Digital Presentations: Tips to Capture the Stories Your Club or Hotel Wants to Tell

Now more than ever, it is all about great (no, exceptional) communication to succeed. As a communicator, you must do more than just speak and write well — you need to be creative, experiment, take risks and move fast. And right now, most of this communication is taking place on…

Sold! HFTP Helps 2018 Silent Auction, Special Event Raise More Than $12,000 for Education

HFTP netted more than $12,000 in support of hospitality, finance and technology education through a silent auction and special event that took place at the HFTP 2018 Annual Convention last month. The HFTP Helps program raises money each year for a local charity in the Annual Convention’s host city and…

Hospitality Students Talk Trends, Challenges and Endless Possibilities in Today’s Industry

Ariel and Melissa are both college students studying hospitality at the Rochester Institute of Technology, as well as members of their local HFTP student chapter and were volunteers at HITEC 2018 in Houston, Texas this past June. They have provided an inside look into what it is like to study…

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: HFTP Dubai First Chapter Meeting

Written By: Amirul Islam We are proud of our newly chartered HFTP Dubai chapter. Dubai is a city where the hospitality industry is growing dramatically. Last month, on August 27, 2016, the HFTP Dubai chapter leaders held the first chapter meeting at the Dubai Marina in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). The Dubai Marina is one…

HITEC Student Volunteers

Each year, HFTP strives to enhance and improve the constituents’ overall experience at HITEC — and this year is not any different. With so many things to accomplish pre-show and onsite, HFTP staff welcomes volunteer assistance. The HFTP Global Board of Directors lead the strategic direction. The HITEC Advisory Council…

Paragon Award: Honoring Those That Make HFTP a Better Association

Since 1999, HFTP has honored hospitality professionals that have made a significant and lasting contribution to both HFTP and the hospitality industry with the HFTP Paragon Award.  We are currently accepting nominations for the 2011 Paragon Award through August 12. Since the Paragon Award is on our minds, we thought…