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  • First AC Hotel Opens in Mexico September 26, 2016
    Marriott’s AC Hotels has opened its first property in Mexico–the 188-room AC Hotel Guadalajara, Jalisco. The brand was originally founded by Antonio Catalán in 1998 in Spain, and in 2011, AC Hotels implemented a plan to expand globally, with more than 90 hotels in Brazil, Denmark, Italy, France, Mexico, Portugal, Spain, Turkey, and the United States, where […]
  • We’re Finalists in the FOLIO: Eddie & Ozzie Awards! September 23, 2016
    We’re thrilled to be finalists for the seventh year in a row in the FOLIO: Eddie & Ozzie Awards. Our January/February 2016 issue is nominated in the B-to-B, Full-Issue, Food Service/Hotel category, and in the B-to-B, Single Article, Food Service/Hotel category, we have two of the four finalists: Our feature about the Cuban Benedict at Vinoy Renaissance […]
  • Millennials in the Kitchen September 12, 2016
    The subject of managing Millennials continues to pop up in my current conversations with chefs. Most chefs have made it a point to say it’s a particular type of Millennial that gives them headaches: ones with an unearned sense of entitlement, and harboring the fantasy that paying years of dues honing your craft is for […]
  • St. Regis Mexico City Chef Series September 3, 2016
    J&G Grill at The St. Regis Mexico City is hosting a monthly culinary series presented by J&G Executive Chef Olivier Deboise Méndez. According to the property, J&G Grill will celebrate Mexico’s Independence in September with guest chefs Benito Molina and Solange Muris from the restaurant Manzanilla in Ensenada—one of the top gourmet regions in Mexico. Guests […]
  • Sorry Service August 23, 2016
    I was recently in Milwaukee on assignment for Hotel F&B when I experienced a masterclass in poor server training at one of the city’s well-known hotels. I had traveled all day, was tired, and wanted something simple for dinner before returning to my room, so I went to the property’s sports bar, which had an […]

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