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Dorothy Dowling

Three Career Tips From Dorothy Dowling

Dorothy Dowling, senior vice president and chief marketing officer of Best Western Hotels & Resorts, distilled some words of wisdom based on more than...
U.S. Hotel Results

U.S. Hotels Report Mostly Negative For Week Of July 21-27

HENDERSONVILLE, TN —The U.S. hotel industry reported negative year-over-year (YOY) results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 21-27 July 2019,...
Maison Dupuy

Sonnenblick-Eichner Arranges $46 MM Loan on New Orleans Hotel

Beverly Hills, CA - Sonnenblick-Eichner Company has arranged a $46 million of interim first mortgage financing for the Maison Dupuy, a five-story, 200-room, full-service,...
solo travel

Insights from Expedia’s Solo Travel Report

BELLEVUE, Wash. - Data from Expedia's first Solo Travel Report reveals 60 percent of travelers plan to take a solo trip within the next...


New York City

Five Markets With the Most Hotel Construction

Analysts at Lodging Econometrics recently reported the top five markets with the largest hotel construction pipelines for the third quarter of 2018. The number...
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14 Hotel Companies Among 2019 Best Employers for Diversity

Fourteen hotel companies are among this year's Best Employers for Diversity, according to Forbes magazine. The list, which recognizes organizations for their commitment to...
Women in LODGING 2018

15 Women Moving Up Hospitality’s Career Ladder

Over the past few years, more and more women seem to be climbing to the top ranks of the hotel industry. This isn’t a coincidence—woman...
cockroach pests

How to Spot and Get Rid of Common Household Pests in Hotels

Running a business in the hospitality industry is a tough task, and when pests are added to the equation, it can get even more...




Flat or Fitted Sheets? Examining The Benefits Of Both

Much like the chicken and egg debate, hoteliers have been deliberating for years about whether to use fitted sheets over the mattress pad, or to...
Hampton by Hilton Expansion

Hilton Celebrates Rapid Global Expansion

MCLEAN, Va. - Hampton by Hilton recently celebrated its 2,500th open hotel with Hampton by Hilton Lima San Isidro in Peru. Hilton’s largest brand...
pests washroom

Attention To Hotel Washrooms Can Prevent Pests

During the height of summer, the number of travelers skyrockets, but there are certain visitors that nobody wants to host, no matter the time...
FLSA compliance guidelines

Five Tips for Hotels to Maintain FLSA Compliance

The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) was enacted in the U.S. in 1938 to establish basic employment guidelines, like minimum wage and payment for...
Housekeeping investments

AAA Names Top Hotels for Cleanliness and Condition

ORLANDO, Fla.—AAA recently announced the winners of its Inspector’s new Best of Housekeeping award, which recognizes AAA Inspected & Approved hotels that receive the...

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