Hilton Worldwide Announces Point-of-Sale System Breach
November 25, 2015 - Hilton Worldwide has identified and taken action to eradicate unauthorized malware that targeted payment card information in some point-of-sale systems.

Yurbban Trafalgar Hotel to End 2015 at Near-Full Occupancy with SiteMinder
November 25, 2015 - Yurbban Trafalgar Hotel, a property established to bring together urban tourism and the local essence of Barcelona in Spain, expects to end 2015 with an occupancy rate of ninety percent, thanks to SiteMinder’s technology and the enhanced management of its hotel.

HFTP to Discuss USALI and Specialized Hospitality Resources at HOSPACE 2015
November 24, 2015 - Leaders from Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) will be presenting on topics such as accounting practices and technology at HOSPACE 2015.

Sabre to Acquire the Trust Group
November 24, 2015 - Sabre Corporation has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Trust Group of Companies, a central reservations, revenue management and hotel marketing provider with a significant presence in EMEA and Asia Pacific.

Agilysys to Host Inspire User Conference and Executive Summit 2016
November 23, 2015 - Agilysys, Inc., a provider of next-generation hospitality software solutions and services, announced that registration is officially open for the Agilysys Inspire User Conference & Executive Summit 2016.

Starwood Hotels and Resorts Latest Affected by Malware Intrusion
November 20, 2015 - Starwood Hotels and Resorts announced that a limited number of its hotels in North America were infected with malware, enabling unauthorized parties to access payment card data of customers, for in some cases as long as six months through the time period from November 2014 through June 2015.

EPA Recognizes Wyndham Worldwide as New Jersey's Highest Ranked ENERGY STAR Certified Office Building for 2015
November 20, 2015 - Wyndham Worldwide earned 99 out of 100 for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) ENERGY STAR rating for its corporate headquarters offices in Parsippany, N.J.

Cendyn Continues Global Expansion
November 20, 2015 - Cendyn®, parent company of hospitality and event industry technology leaders Cendyn/ONE™ and Cendyn Arcaneo®, has appointed John Seaton as international managing director and opened new offices in Singapore.

Digital Signage Federation Hangout to Feature DSF Leadership and State of the Industry Discussion
November 19, 2015 - The Digital Signage Federation® (DSF), an independent not-for-profit trade organization serving the digital signage industry invites DSF members and non-members alike, to attend its Wednesday, Dec. 16 Hangout panel discussion at 2 P.M. EST, featuring a DSF 2015 leadership discussion on the state of the digital signage industry.

Maestro and Revinate Marketing™ Connect with New Integration to Enhance Property Reputation Management and Personalized Guest Communication
November 18, 2015 - Revinate, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company that helps hotels reinvent the guest experience, has announced its new interface with the Maestro PMS integrated hotel property management system.

Joint Base Andrews Selects Self-Service Technology by Kaba and Ariane Systems to Streamline Resident Access and Security
November 18, 2015 - Kaba Access & Data Systems Americas, an electronic lock supplier for the multi-family housing market, together with Ariane Systems has announced the deployment of the Kaba K-COD 200 self-service solution at Joint Base Andrews, a premier U.S. military base in Prince George's County, Maryland that encompasses both Air Force and Naval divisions.

HX a Success With Hospitality Leaders and Decision Makers
November 18, 2015 - HX: The Hotel Experience — Rooms to Restaurants, formally the International Hotel, Motel and Restaurant Show (IHMRS) made a big splash as it debuted its new brand, mission and overall experience at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York, Nov. 8-10, 2015.

SiteMinder Partners with Africa's
November 18, 2015 - SiteMinder’s 20,000 hotel customers now have access to traveler markets across the emerging African economy, thanks to the company’s latest partnership with one of Africa’s largest online travel agencies,

AirRevive Refurbishes Little Rock Marriott's Guestroom Air Conditioning Units
November 17, 2015 - AirRevive, a leader in sustainable HVAC refurbishment and re-commissioning services for the hospitality industry, announced its completion of a guest room fan coil unit refurbishment project for the Little Rock Marriott.

RoamingAround Opens the Door to Geolocation with the Unveiling of RapidApp
November 17, 2015 - RoamingAround has released RapidApp, a tool that will convert mobile and fully responsive websites into apps so that clients can easily adopt the RoamAbout platform – the company’s new location based marketing platform.

Marriott to Acquire Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide
November 16, 2015 - Marriott International, Inc. and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced that the boards of directors of both companies have unanimously approved a definitive merger agreement under which the companies will create the world's largest hotel company.

Las Americas Golden Tower to Open its Doors with Guestroom Security Technology from ASSA ABLOY Hospitality
November 16, 2015 - The recently built Las Americas Golden Tower is set to offer guests advanced property security with electronic door lock and safe innovations by ASSA ABLOY Hospitality.

ChefTec Software Releases Version xt5
November 12, 2015 - Culinary Software Services, a provider of back-office technology for the foodservice industry, has released its newest version of ChefTec software, xt5.

HFTP CEO Discusses Global Hospitality Technology Trends at the China Hospitality Technology Alliance Global Conference
November 12, 2015 - Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) CEO, Frank Wolfe, CAE addressed more than 125 CEO, CIO and COOs from global hotel groups at the 2015 CHTA Global Conference on November 11–13 in Macau.

Bulk TV Makes TBJ Fast 50 List for Seventh Consecutive Year
November 12, 2015 - Bulk TV & Internet, a provider of television, voice and Internet solutions to businesses nationwide, was recognized by the Triangle Business Journal on Tuesday, November 10th at the Annual Fast 50 Awards Dinner.

HTNG Adds Strength to Board With New Members
November 12, 2015 - Hotel Technology Next Generation (HTNG) has announced additions to its board of governors, the key direction-setting body for the organization.

Ponterra Business Advisors Expands Operations to Puerto Rico
November 11, 2015 - Ponterra Business Advisors, a specialty travel, retail, foodservice and hospitality technology investment bank, has announced that is has expanded its operations to San Juan, P.R.

Blueprint RF Files Inter Partes Review to Invalidate Five Nomadix Patents
November 11, 2015 - Blueprint RF (Hospitality Core Services, LLC), a hotel Internet service provider, announced that the company has filed Inter Partes Reviews (IPRs) with the United States Patent Trial and Review Board (PTAB) to invalidate five patents held by Nomadix, Inc.

Travll Named Winning Travel App at Sabre's First Developer Competition in Latin America
November 11, 2015 - Sabre Corporation announced the winners of its first travel hackathon held in the Latin America region, based on their creative use of API technology and open developer platform powered by Sabre Dev Studio.

Venza Group Strengthens Melissa Strong Fund through Brew-B-Que 2015: CURE Childhood Cancer
November 11, 2015 - Venza Group's event, Brew-B-Que 2015: CURE Childhood Cancer, raised $16,856 through sponsorships, personal donations and participation in the event.

HFTP 2015–2016 Global Executive Committee and Board of Directors Begin Term
November 10, 2015 - The Global Executive Committee and Board of Directors for Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) have officially begun the 2015—2016 term.

Gene Juarez Salons & Spas Connects Uses Digital Alchemy to Connect with Clients
November 10, 2015 - The largest salon in the Pacific Northwest Gene Juarez Salons & Spas uses personalized email confirmations and eSurveys from Digital Alchemy to coordinate thousands of spa visits. The company’s services and staff have earned multiple awards including InStyle magazine’s “Top Spas in the United States” and “Salon of the Year” by Modern Salon magazine.

Hansar Bangkok Hotel Migrates to SHR’s WindsurferCRS Distribution Platform
November 10, 2015 - The Thai-inspired Hansar Bangkok Hotel has migrated to the SHR’s WindsurferCRS distribution platform.

Cardinal International Wins Best New Product at HX 2015
November 09, 2015 - Five exhibitors received Editors’ Choice Awards during the opening day of the 100th annual IHMRS, now HX: The Hotel Experience on Sunday, Nov. 9, 2015, at New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.

11/9/2015 Boosts Revenue and Direct Bookings for Platinum Hotel
November 09, 2015 -, an advocacy platform for hotels, has increased direct bookings and captured added revenue for Platinum Hotel, an all-suite property located in Las Vegas, Nevada.