AAHOA’s letter to Choice

 Here is a copy of AAHOA’s letter to Choice. AAHOA sent copies of the letter to Choice President and CEO Steve Joyce and two...

IHG owners optimistic for 2012

 IAHI, the owners’ association for InterContinental Hotel Group-brand hotels worldwide, said its members are more optimistic about business growth in the next 12 months. The...

Humans Rights group rates hotel companies on corporate equality

  The Human Rights Campaign Foundation has released its annual Corporate Equality Index for 2012, giving high scores to many US hotel companies. The Corporate Equality...

Hilton Worldwide expects to save tons with new LED bulbs

In a move designed to further enhance its sustainability program, Hilton Worldwide has launched a major environmental initiative at its three hotels in South...

Hotel asks guests to name its mattresses

A Gujarat-born disc jockey turned hotel developer has launched what he hopes is an attention-getting promotional campaign for his new property in Brooklyn, N.Y. The...

IHG announces new partnership plans at annual conference

InterContinenta Hotels Group revealed an alliance with an important Las Vegas landmark at its annual convention, along with the progress of the Holiday Inn...

PwC reveals huge meetings impact

Meetings, trade shows and conventions generate a huge amount of revenue for the economy – but no one knew just how much until now....

Business meetings expected to increase in 2012, says American Express

American Express Meetings & Events’ survey indicates a worldwide increase in off-site business meetings and events in 2012.  The hotel industry will experience a revenue...

Global transactions to rise

JONES Lang LaSalle Hotels brings a note of cheer for the new year: the company forecasts that global hotel transaction volume will increase by...