Thank you to our Sponsors

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Access Point Financial is a specialty hotel finance company. Offering a full-service hospitality lending and advisory platform, APF provides financing to qualified franchisees of major hotel brands and independent boutique hotels throughout the United States and Canada. APF provides tailored loan and capital lease programs to meet the specific needs of each client.

For more information, contact Rhonda Loerzel,

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Avison Young is the real estate partner businesses trust for intelligent, integrated solutions. As a full-service provider, we can deliver results aligned with our clients’ strategic business objectives, supporting real estate initiatives that add value and build competitive advantage for your organization.

For more information, contact Keith Thompson,

Agilysys is a hospitality software and solutions company where innovative technology solutions go hand-in-hand with service that’s second to none. Whether you’re serving hundreds of guests or thousands at a time, you succeed in hospitality because you know the value of a single relationship. So do we. Our hospitality software and solutions can help forge those relationships with your guests.

For more information, contact Nancy Narelto,

Since 1865, American Hotel has supported the growth of hospitality by building strong relationships. As a family-owned company that today is led by a third generation of the Leahy family, people and partnerships continue to drive everything we do.

As the premier global hospitality supplier, we help our customers create memorable guest experiences and achieve brand consistency across geographic markets. We offer more than 50,000 items, including 1,600 national brands and more than 2,500 best-value products from our exclusive Registry® brand.

For more information contact Bobby Kossowicz,

Beekeeper connects operational systems and communication channels within one intuitive platform that is easily accessible by mobile or desktop devices. Start optimizing business processes and improving internal collaboration today. 

For more information, contact Corey Mccarthy,

Choice Hotels International is one of the largest and most successful lodging companies in the world. Choice currently franchises more than 6,300 hotels, representing more than 500,000 rooms, in more than 35 countries and territories. Ranging from limited service to full service hotels in the economy, mid-scale and upscale segments, Choice-branded properties provide business and leisure travelers with a range of high-quality, high-value lodging options throughout the United States and internationally.

For more information, contact Kathleen Collins,

The Best in Healthy, Clean Sleep - At CleanBrands, our sole mission is to help your guests get a better night’s sleep. We design and manufacture the world’s most advanced and medically effective allergy bedding-barrier products.

For more information, contact Christina Rzemien

In 1996, a small division within Microsoft launched online travel booking site®, giving consumers a revolutionary new way to research and book travel. Since that time, Expedia, Inc. has evolved into the world’s leading online travel company, with a portfolio that includes some of the world’s most notable travel brands.

For more information contact Rebecca Reese,

Hilco Real Estate provides strategic advisory and transactional services designed to minimize costs and maximize value of real estate assets for both healthy companies and companies in transition. We have been involved in repositioning over 35,000 leases and the disposition of over 200 million square feet of retail, industrial, and office properties over our 15-plus year history. Our expertise and capabilities have been applied in numerous scenarios, including restructurings, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, financings, and ongoing occupancy cost optimization initiatives. We help businesses improve leverage and cash flow by repositioning and restructuring their real estate commitments. Our focus is on optimizing value within the required timeframe.


For more information, contact Jeff Azuse,

Hotel Rehabs is a boutique hotel renovation and construction firm with the ability, experience, and expertise to transform large scale hotels in a short time frame with excellent value. A close knit, tightly-held firm that prides itself on it's strong business relationships and ability to meet customer needs at the highest value. Hotel Rehabs specializes in major branded hotel renovations including Hilton, IHG, Marriott/Starwood, and Hyatt branded properties in the Upper Mid-Scale to Luxury spaces. Since 2006 the principals have completed close to 35 hotel construction projects totaling over 4,500 guestrooms throughout the country, with projects ranging from 50 to 500 guestrooms.

For more information, contact Chris Winterhalter,

Thousands of hotel owners, developers, investors, lenders, management companies, and public agencies around the world rely on HVS to support confident, informed business decisions.Since literally writing the book on how to value a hotel in 1980, HVS has evolved into the global professional services leader by continually providing our clients with unrivaled hospitality intelligence.Today, we have a team of more than 350 people located in over 40 offices throughout the world who specialize in all types of hospitality assets, including hotels, restaurants, casinos, shared ownership lodging, mixed-use developments, and golf courses, as well as conventions, sports, and entertainment facilities.

For more information, contact Kirby Payne,

Great Hotels Guests Love. We have 12 brands in our family, spanning 5,000 hotels in nearly 100 territories and countries. Whether it’s an overnight getaway, a business trip, a family celebration or a once-in-a-lifetime experience, we have the perfect hotel for every need. We develop our brands to respond to guests' needs. From heritage Holiday Inn, which Kemmons Wilson opened after being unable to find an affordable, comfortable hotel for the family, to our newest addition, HUALUXE Hotels and Resorts®, the first premium international hotel brand designed specifically for Chinese consumers.

For more information, contact Rachel Pletz,

Lodging Econometrics (LE) is the leading lodging industry consulting partner for global real estate intelligence. Combining unparalleled industry experience, a real-time pulse on market trends and widespread knowledge of key decision makers important to you, LE delivers actionable insights that turn your business goals into timely opportunities—driving your strategic advantage.

For more information, contact Bruce Ford,

Based out of East Brunswick, NJ, Media Master specializes in telecommunication solutions within a wide variety of industries. Media Master can provide your business with innovative and affordable solutions for installing and integrating technology solutions, DIRECTV for your hotel, apartment, condo, campus, office, gym, shop, bar or restaurants, new or liquidated TVs and Wifi solutions for your business.

For more information contact Sal Campo,


Today, Red Roof features over 500 hotels. We are proud of our new rooms and know that you will find them comfortable and welcoming. Red Roof continues to grow and provide new comforts to all travelers, at an economical price. We have been voted #1 in the Economy hotel sector for 2015! We value all of our guests and hope that we can provide a caring, comfortable environment for you.

For more information, contact Stephanie Pina,

Revinate is a rapidly growing SaaS start-up in Silicon Valley changing the hospitality industry. Revinate designs and develops technology to improve the guest experience at hotels worldwide. Our culture is focused on generating bold ideas and having the bravery to pursue them. Revinate helps hotels know more about their guests so they can deliver personalized experiences that create valuable relationships and lifelong customers. Revinate is well-funded by leading investment firms Benchmark Capital, Tenaya Capital, Northgate Capital, Industry Ventures, Formation 8, and Tao Capital. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices in Amsterdam, Singapore and San José, Costa Rica. Revinate counts over 30,000 of the world’s leading hotels as customers. 

For more information, contact Alan Guacaran,

Simple and Intuitive Web Based Hotel PMS Software. SkyTouch Hotel OS is a proven, reliable property management system, and requires no expensive hardware. Our property management system is intuitive and easy to use. It works the way you do.

For more information, contact Dale Moseka,

As a clean energy company, we help clients decrease operating expenses, reduce carbon footprints and improve sustainability with green technology. The EcoSmart by Telkonet intelligent automation platform is supported by a full suite of IoT-connected devices that provide building operators with in-depth energy usage information, control, and analysis. This information can be used to deploy targeted solutions that dramatically reduce energy consumption and improve facility management and efficiency with measurable results.

For more information, contact Chad Burow,

From dream destinations to the hottest conference spots, we’ve got you covered. With Wyndham Hotels & Resorts on 5 continents in 22 countries — set in the best resort destinations and the hippest urban centers — you can discover comfort wherever you are. Take a look at our newest additions to scout where your next Wyndham adventure can be.

For more information, contact Pamela Ordino,