Hotelier Weekly
November 30, 2017
Thousands of hotel industry professionals and vendors will flock to Washington, D.C., in March to make the types of connections that maximize business potential. If you have not already registered for #AAHOACON18, now is the time. Register by close of business tomorrow, Dec. 1, for a chance to win a four-night stay at the Gaylord during the convention. 
The Global Hotel Network recently profiled Eric A. Danziger, CEO of Trump Hotel Group, about the new American IDEA™ Hotels brand. The story also looks back at President Donald Trump's 2012 GHN executive profile.
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AAHOA in the News
Two recent op-eds, one penned by AAHOA Female Director Lina Patel and another featured in The Hill, highlight the importance of the tax reform bill currently before the Senate and the impact it will have on small businesses in America.
Events and Happenings
RLH Corporation will hold its 2017 Global Brand Showcase and Expo Dec. 4-6 at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. This invitation-only event is designed to provide franchisees with educational workshops and interactive activities focused on revenue-generating ideas and strategies, details about the direction of the company, and networking and social events to boost business. All AAHOA officers will be attending and speaking at this event.
The world’s largest hotel investment conference kicks off in a couple months (Jan. 22-24) at the JW Marriott & Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) speakers and panelists will discuss a wide variety of topics regarding hotel investment, development and acquisitions. On Tuesday, Jan. 23, AAHOA President & CEO Chip Rogers will moderate a panel discussion on franchise strategies. Rogers will also sit on a panel at ALIS Law, which will take place just before ALIS (Jan. 22) at the Residence Inn and Courtyard Los Angeles. The panel will discuss the 2018 midterm elections and the potential impact on the hotel industry. While ALIS covers issues and opportunities related to buying, selling and building hotels, ALIS Law focuses on legal issues that owners and operators face after the deal closes. To register, visit
Join us for one of these upcoming town hall meetings for AAHOA updates, a short education session and industry info that every hotelier needs to know.

In the Market
AAHOA partners with SunTrust Robinson Humphrey (STRH) to provide members-only access to comprehensive analysis of current economic and market metrics for the hospitality industry. These complimentary reports offer detailed insight on the impact of these metrics for hotel owners across the country. Stay ahead of the competition with this week’s reports.  

This report provides a close look at how the holiday and calendar shifts will impact weekly STR results.

STRH is a leading, full-service corporate and investment bank dedicated to helping its customers successfully manage and grow their companies through a comprehensive range of strategic advisory, capital raising, risk management, financing and investment solutions.

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Industry News
After reviewing third quarter earnings results, some key financial trends stood out that will help the hotel industry's outlook for the rest of 2017, into next year and beyond.
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Boutique is about design and lifestyle, but hoteliers and developers must remember why they are building these properties in the first place.
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A cautionary tale of serial ADA litigation, and how the judicial system in New Mexico stopped a plaintiff and her lawyer from filing frivolous and malicious ADA lawsuits.
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