Malaika Myers Named Chief Human Resources Officer for Hyatt

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) yesterday announced it has named Malaika Myers as the company’s chief human resources officer. Myers will join Hyatt on September 5, 2017 and report to…

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) yesterday announced it has named Malaika Myers as the company’s chief human resources officer. Myers will join Hyatt on September 5, 2017 and report to Mark Hoplamazian, president and chief executive officer.

In May, the Middle East hotel industry reported occupancy 5.9% to 64.4%, ADR fell 2.5% to $150.47 and RevPAR dropped 8.2% to $96.88. Africa, on the other hand, despite posting…

In May, the Middle East hotel industry reported occupancy 5.9% to 64.4%, ADR fell 2.5% to $150.47 and RevPAR dropped 8.2% to $96.88. Africa, on the other hand, despite posting a 0.9% occupancy dip to 55.2%, saw a 11.6% ADR increase to $99.20 drive a…

Hotels in the Asia/Pacific region reported occupancy rose 2.7% to 68.9% in May. ADR increased 2.4% to $96.78 and RevPAR jumped 5.2% to $66.73 when compared to the same month…

Hotels in the Asia/Pacific region reported occupancy rose 2.7% to 68.9% in May. ADR increased 2.4% to $96.78 and RevPAR jumped 5.2% to $66.73 when compared to the same month in 2016.

The founder of Young Pioneer Tours left the company to form GN Tours, which at one point stood for Gross Negligence tours. That about says it all. -Dennis Schaal

The founder of Young Pioneer Tours left the company to form GN Tours, which at one point stood for Gross Negligence tours. That about says it all.
-Dennis Schaal

Rainville-Sangaré win 2017 Phyllis Lambert Grant

On Tuesday, Montreal’s Bureau du design awarded this year’s Phyllis Lambert Grant to industrial designers Rainville-Sangaré. Previous recipients were also on hand to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the grant’s creation…

On Tuesday, Montreal’s Bureau du design awarded this year’s Phyllis Lambert Grant to industrial designers Rainville-Sangaré. Previous recipients were also on hand to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the grant’s creation and Ms. Lambert’s 90th birthday, and to speak about the

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Wind-catching towers emerge from the circular rippled roof of this brick and wood school building in Koudougou, Burkina Faso, which was designed by the architect of this year's Serpentine Pavilion, Diébédo…

Wind-catching towers emerge from the circular rippled roof of this brick and wood school building in Koudougou, Burkina Faso, which was designed by the architect of this year’s Serpentine Pavilion, Diébédo Francis Kéré. Read more

Are You Budgeting Strategically?

One very common mistake many property managers make is to create budgets without taking into proper consideration the strategic goals of ownership.

One very common mistake many property managers make is to create budgets without taking into proper consideration the strategic goals of ownership.