Not Just Heads In Beds – Cybersecurity for Hotel Owners – By Jim Butler

Not Just Heads In Beds – Cybersecurity for Hotel Owners – By Jim Butler
What part do hotel owners play in preventing a cyberattack and the resulting data breach? The hospitality industry relies on its reputation for confidence, and that confidence can be shattered when guests learn that their private information has been …
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Registered sex offender admits to filming two girls in hotel room, police say
HANOVER TOWNSHIP, Northampton County — A registered sex offender took videos of two 6-year-old girls found with him at a Hanover Township hotel last month, Colonial Regional police said. Glenn Evans, 52, of the first block of South Jefferson Street in …
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Sharing a Hotel Room With a Stranger Just Got Strangely Easy

Sharing a Hotel Room With a Stranger Just Got Strangely Easy
Would you share your hotel room with a stranger? What if it meant slashing your nightly bill in half? That's the conceit of the new travel site Winston Club. It helps hotels fill vacant rooms, and hooks customers up with half-price stays by splitting …
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Ace Hotel in downtown New Orleans set to open March 14
The new Ace Hotel in downtown New Orleans, part of the $ 450 million South Market District development, is set to open March 14. The 234-room, $ 80 million hotel is opening in a newly renovated historic building at 600 Carondelet St. that dates to 1928 …
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Hotel insider: the Old Clare and the Palisade, Sydney
“I have to be honest; I wasn't the least bit confident about the success of this hotel.” This confession comes from Loh Lik Peng, founder and chairman of Singapore-based Unlisted Collection, a group of hotels and restaurants in the UK, Singapore, China …
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