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Insulating Concrete Form

Building Blocks: Hotel Developers Are Turning to Insulating Concrete Forms

In the story of the Three Little Pigs, the house made of brick was the only one strong enough to stand up to the Big Bad Wolf’s huffing and puffing. In the battle against...
climate change

Climate Control: Hoteliers Facing New Challenges as the Weather Turns

As the Kinkade Wildfire burned through Northern California last year and local residents fled their homes and businesses, the Hotel Trio in Healdsburg kept its doors open. Without most working utilities, general manager Scott...
Kingside Bar

The Gerber Group Sets a New Course for Food and Beverage

Scott Gerber, principal and CEO of the Gerber Group, has done something many thought was impossible: He got New Yorkers excited about going to the airport. Gerber helped to turn JFK Airport into a destination...
Dr. Jonathan Leary (left) and Remedy Place COO Rhyce Lein (right) (Photo credit: Gurminder Banga)

IV Drips and Live Music: Dr. Jonathan Leary Is Changing How Hotel Guests Recharge

At one time, it was new and exciting for hotels to offer a room service menu featuring cheeseburgers and cold drinks to guests looking to unwind at the end of a long day. But...
Mark Lewis-Brown - Vertical Booking USA

Vertical Booking USA Looks to Even Playing Field With OTAs

For many years, hotels lost ground to online travel agents due in large part to the fact that OTAs just offered a better user experience and concentrated more resources on developing and marketing their...