Ryan Fitzgerald most recently was hotel manager at the Loews Philadelphia, where he served as interim GM for several months.

Outsourcing hotel laundry operations doesn't always make sense. Here's a breakdown of whether you should contract it out or handle in-house.

Sometimes all a property needs is new equipment to improve its laundry operations, but most often improvements can be made before investments are necessary.

Heavlin Management Company now manages more than 51 percent of full-service hotel rooms (781 rooms) in the Phoenix airport submarket.

He oversees capital projects including property renovations and new construction, and is responsible for facilities engineering & maintenance.

The company reached this milestone two years ahead of schedule as part of a new program providing support to U.S. military veterans and their families.

Ecotourism still occupies a niche in the hospitality market, but the average consumer has a growing interest in businesses with a sustainable bent.

The global community is getting stricter on greenhouse gas emissions and tougher rules will have ramifications on many industries, including hospitality.