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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...

Cornell University and Marriott To Launch Global Design Certificate Program

ITHACA, N.Y.—Marriott International has teamed up with Cornell University's School of Hotel Administration to launch the Marriott Global Design certificate, a custom corporate program...
La Quinta Inn & Suites Opelika-Auburn in Opelika, Ala.

Rajiv Trivedi on La Quinta’s New Home at Wyndham

When LODGING profiled Rajiv Trivedi back in 2014, he was executive vice president and chief development officer of La Quinta, which had then just...
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The Origins and Growth of Franchising in the Hotel Industry

The origins of hotel franchising can likely be traced to the formation of a quality-standards-based marketing cooperative by seven motor court owners nearly 80...

Examining Hotel Labor Costs

As revenues continue to grow for most U.S. hotels, the combined cost of salaries, wages, bonuses, and payroll-related expenditures has declined as a percent...
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The Room Key: Should Hotel Sales Teams Be Allowed To Work From Home?

The Room Key is LODGING's advice column for hoteliers, managers, and team members at all levels of hospitality. Have a question for our experts? Submit it...

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Wyndham Rewards Announces Expanded Services and New Features

This morning, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts announced the launch of several new features for their Wyndham Rewards loyalty program. Based on the needs of...
Dual-branded Hyatt Place and Hyatt House in Tampa

HRI Properties Breaks Ground on Dual-Branded Hyatt Place and Hyatt House in Tampa

TAMPA, Fla.—HRI Properties (HRIP) and Hyatt recently broke ground on a dual-branded Hyatt Place and Hyatt House in downtown Tampa. The Hyatt Place and Hyatt...
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IHG Plans To Launch an All-Suites, Upper-Midscale Brand in 2019

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) today released its earnings results for 2018 and an outline of the company's growth plans for 2019. Recording $27.6 billion...

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