CH&LA Honored for Excellence in Communications

SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Hotel & Lodging Association is the recipient of the International Society of Hotel Association Executives (ISHAE) 2014 Award of Excellence for communications.

The ISHAE Awards of Excellence were presented last week during at the 28th annual ISHAE Winter Conference in Carefree, Arizona. Jennifer Flohr, Sr. Vice President accepted the award on behalf of CH&LA for its magazine, California Lodging News.

“Congratulations to CH&LA’s team for winning the ISHAE Award for Excellence in communications. It is wonderful that they are being recognized for providing the membership with excellent communications and outreach. We are lucky to have a true partnership with LLM Publications and thank them for their hard work, experience and expertise,” said Bimal Patel, CH&LA Chair.

ISHAE Awards for Excellence are given annually to the best lodging association programs and services and is widely recognized within the hotel and lodging industry. As an Award of Excellence winner, CH&LA will receive complimentary registration to a future ISHAE Conference.

About CH&LA
The California Hotel & Lodging Association (CH&LA) is the largest state lodging industry association in the nation and a Partner State Association of the American Hotel & Lodging Association. Its members include all segments of the lodging industry including the California Association of Boutique & Breakfast Inns - California’s largest association of professional innkeepers and certified boutique hotels and bed and breakfast inns. CH&LA is the leading resource for communicating and protecting the rights and interests of the California lodging industry. CH&LA was established in 1893. CH&LA is on the web at

About LLM 
The California Hotel & Lodging Association has worked  with LLM Publications, Inc. (LLM) since 2006. LLM is based in Portland, Oregon  and is the Northwest's leader in producing unique and well-crafted publications for associations and professional organizations across the country, from Hawaii to Washington DC. For over 25 years LLM has built a reputation in providing exceptional service to their clients. They  provide solutions for associations by  helping them reach their members with the right message and media, specializing in advertising sales, publication design, and online materials. For more information visit: