Latest Hotel Industry News

STR: US hotel results for week ending 29 October

2016-11-04 04:20:31 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The U.S. hotel industry reported positive results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 23- 29 October 2016, according to data from STR.In year-over-year comparisons, the industry's occupancy... Read more

New Concur Data Shows Airbnb Business is Growing Quickly Among Corporate Travelers

2016-11-04 02:55:51 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Concur, an SAP (NYSE: SAP) company and the world's leading provider of integrated travel and expense management solutions, today released an in-depth analysis based on a subset of Concur customer data... Read more

Stefan Huber

2016-11-04 02:18:06 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet staff

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Jeremy Craft

2016-11-04 02:17:49 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet staff

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Hotel CEOs Have a Payday 2016 | By Keith Kefgen and Andrew Hazelton

2016-11-04 02:02:44 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

When we began our careers in the hotel business, it was widely thought that our industry paid executives rather poorly. Is that still true today? If CEO pay is any indication, it appears that stigma needs to change.... Read more

Reimagine revenue management |

2016-11-04 02:00:01 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Search engines, OTAs, review sites, metas and other tools have changed the way travellers look and book rooms. But revenue management has remained the same during my fifteen years working in the business. We are... Read more

HSMAI Releases Report on Revenue Management Leadership

2016-11-04 01:58:28 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) announces the release of Portrait of Revenue Management Leadership. The report examines the results of a recent survey of hotel management executives... Read more

Paris hotels continue to struggle from terrorism concerns

2016-11-03 23:30:54 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

This year’s performance decline has mostly been driven by a drop in occupancy (-12.4% to 69.1%), as demand plummeted (-11.9%) compared with the same nine-month period in 2015 according to STR. Read more

Three marketing tactics to persuade travellers to book direct

2016-11-03 22:53:15 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

The key is to provide enough value to online visitors so that they do not consider the option of booking elsewhere. Read more

Starfish Varadero opens on Varadero Beach, Cuba

2016-11-03 22:46:07 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

Starfish Varadero offers 411 well-appointed air-conditioned rooms and a bungalow section that is great for groups and families with connecting rooms. Read more

Hotel Group Business:  are you drowning in RFPs?

2016-11-03 22:46:03 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

The advance of electronic RFP technology has finally given hotels the ability to streamline, automate and curate RFP responses, giving each request the attention and personalization it requires to secure that business. Read more

Restaurant POS systems are on the menu for a growing number of hoteliers

2016-11-03 19:40:22 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

As they have a profound impact on hotel operations, guest satisfaction, revenue growth and overall profitability, here are some of the questions that hoteliers should explore with POS solution providers before they... Read more

Ben Hafiez appointed Chef Concierge at InterContinental Kuala Lumpur

2016-11-03 19:40:18 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

Prior to joining InterContinental Kuala Lumpur, Hafiez was Chef Concierge at the Hilton Kuala Lumpur. Read more

5 things you need to know about outbound Chinese investment trends

2016-11-03 15:11:14 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

A new DTZ/Cushman & Wakefield survey looks at where Chinese investors are finding 'safe havens' for international assets. Read more

It's the beginning of the end for major redevelopments

2016-11-03 15:11:09 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

Increasing new construction, global uncertainty and an unnerving presidential race have hotel companies unsure if they should be playing offense or defense in… Read more

Richard J. Stockton Named Chief Executive Officer for Ashford Hospitality Prime

2016-11-03 14:14:04 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Ashford Hospitality Prime, Inc. (NYSE: AHP) announced yesterday that its Board of Directors has appointed Richard J. Stockton as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company, effective November 14, 2016. Monty J.... Read more

Marriott International To Debut Tribute Portfolio in Argentina

2016-11-03 14:10:35 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

By December 2016, the brand will add two independent hotels to its portfolio in Argentina's most sought-after regions. Arelauquen Lodge, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, will be debut in Patagonia, near the... Read more

Mike Audrain

2016-11-03 14:03:48 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet staff

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Ron Wichowski Named General Manager for Boca Raton Marriott at Boca Center Hotel

2016-11-03 13:23:28 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Wichowski made his way to the Sunshine State after working for four years in Hartford, Conn., first as Director of Operations at the Marriott Hartford Downtown and then as General Manager of the Hilton in Downtown Read more