Dispatches from HFTP Global: HTNG North America Conference

Let me begin this blog post by saying that everyone should visit Florida in March. The weather was perfect: sunny and beautiful during the day, and comfortably cool at night. It was clearly off season at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort, but that didn’t stop a large group of…

[Hall of Fame] From Consulting to Forming HTNG

Douglas Rice, executive vice president and CEO of HTNG, will be inducted into the International Hospitality Technology Hall of Fame on Tuesday, June 26 at 8:30 a.m. during the HITEC Keynote Session. He is being honored for his hospitality technology industry influence and his leadership with forming Hotel Technology Next…

Hotel Managers Must Take Action on Hotel Credit Card Security

HFTP, the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) and Hospitality Technology Next Generation (HTNG), issued a joint statement on actions hotel managers should take on hotel credit card security.  The statement indicates three actions that hotel managers, along with IT and finance staff, should take immediately in order to minimize…