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Founder of Extended-Stay, Jack DeBoer, Honored With ISHC Pioneer Award at ALIS

ISHC | February 25, 2019

Los Angeles (21 February 2019): The International Society of Hospitality Consultants (ISHC) in partnership with the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) recognized Jack DeBoer, the founder of extended-stay, with the prestigious Pioneer Award. Andrea Belfanti, Executive Director of ISHC, commented, "Jack DeBoer is extremely deserving of this award and ISHC is honored to be able to give it to him. As the pioneer of the extended-stay concept over 40 years ago, his vision has forever changed the landscape of the hospitality industry. Today the extended-stay segment is even more relevant to our industry than ever before and continues to...

Beekeeper Wins ALIS Tech Challenge; Deemed Hottest Technology for 2019

Beekeeper | January 29, 2019

Operational communication platform chosen No. 1 for its ability to help owners improve their bottom lines; Visit Beekeeper in the ALIS Tech Lounge thru Jan. 30 Los Angeles, Jan. 29, 2019 — Beekeeper continues to dominate in the hospitality technology space, this time being named "Hottest Technology 2019" during the America's Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) inaugural "ALIS Tech Challenge: What's Hot in Technology?" competition held here yesterday. Beekeeper was one of five hotel technology companies vying for this top honor (participants included 4DPresence/4Dp Live, Intelity, myDigitalOffice, Spaceez, and Travelsify). Judges were...

Beekeeper Reveals Game-Changing Capability at ALIS

Beekeeper | January 28, 2019

New 'Locations' features empower multi-property management companies and brand enterprises to impact employee engagement locally and scale globally; Visit Beekeeper in the ALIS Tech Lounge Jan. 28 to 30 in Los Angeles San Francisco, Jan. 28, 2019 — Just how engaged are a hotel's employees? A robust set of new features from Beekeeper will be unveiled today at the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) that will make it fast and easy for multi-property management companies and global brand enterprises to better gauge and impact engagement. Called "Locations", this new feature set means that Beekeeper is the only product...

Beekeeper Vying to Be Named Hospitality’s Hottest Technology at ALIS 2019

Beekeeper | January 22, 2019

Operational communication platform improving hotels' bottom lines, reducing employee turnover, and helping hoteliers to better compete in the digital age San Francisco, Jan. 22, 2019 — When you're hailed as a "Top Rated Operations Product of 2019" for employee engagement and the technology is designed by a company ranked among the "Top 10 Best Places to Work in Hotel Tech 2019," then it's logical to be spotlighted during the highly anticipated America's Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS). Next week, Beekeeper will be one of five companies vying for the "Hottest Technology 2019" title during "The New ALIS Tech Challenge: What's Hot i...

ALIS Names the 2018 Award Winners for Developments, Single Asset Transactions and M&A of the Year

Northstar Travel Group | January 29, 2018

Today the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS), honored the executives and companies responsible for the most influential hotel industry deals in 2017 with the prestigious ALIS awards. The winners were announced on Wednesday, January 24th, during the ALIS conference, which ran from January 22-24, 2018 at the JW Marriott and Microsoft Theater at L.A. LIVE. Nominees for the awards are evaluated based on outstanding business performance in various industry sectors. In the category of Development of the Year (Full Service) 2017 (includes branded and unbranded – luxury and upper upscale chain scales, and casinos), the winner was t...

Research Uncovers Increased Intermediation in Groups and Meetings Market Segment

Kalibri Labs | January 24, 2018

January 24, 2018, Los Angeles, CA – Today at the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) held at the JW Marriott & Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, Kalibri Labs previewed their latest study that encompasses the groups and meetings market segment of the hotel industry. This in-depth look at a critical component of the hotel business mix provides key metrics that reveal the increased intermediation the groups and meetings segment has been experiencing and where it is expected to go next.
 The full report will be released in the coming weeks, but the preview contained five key takeaways uncovering the size, process and c...

Center Stage at ALIS: An HVS Perspective

Tanya J. Pierson | February 6, 2017

By Tanya J. Pierson , Kasia M. Russell , Jessica White The 2017 ALIS conference registered the strongest attendance since 2008, with the theme of "Please Stand By…" reflecting the uncertainty regarding the outlook for the hotel industry at this time. It was also the platform for the introduction of Hilton's newest soft brand, Tapestry by Hilton. And the consensus is… While many were speculative entering the second half of 2016, ALIS attendees were cautiously optimistic about 2017 given recent gains in the stock market and the pro-business focus of the new administration. The industry has experienced a "soft landin...

ALIS Conference 2017 – Recap

Robert A. Rauch, CHA | February 2, 2017

By Robert A. Rauch, CHA This year's ALIS Conference in Los Angeles was very interesting because nobody knew going in whether or not it would be upbeat. The elections were contentious to say the least and there are still some hard feelings around the country but at ALIS it was all business. STR came out with their 2017 forecast, Hilton added Tapestry, Marriott set up an "innovation lab" and Kalibri Labs announced insightful findings about how much share the OTAs take from the pie. STR Forecast STR's Jan Freitag is forecasting 2.5 percent RevPAR growth in 2017 and many feel he is being conservative. That comes after a year of RevPAR growt...

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