Tag: lodging industry

$1.3 million in scholarships awarded to hospitality students

editor editor- May 15, 2019 01:18

The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Foundation (AHLEF), the charitable giving arm of the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA), today announced that it is awarding $1.3 million in scholarships ... Read More

ECPAT-USA report: State human trafficking laws for the lodging industry

editor editor- May 1, 2019 21:04

To help lodging companies facing different laws about human trafficking in different states, ECPAT-USA, with the financial support of the American Hotel and Lodging Association Educational Foundation (AHLEF), today issued ... Read More

Airbnb v. Hotels: Competing and benefiting in the sharing economy

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019 15:13

Researchers from the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University published new research which sheds new light on the impact Airbnb and similar “sharing economy” companies are having on ... Read More

Choice Hotels to develop 27 new WoodSpring Suites hotels

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 24, 2019 18:15

Choice Hotels International, Inc. signed an agreement with CHECO Purchase Company, LLC, a subsidiary of Concord Hospitality, which has newly formed Common Oaks Lodging LLC, to develop 27 new WoodSpring ... Read More

Ascott crosses 100,000 lodging units globally

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- January 21, 2019 07:04

CapitaLand’s wholly owned lodging business unit, The Ascott Limited (Ascott), has secured contracts for another 26 properties with over 4,600 units across 18 cities and 11 countries. The new additions ... Read More

American Hotel & Lodging Association welcomes Washington State Appeals Court ruling

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 26, 2018 20:03

The Washington State Court of Appeals on Monday invalidated Seattle Initiative 124, a ballot measure passed in 2016 affecting hotel employees and guests. In American Hotel & Lodging Association, et ... Read More

General Manager of Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, appointed to AHLA’s Resort Committee

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2018 23:04

Bruce Seigel, general manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe in North Lake Tahoe, CA, has been appointed to the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) Resort Committee. Serving the hospitality ... Read More

Fred Miller, CTC, receives ASTA Lifetime Achievement Award

editor editor- September 9, 2008 03:06

ORLANDO, FL (September 8, 2008) - Fred Miller, CTC, former vice president of travel industry relations for Marriott International, was awarded with ASTA's Lifetime Award today. Read More