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Train Your Hotel Sales Team To Tell Stories Not Just Quote Rates - By Doug Kennedy

2016-11-04 09:07:14 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

As marketing professionals across all industries know, the concept of storytelling is an integral component for success in todays environment. You can see this approach playing out across all mediums from print to... Read more


Chatham Lodging Trust Reports Q3 2016 Net Income of $13.4 million, Down $0.9 million Over the Year Ago Period

2016-11-04 09:03:54 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.---Chatham Lodging Trust (NYSE: CLDT), a lodging real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests in upscale, extended-stay hotels and premium-branded, select-service hotels and owns 133 hotels... Read more



Green Lodging News Launches New Website

2016-11-04 08:49:55 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Green Lodging News, lodgings leading environmental news source, has launched its new website at www.greenlodgingnews.com. The site features improved navigation, access to almost 9,000 news and feature articles and... Read more


Wynn Resorts Reports Q3 2016 Net Loss of $17.4 million, a Decrease of 118.4% Over Q3 2015

2016-11-04 08:47:55 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

LAS VEGAS----Wynn Resorts, Limited (Nasdaq: WYNN) today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2016. The reported financial results include 40 days of operations of Wynn Palace,... Read more



Richard J. Stockton Appointed Chief Executive Officer of Ashford Hospitality Prime, Inc.

2016-11-04 08:17:51 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

DALLAS, Nov. 4, 2016 -- Ashford Hospitality Prime, Inc. (NYSE: AHP) ("Ashford Prime" or the "Company") announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Richard J. Stockton as the... Read more



[Infographic] Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants Releases Third Annual Culinary & Cocktails Trend Forecast

2016-11-04 07:36:25 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Cocktails with a culinary twist, the "nose to tail" movement, South American and Mediterranean-influenced cuisine, and reimagined childhood desserts are among the top trends according to Kimpton Hotels &... Read more


Programmatic native ads show promise for Sojern, Google, and San Francisco Travel [INFOGRAPHIC] | tnooz.com

2016-11-04 07:28:35 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Google has seen the number of user-initiated searches for travel drop for several quarters, according to iProspect, a digital agency. The era of travelers beginning their travel-related search by “Googling” may... Read more


Train Your Hotel Sales Team To Tell Stories Not Just Quote Rates | By Doug Kennedy

2016-11-04 06:19:29 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

As marketing professionals across all industries know, the concept of storytelling is an integral component for success in today's environment. You can see this approach playing out across all mediums from print to... Read more


Jim Morrissey

2016-11-04 05:28:06 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet staff

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Didi Sarwono

2016-11-04 05:28:03 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet staff

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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 | tnooz.com

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