California Hotel & Lodging Association Honored for Excellence in Communications

Austin, Texas – The California Hotel & Lodging Association (CHLA) is the recipient of the 2019 International Society of Hotel Associations (ISHA) Awards of Excellence for Communications.  The awards were presented on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at the annual ISHA Winter Conference at the Kimpton Hotel Van Zandt in Austin, TX. Jennifer Flohr, CAE, CMP, Senior Vice President and Sandra Oberle, Senior Membership Manager accepted the award on behalf of CHLA.  

The Award of Excellence in communications is awarded to an association with “a program or project that positively impacts the association’s communication to members and stakeholders.” CHLA was honored with this award for the redesign of the association website – www.calodging.com.

The goal of the CHLA website redesign, besides an update the overall look & feel, was increase usability and improve functionality for CHLA members. A key objective was to improve the member login process and the overall user experience for members. The newly designed website features an advanced search functionality, simple login process, and an improved events calendar.

“Congratulations to CHLA’s team on this recognition,” said Michael Pace, General Manager of the InterContinental Mark Hopkins San Francisco and CHLA Chair. “Thank you to ISHA for this recognition of CHLA’s ongoing dedication to providing important benefits and resources to its membership.”

ISHA Awards of Excellence are given annually to the best lodging association programs and services and is widely recognized within the hotel and lodging industry.

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About CH&LA

The California Hotel & Lodging Association (CHLA) was established in 1893 and is a Partner State Association of the American Hotel & Lodging Association. It represents all segments of the lodging industry including the California Association of Boutique & Breakfast Inns - California’s largest association of professional innkeepers and certified bed and breakfasts and boutique inns. CH&LA is the leading resource for communicating and protecting the rights and interests of the California lodging industry. CH&LA is on the web at www.calodging.com

 

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Recognized as one of the most influential state lodging associations throughout the country, the California Hotel & Lodging Association's mission is to protect the rights and interests of owners and operators and be their indispensable business resource. Established in 1893, to represent a burgeoning industry, CH&LA has built upon the goals and objectives first established in 1893, CH&LA continues to serve the unique interests of each segment of California's diverse lodging industry.

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