Comings & Goings

Each week, LODGING shares the latest Comings & Goings — new hires and promotions from across the hospitality, hotel, and lodging industries.

Access Point Financial has named Dilip Petigara (left) as CEO and Michael Lipson (right) as chairman of the board.

Access Point Financial Names New CEO, Chairman

ATLANTA—Access Point Financial (APF), a direct lender and specialty finance company focused exclusively on the hospitality industry, has named Dilip Petigara as the company's...
Comings and Goings

This Week’s Comings and Goings

Noble House Hotels & Resorts has named a new executive team for the company: Scott Colee is the new chief marketing and creative officer;...
Comings and Goings

This Week’s Comings and Goings

Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc., has named Rachael Rothman executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective July 1. Rothman is succeeding Bryan Perry, who...
Comings and Goings

This Week’s Comings and Goings

21c Museum Hotels is welcoming Jeff Tomczek as vice president of brand marketing and sales, where he will work with corporate and property teams...
Comings and Goings

This Week’s Comings and Goings

RLH Corporation has announced the election of Carter Pate to its Board of Directors. Pate has also joined the company's audit committee. RLH Corporation...
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...
A diverse team holds hands, representing diversity and workplace culture

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...
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...
cockroach pests

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...