AH&LA Names 2014 Board of Directors
February 21, 2014 10:50am
"AH&LA has undergone a major transformation that brings together the entire industry under one national umbrella, focuses the association on advocacy, and allows the industry to speak with one strong voice." said AH&LA President/CEO Katherine Lugar. "Our new board of directors is an outstanding group of leaders representing every segment of the industry, who will provide the thought leadership and guidance to ensure that AH&LA is positioned to deliver real value to hoteliers throughout the country."
The new board of directors was appointed by the AH&LA Nominating Committee and AH&LA Bylaws Task Force. A new board was selected to reflect the completely new strategic direction and membership model passed last June by a vote of association members.
"The Nominating Committee reviewed submissions from hundreds of hoteliers who were eager to serve a role on the new AH&LA board," said Jim Abrahamson, AH&LA vice chair, CEO of Interstate Hotels & Resorts, and the chair of the AH&LA Nominating Committee. "From brands to management companies to independent owners, this board is a veritable who's who of our industry."
"The new AH&LA board of directors is truly reflective of the association's new membership model," said John Fitzpatrick, AH&LA chair, and president/CEO of Fitzpatrick Hotel Group, North America. "We have a strong group in place to drive the association forward to create a unified and sustained presence and better position AH&LA to tackle the myriad of issues the industry faces."
For a complete list of board members, click here, http://www.ahla.com.
Contact: Kathryn Potter
Hotel Industry Commends Congressional Action on $1.1 Billion Zika Funding, House Passage of 6-Month Overtime Rule Delay
Bipartisan Group of Senators Sends Letter to SASC, HASC Leaders Urging Repeal of Per Diem Rate Cuts
Hotel, Travel Industries Join Forces to Urge Congressional Action on Zika Funding
AH&LA Issues Statement on GSA's Per Diem Rates for 2017
Hospitality Industry Adds 45,000 Jobs in July
Hotel Industry Praises Rep. Schrader Overtime Bill, Calls for Congressional Action
Setting the Record Straight on Mandatory Resort Fees
How Hoteliers Can Protect Against USB Attacks
Miami Report Reveals $76 Million of Airbnb Revenue in Miami Came From Operators Listing Multiple Units for Rent
E&C Committee Takes up Hotel Booking Scams as Travel Season Gets Underway
AH&LA Honors Outstanding Hotel Employees and Properties at Annual Stars of the Industry Celebration
Chicago Analysis Reveals 96% of Airbnb Revenue Came From Operators Listing Units for Rent More Than 30 Days a Year
Backed by AH&LA, Amendment Passed Repealing Per Diem Rate Cuts for Defense Department Personnel
Phase II of Penn State Study Reveals Airbnb Revenue in Los Angeles Driven by "Illegal Hotels"
Phoenix Report Reveals 85% of Airbnb Operators Listed Properties for Rent More than 30 Days, Bringing in $41 Million in Profits
AH&LA Submits Statement to House Small Business Subcommittee on Short-Sighted NLRB Joint Employer Rule
Legislation in Virginia to Rein In the Rise of Commercial Operators in the Short-Term Rental Marketplace
HFTP Allied Partners to Hold Co-located Meetings with HITEC 2016
Hotel Industry Commends Senators Klobuchar, Fischer on 911 Direct Dial Leadership
Point – Counterpoint: Travel Tech and AH&LA Have Polar Opposite Views on How Best to Protect Consumers from Online Booking Scams
Please login or register to post a comment.