2014 Northern California Hotel & Lodging Conference

Event Details

CH&LA and AAHOA are celebrating the success of the annual Northern California Hotel and Lodging Conference and Trade Show.  The Northern California Conference and Trade Show took place at the South San Francisco Convention Center on August 21st.

The conference began with educational sessions where attendees received information ranging from Best Housekeeping Work Practices, Presented by Marco Johnson, Petra Risk Solutions to Off-Line Marketing Tactics, Presented by Raj Patel, Founder, InnSight. Attendee especially enjoyed the Deal or No Deal panel session that discussed different hotel financing options.

The General Session in Northern California was a panel of experts examining legal issues faced by hotel owners, operators, and brands in the Internet age. Attorneys from Michelman & Robinson, LLP, Imran Hayat, David Lee, David Samuels, presenting timely information on the newly emerging top level domain for hotels, discussed trademark, copyright and other intellectual property issues associated with it.

After lunch, attendees entered the sold out trade show, which included over 125 exhibitors (click here to see the Nor Cal vendor list). Check back this winter for next year’s conference dates; you won’t want to miss it!

Thank you to everyone who attended and to our host, the South San Francisco Conference Center.