From the HFTP Dubai Research Center: Guide to Industry Recovery

2 July, 2020

The hospitality industry in Dubai has had an interesting year. In response, the Dubai HFTP Research and Innovation Center at the Emirates Academy of

Embracing Change: Lessons Learned During a Pandemic that Has Changed Hospitality

2 July, 2020

For the past three months, HFTP has hosted weekly "Hangout" sessions on Zoom, uniting hospitality professionals to learn from and support each other

A Millennial's Journey to Professional Certification

1 July, 2020

Millennials, and young professionals in general, are often challenged in the job market — by roles that require x years of experience. Professional c

HFTP Announces Slate for 2020–2021 Global Board of Directors
HFTP Announces Slate for 2020–2021 Global Board of Directors

30 June, 2020

Pictured: Mark Pate Sr., CHAE, CHTP, MBA poses with HFTP CEO Frank I. Wolfe, CAE, FIH at the HFTP 2019 Annual Convention in Orlando, Florida USA.

No Need to Be Depressed: Uplifting Revenue Management Tips When Revenue Is Down

26 June, 2020

One whose title is “chief evangelist” is driven by his mission to deliver good news. And so it went with this week’s European HFTP Hangout presenter,

Best of HFTP to be First Hospitality Industry Conference Deploying Telemedicine to Support Attendees and Exhibitors
Best of HFTP to be First Hospitality Industry Conference Deploying Telemedicine to Support Attendees and Exhibitors

23 June, 2020

As associations and companies prepare to return to meetings and events, assurances are required that related travel and social interactions are safe.

Letter from the HFTP Global President: A Look at the Past Six Months

22 June, 2020

In just a few short months, our world has changed from a strong and steady economy, solid revenues and overall happiness to great concerns for our he

Selecting the Right Industry Standards for Your Property

21 June, 2020

This is not the first time that the hospitality industry has had to respond to major changes.

HFTP International Hospitality Technology Hall of Fame 2020 Inductees Announced: Michael Blake, CAE and Henri Roelings
HFTP International Hospitality Technology Hall of Fame 2020 Inductees Announced: Michael Blake, CAE and Henri Roelings

17 June, 2020

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) is pleased to announce two champions of hospitality technology: Michael Blake, CAE and Hen

USALI Recording Guidance Part 3: Government Loan Assistance

17 June, 2020

As a result of the current economic situation, entities that own or lease hotels are eligible to apply for and receive a loan under a government assi

Create a Culture of Agility, Place These Five Tech Bets

15 June, 2020

Phil Le-Brun, director, enterprise strategy at Amazon Web Services, says there is one word that is mentioned, on average, every six minutes during ex

Place Your Nomination for the HFTP 2020 Paragon Award by August 7
Place Your Nomination for the HFTP 2020 Paragon Award by August 7

9 June, 2020

Do you know of an HFTP member who has made a lasting contribution to both HFTP and the hospitality industry? Help HFTP recognize those who have helpe

Getting Value from Cloud Services in Today's Environment

9 June, 2020

The first European HFTP Hangout in June was a masterclass on hospitality business software-as-a-service (SaaS) costs and cloud services optimization.

Hotel Trends: Reducing Costs and Contact in Rooms, Staff and F&B

8 June, 2020

The first week of June kicked off with a general HFTP Hangout that covered hotel market trends and trajectories, presented by CBRE Hotels Advisory re

USALI Guidance Part 2: Government-sponsored Wage Subsidies and Grants
USALI Guidance Part 2: Government-sponsored Wage Subsidies and Grants

4 June, 2020

During the Covid-19 global pandemic, some governments have decided to support industries with significant revenue losses and offer wage grants/subsid

HFTP’s HITEC San Antonio Announces New Era Strategy Experts as 2020 Keynote Speakers
HFTP’s HITEC San Antonio Announces New Era Strategy Experts as 2020 Keynote Speakers

3 June, 2020

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) is ready to usher in a return of the face-to-face, hospitality meeting with its upcoming N

CHAE Designees Persevere During COVID-19 to Achieve Certification
CHAE Designees Persevere During COVID-19 to Achieve Certification

1 June, 2020

The past few months have been an especially turbulent time for professionals in the hospitality industry. In the midst of an international pandemic,

HFTP Member Benefit Spotlight: Search the HFTP Job Board Online
HFTP Member Benefit Spotlight: Search the HFTP Job Board Online

1 June, 2020

Are you currently searching for a job in hospitality finance or technology? The HFTP Job Board was recently enhanced and is now easier to use for job

Hilton College Initiates First-ever Hospitality Hackathon (HC3), Sponsored by HFTP; Challenges Students From Hospitality Programs Across the Globe
Hilton College Initiates First-ever Hospitality Hackathon (HC3), Sponsored by HFTP; Challenges Students From Hospitality Programs Across the Globe

1 June, 2020

The University of Houston Conrad N. Hilton College of Hotel and Restaurant Management, in partnership with Hospitality Financial and Technology Profe

Risk Mapping and Building Customer Confidence in a Post-Covid-19 World

29 May, 2020

The HFTP Hangouts rounding out the last week of May focused on risk mapping and risk management, as well as how to build customer confidence for the

Broaden Your Scope with HFTP Chapter Virtual Education
Broaden Your Scope with HFTP Chapter Virtual Education

29 May, 2020

HFTP chapters are mobilizing members to connect virtually with education and networking. The time is right to connect with members in other chapters

Seven Things Travel and Tourism Companies Should Consider During the COVID-19 Crisis

28 May, 2020

The unprecedented COVID-19 crisis has had a major impact on the travel and tourism industry, shutting down thousands of hotels, tourist destinations

USALI Guidance: How to Record these Puzzling Covid-19 Scenarios

27 May, 2020

Currently, the Uniform System of Accounts for the Lodging Industry, 11th Revised Edition (USALI) does not consider the possible alternative use of ho

Silos and the Social Club

21 May, 2020

Albert Einstein is quoted as saying that “[t]he hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.” Well, the computation of taxable income

AHLA Safe Stay: Hotel Industry Across U.S. and Canada United Around Enhanced Safety, Cleaning Standards

21 May, 2020

As states across the country navigate reopening and hotels begin to safely welcome back guests, the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) today

Attend May 21 Webinar on USALI Recording Guidelines During Covid-19
Attend May 21 Webinar on USALI Recording Guidelines During Covid-19

19 May, 2020

HFTP invites all hospitality finance professionals to attend an informative webinar on May 21, 2020 that will discuss how to manage your hotel operat