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The Events Industry and its Napster Moment
Zoom has unexpectedly changed the course of the entire Events Industry. Offset by the COVID-19 pandemic, meeting professionals have pivoted to the Zoom platform. Researchers have linked the introduction of virtual conventions ...
Hospitality and COVID-19: How long until ‘no vacancy’ for US hotels?
(McKinsey & Company, 2020-06-10)
The hospitality industry has taken a huge hit with the explosion of Covid-19 cases. Research suggests that it could take until 2023 or later to recover. This article addresses the recovery scenarios for US hotels, what ...
Hospitality ‘making progress’ on diversity
(Hotel Management, 2020-02-05)
The Hospitality Industry is making progress towards improving gender diversity within the workplace, but the industry has fallen behind in ethnic diversity in senior positions.
Why Do Hotels Seem to Be Getting the Shaft From Washington on Coronavirus Relief?
Hospitality industry leaders believe President Trump's personal ties, from his hotel ownership to the re-election campaign, are prompting Congress to neglect Hotel Industry relief. The Airline Industry has the most favor ...
How Rapid7 and emc3 Created a Las Vegas-Themed Virtual Conference Closing Party
This article describes how Black Hat USA conference 2020 created a unique event for their attendees in their switched virtual meeting. This cybersecurity meeting looked for a unique experience since their event this summer ...
Next 10 Years Could Be a Lost Decade, Boeing Forecast Suggests
(Airline Weekly, 2020-10-06)
Boeing is predicting grim numbers for the next decade of airline travel as COVID-19 continues to wreck havoc across the globe. Boeing's numbers are slightly more optimistic than IATA's with predicting travel returning to ...
US hotels post better RevPAR for August
The author analyzes the STR report of August, saying that the overall performance is slightly better since leisure customers became more comfortable to travel in the month with better RevPAR and ADR. However, he said that ...
Hotels Face a Dire Winter Without More Aid From Congress
(Northstar Meetings Group, 2020-09-30)
The devistation of the economic impacct that COVID-19 has had on the United States continues to ravish the Hotel Industry. The COVID Relief Now Coalition, roughly 150 hospitality organizations, have banded together to urge ...
How Top Meetings Destinations Are Handling the Pandemic and Preparing for Recovery
(Northstar Meetings Group, 2020-09-16)
Chicago, Las Vegas, New York City, Orlando, and Washington, D.C. are among the top meeting destinations that are implementing new standards amid the COVID-19 pandemic. These five cities are eager to host in-person meetings ...
Hoteliers tested by lack of visibility into demand
(Hotel New Now, 2020-10-01)
The visibility into the next few quarter have been increasingly difficult for hoteliers to gauge as COVID-19 continues to spread across the U.S. Although leisure travel picked up more over the summer months than expected, ...