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Kate Hughes

Kate Hughes
Kate Hughes is the editor of LODGING Magazine.
Privacy and data security - GDPR

One Year After GDPR, Consumers Are More Tuned In To Data Privacy

On May 25, 2018, the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect. This regulation applies to all citizens of the European Union (EU) and dictates how a company may use its...
Ken Greene

Radisson’s Investments in Owner Relationships Are Helping the Company Grow

At Radisson Hotel Group’s 2019 Americas Business Conference, which took place in Miami in April, LODGING got a chance to sit down with Americas president Ken Greene. The conversation encompassed everything from the company’s...
Margaritaville Island Reserve by Karisma

Margaritaville and Karisma Debut All-Inclusive Resort Concept, Margaritaville Island Reserve by Karisma

Margaritaville and Karisma Hotels & Resorts have announced the debut of Margaritaville Island Reserve by Karisma, an all-inclusive resort experience that will focus on upscale coastal design, exceptional service, and top-quality food and beverage. The...
Attendees waving at the 2019 My Place Convention

Culture and Communication are Key Components in My Place’s Growth Strategy

In 2019, single-brand hotel companies like My Place Hotels are becoming increasingly rare. Over the past few years, the industry has seen similar brands acquired right and left by hotel industry juggernauts, joining portfolios...
Sheenal Patel, Arbor Lodging

A Word From Management: Sheenal Patel, CEO of Arbor Lodging Management

As chief executive officer of Arbor Lodging Management, the management arm of Arbor Lodging, Sheenal Patel leads general corporate strategy and all efforts related to property management of the company he co-founded with partner...