China Hotel Performance Recovered Quickly Following SARS

Amid the current outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19), STR analyzed historical data for China and found that the country’s hotel performance recovered quickly following the containment of SARS in 2003. Recovery around the current outbreak situation of 2020 could follow a similar timeline. “Significant market, economic...

U.S. Hotel Construction Up 6.8% in January

STR’s hotel pipeline data for the U.S. showed 1,615 projects accounting for 208,807 rooms in construction as of the end of January 2020. This represented a 6.8% year-over-year increase in the number of rooms in the final phase of the development pipeline. “The industry is...

DMI Hotels Recently Added Four New Hotels for Property Portfolio

DMI Hotels, an online resource for discovering Hotels, DMCs, and CVBs across popular destinations with meeting space, added four new hotels to its curated collection of properties. Spanning across three regions, these hotels offer significant quantities of meeting and event space that companies can utilize...

U.S. Hotel RevPAR Forecasted to Flatten in 2020

For the first time since 2009, the U.S. hotel industry is projected for a non-growth year in revenue per available room (RevPAR), according to STR and Tourism Economics’ first forecast of 2020 just released at The Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS). “2019 was the industry’s worst year since the recession for RevPAR...

Free Educational Event: Cannabis – A Clinical Perspective

The city of Las Vegas and the Clark County Medical Society, in collaboration with the Las Vegas Medical District and Comagine Health, presents a free public town hall and Continuing Medical Education (CME) opportunity for physicians exploring the role of Cannabis in traditional medicine. Event...

Mamava Pods Arrive at the Phoenix Convention Center

The Phoenix Convention Center (PCC) welcomes Mamava Pods to its campus in downtown Phoenix. The Mamava Pods, which are private lactation suites available for nursing mothers on-the-go, will offer PCC guests a safe and secure space to breastfeed or pump milk for infant children. Made in America,...

Join Pat Schaumann, CMP, CSEP, DMCP,HMCC at Pharma Forum 2020

Pat Schaumann, CMP, CSEP, DMCP, HMCC, is speaking at the 16th annual Pharma Forum 2020!  As compliance codes differ from state-to-state and country-to-country, and constantly fluctuate, Schaumann offers a comprehensive guide to help medical meeting planners stay on top of these new laws and...

Mark Your Calendar for Pharma Forum 2020!

From Monday, March 9, 2020 to Wednesday, March 11, 2020, the 16th annual Pharma Forum 2020 is taking place at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York, New York!  This conference will feature several keynote presentations from meeting experts all around the world, 15+...

Midas Hospitality is Now Managing Two Tulsa Hotels

Midas Hospitality—a leading hotel development, management and investment firm—recently added two Oklahoma hotels to its growing management operations. The two Hilton properties are the Hilton Garden Inn located at 420 W. Albany St. and the Homewood Suites located at 4900 W. Madison Place.  Both are...

Claim Your Complimentary Pass for the HMCC – Global Pharmaceutical and Medical Meeting Summit in Boston!

Mark your calendar for the 8th annual HMCC – Global Pharmaceutical and Medical Meeting Summit on February 10-20.  Taking place at the Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel, this event is giving away 50 complimentary passes! Each year, the HMCC – Global Pharmaceutical and Medical Meeting Summit convenes senior meeting...