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May 19, 2017, 11:10 ET Winners Announced at National Student Competition: #hotelNEXT

TORONTO, May 19, 2017 /CNW/ - For the second year in a row, aspiring hotel developers from universities across Canada competed in a national contest called #hotelNEXT at the annual Canadian Hotel...


May 18, 2016, 07:41 ET Students Compete in Canada's First-Ever #HotelNEXT Competition

TORONTO, May 18, 2016 /CNW/ - Aspiring hotel developers from universities across Canada competed in the first national contest this week called #hotelNEXT by pitching hotel concepts to a panel of...


May 06, 2015, 12:48 ET Marriott International's iconic Bill Marriott speaks to the Canadian Hotel Investment Conference

TORONTO, May 6, 2015 /CNW/ - The legendary Bill Marriott of Marriott International was the keynote speaker yesterday at the 19th annual Canadian Hotel Investment Conference (CHIC). Over 500 delegates ...


Mar 31, 2015, 09:00 ET BC Hotel Association (BCHA) Announces Strategic Partnership With Big Picture Conferences

TORONTO, March 31, 2015 /CNW/ - Big Picture Conferences is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with the BC Hotel Association to produce the Western Canadian Hotel & Resort Investment...


Jan 09, 2015, 09:00 ET 5 Reasons Why You Can't Miss the 2015 Hotel Association of Canada's National Conference

TORONTO, Jan. 9, 2015 /CNW/ - While the plunging price of oil puts more money into the pockets of the average consumer, 2015 promises to be a challenging year for the tourism industry as consumers...


Apr 10, 2014, 12:01 ET 4 Reasons to be at GE Capital's Canadian Restaurant Investment Summit

TORONTO, April 10, 2014 /CNW/ - As the Canadian economy continues its long recovery from the previous recession, few sectors stand to gain as much as the restaurant industry. At a time when many...


Feb 03, 2014, 10:55 ET Tourism operators look to USA for future growth

TORONTO, Feb. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's tourism operators want a renewed focus on marketing to the United States even if it means diverting resources from emerging markets that may show a great deal...


Jan 23, 2014, 10:04 ET 4 Reasons to be at the Hotel Association of Canada's National Conference

TORONTO, Jan. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - As the global economy stutters and starts with alarming unpredictability, the tourism industry will once again turn to the Hotel Association of Canada for advice on how ...


Jan 21, 2014, 10:00 ET Survey: Good times are here for tourism operators, but most worry about future

TORONTO, Jan. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's tourism operators feel good about 2014, but are less certain through the end of the decade as the industry faces challenges that could affect travel patterns...


May 30, 2013, 13:18 ET Canadian hotel investment poised for record year, despite broad economic challenges

TORONTO, May 30, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada's hotel investment industry is set for a record year as investors spend up to $2-billion to acquire properties, despite a sluggish global economy and high...


May 08, 2013, 10:35 ET Canadian Resort Development Association (CRDA) Announces Strategic Partnership With Big Picture Conferences

Canada's leading conference producer in the hospitality sector, Big Picture Conferences, joins forces with the Canadian Resort Development Association to produce the only national event focused on...