Why Hospitality Tech Startups Should Join a Pitch Competition like HFTP’s Entrepreneur 20X in 2019

You have brainstormed a brilliant idea to solve an existing problem in today’s complex hospitality industry. You’ve put in the work to turn that idea into a startup business. That…

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Exclusive Interview: Dual Award Winner Hyre Talks Entrepreneur 20X (E20X)

In June 2015, Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®), debuted its Entrepreneur 20X (E20X) innovation pitch competition, designed for hospitality technology startups, for the first time at the Hospitality Industry…

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Past Judges Reveal Behind-the-Scenes Information about HFTP’s Entrepreneur 20X

For many hospitality technology entrepreneurs, being selected to participate in HFTP’s Entrepreneur 20X (E20X) innovation competition is a milestone accomplishment on the road for their startup’s successful endeavors. It is…

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HFTP Career Development – A Never Ending Story

Written By: Aditya Prabaswara A file came to my desk, “a handover file,” with the details for the next program I was to handle for The Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto. As…

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Annual Convention 2016 – #HFTPinLV

Written By: Michael Bonn Before I get into anything else, I just want to wish a safe and speedy recovery to everyone affected by Hurricane Matthew. My thoughts are with…

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Gearing Up for Annual Convention 2016

Experience Annual Convention like never before – HFTP is excited to share what this year’s revamped event has in store for attendees. Just around the corner, this year’s event will…

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6 Reasons Why Your HITEC Radar Should Include Entrepreneur 20X

By: Charlotte Somers Startups, startups and more startups. That’s what HITEC’s E20X is all about. Here are six reasons why you should come hear them pitch on Monday, June 20 from…

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How HFTP can Contribute to the Future of the Hospitality Industry

Written by: Connie Hong HFTP is constantly searching for ways in which the association can contribute to the future of the hospitality industry. The association strives to serve not only…

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Paragon — A Model of Excellence

With the Annual Convention and Tradeshow  just a few months away, the time has come again to nominate a peer for the 2014 HFTP Paragon Award. A panel of industry…

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Announcing the HFTP 2014 – 2015 HFTP Global Board Slate

Earlier this year, the nominating committee – comprising past HFTP Global past presidents, advisory council chairs and chapter presidents — were tasked with picking the HFTP members that would replace…

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