Home / Author Archives: Ellen Meyer

Author Archives: Ellen Meyer

Feed Subscription

Good Advice: Embracing Workforce Diversity

Good Advice: Embracing Workforce Diversity

Kenneth A. Fearn, founder and managing partner of Integrated Capital, LLC, has focused on promoting a diverse hospitality workforce throughout his career. He offers the following advice for hoteliers looking to encourage diversity in their hotels. Recognize successes. “Keep an ...

Read More »

Checking In with Navin C. Dimond

Checking In with Navin C. Dimond

Navin C. Dimond, who founded Stonebridge Companies 25 years ago, serves as its president and CEO, overseeing the company’s development and investment functions from its Denver, Colo., headquarters. He says the positive growth of the company, which now employs nearly ...

Read More »

Six Qualities to Look for in a Hotel Broker

Six Qualities to Look for in a Hotel Broker

Peter Nichols is vice president and national director of the Hospitality Group at Marcus & Millichap, a real estate brokerage firm. Nichols says that when looking for qualities in a hotel broker, start with an excellent knowledge of the market, and consider these six other “musts.” 1. An exceptional ...

Read More »

Advice for Hotel Developers from Maki Nakamura Bara

Advice for Hotel Developers from Maki Nakamura Bara

Maki Nakamura Bara, president of Chartres Lodging Group, co-founded the property redevelopment and repositioning company along with now-CEO Robert Kline. She also serves as co-chairman of Kokua Hospitality, a management company based in San Francisco. Bara shared the following advice for hotel developers with LODGING. ...

Read More »
Scroll To Top