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STR: Super Bowl Impact Exceeds Expectations For Atlanta Hotels

Hospitality Net - February 18, 2019 - 10:04am
BROOMFIELD, Colorado -- Atlanta hotel performance growth exceeded projections during Super Bowl LIII weekend, but ranked below the average of the previous eight host markets, according to an analysis by STR's Consulting & Analytics office.During the...
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Hospitality Financial Leadership Roger Penske & The Hotel PMS | By David Lund

Hospitality Net - February 18, 2019 - 9:43am
I had a chance meeting with Roger Penske in the parking lot behind the paddock in October 1994 at the Indy Car Grand Prix of Monterey in Laguna Seca, California. It was the end of qualifying on Saturday and his pilot and fellow Canadian, Paul Tracy ...
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Trump's sons are running the business -- and their big hotel expansion is at a standstill

Hospitality Net - February 18, 2019 - 4:35am
The first Scion would open in the Mississippi Delta in early 2018. A second line of hotels, called American Idea, would soon follow, with three in Mississippi and more than a dozen elsewhere. In all, the Trump Organization said it had preliminary ag...
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Jackson-Shaw Begins Construction on 252-Room AC Hotel by Marriott in Fort Worth, Texas

Hospitality Net - February 18, 2019 - 4:23am
Jackson-Shaw, a national real estate development company headquartered in North Texas, today commenced construction on the 252-room, 16-story AC Hotel Fort Worth in downtown Fort Worth. When the property opens in the fall of 2020, it will be the fir...
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Why Didn't You Hear What I Was Thinking? | By Don Kermath

Hospitality Net - February 18, 2019 - 4:08am
You can tell you are in the presence of an exceptional listener when they seem to know what you are thinking and feeling. It's as if they are one part telepath and one part empath - simultaneously reading your mind and sensing your feelings. And the...
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Interstate Hotels & Resorts and Baptist Health Debut the New Hilton Miami Dadeland

Hospitality Net - February 18, 2019 - 4:03am
Following a ribbon cutting ceremony that took place yesterday, Baptist Health South Florida and Interstate Hotels & Resorts unveiled the new Hilton Miami Dadeland, an innovative hotel in the Kendall area of Miami with a distinct focus on wellnes...
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Are travel companies ready for the digital revolution?

Hospitality Net - February 18, 2019 - 2:47am
According to the World Economic Forum, digitisation in the aviation, travel and tourism industries is expected to create up to USD305 billion in value through increased profitability up to 2025. This should make digitisation a key priority for the t...
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Winning at Wellness in 2019: Five Rules for Succeeding | By Babs Harrison

Hospitality Net - February 15, 2019 - 9:38am
Everybody wants a piece of this action.I cannot tell you how many wellness-related press releases and emails cross my desk in a given week, and I literally cannot tell you because I have ceased trying to keep up. Within a year most will be forgotten...
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New Marriott Autograph Collection hotel to open across from the Daytona International Speedway

Hospitality Net - February 15, 2019 - 6:54am
Daytona Beach's first full-service hotel situated next to the famed Daytona International Speedway, is slated to open this spring as The DAYTONA, an Autograph Collection property. The modern, boutique hotel will anchor the new retail, dining, a...
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Hyatt Named To 2019 Fortune "100 Best Companies To Work For" List By Great Place To Work For Sixth Consecutive Year

Hospitality Net - February 15, 2019 - 5:00am
CHICAGO - Hyatt has been named today to the 2019 FORTUNE "100 Best Companies to Work For" list, an annual ranking of companies with outstanding workplace cultures according to global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work and FORTUNE. Hyat...
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Employees Rank Hilton the Best Place to Work in the U.S.

Hospitality Net - February 15, 2019 - 4:50am
MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton (NYSE: HLT) has been recognized for its exceptional workplace culture, earning the highest honor on the 2019 Fortune Best Companies to Work For in the U.S. list. In its fourth consecutive year on the list, Hilton has become the ...
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St. Louis, MO-Based Midas Hospitality Opens Third Hotel in Charlotte, NC

Hospitality Net - February 15, 2019 - 4:05am
Midas Hospitality - a leading hotel development, management and investment firm - recently opened its third Marriott property in Charlotte, NC. Located at 5110 Trojan Dr., the 119-room Residence Inn by Marriott is a four-story, 82,000-square-foot ho...
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Preferred Hotels & Resorts Welcomes 15 New Member Hotels

Hospitality Net - February 15, 2019 - 3:59am
NEWPORT BEACH, CALIFORNIA - Preferred Hotels & Resorts - the world's largest independent hotel brand representing more than 700 distinctive hotels, resorts, and residences across 85 countries - is pleased to announce the growth of its global portfol...
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Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Celebrates Top Five Ranking and Ten Years on FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For List

Hospitality Net - February 15, 2019 - 3:41am
SAN FRANCISCO - Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants announced it was named the fifth best company to work for on the 22nd annual FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work Forlist, which is compiled based on surveyed employee feedback of their workplace culture. K...
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D-edge Hospitality Solutions: The Marriage Of Technology & Marketing

Hospitality Net - February 15, 2019 - 3:18am
Availpro, a leading & highly acknowledged hotel technology provider, and Fastbooking, an expert in digital marketing solutions, are joining forces to create a new brand and a new value proposition for the hospitality industry.With a portfolio of mor...
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The Mobile-First World Creates Tremendous Revenue Potential for Hoteliers | By Max Starkov

Hospitality Net - February 15, 2019 - 3:04am
The shift from desktop to mobile and tablet devices continued its steady pace in 2018. More than 58% of web visitors and more than 51% of page views were generated from mobile devices last year, compared to 38% of web visitors and 40% of page views ...
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The Oaklander Hotel Opens in Pittsburgh, PA on February 28, 2019

Hospitality Net - February 15, 2019 - 3:03am
The Oaklander Hotel is scheduled to open on Thursday, February 28, 2019, along with its highly anticipated restaurant, Spirits & Tales. The Oaklander is located on Bigelow Boulevard across from Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall, next to the for...
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STR: Canada Hotel Results For Week Ending 9 February

Hospitality Net - February 15, 2019 - 2:56am
HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee -- The Canadian hotel industry recorded mostly positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 3-9 February 2019, according to data from STR.In comparison with the week of 4-10 Februa...
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STR: US Hotel Results For Week Ending 9 February

Hospitality Net - February 15, 2019 - 2:53am
HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee -- The U.S. hotel industry reported positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 3-9 February 2019, according to data from STR.In comparison with the week of 4-10 February 2018, th...
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The Hotel Love Match: How to Connect The Right Hotel Technology with the Right Traveler | By Margaret Ady

Hospitality Net - February 15, 2019 - 2:48am
We say, "It's actually not so hard." One of the solutions to the tech problem is for hotels to re-evaluate the way they prioritize and integrate technology. Instead of beginning with a laundry list of possible technologies to implement (i.e., mobile...
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