Hotel Marketing Association

Hotel Marketing Association

The Hotel Marketing Association is the official branch of the Chartered Institute of Marketing specifically for the hotel and hospitality industry. The HMA is supported by many of the hotel companies in the UK and its membership comprises sales, marketing and operations personnel from small and large hotels and hospitality companies alike.


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HMA MARKETING AWARDS 2014 ANNOUNCED

2014 Hotel Marketing Award categories announced, with entry deadline of 19th November.

 


CIMTIG TRAVEL MEDIA MELTDOWN 2014

DATE - THURSDAY 9TH OCTOBER

After several years of gloomy news about the world economy, the outlook for the next few years is at last much brighter - and this improving economic outlook will definitely support further growth for travel and tourism.

Against this background, come and hear a panel of leading media heavyweights present their marketing platforms to an audience of experienced marketers.


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HOW TO CONVERT BROWSERS TO BOOKINGS - DIGITAL TRAVEL TRENDS

THURSDAY 9TH OCTOBER

In this age of the multi-device, multi-platform user journey for travellers, the challenges of maximising direct bookings, increasing margins and driving occupancy has never been greater.


HMA AWARDS LUNCH 2014

DATE:  MONDAY 15TH DECEMBER 2014

BOOK NOW for the 2014 Christmas Awards Luncheon which will once again be held in the splendour of the Lancaster Ballroom at The Savoy Hotel on Monday 15th December from midday.  Come and enjoy a three course lunch with peers from the industry and celebrate excellence in hotel marketing.

Presentation of the winners of the 21st Hotel Marketing Awards and Young Marketer of the Year Award will take place at the luncheon.


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I’m Opening a Boutique!

  With Monty Python back on stage recently, this line from one of their sketches could not be truer as far as London is concerned.   Anyone who studies the hotel market in London will be able to pinpoint boutique hotels as a booming sector. Ten years ago the sector was thoroughly dominated by mid […]

 
Sound Bites From the National Hotel Marketing Conference #NHMC2014

It was great to meet so many hospitality marketers at the National Hotel Marketing Conference. Here are some sound bites from a great event.   “You will never see a sign in the window of Cartier’s saying 60% off” – Peter Hancock Chief Executive of Pride of Britain Hotels talking about how many luxury hotels […]

 
Tom Chesshyre’s Top Ten Twitter Tips

  A big thank you to Tom Chesshyre, The Times travel writer, who gave these great tips at our meeting the other evening about how PR practitioners can engage more effectively with journalists on Twitter   If you receive a nice write-up in one of the weekend papers tweet the story on a Monday morning […]

 
 

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