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Inside Hotel-Online Today         March 22, 2017
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U.S. Hotel Revenue Growth Driven by Overlooked Sources in Lower Chain Scales and Secondary Markets
CBRE Hotels’ Americas Research Forecasts 2.2 Percent RevPAR Compound Annual Growth Rate Through 2021

Maestro PMS Housekeeping App Personalizes Guest Engagement
Automated "Room is Ready" Text Message Gets Guests into Their Room Faster via Integrated Hotel Management Software App

Irvine Company Resort Properties Achieves YOY Revenue Growth with Portfolio-Wide Implementation of Revenue Management Solutions by The Rainmaker Group
Prestigious independent hotel group bolsters both revenue management results and processes with solutions from industry leader in total profit optimization

The Solution To Industry Stagnation Is Innovation / Larry Mogelonsky
During the 2008-2009 economic downturn, even though the future of most hotels was uncertain, the corrective actions for such times of hardship were not.
Online Hotel Booking Scams Cost Americans $1.3 Billion Annually; Senate Subcommittee on Consumer Protection Pushes for More Action to Protect Consumers
“One of the trends that we’ve seen threaten this huge industry, which, of course, has so many jobs in our country…is the rise of deceptive online companies that imitate the websites of hotels or airlines in order to attract booking,” Senator Klobuchar said.

“No One Can Drop the Ball:” How Using Hotel Technology is Increasing Staff Efficiency and Improving Team Communication at the Radisson Hotel El Paso
The 239-room full-service hotel, which has been using ALICE since the beginning of the year, is running their front desk, maintenance, housekeeping and bellmen communications and task management on the platform, providing staff a newfound peace of mind.
HeBS Digital’s Parent Company, Hotel360 Technologies, Acquires Serenata IntraWare to Create the Industry’s First Fully Integrated Past/Future Guest Engagement & Acquisition Platform
Hotel360's single objective is to accelerate global expansion of its portfolio companies and acquire best-of-class hotel technology companies with complementary technology, product and service lines to better serve the global hospitality industry.

Villas of Grand Cypress Named a Forbes Four Star Hotel for 2017
Orlando Golf Resort Maintains Prestigious Award for 4th Consecutive Year

HFTP’s HITEC Amsterdam High Pre-Registration Count Illustrates Hospitality Vitality – Stakeholders’ Support for the Industry
"While we expected that HITEC Amsterdam would be a big draw, it is already exceeding our wildest expectations," said HFTP CEO Frank Wolfe, CAE.

sbe in Advanced Discussions with Hakkasan Group for Potential Merger
sbe Founder and CEO, Sam Nazarian stated, "...The merger is expected to close within 60 days."

Commonwealth Hotels Acquires Four Hilton Properties in Mobile, Alabama
Hotels include: Homewood Suites Mobile-East Bay-Daphne; Hilton Garden Inn Mobile East Bay/Daphne; Hampton Inn Mobile-East Bay/Daphne; and the Hampton Inn Mobile-I-10/Bellingrath Gardens.

Deutsche Hospitality Signs with Muscat National Development and Investment Company to Develop IntercityHotel in Muscat
The hotel will be a new build which will contain a total of 285 rooms, including 12 suites, set across six floors developed at the heart of the capital city of Muscat by 2020.

Owned by BPR CMC Charlotte and Developed by BPR Properties, Newly-Built Embassy Suites Opens in Charlotte
The Embassy Suites by Hilton Charlotte Uptown offers 250 suites with views of the city just steps away from the Charlotte Convention Center.

Owned by Northwest Lodgings and Managed by InnSight Hotel Management, New Fairfield Inn & Suites to Open in DuPont, Washington
Natasha Jenkins is the General Manager of the 90-room Fairfield Inn & Suites Tacoma DuPont.

Meyer Jabara's Pier 5 Hotel Baltimore Completes Renovation and Joins Curio Collection by Hilton
Located on a pier in the Inner Harbor waterfront, the 66-room Charm City boutique hotel is led by General Manager Daniel Tadros.

Paradisus By Meliá Appoints Jaime Piedras to General Manager of the New Paradisus Los Cabos
Prior to joining Paradisus Los Cabos, Piedras was the Managing Director of Gran Meliá Puerto Rico Golf Resort where he oversaw the operational aspects of the resort.

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