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...

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...

From the Editor: Taking Centre Stage

As a nation, we’re not always comfortable being in the spotlight. Sure, we’re fiercely proud of our achievements when it comes to hockey, a game in which...

From The Editor: Time to Grow

It’s summer, and the living is easy. Or is it? With summer in full swing, there’s plenty of activity to keep the hotel industry abuzz. In Toronto,...

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...

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...

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,...