From the Editor: On the Horizon

Another year has arrived and it promises to be interesting. The election of Donald Trump as president of the U.S. is fuelling anxiety and trepidation. What’s on...

From the Editor: A Winning Season

The passage of time remains one of life’s mysteries. Try as we might to understand why it passes so indeterminably slowly when we are young and then...

From the Editor: A Work in Progress

In recent years, the hotel industry has undergone significant change. In fact, since producing the very first Who Owns What? (WOW) poster almost two decades ago, the...

From the Editor: The Numbers Game

It’s hard to believe September is already upon us, with the languid pace of the summer now a distant memory. For Canada’s hotel industry, the summer period was a good one,...

From the Editor: Travel Trends

This summer, as the world struggles with threats of global terrorism, mounting geopolitical tension and the Zika virus — it may be the perfect time for Canada...

From the Editor: From the Ashes

Tragedy is unpredictable and can strike at any time. But, if and when it does, all we can hope is that we have the support networks and...

From the Editor: Rolling the Dice

Sometimes, real-estate deals which transpire in the hotel industry make it feel like a game of Monopoly. From one moment to the next, no one really knows...

From the Editor: Loonie Times

What a difference a year makes. For much of 2015, and stretching back several years, Western Canada was the darling of the Canadian economy, enjoying a flurry...

From the Editor: Buying and Selling

Late last year, in only a matter of weeks, the hotel landscape in Canada changed dramatically. First, Marriott International, Inc. acquired Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc....

From the Editor: ‘Tis the Season

By the time this copy of the magazine lands in your hands, December will have arrived, and with it a flurry of holiday activity. For the team at...