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Here’s What’s Driving Growth at Choice Hotels

Here’s What’s Driving Growth at Choice Hotels

Like so many other hotel companies, Choice Hotels is having a great year, with several initiatives driving the company’s ongoing transformation. In last week’s earnings call Choice Choice reported a system-wide RevPAR increase of 8.8 percent for the third quarter ...

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Hoteliers Seek Footholds in Changing Digital Landscape

Hoteliers Seek Footholds in Changing Digital Landscape

At the Revenue Strategy Summit last week in New York City, hoteliers, brand representatives, and technology folks gathered to address the high cost of guest acquisition along with other hot revenue management topics. In the opening session, Mark Lomanno, partner ...

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How Much Bandwidth Does Your Property Need?

How Much Bandwidth Does Your Property Need?

Two years ago, BioMarin, a pharmaceutical firm based in San Rafael, Calif., called Inn Marin to book an offsite training session. This wasn’t unusual since the 69-room independent hotel is located eight miles up the road from the company’s headquarters. ...

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La Quinta Remains Agile While Focusing on Growth

La Quinta Remains Agile While Focusing on Growth

Going public in April is just another milestone in La Quinta’s steady transformation from regional player to national brand. In La Quinta’s first earnings call since the IPO, the company reported a profit of $17.5 million and raised its full-year ...

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Foli Looks to Digitally Deliver Hotel Newspapers

Foli Looks to Digitally Deliver Hotel Newspapers

It used to be that having a newspaper dropped at a guestroom doorstep was an essential amenity, especially for business travelers. Nowadays, with so many guests getting their news online, newspaper delivery just seems like a lot of money to ...

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