Editor’s Page – The Summer of Discontent

What a difference a year makes. At this time last year the hotel industry was sailing through a summer full of optimism. Sales were strong, people were...

From the Editor: A Matter of Trust

As technology becomes entrenched in our lives, businesses are being forced to leverage its power to become more profitable and efficient. According to the third...

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: Back to Business

This month, as the lazy days of summer give way to the cool autumn breeze, there’s more than a change of temperature, there’s also an air of...

From the Editor: Taking the Pulse

Almost two decades after the first WOW poster debuted, amidst a flurry of activity driven by REITs, the hotel landscape continues to evolve on a daily basis,...

From the Editor: Driving Growth

As we dive into a new year, hoteliers across industry segments and across the country will be asking themselves what 2019 is going to look like. Will...

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: Pride in Passion

The arrival of December brings with it a feeling of anticipation. For many of us, it marks the successful completion of another year and an opportunity to...

Editor’s Page: Planting the Seeds

Time has marched on. Suddenly, it’s a new year chockfull of resolutions and ‘must do’s’. Time has marched on. Suddenly, it’s a new year chockfull...

Editor’s Page: The Power of One

These are heady days to be a hotelier. With occupancy rates, room rates and other key operating fundamentals strong, operators are in a buoyant mood. But, as...