We’ve been through it: Wildfires, economic crashes, chef suicides, climate change. 9/11—the biggest disaster. And then, COVID. 9/11 was a decimator but it didn’t spark so many us vs. them debates. There is one similarity though: That unshakeable hospitality feeling. That hope for humanity.read more
Asian Hospitality is the gold standard around the world. It’s influenced so much of our hotel operations, service standards, and style. In Asian culture, there’s hospitality everywhere.read more
What hoteliers need to know before putting their properties in the hands of a professional manager.read more
What would happen if women were given all the first moves? What would society look like then? What would hospitality look like—how would things be different?read more
Hospitality industry veteran Bashar Wali has launched This Assembly, an incubator for innovation, an engine for value creation and a driving force for positive change in the travel and lifestyle space.read more
Uber and Airbnb. Venmo and FourSquare. What do these companies have in common?
How about tossing Hotels.com, Equinox, Starz, Sony Pictures, and Electronic Arts into the mix?read more
Bashar Wali, one of the pioneers in the boutique hospitality world, just left as the president of Provenance Hotels after 14 years. This is a departing email he sent recently to employees and friends, which has generated some buzz in the industry, you’ll see why below. We are printing this here with permission.read more