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Industry Execs Address Issues at AAHOA Convention

Industry Execs Address Issues at AAHOA Convention

Speaking as part of the opening panel at the Asian American Hotel Owners Association annual convention last week in Long Beach, Calif., Raj Trivedi, EVP and chief development officer, La Quinta Inns & Suites, offered a pragmatic take on the ...

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Starwood Looks at Strategic Options to Boost Value

Starwood Looks at Strategic Options to Boost Value

In tandem with posting better-than-expected overall results for the first quarter, Starwood Hotels & Resorts announced plans to explore strategic and financial alternatives to increase shareholder value. According to Bruce W. Duncan, chairman of the board, no option is off ...

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March Jobs Report Shows Slowdown in Hiring

March Jobs Report Shows Slowdown in Hiring

In the wake of a harsh winter in many parts of the country, job gains in several sectors of the labor market have slowed, including accommodations and travel. Mark Zandi, chief analyst at Moody’s Analytics, observed that overall employment gains ...

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Hyatt Place Survey Reveals Travel Habits

Hyatt Place Survey Reveals Travel Habits

CHICAGO—Hyatt Place has announced the results of its online survey, which uncovered that six in 10 adults that travel admit to having particular travel quirks. The survey, which polled more than 1,000 adult travelers, was conducted with ORC International. As ...

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Despite Good Times, Industry Concerns Loom

Despite Good Times, Industry Concerns Loom

Bob Hunter set the tone the moment he stepped on stage to kick off the Hunter Hotel Investment Conference in Atlanta yesterday. “Now is a great time to buy, sell, or renovate,” he said. “Pull the trigger. Lenders are active ...

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