The International Society of Hospitality Consultants (ISHC) and Burba Hotel Network (BHN) presented Sanovnik Destang with the 2014 Rising Star Award Caribbean at the Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit (CHRIS). As the Executive Director of Bay Gardens Resorts, Destang has proven to be a dedicated and invaluable asset. By using targeted marketing strategies, product.. read more →

Burba Hotel Network (BHN) announced today that the company and its events have surpassed the US$12,000,000 mark in contributions for scholarships, humanitarian aid, research, and educational product development for the hotel industry. BHN co-founder and president, Jim Burba said, “Our small company has been able to accomplish this milestone of giving through the wonderful efforts.. read more →

Burba Hotel Network (BHN) has contributed $5,000 to the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Foundation’s (AH&LEF) 2014 Annual Giving Campaign. This is BHN’s second gift to AH&LEF at the six-diamond level. BHN develops and produces premier gatherings of the world’s hospitality and tourism investment community, having completed over 100 conferences since 2000. A long-time partner.. read more →

Burba Hotel Network (BHN) and the Hotel Opportunities Latin America (HOLA) conference have announced their support of the International Tourism Partnership’s (ITP) Youth Career Initiative (YCI) in Latin America. BHN has almost three decades of experience developing and producing the world’s most prominent gatherings of the hotel and tourism investment community, and their Hotel Opportunities.. read more →

Mexico’s former President, Vicente Fox, will present the keynote address at the upcoming Hotel Opportunities Latin America (HOLA) conference, to be held April 29 – May 1, 2014, at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Miami in downtown Miami, Florida, USA. Vicente Fox served as President of Mexico from 2000 to 2006, the first candidate from.. read more →

The last half a decade has been relatively quiet on the European investment scene, but BHN’s January survey of the hotel investment community suggests that the music that began to play more loudly in 2013 will likely get a bit noisier in 2014! Finally, it appears that one of the largest and most important hotel.. read more →

Earvin “Magic” Johnson, chairman/CEO of Magic Johnson Enterprises (MJE), will serve as the closing keynote speaker on the first day of the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS), January 27-29, 2014, in Los Angeles. As one of the most powerful African-American businessmen in the world, the two-time Hall of Famer is a major league baseball owner,.. read more →

Mirroring the “Going Up” theme for the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS)  – the outlook for the US lodging industry is looking positive, according to Burba Hotel Network’s recently completed survey of hotel investors. Will there be more or less hotel deal activity? In the survey of ALIS delegates taken in September about the ‘deal.. read more →

With just under one month to go until the start of the 2014 Hotel Investment Forum India (HIFI) Conference, YCI spoke to Jim Burba, Founder of the Burba Hotel Network, which produces HIFI. As India’s most important hotel investment conference, HIFI convenes the leaders in the Indian hotel and tourism industry. HIFI is also a.. read more →

The hosts of Hotel Investment Forum India (HIFI) are pleased to announce that the Hall of Fame Award will be presented to Mr. Anil Madhok, during HIFI, scheduled for 14-15 January 2014, at the Leela Kempinski Gurgaon in Delhi (N.C.R.), India.  HIFI is hosted by Burba Hotel Network (BHN) and Horwath HTL. Mr. Madhok is.. read more →