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Group Gains: How Technology Is Expediting Group Meeting Planning

Patricia Davis, senior vice president, marketing and communications, Davidson Hotels & Resorts, observes the impact of technology on virtually all aspects of the travel...

BENCHMARK Reveals Top 10 Meeting Trends for 2018

Houston, Texas—Global hospitality company BENCHMARK has released its "Top Meeting Trends for 2018" as observed by its properties. Benchmark operates 70 hotels, resorts, and...
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From Cosplay To Cornhole, Red Roof Targets Passion Travelers

COLUMBUS, Ohio—A new subset of travelers are road-tripping across the country to attend, compete in, or experience their favorite passions first-hand. Red Roof is...
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Boosting a Hotel’s Advantage In Group Business Negotiations

A hotel’s group business revenue relies on its sales manager’s negotiation skills. Therefore, it’s critical to ensure that they have the right tools and...
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Hilton Chicago Finalizes $150 Million Renovation

CHICAGO—The historic 1,544-room Hilton Chicago, located on Michigan Avenue across from Grant Park, has completed a $7 million renovation enhancing the third-floor meeting spaces...
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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...
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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...
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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...