Hotel Resources

Associations

AAHOA
Asian American Hotel Owners Association
Provides a forum for Asian American Hotel Owners to exchange ideas with a unified voice.

AH&LA
American Hotel & Lodging Association
Provides assistance in operations, education, communication, and lobbies on Capitol Hill to provide a prosperous business climate.

ARDA
The American Resort Development Association is the Washington D.C.-based professional association representing the vacation ownership and resort development industries. Their mission is to foster and promote the growth of the industry and to serve its members through education; public relations and communications; legislative advocacy; membership development; and ethics enforcement.

International Hotel and Restaurant Association
A voice for the Hospitality Industry, representing more than 200,000 Hotels and 6 million restaurants worldwide. IH&RA members include national hotel and restaurant associations in some 100 countries throughout the world and international and national hotel and restaurant chains representing some 50 brands as well as individual hotels and restaurants, whether independent or chain-affiliated. IH&RA monitors issues that are raised by major international organizations involved in tourism, lobbying for better recognition of the hospitality industry worldwide and against damaging or costly attempts to regulate the industry.


Publications

AAHOA Hospitality
The only monthly national hospitality magazine that keeps the Asian American hotel owners abreast of rapidly changing issues and events relating to hotel and motel management.

Hospitality Net
Serves as a hospitality industry resource on Internet. Provides an overview of all the latest news, index entries, jobs, and vendors delivered to your mailbox every week.

Hotel Business
Provides information to individuals involved in making decisions for all aspects of hotel ownership and operations.

Hotel-Online
Providing the latest and most relevant news, trends, discussion forums, employment opportunities, classified advertising and product pricing for the hospitality industry.

Hotel World Network
Focuses on news involving mergers and acquisitions, finances, technology and overall market health.

Hospitality Design
The premier trade magazine serving the field of hospitality design, it connects owners, operators, purchasing agents, designers, and architects involved in the design of hotels, resorts, and all other hospitality-oriented projects. HD highlights the accomplishments of various design teams that collaborate to bring the most innovative examples of new construction and renovation to the industry.

Lodging Magazine
Providing hotel owners and operators with comprehensive insights into the $108 billion United States hotel & resort industry.

Lodging Hospitality
Provides necessary intelligence for developers, owners and operators to succeed in the increasingly complex and challenging hospitality business.