“We have DEFINITELY ARRIVED – How long will ‘IT’ last?”

John Fareed, Principal of John Fareed Hospitality Consulting LLC, participated on a panel developed by the International Society of Hospitality Consultants [ISHC] titled “We have DEFINITELY ARRIVED – How long will ‘IT’ last?” The panel was presented at the The International Hotel, Motel + Restaurant Show, as part of its Hospitality Leadership Forum. Attendees heard the all ISHC leadership panel debate the pressing hospitality issues of 2014, with a look into the crystal ball of the future on issues of supply and demand, capital markets, renovation and development costs, operating trends, legal cases, branding and management contracts, and innovators and disruptors in hospitality. The panel was moderated by Thomas Morone, Principal, Warnick + Company [California] LLC and included Lyle Hall, Managing Director, HLT Advisory Inc.; William Bosch, Partner, Arnold & Porter LLP; and Chad Sorenson, Principal, Warnick + Company [Minnesota] LLC.

The International Hotel, Motel + Restaurant Show [comprised of both an exposition and a conference], is attended annually by tens of thousands of food and beverage and hospitality industry professionals from around the globe, is sponsored by the American Hotel & Lodging Association [AH&LA], the Hotel Association of New York City, Inc. [HANYC], and the New York State Hospitality & Tourism Association [NYSH&TA], and is managed by Hospitality Media Group [HMG].