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: Market Shift

The hotel industry continues to ride a wave of success. With the exception of some turbulence in western Canada over the last two years, the country has...

Editor’s Page: Money on the table

Despite the doom and gloom reports of recent months, better days are coming — we just have to get through the next year and ensure that business...

Editor’s Page – Passion Play

If you scratch the surface of any hotel operation, you’ll find people are its heart and soul. That’s a constant theme that surfaces in almost every discussion...

Editor’s Page – The New Normal — Again?

As we reach the mid-point of 2009, the question on the minds of most hoteliers is, “What will the remainder of the year hold?” The hotel industry...

From The Editor: The Millennial Mindset

It’s hard to believe it’s been more than six years since the recession forced consumers to focus on reducing their expenditures. Now, for the first time since...

From the Editor: The Trump Effect

Two months after Donald Trumpbecame the 45th president of the U.S.A., it’s becoming clear the election south of the border not only impacts America, but the world. Already, Trump’s administration has...

From The Editor: O For Opportunity

How can you tell a new season is upon us? This spring didn’t feel much like a new season, given the wonky weather. And, to make matters...

From the Editor: Bold and Beautiful

In recent years the hotel industry has soldiered through some of its most challenging days. Occupancy rates have teetered on the brink of disaster, room rates have...

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...