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...

From the Editor: Primed For Success

As we hit the halfway mark of 2017, hotel pundits continue to define where the industry is at in terms of the cycle, with many wondering whether...

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: 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: 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...

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,...

Editor’s Page – Bucking the Trend

As hotel investors converge on Toronto for that annual rite of passage called the Canadian Hotel Investment Conference (CHIC), a groundswell of uncertainty is cresting. With eyes...

From The Editor: Clean Sweep

As the hotel industry was priming to close the door on another year, disconcerting news surfaced in the media. It turns out several chains — both in...

Editor’s Page – Hidden Assets

Has there ever been a more exciting time in the hotel industry? As we present Hotelier’s annual Top 35 Hotels issue, there’s an incredible surge of activity...

Editor’s Page – Capitalizing on Canuck Style

Former Canadian prime minister Lester Pearson once said the 20th century belonged to Canada. It seems he was off by a century. After years of navel gazing...