Video15 September 2020
Global Industry Trends & Economic and Financial Impact
Having led off this special series, Steve Hood returns to give a statistical update on the industry’s recovery from
shock of COVID-19, while also outlining some future recovery scenarios. Presenter: Steve Hood, Senior Vice
Research at STR Moderator: Scott Dahl, Master’s Program Director at Les Roches
Steve Hood is senior vice president of research for STR. He has been with STR for over 17 years and was
involved in the original development of the STAR program. Steve played a major role in the historical launch of
programs that incorporated daily, group and transient, and international data. He is currently responsible for
research-related activities at STR, while helping to manage STR’s relationships with several major organizations.
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Scott Dahl is Program Director of the Master’s in Hospitality Strategy and Digital Transformation at Les Roches
Global Hospitality School in Crans-Montana, Switzerland. A 30-year veteran of the hospitality industry, Scott has
held corporate-level Revenue Management positions at Interstate Hotels, Sunstone Hotel Properties, Hersha
Hospitality Management, and most recently Apple Leisure Group.
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