By Bianca Lopez and Evita Ma / Data usage in the hospitality environment has skyrocketed, and continues to grow every year, making a robust broadband network crucial to guest services and back-of-the-house operations.
It has been an exciting first year for the HFTP Foundation. Between frenzied fundraising and planning a packed docket of upcoming research for 2020, research staff have certainly had their hands full.
At the ocean-inspired Annual Tribute to Success at the HFTP 2019 Annual Convention, newly-installed HFTP Global President Michael Levie spoke about what to expect from HFTP in 2020, outlining his vision for the association for the next year and beyond.
I was recently having lunch with a club CFO. She explained to me that it was difficult to do year-over-year comparisons because each of their two golf courses had been closed for renovation. One was closed last year, and the other was closed the prior year.
skift Inc. · 26 Feb
As hotel occupancy plunges to a single digit, Hong Kong's leadership toward one of its most important industries is being put to the test during the
skift Inc. · 25 Feb
Diller and Kern are taking an ax, as promised, to Expedia Group's payroll. This could be just the first round, and the thinking might be: Why sell to
skift Inc. · 25 Feb
U.S. casino operator MGM Resorts International said on Thursday it was the victim of a data breach last year after an earlier report claimed that det
CWT · 24 Feb
Buying things is pleasurable. Unless it's for work. Hoarding receipts for coffee and lunch; the finance team picking their way through them and makin
HotStats Limited · 24 Feb
For hoteliers and investors, it's easy to be dazzled by revenue numbers. Unfortunately, when labor costs jump, revenue can quickly disintegrate. This is why getting a grasp on payroll data is at the heart of driving profit.
The Hotel Financial Coach · 24 Feb
An old GM of mine was fond of this statement. He usually came at it from the other end of this by saying, "Any monkey could fill this place when the phones are ringing." And I think he is right.
HVS · 24 Feb
Daewoo E&C and Korean Financial Institutions to Jointly Invest USD388 Million in Property Development Project in Hanoi, Vietnam, 'Harry Potter' Theme
hotelbusiness.com · 24 Feb
Advantages of Joining an International Hotel Chain - Hotel Business | Hotel BusinessINTERNATIONAL REPORT--Independent hotel owners are increasingly f
hotelmanagement.com.au · 24 Feb
As Hong Kong hoteliers grapples with damaging events in the city, a highly-charged letter to the state's legislators has been sent by Ovolo Group.
Hospitality Technology Magazine · 24 Feb
The Palazzo Versace Dubai went from notice boards to a mobile solution and was able to effectively eliminate its No. 1 exit interview complaint: lack
Even amidst sanctions and geopolitical challenges, entrepreneurship and fearless economic savviness play a role. Espinas Hotel Group has been consist
skift.com - Hotels · 23 Feb
This week in hospitality news, hundreds of millions in losses, disgruntled partners, and unsatisfied guests: Oyo has gone from startup darling to som
Security Validation | SecValMSP · 21 Feb
Security Validation | SecValMSP continues to exert their Global Dominance as a PCI Compliance Assessor and Managed Security Provider focused on the H
skift.com - Hotels · 21 Feb
The European single market is a sacred thing and anyone caught trying to divide it up like the old days is liable to be on the receiving end of a pun
Lodging Magazine · 21 Feb
What do I need to know about financing a hotel renovation? 'What options are available to me to complete my property's required property improvement
Hotel Management · 21 Feb
EasyHotel has acquired a freehold site in Madrid, with a forecast cost of acquisition and construction of EUR28m.
Hotel Interactive · 21 Feb
TYSONS, VA--Park Hotels & Resorts Inc. ("Park") (NYSE:PK) today announced that it has closed on the two separate sales.
Duff on Hospitality Law · 21 Feb
Both Google and Expedia are featured prominently in this week's Update, particularly Barry Diller and his many colorful statements made during last w
PhocusWire · 21 Feb
Before heading down the startup path with aspirations of disruption, hold onto the vision, but open your eyes to the reality of what's going on. Befo
Cornell Blog · 21 Feb
During a trip filled with fascinating presentations and discussions, the faculty got some eye-opening views from the C-suite.
Hospitality Technology Magazine · 21 Feb
What started as a way to fill a few pool loungers and cabanas quickly became a profitable new opportunity.
CFO Magazine · 20 Feb
Leslie Wexner's L Brands company is selling its controlling stake in Victoria's Secret to private equity firm Sycamore Partners for...
Hotel Management · 20 Feb
The sales included that of the 503-room Hilton Sao Paulo Morumbi, the real estate investment trust's last international property.
Sabre Hospitality Solutions Blog · 20 Feb
Yes, there has been yet another change in the digital marketing world of hoteliers! Google, far and away the dominant force on metasearch, announced
CFO Magazine · 20 Feb
A 1996 law that protects operators of online platforms from liability for user-posted content may no longer be necessary, the attorney general says.