From the Editor: Raising a Glass

Where has the time gone? That’s a question typically asked at the end of a year. But, it’s an even more relevant question at Kostuch Media where...

Days Inn – Canada Innovates with Modular Hotel Design

The Days Inn Sioux Lookout in northern Ontario points to a new horizon in hotel construction: shipping containers. Ladacor Ltd., a Calgary-based manufacturer of modular buildings and structures,...

Hotel Technologies to Unveil Patented Triple Display, Dual-charging Alarm Clock at HX

RAHWAY, N.J. — Next week, Hotel Technologies will unveil its iHome patented LCD Triple Display Alarm Clock, which displays a pre-set time on the front, left and...

Travelodge Canada Appoints Operations & Support Director

CALGARY, AB — Royal Host and Travelodge Canada are pleased to announce the appointment of Julie McDonald to the position of Director, Operations & Support for Travelodge...

SkyTouch Integrates with Choice Hotels’ New Global Reservation System

PHOENIX — SkyTouch Technology, the company that powers choiceADVANTAGE — the property-management system (PMS) used by more than 6,000 Choice Hotels properties — has announced an integration...

Safemark Systems Appoints Steve Cerar As VP Of Operations

ORLANDO, Fl. – Safemark Systems, the hospitality industry's leading provider of hotel safes, has appointed Steve Cerar as vice president of operations. Cerar will play an integral...

Future Forward: Exploring AI’s Place in Hotels

Artificial intelligence (AI) continues to open more doors to more hotels, offering increased convenience for guests and efficiency for properties. The minute a guest makes a hotel...

Jennifer Fox Appointed President of Fairmont Hotels and Resorts

TORONTO— Fairmont Hotels and Resorts has announced the appointment of Jennifer Fox as president. Fox brings extensive experience in hotel operations, brand development, marketing and sales, and...

Maestro ResWave2 Maximizes Online Group Revenue for Independents; Increases Upsell and Bookings

MARKHAM, Ont. – Business travel and group bookings are forecast to increase 7.2% in 2014, according to Global Business Travel Association. Maestro’s integrated ResWave2 Booking Engine is...

Pushing The Limits

The real reason limited-service brands continue to thrive It’s generally taken as gospel that, in difficult economic times, the limited-service segment finds its niche and...