If you want the inside track to the lodging industry's most innovative people, cutting-edge issues, and latest trends, Lodging is the only magazine you need. As the official magazine of the American Hotel & Lodging Association, Lodging informs and inspires owners and operators through award-winning features, departments, and columns.
Lodging offers a cutting-edge source of strategic business and management content. Each issue examines critical trends and state-of-the-art solutions being used by leading lodging executives. Our goal is to help readers manage their companies to higher levels of productivity and profitability.
Topics range from the operational — design, technology, marketing, food & beverage — to development and franchising to governmental affairs — immigration, labor relations, and security. A variety of profiles keep readers up to date on the industry's pioneers and compelling leaders. Lodging's Operations section helps hoteliers stay on top of a wide array of subjects — energy management, telecom, accommodating guests with disabilities, bedding upgrades, and much more. Lodging Special Reports dig deeper into topics of current interest to hoteliers, such as the hotel security in today's world, the aftermath of the Gulf oil spill, and immigration.
Many of the industry's best minds contribute to Lodging. Regular contributors include Smith Travel Research on industry performance and Colliers PKF Consulting USA for industry financial trends and issues. Through its partnership with AH&LA, the magazine is able to tap the expertise of the AH&LA's many specialty committees — technology, marketing, security and loss prevention, human resources, and legal issues.
Lodging is the recipient of several awards from the Society of National Association Publications' awards, including Gold Awards for general excellence in 2009 and 2006, a Gold Award for single-topic issue in 2008, and a Silver Award in 2006 for general excellence in design. The magazine has also been the recipient of numerous APEX awards for publication excellence.