ILHA Association News


New speakers announced for INSPIRE SUMMIT '17

ILHA SmartBrief | Apr 28, 2017

Join hundreds of leaders in Luxury Hospitality, and connect with CEOs and hospitality executives at INSPIRE SUMMIT '17! Featured speakers include Tom McAlpin (president and CEO, Virgin Voyages), Roger Allen (founder and group CEO, Resources for Leisure Assets), Peter Shaindlin (chief operating officer, Halekulani Hotels), Sonia Tatar (director general & CEO, Les Roches Worldwide), Peter Gassner (senior vice president, Marriott International-Asia Pacific), and more! View the lineup here.


ILHA is gearing up for the US hospitality summit in Miami

ILHA SmartBrief | Apr 28, 2017

The ILHA will be hosting the highly anticipated INSPIRE SUMMIT '17 in Miami Sept. 18 and 19. Get ready to share, connect, and learn from North America's leaders in luxury hospitality! Find out more.


Compassionate travel provides all the comforts of home

ILHA SmartBrief | Apr 27, 2017

Polls around the world show that the majority of consumers oppose animal testing of personal-care products, and the list of hotels that have embraced cruelty-free soaps, shower gels, and shampoos is growing. Read here.


Powerpacks for renewable energy

ILHA SmartBrief | Apr 27, 2017

Singita Lebombo and SweniLodges in South Africa’s Kruger National Park have teamed up with US-based Tesla Energy Products and SolarAfrica to continue ongoing sustainability and preservation initiatives, which are the cornerstone of how Singita runs its operations. Read here.


Spotlight: Vaibhav Garg, cluster director of talent and culture for Accor Hotels

ILHA SmartBrief | Apr 25, 2017

Garg discusses policies to attract top talent and how evolving guest experience has given human resources a new perspective. Read here.


Do you have an ILHA vendor membership?

ILHA SmartBrief | Apr 25, 2017

The International Luxury Hotel Association is one of the largest communities of hotel and travel professionals in the world, with membership to the LinkedIn group now over 260,000. Memberships are available for hospitality vendors and include access to a wealth of industry information, as well as the opportunity to get your product and services in front of the people you want to do business with! Find out more.


The days of traditional reservation agents are dead

ILHA SmartBrief | Apr 21, 2017

Learn how to transform reservation inquiries into profitable sales in the latest issue of Luxury Hoteliers Magazine. Read here.


Sponsor or exhibit at the premiere luxury hospitality conference in N. America

ILHA SmartBrief | Apr 19, 2017

The International Luxury Hotel Association understands that your success goes beyond the pipe and drape of the exhibit hall. Join us for an engagement experience like no other. Become a sponsor or exhibitor at INSPIRE SUMMIT '17, taking place in Miami, Fla., Sept. 18-19. Find out more.


Discover Luxury Hoteliers Magazine

ILHA SmartBrief | Apr 17, 2017

Stay up to date with the do's and don'ts of luxury hospitality with Luxury Hoteliers, ILHA's online magazine. The publication includes interviews with top hotel executives, industry trends, actionable strategies, and much more! The next quarterly issue will be released in the upcoming weeks. Stay tuned! Read here.


Present at INSPIRE SUMMIT '17

ILHA SmartBrief | Apr 12, 2017

Become a speaker and share your industry insights with the largest community of hotel and travel professionals, while establishing yourself as a leader in your field. Apply to become a speaker at INSPIRE SUMMIT '17, the best luxury-focused hospitality conference and expo. More info here.


5 steps to correctly interview a chef

ILHA SmartBrief | Apr 06, 2017

Chefs have a special blend of skill, personality, experience, motivation, passion, leadership and technique that rarely identiļ¬es itself clearly on a resume. Find out how to identify these traits to hire the right chef for your team. Read here.


Luxury surfaces can make for a slippery business

ILHA SmartBrief | Apr 05, 2017

Slip-and-fall incidents are the number one cause of accidents in hotels, restaurants and public buildings according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Learn how to navigate slip-and-fall causes and how to prevent them.


Would you like to speak at the ILHA's next event?

ILHA SmartBrief | Apr 05, 2017

We would be interested in hearing from you. Our recent Pinnacle Summit in Washington, D.C., featured a dynamic lineup of speakers from The Ritz-Carlton, Quorvus Collection, Viceroy, Hilton Worldwide, Club Med, The Langham, Halekulani, and Canyon Ranch. We're starting to work on this year's event now and would love to hear from you.


Tickets to the ILHA Inspire Summit now on sale

ILHA SmartBrief | Apr 03, 2017

This year's ILHA Inspire Summit, scheduled for Sept. 18 and 19, is the premier event where the luxury, hospitality and wellness travel communities come together to share new ways of thinking, build strong partnerships and address key industry challenges. Find out more.




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