HFTP to Assist Open Travel Alliance with Hospitality and Travel Object Oriented Platforms
February 08, 2016 - Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) announced that they will assist the Open Travel Alliance with its new 2.0 Object Oriented Platform in the lifestyle development areas of golf and spa.

2/8/2016 Increases Guest Engagement at Hotel Zephyr in San Francisco
February 08, 2016 -, an advocacy platform for hotels that captivates and inspires new audiences of travelers, has helped Hotel Zephyr amplify its reach to over 200,000 potential new guests in only six months.

DSE's Early Registration Discounts to Expire February 12
February 08, 2016 - Digital Signage Expo (DSE), an international tradeshow and educational conference dedicated to digital displays, interactive technology and digital communications networks, has announced that early registration discounts for its March 15-18, 2016 Annual Educational Conference program will expire after Friday, February 12.

Agilysys Promotes Jim Walker to SVP of Global Revenue
February 04, 2016 - Agilysys, Inc. has announced the promotion of Jim Walker to senior vice president of global revenue, effective immediately.

StayNTouch Secures $9.5M Financing led by Concur’s Perfect Trip Fund and Shiji Ltd
February 03, 2016 - StayNTouch, an innovator in mobile technology and property management systems for hotels, announced the closing of a $9.5M financing led by Concur, through its Perfect Trip Fund, and Shiji (Hong Kong) Ltd, to build out the company’s solutions worldwide.

HFTP Chapters to Host Regional Events Across the United States
February 03, 2016 - Several chapters of Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) have joined together to host regional educational conferences in 2016.

HFTP to Produce Digital Day of Learning
February 02, 2016 - Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) will hold a full day of digital education programming for its members and anyone interested in participating free of charge.

Diamond Resorts International Completes Acquisition of Intrawest Resort Club Group
February 01, 2016 - Diamond Resorts International, Inc. announced that it has completed the previously disclosed acquisition of the vacation ownership business of Intrawest Resort Club Group from Intrawest Resort Holdings, Inc.

Aptech Computer Systems Adds Office Space and Staff to Serve New Clients
January 28, 2016 - Aptech Computer Systems announced that it added new office space and increased staff to support the growing number of hotel companies that implemented its Targetvue Budgeting and Forecasting, Execuvue® Business Intelligence, and Profitvue® and PVNG Enterprise Accounting systems.

Cendyn/ONE to be Awarded with Gold Award in 59th Annual Adrian Awards Competition
January 28, 2016 - The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) will honor Cendyn/ONE and Hotel del Coronado with the Gold Adrian Award for digital marketing excellence for its winning entries in the 59th annual Adrian Awards, one of the largest global travel marketing competitions.

Oracle Introduces New Cloud Services for Hotels and Casinos
January 27, 2016 - New Oracle Cloud services will enable hotels, casinos and other hospitality companies to personalize and improve the guest experience while making operations more efficient.

Four Independent Properties Install Maestro PMS
January 27, 2016 - Maestro PMS announced four full-service independent properties have installed Maestro Multi-Property Management and Maestro Front Office.

Shift4's VT4 Mobile Point-of-Sale Solution Named a Winner in 10th Annual Pay Awards
January 27, 2016 - Shift4 Corporation has announced that its VT4® mobile point-of-sale solution was selected as a 2016 Pay Awards winner in the Best M-POS Solution category.

SiteMinder Reveals Top Hotel Booking Sites in 2015
January 27, 2016 - SiteMinder has revealed the top 10 hotel booking sites in 2015 within five of Europe and the Asia Pacific's travel markets.

Rainmaker President Tammy Farley Named One of HSMAI's Top 25
January 25, 2016 - HSMAI has named Tammy Farley, president of The Rainmaker Group, as one of this year's Top 25 Extraordinary Minds in Hospitality Sales, Marketing and Revenue Optimization.

Hilton Worldwide Debuts New Midscale Brand
January 25, 2016 - Hilton Worldwide has unveiled Tru by Hilton, a brand that is simplified, spirited and grounded in value, filling a void in the midscale category in the U.S. and Canada.

Destination Hotels and Commune Hotels and Resorts Merge
January 24, 2016 - Commune Hotels & Resorts and Destination Hotels announced that they have merged.

Carl Weldon to Join Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals as its COO of Europe
January 22, 2016 - Beginning in March 2016, Carl Weldon will join Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) as its chief operations officer (COO) – Europe.

HSMAI Names Top 25 Extraordinary Minds in Hospitality Sales, Marketing and Revenue Optimization
January 21, 2016 - The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) has announced its 2015 honorees for The HSMAI Top 25: Extraordinary Minds in Hospitality Sales, Marketing, Revenue Optimization.

HFTP Partnering in Hotel Technology Summit in Saudi Arabia
January 21, 2016 - HFTP, the producer of HITEC, has partnered with French business company, Naseba, for the upcoming Hotel Technology Summit that will take place on March 20-21, 2016 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Nathalie Corredor Joins Hilton Worldwide as Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy
January 21, 2016 - Hilton Worldwide has announced that Nathalie Corredor has joined the company as senior vice president, corporate strategy, based at its global headquarters in McLean, Va.

Omni Hotels & Resorts Appoints Lesli Reynolds to Senior Vice President of Revenue
January 21, 2016 - Omni Hotels & Resorts has appointed Lesli Reynolds as senior vice president of revenue.

Rainmaker Expands Asia-Pacific Reach with ONYX Hospitality Group Partnership
January 21, 2016 - The Rainmaker Group has continued to strengthen its Asia-Pacific presence by partnering with international hospitality provider ONYX Hospitality Group.

SiteMinder Announces 300th Distribution Channel in lowcostbeds
January 20, 2016 - SiteMinder has announced the celebration of its 300th distribution channel partner in lowcostbeds.

Destination Hotels Teams Up With Tesla Motors
January 20, 2016 - Destination Hotels has teamed up with Tesla Motors to provide an increasingly desirable amenity, Tesla Destination Charging.

Digital Signage Expo 2016 to Offer Educational Opportunities in Digital Signage for Hotel Operators, System Administrators, Marketers and Technologists
January 19, 2016 - Digital Signage Expo (DSE) will present new digital educational opportunities designed specifically for hotel operators, system administrators and technologists on March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

ASSA ABLOY Hospitality Installs 100,000th Mobile Access Solution
January 19, 2016 - ASSA ABLOY Hospitality Mobile Access, a keyless entry solution developed specifically for the global hotel market, has now been successfully implemented on more than 100,000 guestroom door locks worldwide.

Hyatt Hotels Completes Investigation on Malware Attack
January 15, 2016 - Late Thursday afternoon, Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced that it has completed its investigation to the payment card incident that was reported in December.

Digital Alchemy Expands Staff and Doubles Office Space to Support Growth
January 15, 2016 - Digital Alchemy started 2016 with a move to new offices with double the space to accommodate its expanded staff and growing client list.

Enseo Expands Executive Team
January 15, 2016 - Enseo has appointed David Goldstone as senior vice president, Angela Yotides as VP, technical sales, and Randy Eisenbach as chief operating officer.