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Spring 2019

Extra distribution at the BC Hospitality Summit

ReserveJanuary 25
PublishedMarch 8
  • Hotel Association of Canada’s Changing Model & Mandate – Review how HAC has revised its
    membership model and role in the industry.

  • Family Travel – Multi-generational travel is on the rise. How can you appeal to these tourists?

  • Developing a Cannabis Policy – From staff usage of medical marijuana to rules of where it can be
    consumed, hotels need to create a cannabis policy manual.

  • New Trade Agreements – How will newly negotiated tariffs and other revisions to trade agreements
    affect your business?

 Summer 2019

ReserveApril 26    
PublishedJune 7
  • Crisis Management – How can you work with your community and manage public perceptions when dealing with fires, floods, and other disasters?

  • Revenue Management – How can you maximize revenue when working with OTAs and competing with Airbnb?

  • Catering to Millennials – What amenities and services are important to attract millennials to your property?

  • Selling Beautiful British Columbia – What resources can help you to sell our province to tourists?

 Fall 2019

ReserveJuly 26
PublishedSeptember 6
  • Tech Trends – What are the latest innovations in the accommodation industry?

  • Retrofitting & Renovating – Rather than tearing down an old property, look into updating it instead.

  • Fire & Safety Policies – How should you revise your policies to ensure guest safety?

  • Dealing with Guest Concerns in Real Time – How can you best respond to a guest at the moment a negative comment is made online?

 winter 2019

ReserveOctober 18
PublishedDecember 2
  • Building a Comprehensive Accessibility Program – Improve accessibility in your property and achieve an industry certification that you can promote to guests.

  • Creating & Sustaining a Culture that Engages Employees – Leaders need to identify their company’s purpose and values as well as champion valued behaviours.

  • Cannabis Tourism – With the legalization of cannabis, there’s an opportunity to turn your property into a cannabis-friendly property. What are the pros and cons?

  • Imaginative Amenities – What unique perks can you offer to stand out from the competition?

 in every issue

  • Featured Region in BC – See what’s happening across the province.

  • BC Hotel Association’s Report – Receive an update on the most current issues facing the industry.

  • BCHA Member Benefits – The association highlights programs exclusively available to members.

  • BCHF Update – See how the hospitality industry’s charity has provided support to people in the
    industry.

  • Names in the News – Who is moving where? What new hotels are opening? Who won awards?
    Please send us updates on awards your company has won or contributions you have made to your community.

  • What’s New? – New products and services to the accommodation industry are introduced.
    Be sure to send us information on any new products or services you offer.

  • Hiring Practices – Review recruitment resources to help with the labour shortage.

 

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"InnFocus is an excellent magazine, with high quality and relevant articles for the hospitality industry. I appreciate that the magazine reaches out to operators throughout the province for ideas and comments, truly reflecting our industry. It provides valuable content to help us run our businesses successfully." - Samantha Hackett, Director of Operations, Long Beach Lodge Resort