And the winner is...

  The Stars of the Industry nominations are in and the voting committee has selected the recipients for each award. Who will win this year? Attend the gala on October 17 at Mandalay Bay and be part of the celebration. Tickets


Congratulations to Shannon McCallum and Diane Gandy

  Shannon McCallum, VP of Hotel Operations for Aria Resort and Casino and Vdara Hotel and Spa, and Diane Gandy, President of the Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association have been selected by the Timothy S Y Lam Foundation as recipients of Spirit of Hospitality Leadership Awards. Congratulations! Read more.


Welcome new member Mint Payroll LLC

  Mint Payroll LLC has joined NHLA as a new allied member. The company handles a range of services including timekeeping to general ledger interface. Learn more.


WIL summer mentor program concludes

  The NHLA Women in Lodging summer mentor program will conclude the 10-week activity on September 24. Participants will meet at the Orleans to discuss their experiences and share ideas for enhancing careers as well as the overall program. They will also receive certificates of completion.


Leadership Academy of Excellence conference

  The Leadership Academy of Excellence conference led by Dr. Jeff Magee will take place on September 26 at the Orleans. The all-day conference will provide dynamic leadership tools and training to increase skills and knowledge. Don't miss it... register now as the event is nearly sold out.


NHLA 3rd Annual Security Conference booked for Oct. 2

  Join management leaders and security professionals at this important one-day conference. The event features experts discussing best practices for armed and unarmed security personnel, employee pre-screening and background checks, threat management communication and cyber security protection, investigation and intelligence. Lunch keynote special guest will be Captain John Pelletier from Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. He will discuss strategies for ensuring a safe New Year’s Eve celebration. The afternoon session will be dedicated to active assailant awareness and action provided by Infragard’s FBI professionals. Sign up now, this is an important event for all hotel personnel.


Bently Heritage Distillery hosts NHLA NNV social

  The beautiful new Bently Heritage Distillery will host the NHLA NNV social and tasting event on October 2 at the venue. Tours will be part of the fun in exploring this amazing operation ending in the tasting room to sample some of Bently’s fine beverages and snacks. Register now.


Who wants to learn how to play golf?

  Here’s your chance, NHLA members. UNLV PGM team members are providing golf lessons for any interested NHLA member starting October 8. Lifetime friends, contacts and business deals are made on the golf course. Join the fun, sign up for these affordable and productive lessons offered by the pros.


Emerging Leaders – have you met the industry leaders?

  Join us on October 9 at the Tropicana in the Trago Lounge to meet some of the most respected industry leaders in Las Vegas. The NRG council is presenting a relaxed event with a panel of NHLA board members and local leaders discussing and answering questions pertaining to their careers, successes and challenges and best advice for emerging leaders. Everyone is invited to attend in support of our young professional members and leaders. More info.


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