|Industry Outlook 2010: Hotel & Restaurant Trends for the Year Ahead
Abigail A. Lorden, Editor-in-Chief; Christina Volpe, Associate Editor
As hotel and restaurant executives tear the last pages of 2009 from their desk calendars and look ahead to 2010, many are wondering what the new year will bring. Executives are tasked with deciding where to invest their resources, and how their 2010 ideas and initiatives stack up against what others are doing.
The editors at Hospitality Technology had the same questions, and so we asked them. We asked them of you, our readers, via online surveys that allowed us to capture and evaluate macro trends relating to economic recovery, 2010 budgets and more. The results of that online survey are detailed here, based on the responses of more than 260 hotel and restaurant executives to five key questions.