Bassett, Michael
September 2008
Financial & Insurance Meetings;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p12
Trade Publication
The article explores opportunities given the decline in hotel profits for the second quarter of 2008. An evaluation is presented for the top 10 markets, as well as, secondary locations. Reactions of businesses to the cost of travel are described as the hospitality industry rely more on business travelers than leisure travelers in autumn. Opportunity to negotiate up is discussed, particularly for secondary locations with lots of new properties in the pipeline.


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