Congratulations to two WH&LA members on their achievements in being recognized as Stars of the Industry by the American Hotel & Lodging Association during its Summer Summit in Houston in June.
The Pfister Hotel, Milwaukee won the Guest Relations, Large Property award around its two main programs to provide a unique, enriching experience for visitors & guests: the Artist-in-Residence program, which features a working art studio and gallery open to the public; and The Pfister Narrator, which features a member of the Milwaukee writing community interacting with guests and sharing their unique stories on the property’s blog. Pictured is property general manager Joe Kurth.
WH&LA Student Representative to the Board of Directors Cynthia Beans, University of Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie, was honored with the inaugural AH&LA Student Member of the Year for her efforts in doubling UW-Stout’s student chapter membership, and her passion for community service. Pictured in Cynthia Beans.