From The Editor: The Big Picture

As we turn the page on a new year, hoteliers across the country are wondering what 2015 will look like. According to a recent study by American...

From the Editor: Pushing Boundaries

Consumers are hungrier than ever for new products, proving innovation has never been as important. That’s why hotel chains such as Starwood Hotels & Resorts and Marriott...

From the Editor: All in the Details

As most operators know all too well, running a hotel is all about the details. From the cleanliness of the room to ease of check-in, to the...

From the Editor: Women on Top

In an age where diversity rules, change is a constant and more women are working than ever before, why is it still rare to see women leading...

A Tribute to Mitch Kostuch

To many in the hospitality and publishing industries, Mitch Kostuch was a man of many talents. He was an entrepreneur, a mentor, a visionary, an astute businessman,...

From The Editor: In The Know

Content is king. That’s a fact we’ve quickly learned in this information-based millennium. Today, we often measure power by how in the know we are. Whether we...

From the Editor: Time to Shine

Who doesn’t like a winner? Whether talking about sports, business or entertainment, we’re magnetically drawn to successful individuals and companies. Understandably so. Everyone wants to be associated...

From the Editor: Best Foot Forward

The good news about turning the page on a new year is that you can leave the vestiges of the old one behind. So, for anyone who...

From the Editor: The Art of Collaboration

In the hotel world, collaboration is more than a requirement, it’s an art. As Christiane Germain, co-president of Groupe Germain Hospitalité, said last month while speaking on...

From the Editor: All About the Numbers

As any hotelier knows, metrics are an important tool to measure success.  Sure, the hotel industry is all about people, whether we’re talking about  hotel guests or...