HFTP Mexico Chapters Hangout

HFTP’s First Hangout in Spanish is a Collaborative Discussion of the Current Challenges and Solutions for Mexican Hotels

Last week, HFTP held its first Spanish-language Hangout, with a focus on how hotels in Mexico have responded to the Covid-19 pandemic. It was designed to be a discussion amongst colleagues, covering the major challenges of this period and what these hospitality professionals have done to adapt.

HFTP 2019 Chapter Leadership Workshop Builds Leadership at the Local Level

Written by: Eileen Sarris, member of the Chapter Leadership Workshop Committee After a several year hiatus, the re-instated Chapter Leadership Workshop brought together 58 chapter officers representing a host of HFTP local chapters in October 2019. The workshop was held the day prior to the HFTP 2019 Annual Convention in Orlando,…

China Chapter Charter Interest Meeting Brings HFTP to the Far East

Written By: Evita Ma On May 27, a meeting was held in Shanghai to gauge interest in charting a new HFTP China Chapter. Attendees came from across the cities and brought with them a mix of backgrounds including CFO, CEO and CTO from different domestic and international hotel groups. A…

HFTP Jamaica Chapter Hosts Outstanding Seminar, Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Written by: Fitzroy A. Walker Hospitality Financial & Technology Professionals (HFTP) Jamaica Chapter celebrated its 50th Anniversary by hosting its 12th Annual Educational Seminar at the luxurious Sandals Montego Bay Conference Center on Tuesday, May 28, 2019. The one-day seminar entitled Global Challenges, Regional Solutions featured a host of local and international…

View from the Top: HFTP Global Goes Local at 2019 HFTP Los Cabos Chapter Meeting

Written by: Arlene Ramirez This past February it was my honor and pleasure to present the HFTP Global Update to the HFTP Los Cabos Chapter. This is an amazing group of individuals representing HFTP — full of enthusiasm and a strong spirit of community. Through the interaction that took place…

Meet HFTP’s Newest Chartered Chapters

Chapters provide a wide array of benefits to an association’s membership — not the least of which is the collaborative building of knowledge and camaraderie among local and like-minded industry professionals. HFTP is excited to announce that three new local chapters have recently been chartered, to include: The Greater Louisville chapter in…

Why, 15 Years Later, the HFTP Mid Florida Chapter Still Raises Funds for Camp Boggy Creek

By Jack Griffith This year, the HFTP Annual Convention will be held October 25–27 in the Orlando area, my home turf. And for the third year, the convention program includes HFTP Helps which raises funds for a charity based in the surrounding area of the host city. When planning, HFTP…

Dispatches from HFTP Global: HFTP Texas Regional 2017

On May 19-20, 2017, the HFTP North Texas Chapter hosted the 2017 HFTP Texas Regional Conference which brought together a mix of hospitality finance and technology professionals at the Embassy Suites Dallas Love Field in Dallas, Texas USA. Attendees came from across the state of Texas – as well as…

Dispatches from HFTP Global Director: Mid-South Atlantic Regional Conference 2017

Written By: Mark Pate Sr., CHAE, CHTP, MBA I had the great honor of attending the HFTP® Mid-South Atlantic Regional Conference last month in Raleigh, North Carolina USA from February 23–25, 2017.  This was my first regional conference, so I really did not know what to expect. Having attended many HFTP…

Dispatches from HFTP Global: CMAA World Conference on Club Management and Club Business Expo

Written By: Bryan Wood I recently attended and represented HFTP at the CMAA 90th World Conference on Club Management and Club Business Expo that took place from February 7–11, 2017 in Orlando, Florida USA. The event was held at the Orlando World Center Marriott – an amazing Orlando resort, just across the freeway of MouseTown,…