March 1st, 2017 Guestroom Improvement Deadlines Approaching – Save 20% On BEHR Paints

March 1st brings about a deadline for a number of new initiatives with Choice’s new Guestroom Improvement Program, including accent wall colors, micro refrigerators, new guestroom artwork, window treatments and furnishing changes. Choice Hotels sent out a revised copy of their guidebook last month, and more can be found on your Choice Central brand home page. Continue reading March 1st, 2017 Guestroom Improvement Deadlines Approaching – Save 20% On BEHR Paints

Rates Center Webinars for Economy Properties Start This Week

Got a computer and a phone? (The answer is “yes”) Choice Hotels’ training department has assembled a series of 45-minute (or less) webinars to help properties gain a better understanding of Rates Center. The first of these, running November 15th, 16th, and 17th, offers a more introductory session on Rates Center’s terminology and functionality, while the second, scheduled to run two weeks later (after Thanksgiving week), will go in depth on helping put Rates Center to work utilizing its rate and revenue management capabilities. Sessions are spaced out for 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 4:00 pm Eastern Time to help properties from all time zones optimize the opportunity. Registration links are below. Continue reading Rates Center Webinars for Economy Properties Start This Week

2016 Fall Regional Recap

If you were fortunate enough to attend one of the three Econo Lodge Fall Regional meetings – congratulations! They were highly informative from a corporate standpoint, in addition to the economy-oriented educational sessions developed by Choice’s Andre Gratton and his training team.

Recapping some of the more important information shared: Continue reading 2016 Fall Regional Recap

Co-Op Billing Errors / Adjustments Upcoming

You may have noticed that your recent Co-Op billing amounts on September Choice Hotels invoices are incorrect compared to years past. We are not sure exactly what transpired but Choice’s corporate office is aware of the problem and will be making adjustments on October billing statements to reflect accurately the unique Econo Lodge Co-Op program pricing. Continue reading Co-Op Billing Errors / Adjustments Upcoming