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A Profile of the Hospitality Industry by Charles G. Partlow, Betsy Bender Stringam

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The hospitality industry has many associations and organizations. Many countries and nearly every state in the United States have a Hotel & Lodging Association and a Restaurant Association, or a combination of the two often called a Hospitality Association. Most of them partner with a parent association such as the American Hotel & Lodging Association or National Restaurant Association. The following is a list of some of the many hospitality organizations:

1.    International Hotel and Restaurant Association (IHRA) http://ihra.com/

2.    World Tourism Council http://www.wttc.org/

3.    World Trade Organization https://www.wto.org/

4.    American Hotel and Lodging Association (AH&LA) https://www.ahla.com

5.    National ...

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