San Diego forecast update by STR

when: Thursday, June 18 5:00pm-7:00pm
where: Kona Kai Resort & Marina 

Non-Member Registration: 
$65.00 for a limited time  ($75.00 original price) 
HSMAI Member Registration: $45.00 for a limited time  ($55.00 original price) 
Student/Faculty Registration: $25.00

Demand is at an all-time high in nearly every market in the US. Rates and Occupancies are back to peak levels. What does this mean for San Diego and how can my hotel take advantage of this demand?

Join the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association for a forecast update from Smith Travel Research. Ali Hoyt from STR Analytics will review the current state of the hotel industry from top line to bottom line performance. Learn how the San Diego hotel market stacks up to other comparable markets and what the forecast holds for the rest of the year.


Upcoming Chapter Events

  1. Forecast update from Smith Travel Research (STR) and SDTA

    Jun 18, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (PT)
    San Diego, CA, United States
  2. All Industry Cruise

    Aug 12, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (PT)
  3. Revenue Management Panel: Finding and Keeping Your Best Customers

    Sep 10, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (PT)
    San Diego, United States
  4. Fundraiser and Auction

    Oct 1 - 31
  5. Educational event

    Nov 1 - 30
  6. Holiday Joint Mixer with NACE, MAP, & ISIS

    Dec 1 - 31

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Board of Directors 2015

Become an HSMAI Board or Committee Member Now!

Are you interested in volunteering in an organization committed to the San Diego hospitality community? We welcome applications to become a Board or Committee member year round with an official Board change at the end of every calendar year. Please refer to this document for the board position descriptions. Please fill out the online application form or contact us with your interest to serve and we'll find a place for you.


Francesca Pardo, CRM - Roomlia

Immediate Past President
Gillian Ware, CMP
- SD Tourism Authority
President Elect/Vice President-Programs
Dana Cariss - Destination Hotels & Resorts

Vice President/Membership & Recruitment
John Parker - Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Downtown

Elaine La Placa Heston - Goldfield Stage Company

Richard Hancock - Smart City, SD Convention Center

Director of Communications
Nailah Blades - Donna + Nailah Marketing

Director of Technology
Ira Vouk, CHA, CRME - iRates LLC, Gaslamp Hotel Management Inc.

Director of Logistics & Fundraising
MaryAnn Svaglinac - U.S.S. Midway

Director at Large
Junvi Ola - Hospitality Content Studio

Student Liaison
Sonya Schafer - SD State University

Managing Director
Denise Vissat - Very Well Done Productions

New HSMAI-SD Members

HSMAI San Diego would like to welcome the following new members:

Jigger Abendano - Expedia Lodging Partner Service

Pete Pandit - AV Guys Inc.

Kris Umstattd- Expedia