Over the summer, we have a goal to achieve! Perhaps you can help? We would like to strengthen and grow the HOSPA membership. We know our members value being part of HOSPA. We are hoping that even more hospitality professionals will join us to reap the rewards of our unrivalled network of finance, technology, revenue management and marketing experts.
My regular readers are already very aware of the benefits that HOSPA’s professional development courses, our members meetings and special rates for our annual conference and exhibition, HOSPACE, deliver. We are proud of who we are and what we stand for. If you too are proud of HOSPA please spread the word and encourage your colleagues to sign up. A membership form can be found on page 23. We have a special agreement for companies who want five or more members within their organisation, so please call us on 0203 418 8196 to find out more.
Since last month, I have been lucky enough to attend the Institute of Hospitality Annual Dinner, HFTP’s HITEC (and all the associated suppliers parties(!)), the Hospitality and Tourism Summit from the BHA, and The Cateys. I am more convinced than ever that we all offer an invaluable business resource for hoteliers, venue promoters, restaurateurs, and caterers to name but a few. We must all work together to enhance the reputation and promote hospitality both at home and abroad.
The main event in HOSPA’s summer calendar is always the Quiz Night, with ‘BroDOforte’ taking the 2016 winners’ trophy home. More on that on page 14. Judging by the messages we received afterwards eve