CBRE raises RevPAR expectations for 2018 based on 1Q results

U.S. HOTELS’ PERFORMANCE in the first quarter of this year was much better than expected, so CBRE Hotels’ Americas Research is raising its RevPAR...

Team to build 2nd EVEN Hotel in NYC

Thursday, May 30, 2013 – INTERCONTINENTAL HOTELS GROUP plans to build a second EVEN Hotel in New York City. An ownership group led by Frank...

ADR pushes RevPAR higher in 4Q2012, says STR

  The US hotel industry reported increases in all three key performance metrics for fourth quarter 2012 in year-over-year measurements, according to data from STR. The...

Leisure travelers crowd business road warriors

From The New York Times Friday, June 21, 2013 – It was after midnight, and Leilanie Ramos just wanted clean clothes. An event planner for a...
AAA expects 48.7 million Americans to travel for Thanksgiving holiday, most of those by car.

Thanksgiving travel to increase by a million

AN IMPROVED ECONOMY, including rising wages, is one of the reasons AAA projects a record number of Americans will hit the road for the...

Danziger out at Wyndham

Geoff Ballotti, head of Wyndham Exchange & Rentals, to lead hotel division… Monday, March 03, 2014 – ERIC DANZIGER’S five-year tenure at Wyndham Hotel Group...

Hotstats: Hotel profits dropped 2.8 percent in October

AFTER TWO CONSECUTIVE months of gain, U.S. hotel profits were on the slide in October, according to HotStats. Decreasing rooms and F&B revenue and...

AAA: 41.5 million Americans will travel this Memorial Day weekend

THIS MEMORIAL DAY weekend will see 41.5 million Americans on the road, in the air or on a train to the tourist destination of...

Business travelers favor loyalty programs, personalized experiences

WHEN IT COMES to choosing a hotel, it’s all about loyalty with business travelers, according to a study by the Global Business Travel Association...

Face-time a valuable sales tool

Best Western CEO pumps up membership with straight talk at annual conference titled ‘People Who Care’… During one of the opening ceremonies at Best Western...