NEWH - November 2005 - (Page 34)

board of directors and chapter presidents coming events Nov 8 – 9: Sleep 05, London, England European Hotel Design Awards, Conference & Exhibition Nov. 9-11: GreenBuild 2005 Atlanta, Georgia Nov 12-15: IHMRS, International Hotel Motel & Restaurant Show Nov 13: AH&LA Inaugural Gala Honoring Joseph R. Kane, Jr. CHA, President Cendant Hotel Group; The Pierre, New York Nov 25 – 29: IGEHO – International Exhibition for Industrial & Institutional Catering, Hotels & Restaurants, Basel Jan 23 – 25, 2006: American Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS), the Westin Century Plaza & Spa Mar 1 – 3, 2006: HD Leadership Summit, Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn, Sonoma, California Mar 22 – 24: Asian American Hotel Owners (AAHOAA) Sands Convention & Exp Center, Las Vegas EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE President Jeanne M. Varney Host Marriott Corporation President Elect Marla Davis DPC-Davis Consultants Secretary Judy L. Regan Consultant Vice President/Finance Russ Walvoord Fabricut Contract/S. Harris Vice President/Education Anita Degen, IIDA Degen & Degen Vice President/Development Marla Davis DPC-Davis Consultants Vice President/Marketing Zina Zimmerman ZZWORKS, Inc. Vice President/Events Laura J. Nankin Artistic Framing, Inc. Past President Jillian A. Van Dresser The Van Dresser Company Executive Advisor Nikki M. Jones NJ & Associates BOARD OF DIRECTORS Continuing Education Mary Ann Thornam The Firm Scholarship Christine L. Wasmer Wasmer Contract Group Membership Deborah Herman-Romano Virginia Quilting Company, Inc. Expansion Susan Spalding Duralee Fabrics Ltd./Techstyle Contract Corporate Partnerships Janice G. Marko Marko International Chapter Board Training Clifford Tuttle, ASID Forrest Perkins, LLC Programming Terry Eaton Eaton Fine Art, Inc. Fundraising Helen R. Hayes H. L. Reed Design, Inc. Trade Show-USA Philip Byrne Axminster/Tintawn Carpets Regional Tradeshow/USA Andy Schaidler, IESNA Vision Statement Teron Lighting, Inc. NEWH Conference Priscilla Nesbitt Best Western International, Inc. Editor/NEWH Magazine Joanie M. Neumayer Cheryl Rowley Design, Inc. Public Relations Melinda M. Hall The John Hardy Group Woman of the Year Cynthia Milow Purchasing Management International House of Delegates Barbara D. Bushnell Designtex Stacy L. Dobbs Milliken Carpet Ruth Drachler Ruth Drachler Company Kim N. Faith Retired Member Laura Frankenberg buy/design, inc. Sue Gould Lebowitz|Gould|Design, Inc. Mark Huntsinger Lighting Artistry, Inc. David R. Jones, Jr. Pacific Furnishings Group, Ltd. Alisa C. Kraemer AKA Design, Inc. Helen Meisel Helen Meisel Resource Group Sonia E. Montes de Oca SMDO Design Associates Tanya L. Patnode Alison & Company Deborah R. Reading Readesign Andrea (Andi) Sell Designers West Interiors, Inc. Natalie Wolf Sheedy The Gettys Group, Inc. Jane A. Skeeter UltraGlas, Inc. NEWH Ambassador Michelle Finn HD Group Founders Chair Lynda P. Sullivan SHMA/Sullivan Hospitality Marketing Associates Executive Director Shelia Lohmiller NEWHStaff Finance/Tradeshow Co-ordinator Julie M. Buntrock NEWH, Inc. Membership Co-ordinator Amy Fisken NEWH, Inc. The Hospitality Industry Network Education/Programming Co-ordinator Jennifer Fossum NEWH, Inc. Chapter Presidents President/Arizona Linda J. Kilbourne Best Western International, Inc. President/Atlanta Carolyn Lucas Aycock Peachtree Fabrics, Inc. President/Chicago Caron E. Christy President/Dallas Amanda Squitiero AKA Design, Inc. President/Greater New York Julie Anne Yurasek Rockwell Group President/Houston Kristin L. Bricker Mitchell Carlson Stone, Inc. Lynn J. Evans Interceramic President/Las Vegas Laura Frankenberg buy/design, inc. President/Los Angeles Founding Chapter Helen Meisel Helen Meisel Resource Group President/North Central Sharry L. Cooper Architectural Alliance President/Northwest Julia Davis Picture Source President/Rocky Mountain Elisa A. Whaler Bray Whaler, Inc. President/South Florida Cynthia A. Guthrie Guthrie and Associates Inc. President/Southern Counties Karen A. Struck Planning, Design & Application President/Southern Ontario Priscilla Nesbitt Best Western International, Inc. President/Sunshine Noreen D. Coup Marriott/Ritz Carlton Club President/United Kingdom Minda Dowling Artefact Art Consultants, Ltd. President/Virginia Carole Hochheiser Ross Baskervill President/Washington DC Metropolitan Kristin B. Smith Marriott International, Inc. Mission Statement WHO WE ARE: Members of NEWH, INC. are professionals actively engaged in development, management/operations, architecture, communications, design, distribution, education, manufacturing, production, purchasing and sales of the Hospitality, Foodservice, Senior Living and related industries. WHAT WE DO: 1. Sponsor scholarships and actively promote the education of eligible students aspiring to enter the Hospitality, Foodservice, Senior Living and related industries. 2. Encourage cooperation and exchange of information among those engaged in all aspects of the Hospitality, Foodservice, Senior Living and related industries. 3. Disseminate information to the industry through lectures, seminars, trade meetings, news bulletins and awards for excellence. 4. Serve the industry, students and the membership of NEWH, INC. STUDENTS: NEWH, INC. recognizes the talent and ability of students and encourages involvement in all areas of the Hospitality, Foodservice, Senior Living and related fields through scholarships, seminars and educational programs. 34 INDUSTRY: NEWH, INC. members are involved in developing activities to stimulate and promote the Hospitality, Foodservice, Senior Living and related fields. 34 MEMBERSHIP: NEWH, INC. provides meetings, educational programs, seminars and career opportunities for its members.

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of NEWH - November 2005

NEWH - November 2005
Letter from the President
Hospitality News
Learning from Las Vegas, Exposing the Masters
Concept Hotels
Hospitality Industry Finds Friend in IRS
Mof Mof – Minimum of Fuss, Maximum of Flavor
Bubble Bash a Great Success!!
Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort
NEWH Welcomes New Corporate Partner NLP Industries
School from the Heart Update
Coming Events

NEWH - November 2005