Heather McCrory

Heather McCrory: Facing Challenges Head-On

Heather McCrory tells a familiar story. For the chief executive officer of Accor North and Central America, it was love at first sight—a Fairmont...
Sam Montross

Sam Montross: Inventor of Hotel Essentials

More than 20 years ago, now CEO of Cadence Keen Innovations, Inc., Sam Montross, owned a small ski inn in Lake Tahoe, N.Y. As...
Vanessa Ogle

Vanessa Ogle: Hospitality Technology Trailblazer

When Vanessa Ogle, CEO and founder of technology company Enseo, started her company almost 20 years ago, it was during a divergence period between...
Danica Boyd

Danica Boyd: Spearheading Change at Wyndham Garden

Most people accumulate a great many skills when working in the hotel industry, but Danica Boyd has taken having a well-rounded background to the...
Shannon Knapp, President and CEO of The Leading Hotels of the World

The Leading Hotels of the World Names Shannon Knapp President and CEO

NEW YORK — The Leading Hotels of the World (LHW) announced that its Executive Committee, comprised of seven LHW hoteliers, has appointed Shannon Knapp...
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...
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...
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...