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Key Services

  • International professional association for financial and technology personnel working in hotels, clubs, and other hospitality-related businesses.

  • First-class educational events, networking, certifications and resources to industry members worldwide.


Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) established in 1952, is an international, nonprofit association, headquartered in Austin, Texas, USA, with offices in Hong Kong, United Kingdom, Dubai and the Netherlands. HFTP is recognized as the spokes group for the finance and technology segments of the hospitality industry with members and stakeholders spanning across the globe.

HFTP offers members the opportunity to strengthen and grow their career via its expert networks, research, certification programs, information resources and conferences/events such as HITEC. HFTP also owns the world's only hospitality-specific search engine, PineappleSearch®.

Make Meaningful Connections

Interact with members with similar workplace issues as you through HFTP regional, international events, and the members-only, digital online group Community@HFTP.

Gain Industry Knowledge

Members can take advantage of discounts for HFTP and industry partner events, such as the world’s largest hospitality technology event, HITEC with education presented by industry thought leaders.

Develop New Skills

Participate in free member webinars on important industry topics each month. Utilize 
HFTP-supported professional resources, research reports and common practice guides.

Member Benefits You Can Use

HFTP is about giving you the tools, events and resources designed to help you advance in your professional environment and business today. To learn how HFTP membership can work for you or to join, please email


HFTP HITEC® Minneapolis 17-20 June 2019

HOSPA members are invited to attend HFTP’s HITEC Minneapolis this 17-20 June 2019, at the Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota. The conference offers networking, education and exhibition hall with 350+ industry solution providers, covering the forefront of hospitality technology.

Full conference registration features access to 40+ educational opportunities presented by industry thought leaders covering the latest hospitality technology trends. The Keynote presentation will be presented by award-winning futurist Chris Riddell. For full conference registration and information, visit

Qualified hospitality professionals may be eligible to receive a complimentary VIP Buyer’s Show Pass. For information and to register for the complimentary pass: click here.


Sponsor Type:  Associations

Industry:  Hospitality

Founded:  1952

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