The hotel industry was in a bad place a decade ago, but since then hoteliers in the United States have enjoyed an unprecedented demand environment that continues to fuel performance today. Speaking during
Despite some encouraging RevPAR forecasts for 2016, hoteliers who attended ALIS are anxiously waiting for the bad news that the industry peak is over. The Americas Lodging Investment Summit is in the.
Hotel investment conferences aren’t only focused on capitalization rates, Libor spreads and loan-to-value equations. Executives speaking during the Americas Lodging Investment Summit opening general .
The second day of the 2010 Lodging Conference kicked off with a familiar subject: online travel agencies. Viewed by many within the hotel industry as necessary evils—or just plain, old evils by some—third-party reservation sites were top of mind for executives who took the stage for the day’s opening general session.
By all accounts during Tuesday’s ALIS Summer Update, things are looking up for the United States’ hotel industry. During the data-driven opening session, the news coming out of the industry was good: • “We’re seeing what I would describe as a moderate pace of recovery, but at least it’s a recovery,” said Arthur de Haast, global CEO of Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels.
Things I heard during breakout sessions, networking events and late-night cocktail conversations held in conjunction with last week’s 22nd annual Hunter Hotel Investment Conference in Atlanta. Bucks for Bunkers | The Hunter Conference drew about 750 attendees and the attendees are everyday people.
The data guys have spoken: Things are looking up for the hotel industry. During a general session at the 22nd annual Hunter Hotel Investment Conference, Jan Freitag of STR said spring has sprung for U.S.
The festive nature of St. Patrick’s Day provided a perfect backdrop for economist Rajeev Dhawan on Wednesday during the opening session of the 22nd annual Hunter Hotel Investment Conference. “A simpl.
The best part of back-to-back conferences at the beginning of the year is they provide a gauge of what’s in store for the months ahead. It was no different last week as the Americas Lodging Investmen.
As the Americas Lodging Investment Summit got under way Monday, season six American Idol finalist Stephanie Edwards took the ALIS stage and sang of not wanting to hear any more bad news about the hotel industry.