a new immersive map experience for the web – fully interactive and tailored just for you. The more you use the map, the more it...
Valencia Group Launches New Lone Star Court Website - Texas Nostalgia Meets Modern Day
Vizergy® Paints Unique Digital Canvas to Ramp Up Revenue
Jacksonville, FL (July 31, 2013) - Vizergy Digital Travel Marketing has designed a new custom...