The Trifecta of Lodging Acquisition Studies
The Trifecta of Lodging Acquisition Studies

The Trifecta of Lodging Acquisition Studies
By Walter O’Connell

Congratulations! You have acquired a new Lodging Property. After months, or years, of due diligence, you have finally closed on your newly acquired L

Glion Institute of Higher Education
Six opportunities for global hotel development

Six opportunities for global hotel development
By Debra Adams
Glion · 2 Feb

In light of the tumultuous global challenges which have dramatically affected the hospitality industry, now more than ever we need to fully understan

Expert Q&A: Issues and trends in raising finance for hotel development and investment
Expert Q&A: Issues and trends in raising finance for hotel development and investment

Glion · 2 Feb

In a macro-economic context featuring several challenges including political uncertainty, rising interest rates, a surge in development costs and ESG

Taking Stock: The State of Data Privacy Law in 2023
Taking Stock: The State of Data Privacy Law in 2023

VENZA Blog · 1 Feb

As the cybersecurity landscape is ever evolving, so too are the laws and regulations surrounding it. To maintain compliance and avoid potential multi

Will Traditional Hotel Operators Ditch Beds for Data Banks?
Will Traditional Hotel Operators Ditch Beds for Data Banks?

Will Traditional Hotel Operators Ditch Beds for Data Banks?
By Alex Sogno, Alex Schneider

The hotel sector, until the past few decades, had been largely unchanged for hundreds, if not thousands of years. But the growth of models that have

The debt metric on real estate’s radar
The debt metric on real estate’s radar

JLL · 31 Jan

As global volatility puts the debt exposures of real estate companies under sharp focus, lenders are paying greater attention to a metric that helps

HVS
ALIS Kicks off 2023, with Most Expecting the Year’s Best Days to Come in the Second Half of the Year

ALIS Kicks off 2023, with Most Expecting the Year’s Best Days to Come in the Second Half of the Year
By Rodney G. Clough
HVS · 31 Jan

Another ALIS is in the books, and a busy one at that, with nearly 3,000 in attendance. If you weren’t one of those lucky thousands, here are our take

Mountainside Retreat Getting a Timesaving ‘Lift’ with New Accounting Solution
Mountainside Retreat Getting a Timesaving ‘Lift’ with New Accounting Solution

Aptech · 31 Jan

Business at the Mountain Lodge Telluride is simply sensational, especially since the slope-side sanctuary built for adventure seekers transitioned it

BirchStreet Systems
A Look Back at 2022: How M&A Is Shaping the Hospitality Industry

A Look Back at 2022: How M&A Is Shaping the Hospitality Industry
By Gareth Fraser

As the year comes to a close, 2022 could be argued as one of the most difficult years for business sectors. But for the hospitality industry, hotel o

Hospitality Financial Leadership - The Full Disclosure Principle

Hospitality Financial Leadership - Blog · 30 Jan

The Full Disclosure Principle Coming Soon - The Prosperous Hotelier Complimentary Discovery Call

When Digital Transformation Doesn’t Deliver
When Digital Transformation Doesn’t Deliver

When Digital Transformation Doesn’t Deliver
By Aaron Belton
DocMX · 27 Jan

Digital transformation is no longer just a buzzword. A survey by global consulting firm BCG found that 60% of companies plan to increase their spendi

Hotel Payments Series: The "Alphabet Soup" of Data Privacy Legislation
Hotel Payments Series: The "Alphabet Soup" of Data Privacy Legislation

Sertifi Blog · 27 Jan

In celebration of Data Privacy Week, we’re serving "alphabet soup" and covering the data privacy legislations that affect merchants.

Keeping Up with California Privacy Laws: CCPA vs CPRA
Keeping Up with California Privacy Laws: CCPA vs CPRA

VENZA Blog · 26 Jan

Effective January 1, 2023, California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA) effectively replaces the CCPA. It impacts many organizations that do business in Cali

TrustYou Completes Management Buyout, Splits from Recruit Group
TrustYou Completes Management Buyout, Splits from Recruit Group

TrustYou · 25 Jan

After a 5-year partnership with Recruit Group, TrustYou seizes the opportunity to buy back full ownership of company shares with a renewed vision and

TrustYou schließt Management-Buy-Out ab und trennt sich von der Recruit Gruppe
TrustYou schließt Management-Buy-Out ab und trennt sich von der Recruit Gruppe

TrustYou · 25 Jan

Nach einer 5-jährigen Partnerschaft mit der Recruit Gruppe ergreift TrustYou die Gelegenheit, den vollständigen Besitz von Unternehmensanteilen zurüc

JMBM’s Global Hospitality Group® Announces 5th Edition of The HMA & Franchise Agreement Handbook
JMBM’s Global Hospitality Group® Announces 5th Edition of The HMA & Franchise Agreement Handbook

JMBM · 24 Jan

The Global Hospitality Group® of Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP (JMBM) is pleased to announce publication of the 5th edition of The HMA & Franc

50-Year Industry Veteran Introduces Resolute Road Hospitality, New Third-Party Management Services Company
50-Year Industry Veteran Introduces Resolute Road Hospitality, New Third-Party Management Services Company

Resolute Road Hospitality · 23 Jan

Hotel industry veteran Eric Danziger has launched a new company called Resolute Road Hospitality. The company, which was previously known as Braintre

M3 Minutes - Insight with Burl Johnson
M3 Minutes - Insight with Burl Johnson

M3 · 23 Jan

Dive in further to M3 Insight with M3’s Director of Business Intelligence, Burl Johnson! On this M3 Minutes episode, you can learn about how M3 Insig

CCPA, CPRA and the changing privacy landscape
CCPA, CPRA and the changing privacy landscape

Cendyn™ · 19 Jan

The protection of customer data is a crucial component of every hotelier’s digital strategy. Given the recent passage of new legal provisions in Cali

Accor continues to simplify its balance sheet by selling its residual stake in H World Group Limited (Huazhu)
Accor continues to simplify its balance sheet by selling its residual stake in H World Group Limited (Huazhu)

Accor · 19 Jan

Accor announces that it has completed the sale of its residual stake in H World Group Limited (formerly known as Huazhu Group Limited) for $460 milli

Global Asset Solutions
Managing the Whole Asset

Managing the Whole Asset
By Alex Sogno

Before March 2020, hotel operations varied hugely. The sector was on a high. STR reported a record year in 2019 and, although costs and supply were b

Hospitality Technology Pioneer HotelRunner Snaps $6.5 Million Investment to Accelerate Global Growth
Hospitality Technology Pioneer HotelRunner Snaps $6.5 Million Investment to Accelerate Global Growth

HotelRunner · 17 Jan

HotelRunner, the fast-growing global hospitality and travel technology provider, announced today the closing of their $6.5 million Series A round. Ne

Strong First Quarter Could Lead into Choppy 2023 for Public Hotel Companies
Strong First Quarter Could Lead into Choppy 2023 for Public Hotel Companies

HotelNewsNow · 16 Jan

Challenges and opportunities abound in 2023 for publicly traded hotel companies, and Wall Street analysts who cover those companies say the good and

HVS
Understanding Hospitality REIT

Understanding Hospitality REIT
By Dipti Mohan, Anand Rai
HVS · 16 Jan

The US government first established Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) in the 1960s, allowing retail investors access to the nation’s vast portfol

David Lund
Hospitality Financial Leadership – Top 10 List for Controlling Hotel Expenses

Hospitality Financial Leadership – Top 10 List for Controlling Hotel Expenses
By David Lund
David Lund · 16 Jan

The word “expenses” needs to be defined and refined for this article. Expense broadly refers to any cost a business has including payroll, goods and

Four Tips for Measuring Hotel Performance
Four Tips for Measuring Hotel Performance

Four Tips for Measuring Hotel Performance
By Sadie Garside
Kalibri Labs · 16 Jan

How do we know that we’re doing well compared to competitor hotels in our area? The HSMAI Rising Revenue Optimization Leader Council grappled with me

Hotel transaction activity slowed down in 2022
Hotel transaction activity slowed down in 2022

Hotel transaction activity slowed down in 2022
By Josef Filser

For 2022, international real estate consultancy firm Cushman & Wakefield (C&W) recorded a total hotel transaction volume of EUR 1.9 billion in German