09-2018 - How Westport Inn GM Nora Gomez pays her success forward

Hospitality professionals often champion the industry for its abundance of opportunities for career advancement; as long as employees show passion, enthusiasm and a hospitality mindset, it’s possible they can one day run a property of their own. Nora Gomez is one such worker. She recounted for Hotel Management her experience transforming from an unemployed immigrant into a hotel GM, all because she wanted more. Read More…

08-2018 - Staying power: Extended-stay is hot

In the August issue of Hotel Business, New Castle VP Sales and Revenue Management, Don Urbahn discusses extended-stay hotels. “When you consider the length of stay and ADR premium, it (extended-stay) delivers a good ROI, and the booking patterns can help with shoulder night occupancy lift and create some consistency throughout the week, not just peak nights,” he says. Read More…