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JANUARY 2016 E-BULLETIN
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February Legislative Update Luncheon
February 10, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
Phoenix Marriott Tempe at The Buttes
As we've learned over the past few years, legislation can and often does directly impact our industry. With the 2016 Legislative Session underway, this luncheon will shed some light on the challenges and opportunities facing our industry and what we can do to minimize the negatives and maximize the positives. Register today at VHRA.net!

2016 Calendar of Events
Get the most from your membership and mark your calendars now to ensure you attend all 2016 VHRA events. A link to all 2016 events is now available.
VHRA NEWS
2016 Marketing Opportunities Selling Quickly
Marketing and advertising opportunities are quickly selling, but there is still some availability for members looking to reach our exclusive audience of the Valley's hospitality professionals. Opportunities for various price points are available for ebulletins, quarterly printed newsletters and website banners. Contact Hannah Fullmer today if you are interested in reserving any space for next year. Advertising rates and information for 2016 are posted on www.VHRA.net.

2016 VHRA Dues Are Due
If you have not yet submitted your dues for 2016, please do so by the end of January in order to ensure a seamless continuation of member benefits. Please contact Zoe Neary should you have any questions on member dues.
INDUSTRY/MEMBER NEWS
AZ Wine & Dine Tickets On Sale
Now At Introductory Price
April 7, 2016, 5:00-8:00 p.m.
Scottsdale Quarter
Don't miss this annual April culinary event, hosted by the Arizona Lodging & Tourism Association, where attendees enjoy an evening of culinary delights in the luxurious atmosphere of the Scottsdale Quarter. Enjoy and revel in the culinary prowess of the fabulous cuisine that our industry offers. Space is very limited and sponsorships are available, so contact Alena Hicks for participation information. For tickets or general information visit: www.AZWineandDine.com. Early Bird tickets are available for only $55 through February 29, so get your tickets today!

Scottsdale Charros Offer Discounted Charro Lodge Passes during Spring Training
The Scottsdale Charros would like to extend an opportunity for VHRA Members to experience a one-of-a-kind, private facility within the Scottsdale Stadium! Purchase your Charro Lodge Pass today! View the offer here.

2016 Legislative Session
The 2016 Legislative Session is officially underway and Governor Ducey has unveiled his budget recommendations. The Fiscal Year 2017 budget for the Arizona Office of Tourism currently does not show any cuts and continues the $7.1million budget from the general fund.

AH&LA Releases Penn State Airbnb Report
The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) released a new study today conducted by researchers at Penn State University's School of Hospitality Management offering the first, comprehensive national look at the rise of commercial activity on Airbnb, one of the most trafficked short-term rental platforms. The analysis tracks data collected in 12 of the nation's largest metropolitan statistical areas including Phoenix. View the Penn State Airbnb Report here.

Reach Over 1.6 million Readers by
Advertising in SummerScapes!

VHRA, Visit Phoenix and The Arizona Republic are pleased to bring you the 19th annual edition of SummerScapes. This year's SummerScapes offers more value with the addition of a custom editorial on azcentral.com and exposure to Southern California in the Orange County Register and LA Times. Readers will discover the great deals and best ways to escape in the Valley of the Sun. Take advantage of this incredible opportunity today! For more information or to reserve space, please contact Pam Sanchez.
WELCOME NEW MEMBERS
Lodging Members
Crowne Plaza Phoenix Airport
Ted Trembath, General Manager
Phone: (602) 273-7778
Rooms: 290
Website: www.crowneplazaphx.com

Holiday Inn Club Vacations
James Coon, General Manager
Phone: (480) 248-9001
Rooms: 213
Website: www.orangelake.com

Allied Members
Allen + Philp Architects
and Interiors

Matt Kosednar, Architect
Phone: (480) 990-2800
Email: mkosednar@allenphilp.com
Website: www.allenphilp.com
Allied Members (Continued)
Associated Group - Remodeling
Brian Dimitro, Owner
Phone: (602) 482-9097
Email: bdimitro1@cox.net
Website:
www.associatedremodeling.com

Herbert Zelikoff, Inc.
Herb Zelikoff, Owner/Architect
Phone: (773) 213-6717
Email: arck02@gmail.com
Website: www.hzarchitexture.com

Netsian Technologies Group
Christi Balzarini, Technical Sales
Phone: (480) 505-6557
Email: christi.balzarini@netsian.net
Website: www.netsian.net


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