Last week, STR reported on ADR for group room rates in high-end hotels in the US, which increased 4.4% in 12 months. STR clarifies that the group room
After a dynamic year for hotel occupancy in 2015, demand spurred a rise in planned hotel construction in most major markets. 4,721 hotel projects were
2017 has you biting your nails? You’re not alone. Most US hotels fear the forecasted occupancy and ADR for the coming year. Though occupancy looks
As a child of the 90’s, I get it: this obsession with chasing Charmanders using the Pokemon Go app. You’ve seen it, right? Trainers of all ages
As room rates soar and availability plummets, meeting planners are shifting their arrival/departure and overall meeting patterns to accommodate a new
A recent article in MeetingMentor Online highlighted predictions and views on the current market conditions that are now influencing planner behavior.
Though not all hotels pursue the government market segment, the US Travel Association released a robust study of the benefits of government meetings
What groups do you see in the news? Usually it’s larger organizations. If you manage association group sales, these “big fish” may seem hard to book,