ILHA Association News


Learn to grow your personal brand

ILHA SmartBrief | May 23, 2017

Throughout your hospitality career, you may change brands and companies often. But your true value is your personal brand. It's why people do business with you. Networking is the best way to grow your personal brand, and INSPIRE SUMMIT '17 is designed to help you connect with colleagues, employers, suppliers and leaders. Find out more.


The Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit hotel sets sustainability standard

ILHA SmartBrief | May 23, 2017

A trend that started with signs in hotel rooms asking guests to reuse towels is expanding its reach as green-minded accommodation providers work to mitigate the amount of food waste flowing from their kitchens. Read here.


Luxuriating in Venice and the Dolomites

ILHA SmartBrief | May 22, 2017

Are you looking to escape the heady mix of visual stimulation, the imbalance of water travel, the frenzied tourists and the tight passageways with dead ends too common in Venice and the Dolomites? The it’s time for you to explore the Aman Venice, the Rosa Alpina Hotel and the Lagunalonga property. Read here.


Learn from hospitality experts at INSPIRE SUMMIT '17

ILHA SmartBrief | May 22, 2017

We have curated an amazing lineup of the best leaders, strategists and innovators in luxury hospitality. You'll discover actionable insights, emerging trends and proven strategies that will help you steer both your career and business in a positive direction. Find out more.


Attend a luxury hospitality leadership conference and leave inspired

ILHA SmartBrief | May 19, 2017

We know that working in luxury hospitality is demanding. It's easy to get stuck in the day-to-day routine of your work and sometimes forget the bigger picture. INSPIRE SUMMIT '17 is a carefully planned two-day event to engage, educate and inspire you. We will ensure you leave reinvigorated and ready to motivate your team. Find out more.


Four Seasons Hotel Miami hosts INSPIRE SUMMIT '17

ILHA SmartBrief | May 18, 2017

INSPIRE SUMMIT '17 is being held in true luxury style at the Four Seasons in the heart of Brickell, the trendiest location in the hottest city in the world right now. Arrive a couple of days early and enjoy this luxury resort right on the water and only a few blocks from the brand new Brickell City Centre. Find out more.


Get new business at INSPIRE SUMMIT '17

ILHA SmartBrief | May 18, 2017

The agenda for INSPIRE SUMMIT '17 is filled with opportunities to meet contacts that can help grow your business. You will be able to connect with decision-makers one on one in our networking sessions, industry showcase and at social events, including a Miami Nights party. Find out more.


Training: The ultimate resource

ILHA SmartBrief | May 16, 2017

Commercial training for staff working in the hospitality sector is becoming increasingly important, particularly as it is a sector that needs to work very hard to maintain a competitive advantage and to increase profits year on year. Ian Harris of the Wine & Spirit Education Trust speaks on the nuances of effective training. Read here.


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.




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