AM:PM are a leading source of market intelligence on the UK & Ireland hotel industry. Based on our extensive research, we deliver a suite of subscription-based online products to help clients make informed decisions with an unrivalled understanding of the size and structure of the hotel industry together with latest sector trends.
Boutique Hotel News is a unique online hotel news and networking resource for boutique and lifestyle properties. Their website features event and hotel reviews, news from the world of hotels , up and coming events, jobs and host of hotel industry related information. You can subscribe to their free newsletter which keeps you up to speed with everything that's happening in the boutique hotel sector. Each week they email you with up to date information and offers based on your preferences.
The British Hospitality Association is the private sector forum for the UK’s 6th largest contributor to export earnings and 4th largest employer - that's 3 million people or 10% of the workforce and over 180,000 businesses. Together we present a clear choice for Government and the hospitality & tourism industry. Either we are content with the ‘steady as she goes’ approach or we jointly pilot a path for a more ambitious strategy. Putting the right policies in place offers us all a considerable prize – growth which delivers 300,000 new jobs. The BHA aims to be the single most powerful voice actively championing the interests of the whole industry and its business partnership scheme enables the best suppliers and partners to the industry to participate in developing insight and sharing best practice. Find out more follow us on twitter @BHAtweets and www.bha.org.ukRead More
Boasting extensive experience in providing responsible business analysis and solutions within the hospitality sector, we have so far worked with major forward-thinking clients including The Oetker Collection, The Zetter Group, Edwardian Hotels, The Mustique Company and Royal Garden Hotel. And the list continues to grow, as more and more hotels broaden their business practices to include sustainability. This year, our Con-Serve™ data management system has been short-listed for two prestigious awards: an EDIE in the Energy Efficiency Data & Software category; and a Guardian Sustainable Business Award in the Carbon & Energy Management category. Considerate Hoteliers is here to help you make those crucial first steps towards a more responsible business. Under the leadership of Xenia zu Hohenlohe and Benedetta Cassinelli, the company has evolved to offer sophisticated, sustainable solutions beyond basic membership, such as our Con-Serve™ data management system, CSR advisory services and tailor-made workshops.
Evolving from BAHA, which was formed in 1969, HOSPA is a not for profit educationally focused Association helping hospitality’s Finance, Revenue Management and IT professionals develop their careers and network, as well as keep up-to-date with industry trends and developments. Offering a wide range of growing opportunities for members – from meetings addressing specific topics to extensive professional resources and webinars, including an interactive website, and latest industry data through HOSPA’s monthly magazine The Overview and CPD options, HOSPA members remain at the cutting edge of the industry.
Established in 1837 Hospitality Action has offered vital assistance to all who work, or have worked within hospitality in the UK and who find themselves in crisis. They support people… Suffering from life altering illnesses Experiencing poverty, bereavement and domestic violence Retired from the industry who may be isolated The money they raise goes towards… Grants for essential items including food, equipment and central heating Supporting our often isolated and lonely retired hospitality workers Running educational seminars advising catering students of the dangers of drug and alcohol misuse
The HMA is supported by many of the hotel companies in the UK and its membership comprises sales, marketing and operations personnel from small and large hotels and hospitality companies alike. The one thing our members all have in common is a desire to learn more about hotel marketing. We exist to provide education in hotel marketing, to raise the standard of hotel marketing and to endorse good marketing practise. We also provide an opportunity for members to network with others from the industry and share ideas and opinions.Read More
The Summit is the Davos of Hospitality & Tourism; connecting leaders of the UK Plc who are seeking solutions to the big issues affecting our industry. It provides an exclusive platform for inspiration, innovation and debate. It is our ambition to ensure the future success of our industry and a level playing field for tourism and hospitality businesses that operate in the UK. The agenda for the Summit in 2016 will focus on issues affecting the whole industry including alleviating the impact of National Living Wage; our industry’s stance on the Europe In-Out debate; continued devolution; gaining competitive advantage in the global tourism marketplace; making the digital economy work for our industry; improving profits; and future trends. The BHA’s Summit attracts leaders, CEOs, politicians, investors, and suppliers to discuss the issues that matter most within the industry. We are delighted that Global Hospitality Services (GHS) and its London Hotel Partner, Grange Hotels will host The Summit at their London City flagship, The Grange St. Paul’s Hotel.Read More
Inspiring and informative, the Independent Hotel Show is the UK's only forum bringing together the luxury, boutique and independent hotel sector. A must-attend event for independent hoteliers and industry professionals, the show presents a diverse collection of the UK's most innovative suppliers together with expert insight from our Business Sessions.
The Institute of Hospitality is the professional body for individual managers and aspiring managers working and studying in the hospitality, leisure and tourism (HLT) industry. The Institute has been in existence since the 1930s when it began in the UK. The Institute's reputation as a membership organisation promoting quality standards and education has grown in its 75 year history resulting in a membership spanning more than 100 countries around the globe.
The Manchester Hoteliers Association (MHA) is a non-profit organisation of the key hotels within the city centre and the Greater Manchester area. It is chaired and managed by the hotel General Managers and the MHA is dedicated to championing the vibrant Manchester hotel scene. Manchester is an exciting and dynamic destination with unprecedented levels of development bringing new housing, retail, cultural attractions and business to the city. This has enhanced the growth of the hospitality sector and Hoteliers are benefiting from record levels of occupancies over recent years. In such a vibrant marketplace the aim of the Manchester Hoteliers Association is to ensure members are brought up to date with the latest developments, discuss events that are happening in the city and work at ways at which the Hotels and the city can further promote the city as a destination for tourists and for major events
The hotel industry’s leading forum for debating and forecasting hospitality trends, the Master Innholders General Managers’ Conference. Guest speakers include entrepreneurial mastermind Luke Johnson, award-winning behaviourist Jez Rose, Gorgeous Group’s founder Robbie Bargh, digital marketing and ecommerce expert Dan Christian and global travel market trends analyst Katherine Le Quesne of Deloitte. For hoteliers by hoteliers, the event is attended by renowned industry figures, leading hoteliers, innovative suppliers and is an important place to do business in the hospitality calendar. A prestigious force within the hospitality industry, The Master Innholders develops managers, influences standards and promotes study, discussion and research. Funds raised from the popular annual conference go towards funding the Master Innholder Scholarships and Aspiring Leaders Diploma helping the next generation of hospitality leaders to get ahead. The conference theme Excellence is No Coincidence champions the passion, dedication and precision that is required to make a good hotel great – qualities the Master Innholders strive to uphold.Read More
Northern Restaurant & Bar is the largest hospitality trade exhibition for the North of England. Only open to those who work in the hospitality industry NRB is the largest hospitality trade exhibition outside London. This year it had record-breaking visitor numbers with over 7,000 hospitality industry professionals attending and spending big with the show’s 270 exhibitors.
Sleep is Europe’s leading exhibition and conference for the global hotel design, development and architectural community. For 10 years, Sleep has led the market as Europe’s leading event for hotel design. Sleep is where the global design, development and architectural communities come together to source from the very best new and established suppliers, network at the Sleep Conference and find inspiration for future hotel projects.
Sleeper has received widespread acclaim as the leading magazine for hotel design, development and architecture. Published six times per year, Sleeper features unrivalled coverage of the latest projects, products, practices and people shaping the industry. Its core circulation encompasses all those involved in the creation of new hotels, from owners, operators, developers and investors to interior designers, architects, procurement companies and hotel groups. Our portfolio comprises a beautifully presented magazine, an affiliated website and regular email newsletters, as well as industry-leading events including the prestigious European Hotel Design Awards – established as Europe’s premier celebration of hotel design and architecture – and the Asia Hotel Design Awards, launched in Singapore in 2015. Sleeper is also the organiser of Sleepover, a networking event for hotel innovators hosted in a different city each year, and has recently launched a sister publication – Supper – focusing on global hotel F&B.Read More
The provision of food and drink in hotels is evolving like never before. Hotels are collaborating with independent operators, chefs, bartenders, consultants and designers to create compelling propositions for guests and locals alike. Hotels are now driving the global F&B sector forward. These bars, restaurants and public spaces have become neighbourhood destinations and it is within these venues that the latest F&B trends, concepts and ideas are forged. From casual eating to fine dining; molecular gastronomy to modern mixology; farm-to-table and restaurants-with-rooms; pop-ups and partnerships, new forces are defining the industry. Supper identifies, exemplifies and explains how these trends can help to shape your business.
Since 2010 Umi Digital has been delivering beautiful hotel websites to hundreds of hotels throughout Europe. Hospitality is Umi's only area of business which has allowed them to become conversion experts for hotel websites and deliver tried and tested marketing strategies for hotels. Umi Digital's core offering is Umi 360, a hotel marketing platform that marries together a highly optimised website and an effective traffic generation strategy.Read More
WeddingDates is a software company that assists venues to increase their wedding revenue by filling unsold inventory. The WeddingDates system provides real time revenue reporting and competitive benchmarking for the sector as well as supporting hotels & venues with consumer insights and advice on best practice when handling volumes of wedding enquiries. Operating with top venues across Ireland and the UK, WeddingDates has generated over 100,000 enquiries and more than 7,000 confirmed wedding bookings for their venues.Read More