Cork Values

The St. Regis Monarch Beach in Southern California’s Dana Point is committed to promoting active, healthy living, and one obvious manifestation of that philosophy...

Sky High

  St. Louis is known as the Gateway City—the path over the Mississippi River to destinations throughout the West. But since 2011, Hilton St. Louis...

High-Volume Blender » Dream Machines

All professional kitchens should be outfitted with Vitamix's Vita-Prep line of mixers, which includes the Vita-Prep and the Vita-Prep 3. At least that's what...

“Back to Bespoke” Boosts the Bottom Line at The Grand America Hotel

Here's a story I wrote that proves the power of patiently assessing your in-house and local demographic, your surrounding comp set, and your property's...

Beverage Trends: JW Marriott’s Cocktails With a Purpose

The JW Marriott Chicago’s lobby lounge features a new menu of cocktails using liquors infused with herbs regularly recommended by health experts for their...

The Bigg Picture

Despite its position across the street from University of Kentucky's Rupp Arena, one of the nation's most energetic college basketball venues, with one of...

Gastro Hub

A "captive audience" could be described in hotel terms as guests who don't have easy access to F&B outside a property. This is often...

Paint, Pinot, and Profit

When the Beverly Hilton’s Bre Smith started her job as director of restaurants late last year, she wanted to add programming that would bring...