By Chris K. Anderson – Professor and Director of the Center for Hospitality Research at Cornell
Is it time for hotels to stop thinking of a “day” as the main unit on offer? Changing the temporal unit to something less than a day would allow hotels to fully capitalize on variable pricing, argues Cornell’s Chris Anderson.
By Chekitan S. Dev and Richard Swain
As hotels and hotel brands look to compete in an increasingly congested brandscape, the rush to adopt new digital technologies to stand apart from the competition has resulted in many rushing headlong into adopting technology, sometimes with negative consequences.
By Chekitan Dev and Lulu Raghavan
Future winners and losers in hospitality will be determined based on how much they embrace digital to transform every aspect of their brand to create new, personalized, carefully curated and meaningfully differentiated emotional experiences for guests, write Landor’s Lulu Raghavan and Cornell’s Chekitan S.
Roger Hill '87 and Andrew Fay '87, cofounders of the Gettys Group, have been named the 2019 Cornell Hospitality Innovators by the Leland C. and Mary M. Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship at the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration (SHA).
The Cornell University School of Hotel Administration has selected Christopher J. Nassetta, president and chief executive officer of Hilton, to receive the 2019 Cornell Hospitality Icon of the Industry Award.
Marriott International, the world's largest travel company, has teamed up with Cornell University's globally recognized School of Hotel Administration to launch the Marriott Global Design certificate, a custom corporate program centered on the Marriott approach to hotel planning and design.
VinUniversity – Hanoi, Vietnam
Linda Barrington has been appointed associate dean of external relations at School of Hotel Administration at the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business
School of Hotel Administration at the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business – Ithaca, New York, United States
Debbie Brown has been named recipient of the first annual HR in Hospitality Lifetime Achievement Award at HR in Hospitality Conference
HR in Hospitality Conference – Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Virgin Hotels – New York, New York, United States
Vanessa is an alumni of School of Hotel Administration at the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business – Class of 2011
Six Senses Hotels, Resorts and Spas – Bangkok, Thailand
Guy is an alumni of School of Hotel Administration at the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business – Class of 0
ISHC and IHIF – Berlin, Germany
Brian is an alumni of School of Hotel Administration at the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business – Class of 2008
Using equity REIT data, we show empirically that the use of unsecured debt, which contains standardized covenants that place limits on total leverage and the use of secured debt, is associated with lower leverage outcomes.
In this issue, we introduce our new regional indices of hotel performance.
This study examines the relationship between walkability estimates including Walkscore and a 10-year sample of hotel transactions in New York City.