Element Melbourne Richmond is situated in the new Botanicca Corporate Park on the banks of the Yarra River, six kilometers from Melbournes city center.
Following an opening day with lunch at the world famous Rendezvous and dinner at the Peabody Hotel, Day Two kicks off with an overview of industry trends and predictions by STR COO Jon Timmons and CBRE Hotels Americas Research Senior Managing Director Mark Woodworth.
Guests will have access to a spacious 24-hour fitness center; an outdoor pool; the brands signature AC Kitchen which provides a daily European-inspired breakfast buffet infused with a taste of Jamaica; and the AC Lounge, which offers a chic, open and comfortable ambiance, ideal for co-working and socializing.
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The Opening of Reges, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Çeşme Marks the Brands Second Location on the Turkish Riviera
Hands down one of the best experiences I ever had in my career was being part of the team that reviewed the financial performance of the hotels in my region. The reason I enjoyed it so much, and have such great memories, is because I learned so much at each one and not only did I learn about the business of hotels, I had a lesson in people.
The resort features a 210,000-square-foot casino; 15 dining and lounge venues; 671 guest rooms and suites including New England's largest standard hotel rooms; 50,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor event space; an ultra-premium spa; and a four-season, six-acre Harborwalk, featuring pedestrian and bike paths, picnic park, gazebo, viewing decks, waterfront dining, and lush green space with magnificent floral displays.
Set in an original Art Nouveau building from the 19th Century, the hotel preserves historic features while adding a modern finish to its interior.
The group booking process is broken. Its a polarizing reality that all hospitality professionals know to be true. Group business – small groups, specifically – represent a wealth of potential revenue to hotels, but that revenue is often beyond tangible reach. Why? Because the operational structure put in place to support small group business was in desperate need of an update years ago an update that it never received.
As a conference speaker and trainer, I am finding that one of my most requested topics lately is hotel sales negotiating techniques. Based on the initial inquiries received, I get the impression that many hotel leaders still view negotiating as being a separate part of the selling process such as it was originally taught in 1990s era training.