The Lodging Conference: Everyone’s happy and they know it    global0.jpg   By:   Stephanie Ricca

Perhaps the most fitting description of the mood at this year’s Lodging Conference came from Choice Hotels International’s SVP of Global Development David Pepper: “Last year the theme was ‘cautiously optimistic,’’ he said to yesterday’s general session attendees. “This year you can take the ‘cautiously’ out.” View

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October 22, 2014 | Newswire

StayWell Hospitality Group is making a major push in India with the announcement of 18 hotels expected by 2017. The hotels, according to the Economic... more >>


October 22, 2014 | Newswire

According to Bloomberg, IHG plans to add 46 new hotels over three to five years in India. "The chain is among operators including Wyndham Hotel Group... more >>


October 22, 2014 | Newswire

This will be the fifth Pan Pacific in China. Part of a mixed-use development, The Esplanade, Pan Pacific Tianjin sits on the Haihe River. It is a... more >>


October 22, 2014 | Newswire

First up, the Jumeirah Haikou Resort will open in an exclusive golf community on a private island in Hainan. Folloiwng that will be the Jumeirah... more >>


October 22, 2014 | Newswire

Earlier this week, tourism promoters in New Orleans described how additional revenue from an assessment of hotels in the city will assist in... more >>


October 22, 2014 | Newswire

An affiliate of Dallas-based Aimbridge Hospitality and New York City-based BlueMountain Capital Management have purchased the Courtyard Cincinnati... more >>


October 22, 2014 | Newswire

Occupying the ground floor and six upper floors of the new 'Twist Tower' in the Obarrio District, Grace Panama is an urban boutique hotel. The... more >>


October 22, 2014 | Newswire

Boomerang Hotels has opened the 53-room GuestHouse Inn St. Joseph, in Missouri. The property, a conersions, is the fourth GuestHouse International... more >>


October 22, 2014 | Newswire

Sotherly currently operates the hotel under IHG's Holiday Inn brand. The conversion is scheduled to take place on or before Oct. 31, 2015, subject to... more >>


October 22, 2014 | Newswire

IHG has realeased its third quarter Interim Management Statement, and it loos rosy. It reported global Q3 comparable RevPAR growth of 7.0 percent. It... more >>

Howard Feiertag

July 18, 2014 | Article | By Howard Feiertag

Sales staffers know too well the importance of staff performance at the property level and its effect on the sales operation. All too often, just a... more >>

May 22, 2014 | Article | By HM Editorial Staff

Maximizing Customer Loyalty at Independent Hotels more >>


March 26, 2014 | Article | By Howard Feiertag

Eight tips on how to be a great sales person. more >>


March 12, 2014 | Article | By Elliott Mest

The Americans with DisabilitiesAct has been in effect for a full year, and hotels are now expected to fully comply with the updated standards... more >>


March 3, 2014 | Article | By Stephanie Ricca

Four travel and hospitality marketers shared the next generation of social media marketing tips for hoteliers at November’s NATHIC conference in... more >>


February 28, 2014 | Article | By Howard Feiertag

When you think about it, it is really amazing how many different ways individual guests and groups get to visit, and enjoy, a hotel stay. Just take a... more >>


February 26, 2014 | Article | By William Frye

In today's world of austere hotel budgets, front-desk employees are increasingly being asked to perform more functions and serve more guests, with... more >>


February 25, 2014 | Article | By HMM Editorial Staff

Known as an all-new-construction brand, Neenah, Wis.-based Cobblestone Hotels began in 2008 as a solution for small Midwestern towns that had demand... more >>


February 24, 2014 | Article | By Elliott Mest

In part three of Hotel Management's series on luxury bedding design we look at the luxury traveler and the type of linen they are most interesting in. more >>


February 21, 2014 | Article | By Elliott Mest

In part two of Hotel Management's series on high-end bed design, check out ways that designers are differentiating themselves from other properties... more >>

How to train managers to make the right hiring decisions    ops0.jpg   By:   Serah Morrissey

Effective interviewing skills are crucial to success as a manager, and in our high-turnover industry, it is critical to use care with our hiring. View

Starwood sells The St. Regis, Rome, continues asset-light focus    global0.jpg   By:   David Eisen

One of Rome's most luxurious hotels is now under new ownership. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has sold The St. Regis, Rome to subsidiaries of Constellation Hotels Holding Limited for €110 million or approximately $150.7 million. View

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