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Sign up to serve on an NHLA 2018 Committee

As we soon close out 2017 and ramp up for a productive New Year, we recommend getting involved in serving on a NHLA 2018 committee or council. Stepping outside your daily routine and working with successful individuals from other hotels and companies is guaranteed to enhance your professional development. What a fun way to do it! [Read more…]

Two amazing women, two amazing journeys

NHLA WIL has been invited by TISOH to attend an outstanding event on September 21 featuring guest speakers Laura Schwartz, former Director of Events for the White House and Susan Santiago, SVP for Global Select and Franchise Operations for Hyatt Hotels. These two amazing women will share their very different journeys to success. [Read more…]

Busy Year for NHLA WIL Members

NHLA Women in Lodging continues to be a robust division within the Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association. NHLA has presented dozens of WIL activities this year and we still have many more for the remainder of 2017. [Read more…]

NHLA WIL May events support Dress for Success

NHLA Women in Lodging will present a breakfast event at the Tropicana on May 24 beginning at 8:30 a.m. Guest speaker will be Paula Lawrence, Executive Director, Dress for Success Southern Nevada. In addition to an inspirational and motivational experience, the event supports Southern Nevada Dress for Success. Attendees are encouraged to bring clothing donations. [Read more…]

What’s happening in May at NHLA?

Another busy and productive month ahead for NHLA members. What’s happening in May? We started with the Northern Nevada launch of Women in Lodging Mentor Program on May 1. The WIL mentor program is highly successful in SNV and we are all excited to bring it to our dynamic women members in the northern region. [Read more…]

NHLA Announces WIL Scholarship

NHLA WIL endeavors to identify and reward the best and brightest in the hospitality industry. The Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association has partnered with the Timothy SY Lam Foundation.  The Lam Foundation is generously providing a sponsorship for scholarship for a deserving NHLA WIL member. [Read more…]

How important is a mentor program?

Think back to how you began in your career. Did you have a mentor? If you did, you know the value of a mentor sharing his or her expertise and guidance. If you didn’t, you will surely remember how challenging and perhaps difficult it was navigating your way at the start, perhaps for several years. NHLA Women in Lodging is proud of the robust mentor program that has been developed over the past year and a half. [Read more…]

What’s happening in January at NHLA?

January, 2017…the new year is here. Ideally the holiday decorations are neatly packed away. Most likely we have all started a new routine of healthy exercise and living. We are diving into our work with renewed energy. The zest for life is back. Isn’t that what happens every January? NHLA also has a busy January and vibrant year planned for our members. [Read more…]

NHLA Women in Lodging Activities

The Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association offers many activities for Women in Lodging (WIL) members.  Next on the agenda: NHLA will present a compliment social networking event for NHLA, NRG and Women in Lodging members July 20 hosted by The Oasis at Gold Spike. [Read more…]

NHLA launches Nevada Women in Lodging

The Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association (NHLA) in partnership with the American Hotel and Lodging Association has launched the Nevada state chapter of Women in Lodging. The industry-wide forum is exclusively for female hospitality professionals presenting an opportunity to connect with top professionals nationwide, gain career momentum, develop leadership competencies through educational resources and networking in addition to engaging with successful women within the hospitality industry. [Read more…]