Keyword: American Hotel & Lodging Association
The association named Jon Bortz, chairman, president and CEO of Pebblebrook Hotel Trust, chair of the board.
The U.S. Senate voted on Dec. 19 to renew Brand USA as part of a broader end-of-year spending package.
The co-located conferences gave attendees the opportunity to hear from executives as well as explore new products and trends.
The American Hotel & Lodging Association’s research also found that 23 percent of consumers reported being misled by third-party resellers.
The proposed legislation would prohibit hotels from advertising rates that do not include mandatory fees, aside from those imposed by the government.
Between 2015 and 2018, the number of total jobs supported by the hotel industry rose 15 percent to 8.3 million.
Airbnb's decision to buy the last-minute hotel-booking app comes as the company transitions from its identity as a home-sharing platform to a broader online travel manager.
The 2019 America’s Lodging Investment Summit heralds ongoing positivity in the hotel sector as industry fundamentals remain fair.
The move follows an announcement made in December by current president and CEO Chip Rogers that he would step down in late January.
As part of the program, the AH&LEF will award $500,000 to groups in six markets with the goal of guiding young workers to the hotel industry.