USTA: Uneven reopening slowing business travel recovery

WHEN THE SUMMER is over and leisure travel starts to ebb, U.S. hotels will look to business travel to continue the recovery. However, that...

‘Juneteenth’ proclaimed a federal holiday

JUNETEENTH, THE CELEBRATION of the end of slavery in the U.S., is now an official federal holiday to be observed each June 19. Hotel...

Blog: Focus on assets and labor during recovery

AS OCCUPANCY AND costs are gradually increasing for hotels, they should focus now on asset navigation and labor models, according to HotStats. During the pandemic,...

Kinley Chattanooga partners with Common House social club

THE RECENTLY OPENED Kinley Chattanooga Southside boutique hotel in Chattanooga, Tennessee, is offering a “co-work + play” package for guests by partnering with the...

Choice holding sweepstakes for Comfort anniversary

CHOICE HOTELS INTERNATIONAL is holding a sweepstakes in recognition of the 40th anniversary of its Comfort Hotels brand. As part of the giveaway, guests...

SHaD announces winners of pitch competition

THREE TEAMS HAVE been named winners in the She Has A Deal competition that provides pathways to hotel ownership and development for women. Each...

Radisson’s Greene named interim president and CEO for AAHOA

KEN GREENE, FORMER Radisson Hotel Group president for the Americas, will serve as interim president and CEO for AAHOA. He will serve in the...

AAHOA President and CEO Staton stepping down

TWO KEY OFFICERS in AAHOA’s leadership, Cecil Staton, president and CEO, and Rachel Humphrey, executive vice president and COO, are stepping down. An official...

Third plaintiff joins lawsuit against IHG alleging non-competitive practices

THE NUMBER OF hoteliers joining a class action lawsuit against InterContinental Hotels Group alleging the company has engaged in unfair franchising practices continues to...

HFTP charters first India chapter

INDIA HAS LONG been a target for expansion by the Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals association, and now that goal has been realized. On...