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Crowdfunding Offers Alternative Means of Financing

Crowdfunding Offers Alternative Means of Financing

What goes up must come down. Many experts are saying that the hotel industry has reached the peak of the current cycle. While most industry benchmarks—occupancy, ADR, and RevPAR—are still on the higher end of recent memory, others are starting ...

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Hilton Overhauls Rewards Program

Hilton Overhauls Rewards Program

On Jan. 31, Hilton announced a major overhaul of their rewards program. Formerly, Hilton HHonors, the rebranded “Hilton Honors” offers members new and industry-first perks, as well as leverages Hilton’s scale to better serve the program’s more than 60 million ...

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Embracing Uncertainty at ALIS 2017

Embracing Uncertainty at ALIS 2017

The cold and rainy weather did nothing to dampen the enthusiasm of the approximately 3,000 delegates who attended the 2017 Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) this week in downtown Los Angeles. The event, which took place Jan. 23 to 25 ...

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Key Steps in Recovering from a Natural Disaster

Key Steps in Recovering from a Natural Disaster

It can be hard to figure out first steps when reeling from a natural disaster. It helps to have a plan in place—just in case. Jake Parsons, managing director at financial advisory and management consulting firm the Claro Group, offers ...

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The Rebirth of the Historic Marriott Syracuse Downtown

The Rebirth of the Historic Marriott Syracuse Downtown

Following a $78 million restoration, the Marriott Syracuse Downtown officially opened its doors to guests on Nov. 1. Part of a city-wide resurgence, the newly renovated property has deep roots in the community, and its owner and developer, Ed Riley, ...

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