Choice Hotels tags Lin to head new department

Jeannie Lin is vice president of sales strategy and operations at Choice Hotels International Inc. She leads the company’s newly formed sales strategy and...

New Study: Women Optimistic About Tech Careers

BOOKING.COM’S GLOBAL study on women in technology shows despite low numbers in the industry many women have a positive outlook on their prospects for...

‘Women ForWard’ Makes History at Inaugural Event by AHLA

“AS WOMEN HOTELIERS, we are not where we want to be. We are not where we should be. But, thanks to all of you,...

Castell Project seeking nominees for 2019 program

The Castell Project, a nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the careers of women professionals in the hospitality industry, is accepting nominations for its 2019...

Lugar to leave American Hotel & Lodging Association

KATHERINE LUGAR, PRESIDENT and CEO of The American Hotel & Lodging Association, will leave the association at the end of this year, the association...

Best Western’s Dowling named GBTA Allied Member of the Year

Best Western Hotels & Resorts’ Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Dorothy Dowling is the 2018 Allied Member of the Year for the...

Homegrown Historic Key West Inns sold for $109M

JULIE FONDRIEST FOUNDED Historic Key West Inns in Florida in 1997, starting with a small guest house. This month, Fondriest and her investment partners...

Kyricos is Hyatt’s senior VP for wellbeing

Mia Kyricos is Hyatt Hotels Corp.’s new senior vice president and global head of wellbeing. In the newly created position, she will lead Hyatt’s...

Vander Ploeg is Hyatt’s head of digital

Julia Vander Ploeg is Hyatt Hotels Corp.’s new senior vice president and global head of digital. Most recently she was vice president of digital...

Rees is HVMG’s director of asset management and analytics

Roxanne Rees is Hospitality Ventures Management Group’s new director of asset management and analytics. Previously she was InterContinental Hotels Group’s manager for business support...