CIIC PR Forges New Partnership with Bishop Design, Broadening Its Design Portfolio

The Partnership Comes on the Heels of Bishop Design’s 20th Anniversary and Growing Presence in the U.S. Market (MIAMI – April 9, 2024) – CIIC PR announces its latest partnership with Bishop Design, an international multi-award winning interior design firm based in Dubai and Miami. This strategic partnership further expands CIIC’s portfolio of design-forward clients in the hospitality space. […]

MX Grand Suites: The Ideal Haven for Modern Travelers

Mexico City, Mexico – Nestled in the vibrant heart of the Cuauhtémocneighborhood of Mexico City, just steps away from the iconic Paseo de la Reforma, lies MXGrand Suites, a boutique hotel for modern travelers seeking the perfect blend of comfort,convenience, and productivity. MX Grand Suites offers an ideal environment for business trips or remote work. […]

Reimagining Global Hospitality – The AI Hotel of the Future

BLLA proudly presents a new book from a coveted partner, KiwiTech: “Reimagining Global Hospitality: Envisaging the AI Hotel of the Future.” Written by the author trio Alexander Mirza, Sahar Cain and Gurvinder Batra, this book investigates the tremendous impact of artificial intelligence on the hospitality sector and offers a strategic roadmap for the future. Key […]

The Boutique Lifestyle Lodging Association announces the new BLLA Luxury Hospitality Academy, Powered by Équité 

The first-of-its-kind educational program unlocking excellence for authenticated independent boutique hotels BLLA, the singular voice in the independent Luxury Boutique Lifestyle Hotel space, in collaboration with Équité, the leading global luxury strategy, communication, and brand activation firm, has created a groundbreaking initiative designed to redefine the landscape of luxury education for the world of luxury […]

Hotel Emma at Pearl Announces New Executive Head Chef Ned Elliott

With over 30 years of culinary experience, Chef Ned will lead the luxury hotel’s epicurean journey to oversee the property’s acclaimed dining destinations. Hotel Emma at Pearl, the only AAA Five Diamond hotel in Texas, welcomes Executive Chef Ned Elliott to lead the San Antonio hotel’s rich epicurean programs across its esteemed dining destinations: Supper, […]

The Unfamiliar Shift with Ariela Podcast Embarks on a New Journey

Discover extraordinary insights into authentic Boutique Hospitality minds with the launch of Season Two After a critically acclaimed inaugural season that pulled back the curtain on the world of boutique hospitality, “The Unfamiliar Shift with Ariela” returns with a second season to explore even more hidden gems in the hotel industry, specifically the boutique hotel […]

The Annual Gathering for Boutique Hotel Owners Scheduled to Meet in October

Charting the Future: Global Boutique Hospitality Industry Convenes to Strategize New Era of Hotel Ownership The Boutique Lifestyle Lodging Association (BLLA) proudly presents the 12th iteration of the esteemed Boutique Hotel Owners Conference, slated for October 10-11, 2023. This year, the Westlake Village Inn in Los Angeles will play host to a transformative retreat-style experience, […]

The Confluence of Sustainability and Profitability: A New Paradigm for Independent Hotels

Words from the 2023 Boutique Hotel Investment Conference by BLLA In an era marked by accelerated change and unpredictability, staying ahead in any industry calls for adaptability and foresight. The recent BLLA conference on the investment advantages of small-scale operational adaptability spotlighted the criticality of these traits, particularly in sectors beyond the realms of technology. […]

Leveraging Technology to Enhance Hospitality

Words from the 2023 Boutique Hotel Investment Conference by BLLA The hospitality industry, known for its personal touch, is increasingly leaning into technology to enhance guest experiences and streamline operations. A recent panel discussion at the 2023 Boutique Hotel Investment Conference by BLLA featuring industry experts offered valuable insights into how technology could act as […]

Starting Small and the Outdoor Hospitality Approach

Words from the 2023 Boutique Hotel Investment Conference by BLLA In the independent and boutique hospitality industry, entrepreneurs and professionals are increasingly recognizing the value of innovative design and outdoor experiences. This article delves into insights from industry experts who gathered at a recent BLLA conference, The Boutique Hotel Investment Conference by BLLA, to discuss […]