- The American Hotel and Lodging Association is the sole national association representing all sectors and stakeholders in the lodging industry in the United States. It is a mega industry, with 52,000 properites, 4.9 million bedrooms, 1.8 million hotel property employees, and annual revenue of $155.5 billion.
- Its newly elected Chairman is our own John Fitzpatrick of the famous Fitzpatrick hotel family in Ireland. Following, as he is, in the footsteps of giants in the industry, John talks to ITIC in a wide ranging interview about the AH & LA and other travel and tourism issues.
Click below to hear what he had to say.