Seattle

Washington State Appeals Court Strikes Down Seattle Initiative 124

SPOKANE, Wash.—The Washington State Court of Appeals on Monday, Dec. 24, invalidated Seattle Initiative 124, a ballot measure passed in 2016 affecting hotel employees...
Short-term rental

Battling Illegal Hotels

The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) has been heavily engaged in the debate over short-term rental properties currently playing out in cities and...
Chip Rogers AHLA

AHLA Appoints Chip Rogers as President and CEO

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) announced that Chip Rogers will succeed Katherine Lugar as president and CEO, effective in the new...
ForWard: Women Advancing Hospitality

AHLA Hosts Inaugural ForWard Conference on Women Advancing Hospitality

Last week, about 200 women and a handful of men gathered at The Kimpton Gray in Chicago for the American Hotel & Lodging Association’s...
U.S. Capitol

AHLA Applauds 2018 Election Winners, Urges Bipartisan Solutions in 2019

Washington, D.C.—President and CEO of the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) Katherine Lugar issued the following statement in response to this week's midterm...
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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...
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...
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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...
angry guest

The Room Key: How To Handle an Angry Guest

The Room Key is LODGING's advice column for hoteliers, managers, and team members at all levels of hospitality. Experts will answer questions on everything from...
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