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Inside Hotel-Online Today         January 17, 2018
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Mobile Key Solution Provider Lock Up Rebrands as STAYmyway
Strategic re-branding to STAYmyway better reflects its platform’s multi-faceted ability to help hoteliers engage with guests and deliver an enhanced stay through their own mobile devices. 

FireKeepers Casino Hotel Rely on RFID Technology to Control Uniform Inventory and Employee Assignments
InvoTech RFID Uniform System is used at FireKeepers Casino Hotel to Manage Uniform Operations for Complete Control and Accountability
SHR 2017—Another Year of Growth and Innovation
SHR is pleased to provide a look back at its activities over 2017, a year full of new clients, partners, and innovation, including the following highlights and milestones.

All Suites Brands by Hilton Recognize Top Hotels and Team Members at First-Ever Tri-Brand Conference
Attendees Participated in Clean the World’s Largest Hygiene Kit Building Event To-Date

The Staff Of Nizuc Resort Cancun Clearly Understands Where True Hospitality Starts - The Human Heart / Doug Kennedy
Once thing I have learned is that the level of authentic and genuine hospitality, which travelers treasure the most, has little to do with the number of stars or diamonds hanging on a plaque behind the front desk. 

Taking Another Look at Airbnb’s Advertising / Larry Mogelonsky
I have to hand it to the folks running Airbnb. Their brilliance in communicating their message makes all of us in the hotel business look a bit amateurish.

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 190: Hotel History: Moana Surfrider Hotel
The Moana Hotel opened on March 11, 1901 as Waikiki’s first hotel. It is known as the “First Lady of Waikiki.”

Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM Announces Name Change to Country Inn & Suites® by Radisson
This strategic name change will allow the brand and the individual hotels to leverage the global recognition and strength of the Radisson® brand.

How Destination Marketing Organizations Can Better Defend Their Budgets / Carolyn Childs
Don't wait for budget kick-back to happen. Here's how to be better prepared with data and arguments so you can retain valuable destination marketing budget

Visit U.S. Coalition Launches Amid Drop in U.S. Share of Global Travel
Trade groups representing thousands of businesses and millions of jobs on Tuesday announced the official launch of the Visit U.S. Coalition, whose aim is to partner with the Trump administration to reverse the decline in U.S. competitiveness for international travel dollars.

Caliber Hospitality to Build New 125-Room Hotel Anchored at the Tucson Convention Center
Currently unbranded, the estimated $20 million hotel project is slated to break ground late 2018.

Buccini/Pollin Group and Hidrock Properties Open 310-Key Embassy Suites by Hilton New York - Midtown Manhattan
Managed by PM Hotel Group, the new Embassy Suites resides in New York’s famed Garment District.

Hilton Lake Como Opens in Italy with General Manager Giorgio Borgonovo at the Helm
As the largest hotel in Lake Como, the newly opened property offers 170 guest rooms located in the residential heart of the city, between central Como and the Swiss border.

Midas Hospitality Opens Dual-Branded Residence Inn and Fairfield Inn & Suites in Maryland Heights, Missouri
The hotel includes 96 suites for the Residence Inn and 88 rooms for the Fairfield Inn & Suites. 

Owned and Managed by Blue Star Hospitality, New Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Set to Open in Flat Rock, North Carolina
The Fairfield Inn & Suites Hendersonville Flat Rock offers 84 rooms led by General Manager Chad Henderson.

Crescent Hotels & Resorts Completes $7 Million Renovation of Sheraton Suites Philadelphia Airport Hotel
The complete, top to bottom renovation included 250 all-suite guestrooms, lobby, restaurant & bar, meeting spaces, state-of-the-art fitness center, indoor pool, and Sheraton Club Lounge.

Jumeirah Appoints Jose Silva, Former Four Seasons Senior Executive, as the New Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Silva brings over 35 years’ experience in the hospitality industry, including almost 25 years with Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts.

Margaritaville Names Rick Cunningham Vice President of Hotel Development
Cunningham spent nearly 20 years with IHG including most recently as the company’s regional vice president of upscale development, overseeing IHG’s Hotel Indigo, Crowne Plaza and EVEN Hotel brands in the Southeastern U.S. and Caribbean regions.

Kokua Hospitality Appoints Dawn Aronson Director of Sales and Marketing at Carmel Mission Inn
Aronson served as a global account executive and meeting planner for ConferenceDirect LLC for 13 years before joining Carmel Mission Inn.

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