Dispatches from HFTP Global: Sydney Summit 2016

Written by: Arlene Ramirez A few weeks ago I once again had the honor to represent HFTP at a global event, the third annual Sydney Summit held on August 17, 2016. The summit had both HFTP members and prospective new…

Hospitality Financial Executives Meet to Identify Priority Topics

Written by: Arlene Ramirez One of the missions for HFTP is to be a source and resource for the industry in matters relating to finance and technology. In order to be successful at this mission it is important to ask…

HFTP Annual Convention — Invest in Yourself

Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, “what’s in it for me?” The inspirational author Dr. Stephen Covey once said, “strength lies in differences, not in similarities.” This quote encapsulates a large…

[HFTP Train the Trainer] Certifiably the Best

It’s been a long day…  How many times have we heard that in the workplace? But earlier this week, I had a long day that was different. It was a long day filled with excitement, energy and spectacular insight from…

The Knowledge Exchange [An Educational Meet-up]

Why the Knowledge Exchange is a Different Kind of Conference Attending conferences is something I don’t always look forward to, even as a meeting professional. I always like education sessions and gaining key takeaways from them, but I also want…

[Part 2] 2011 Year in Review for Hospitality Finance

[Part 1] 2011 Year in Review for Hospitality Technology As we look forward to 2012, we here at HFTP Connect are reflecting on highlights we saw from the previous year to maybe see where we will go in the coming…