Keyword: New York University
The opening session of the NYU International Hospitality Industry Investment Conference delivered a mashup of various concerns and solutions.
Resort fees remain a sore spot for consumers and advocacy groups, and two recent lawsuits continue to dredge up controversy over their lack of inclusion in room rates.
Hotel fees and surcharges alone are predicted to rake in a record $2.7 billion in 2017.
In addition, the NYU School of Professional Studies' center of hospitality will be renamed the Jonathan M. Tisch Center for Hospitality and Tourism.