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Larry Mogelonsky

Principal, Hotel Mogel Consulting Ltd. & Chairman, LMA Communications Inc.

Larry Mogelonsky is Principal Consultant at Toronto-based, Hotel Mogel Consulting Ltd., and Chairman of LMA Communications Inc. After completing his MBA, Larry began his marketing career with Procter & Gamble, moving to a top-10 ad agency and serving as the managing director to the Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts account. Founding LMA in 1991, he has increased its hospitality presence with a global roster of hotel and tourism clients, winning 88 Adrian Awards and TravelClick's Worldwide e-Marketer of the Year. His current consulting venture focuses exclusively on strategic issues for owners and operators of luxury independent properties. Larry is the world’s most popular hospitality author! He has published four best- selling books on hospitality marketing and management entitled, 'Are You An Ostrich Or A Llama?, 'Llamas Rule,' 'Hotel Llama,’ and ‘The Llama is Inn.’ HSMAI recognized Larry as one of the '25 Most Extraordinary Minds in Hospitality.’ He is available for public speaking engagements worldwide.

Articles by Larry Mogelonsky (232)

Raising Awareness For RSIs

Rather, it is vital that all hoteliers recognize how RSIs may develop in a workplace setting so that steps can then be taken to reduce or prevent their occurrence altogether. RSIs can not only hamper an employee's ability to perform at his or her best but they can also have ...

July is the Month for Bourbon

With the 4th of July come and gone, it seems only apt for this libation-centric article to discuss the spirit that is perhaps the quintessential American contribution to the world. Even though California and Oregon produce some spectacular wines and local craft beers that have ...

Drumming Up Your War Tourism

It's long been on my bucket list to visit the beaches of Normandy and experience just a sliver of what our fathers and grandfathers went through on June 6, 1944. Coupled with some fine cuisine including exquisite wine and delicious camembert cheeses as well as a few walkabouts ...

The Dirty Dozen Of Hotel Renovation

Hotel renovations are a necessary dread of our industry in order to keep apace with the constantly giving decor trends, star rating requirements and technological advancements. They are also stressful and frustrating. Having gone through dozens of this large-scale projects over ...

Breakfast of Champions

Here's a simple test to see if your morning foodservice is staid. Order breakfast in your own restaurant and take a picture of what's served on the plate. Now, go to any Denny's - or any other well-known diner of this ilk - and order their Grand Slam or equivalent. This meal ...

Enhancing Your Public Relations Success

Thinking of all the hours that are spent by hotel managers and public relations agencies in preparing this material is mortifying, especially since 99% of these well-crafted pieces of literature will be trashed without the recipient ever getting beyond the headline. What a waste! ...