Donald Trump to Keynote Americas Lodging Investment Summit

Donald J. Trump will be a featured Tuesday keynote speaker in the Center Court series at the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) on Tuesday, January 24 in the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. ALIS will be held January 23-25, 2012, in Los Angeles at the JW Marriott and Nokia Theatre at LA LIVE.

The internationally-renowned developer’s holdings span luxury hotels, real estate, and golf courses.  Launched in October 2007, the TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION™ is presided over by Trump and his three adult children, Donald Jr., Ivanka, and Eric. Considered the next generation of luxury hospitality offering an unrivaled level of customized service, the prestigious hotel management portfolio includes the highly-acclaimed Trump International Hotel & Tower® New York, Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago, Trump International Hotel™ Las Vegas, Trump International Hotel™ Waikiki Beach Walk®, Trump SoHo® New York, and the newly-opened Trump Ocean Club® International Hotel & Tower Panama. Joining TRUMP HOTEL COLLECTION on January 31, 2012, will be Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto®.
In New York City, Trump has developed and managed the city’s most luxurious residential buildings, including the world renowned Trump Tower, Trump World Tower at United Nations Plaza, Trump Park Avenue at 59th Street and Park Avenue, and Trump Place on the Hudson River.
Trump is also known as a world-class golf course developer, with award-winning courses in New York, New Jersey, Los Angeles, Palm Beach (Trump International Golf Club), Washington, D.C., and in Aberdeen, Scotland (Trump International Golf Links).  Trump’s golf course in Scotland is touted as one of the greatest in the world, with international experts naming it as a potential site for the Ryder Cup.
An accomplished author, Trump has had numerous best sellers including The Art of the Deal, which is considered a business classic, The Art of the ComebackThe America We DeserveHow To Get RichThink Like a BillionaireTrump 101Why We Want You To Be RichThink BigNever Give UpThink Like a Champion, and his latest best seller, Time to Get Tough. Trump is also executive producer and host of The Apprentice and Celebrity Apprentice television shows, which are watched by more than 100 million viewers worldwide.
Co-hosted by the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) and Burba Hotel Network (BHN), the two-and-a-half-day event features an extensive array of seminars and panels hosted by leading experts and investors discussing important trends and identifying new opportunities. The conference attracts the lodging industry’s leading hotel executives, investors, lenders, developers and professional advisory community. Proceeds from ALIS benefit the educational, research, and training missions of the American Hotel & Lodging Education Foundation (AH&LEF), AH&LA’s nonprofit affiliate.  For information on the Foundation, visit
Online registration is available via the ALIS Website.  For general event information and sponsorship opportunities, contact BHN Associate Jodi Braverman at