How Hoteliers Can Streamline Labor Management throughout the 2019 Summer Season

23 May, 2019

Written by: Steve Pappas With the summer months in full swing, vacatimaking it one of the busiest times of the year for the hospitality industry.

HFTP Global Representation to Attend HFTP Milwaukee Chapter Event May 30
HFTP Global Representation to Attend HFTP Milwaukee Chapter Event May 30

22 May, 2019

You are invited to the upcoming HFTP Milwaukee Chapter meeting to network with HFTP members and hospitality professionals. Lucinda Hart, CAE, MBA, HF

HFTP Jamaica Chapter Celebrating 50 Years with Annual Convention
HFTP Jamaica Chapter Celebrating 50 Years with Annual Convention

17 May, 2019

The HFTP Jamaica Chapter is pleased to invite you to the celebration of their 50th anniversary in the form of their Annual Seminar "Global Challenges

New HFTP Chapter Relations Council Created to Further Local Initiatives
New HFTP Chapter Relations Council Created to Further Local Initiatives

15 May, 2019

The HFTP Chapter Relations Council was established to provide recommendations on chapter affiliation, leadership training and the end-of-year reporti

Daughtry Headlines HITEC Opening Party presented by Samsung®
Daughtry Headlines HITEC Opening Party presented by Samsung®

15 May, 2019

Do not miss an exciting performance by prominent American rock band Daughtry as they kick off HFTP's largest event of 2019, HITEC Minneapolis, at the

Get into the blue ocean
Get into the blue ocean — By Frank Wolfe

HFTP · 10 May

What makes your hotel stand out? The secret to success in today’s complex hospitality industry lies in the answer to that question, writes HFTP CEO Frank Wolfe. Many times it seems that the only thing that distinguishes one property from another is the sign on the front of the building. What will make today’s traveler chose yours when they are looking for a place to stay?

E20X Europe 2019 Award Winner Tackles Genuine Industry Problem and Solves It

9 May, 2019

Sam is a bright, AI-based chat bot designed by Finnish hospitality startup company Hotelway. Hotelway provides professional management of customer en

Attend HFTP China Chapter Interest Meeting
Attend HFTP China Chapter Interest Meeting

8 May, 2019

HFTP Chief Executive Officer Frank Wolfe, CAE welcomes you to this special evening event, where you can network and learn more about the development

HFTP Announces HITEC Minneapolis CEO Panel Featuring Leading Hoteliers
HFTP Announces HITEC Minneapolis CEO Panel Featuring Leading Hoteliers

7 May, 2019

The upcoming Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference (HITEC®) is set to provide attendees an insider's look at the pressing technol

HFTP Seeking Tech Experts for Research Input
HFTP Seeking Tech Experts for Research Input

3 May, 2019

How can the hospitality industry offer the best tech experience for guests and stakeholders? HFTP has issued a call for research participation to fin

A Review of Today's Hotels of the Future

25 April, 2019

These days, technology is transforming the customer experience at an alarming rate. Many hoteliers wonder what the future hotel will look like. Flyzo

HFTP Announces 2019 CHTP of the Year Recipient
HFTP Announces 2019 CHTP of the Year Recipient

25 April, 2019

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®), will honor Shareef Fahmy, CHAE, CHTP as the 2019 Certified Hospitality Technology Profess

HFTP’s Third HITEC Europe Builds Momentum for Hospitality Technology Gathering
HFTP’s Third HITEC Europe Builds Momentum for Hospitality Technology Gathering

11 April, 2019

Hospitality industry professionals from across Europe and beyond, representing 34 countries, came together in Palma, Mallorca, Spain this week to exp

Backed by Dubai Tourism the Middle East’s Largest Hospitality Technology Exhibition and Conference ‘HITEC Dubai 2019’ to Return in November
Backed by Dubai Tourism the Middle East’s Largest Hospitality Technology Exhibition and Conference ‘HITEC Dubai 2019’ to Return in November

11 April, 2019

It has been announced that Dubai's Department of Tourism & Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) will once again be the destination partner for HITEC Du

Uncover the Future of Our Highly Disrupted World

11 April, 2019

For the average person, thinking about the future generates a certain level of fear and anxiety. Whether it is a fear of change or a fear of the unkn

HFTP Minneapolis/St. Paul Chapter Expects Global Officer Visit this Month
HFTP Minneapolis/St. Paul Chapter Expects Global Officer Visit this Month

8 April, 2019

You are invited to the upcoming HFTP Minneapolis/St. Paul Chapter event to network with HFTP members and other hospitality professionals in attendanc

HFTP Central Coast Chapter to Host April Education Meeting
HFTP Central Coast Chapter to Host April Education Meeting

8 April, 2019

The HFTP Central Coast Chapter will host its April education meeting on the "Cannabis Effect on Hospitality" later this month on Thursday, April 25,

HFTP Partners with HotStats on the Global Hospitality Accounting Common Practices Database
HFTP Partners with HotStats on the Global Hospitality Accounting Common Practices Database

8 April, 2019

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) has announced a partnership with HotStats to manage the Global Hospitality Accounting Comm

Two Opportunities to Join HFTP this Spring in San Diego, California
Two Opportunities to Join HFTP this Spring in San Diego, California

4 April, 2019

Join local HFTP members and hospitality professionals for networking and education at two meetings being hosted by the HFTP San Diego Chapter this sp

Are Loyalty Programs Too Rewarding?

4 April, 2019

Loyalty programs have become par for the course across industries — from retail to airline to hospitality — popularized by their ability to create a

HFTP Announces Datavision Technologies as Exclusive Entrepreneur 20X Sponsor at HITEC Europe
HFTP Announces Datavision Technologies as Exclusive Entrepreneur 20X Sponsor at HITEC Europe

3 April, 2019

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) has announced that Datavision Technologies, which provides business intelligence for hospi

View from the Top: HFTP Global Goes Local at 2019 HFTP Los Cabos Chapter Meeting

2 April, 2019

This past February it was my honor and pleasure to present the HFTP Global Update to the HFTP Los Cabos Chapter. This is an amazing group of individu

Download the HFTP Events Mobile App for HITEC Europe 2019
Download the HFTP Events Mobile App for HITEC Europe 2019

2 April, 2019

The HITEC Europe 2019 app that is now available. Search for "HFTP Events" in the Apple and Google Play stores to download the app now. The 2019 HFTP

HFTP Offers New Corporate Allied Sponsorship; Providing Association Benefits to Employees and Company
HFTP Offers New Corporate Allied Sponsorship; Providing Association Benefits to Employees and Company

2 April, 2019

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) is now offering a new Corporate Allied Sponsorship. Created based on frequent requests fro

International Hotel and Restaurant Association (IH&RA) Names Frank Wolfe to Executive Committee
International Hotel and Restaurant Association (IH&RA) Names Frank Wolfe to Executive Committee

29 March, 2019

The International Hotel and Restaurant Association (IH&RA) announced today that Frank Wolfe, CAE, will join its executive committee for a three-year

New HFTP Research Report Sheds Light on Hotel Pre-opening Budgets and IT Timelines
New HFTP Research Report Sheds Light on Hotel Pre-opening Budgets and IT Timelines

28 March, 2019

A new HFTP study entitled "Pre-Opening Expenditures in Hospitality" by authors Agnes DeFranco, Ed.D., CHAE and Arlene Ramirez, MBA, CHAE, CHE, CHIA o