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News Release: U.S. Travel and Tourism Satellite Accounts, Q3 2012

News Release: U.S. Travel and Tourism Satellite Accounts, Q3 2012 | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it

The TTSAs present a detailed picture of travel and tourism activity and its role in the U.S. economy. These accounts present estimates of expenditures by tourists, or visitors, on 24 types of goods and services. The accounts also present estimates of the income generated by travel and tourism and estimates of output and employment generated by travel and tourism-related industries.

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Cricket: Alastair Cook admits he has big job ahead - WalesOnline

Telegraph.co.ukCricket: Alastair Cook admits he has big job aheadWalesOnline“Andrew's contribution to England cricket in recent years is evident to everyone who follows the sport but only those of us who have been lucky enough to share a dressing...
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Experts see uptick in hotel construction

Experts see uptick in hotel construction | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it
Southern Lodging Summit @ Memphis panelists agreed that there is debt available for certain projects, and developers with strong track records who want to build select-service hotels are at the front of the line.
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Hotel guru brings experience to Chattanooga tourism industry - Chattanooga Times Free Press

Hotel guru brings experience to Chattanooga tourism industry - Chattanooga Times Free Press | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it
Chattanooga Times Free PressHotel guru brings experience to Chattanooga tourism industryChattanooga Times Free PressHis hometown recently had opened the Niagara Falls convention center, and he couldn't find work related to his Cornell University...
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Apple's Jobs was open to making smaller iPad: executive - Sydney Morning Herald

Apple's Jobs was open to making smaller iPad: executive - Sydney Morning Herald | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning HeraldApple's Jobs was open to making smaller iPad: executiveSydney Morning HeraldVice-president Eddy Cue urged then-chief operating officer Tim Cook in January 2011 to build a seven-inch tablet, according to an email from Cue that...
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London hotel success based on expectations

London hotel success based on expectations | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it
Occupancy in London during Olympic opening weekend received only a slight boost from the games, but ADR nearly doubled. Several factors contributed to fluid revenue-management strategies.
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July jobs report: Why the unemployment rate just won't budge - Washington Post (blog)

July jobs report: Why the unemployment rate just won't budge - Washington Post (blog) | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it
The White House (blog)July jobs report: Why the unemployment rate just won't budgeWashington Post (blog)Manufacturing added 25000 jobs last month. The automobile industry had fewer layoffs than usually occurs at this time of year.
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US hotel deals dominated by savvy buyers

US hotel deals dominated by savvy buyers | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it
Established buyers are diving into the hotel acquisitions game, which might signal the industry’s upturn is just getting underway.
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Historic Enquirer building getting new life as a hotel - Business Courier (blog)

Historic Enquirer building getting new life as a hotel - Business Courier (blog) | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it
Historic Enquirer building getting new life as a hotelBusiness Courier (blog)The city of Cincinnati reached a deal with SREE Hotels LLC to convert the former office building on Vine Street into a hotel with 12000 square feet of retail space.
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InnStyle’s Cross aims to utilize unused space

Industry veteran Gary Cross plans to help economy hotel owners capitalize on under-used space while maximizing revenue opportunities.
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Two More New Hotels Proposed for Downtown Santa Monica - The Lookout News

"Shortly after the Santa Monica City Council votes on whether to give final approval to a development agreement for the hotel at 710 Wilshire Boulevard, it will consider proposals for two more hotels Downtown."

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FelCor’s portfolio repositioning continues

FelCor is ridding its portfolio of properties where internal rate of return does not exceed weighted average cost of capital.
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Sustainability goes mainstream

ESG reporting is gaining steam, helping investors understand non-financial information as it relates to sustainability on an organizational level.
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News Release: U.S. Travel and Tourism Satellite Accounts, Q2 2012

News Release: U.S. Travel and Tourism Satellite Accounts, Q2 2012 | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it

The TTSAs present a detailed picture of travel and tourism activity and its role in the U.S. economy. These accounts present estimates of expenditures by tourists, or visitors, on 24 types of goods and services. The accounts also present estimates of the income generated by travel and tourism and estimates of output and employment generated by travel and tourism-related industries.

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McDonald's looks for new recruits - The News-Press

McDonald's looks for new recruits - The News-Press | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it
McDonald's looks for new recruitsThe News-PressDisabled Veterans Insurance Careers program. More.
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Chef Shack opening restaurant - Minneapolis Star Tribune (blog)

Chef Shack opening restaurant - Minneapolis Star Tribune (blog) | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it
Minneapolis Star Tribune (blog)Chef Shack opening restaurantMinneapolis Star Tribune (blog)The exciting news that Lisa Carlson and Carrie Summer (pictured, above), the high-octane duo behind the Chef Shack, have purchased the former River Bay Cafe...
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IHG focused on strengthening brand family

IHG focused on strengthening brand family | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it
The top priorities for IHG are upgrading Crowne Plaza in the Americas and building on the early success of the Hualuxe brand in China, CEO Richard Solomons said during the company’s Q2 earnings call.
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Weight-loss resorts are a boon for developers

Weight-loss resorts are a boon for developers | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it
The limited number of weight-loss resorts means high performance metrics and high demand.
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Director of Business Development and Sales and Marketing - Emirates 24/7

Director of Business Development and Sales and Marketing - Emirates 24/7 | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it
Director of Business Development and Sales and MarketingEmirates 24/7HMC serves two high-end clients - premier hotels and the members who subscribe to the hotel loyalty programs.
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Upholding the 3 fundamentals of hotel success

Upholding the 3 fundamentals of hotel success | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it
Hotels are only as successful as their happiest employee, and creating a healthy work environment will ensure employees are achieving a company’s goals.
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Global Hyatt Boycott Heats Up - In These Times

Global Hyatt Boycott Heats Up - In These Times | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it
In These TimesGlobal Hyatt Boycott Heats UpIn These Times“The (direct-hire) hotel jobs tend to pay $1 or $2 more an hour – they're not great jobs, but they do pay a little more at least,” Lyons says.
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News Release: U.S. Travel and Tourism Satellite Accounts, Q1 2012

News Release: U.S. Travel and Tourism Satellite Accounts, Q1 2012 | Hospitality Industry | Scoop.it

The TTSAs present a detailed picture of travel and tourism activity and its role in the U.S. economy. These accounts present estimates of expenditures by tourists, or visitors, on 24 types of goods and services. The accounts also present estimates of the income generated by travel and tourism and estimates of output and employment generated by travel and tourism-related industries.

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STR reports US hotel pipeline for March

The total active U.S. hotel development pipeline comprises 2,752 projects totaling 293,850 rooms, according to the March STR/McGraw Hill Construction Dodge Pipeline Report.
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Is Room Key keeping up with OTAs?

After more than a couple months on the market, Room Key is struggling to keep up and compete with online-travel agencies.
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FelCor sells 6 hotels for $103m

FelCor Lodging Trust Incorporated has agreed to sell six non-strategic hotels for $103.0 million, in the aggregate, to an undisclosed buyer.
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