Articles tagged “ian schrager”

Coronavirus

Ian Schrager’s Hotel the First in New York City to Roll Out Vaccine Mandate for Guests

The U.S. hotel industry’s recovery is volatile heading into fall, especially in major cities. A vaccine mandate like at Ian Schrager’s Public Hotel is an added security blanket — but a bigger hotel company might face legal challenges trying to implement something like this in more anti-vax parts of the country.

Ian Schrager’s Hotel the First in New York City to Roll Out Vaccine Mandate for Guests

Coronavirus

Ian Schrager Wants to Upend the Luxury Sector With Relaunch of Public Hotels

It is not the first time Ian Schrager has attempted to brand Public as the next big thing for hotels with its “luxury for all” mantra. But the pandemic primed the travel market where this kind of high-end, limited-service brand has a real shot at growth.

Ian Schrager Wants to Upend the Luxury Sector With Relaunch of Public Hotels

Hotels

Hotels Are Reviving Nightclubs to Boost Visibility

The nightlife industry has long been riddled with fly-by-night club closures and seedy venues. Now a handful of powerful hoteliers are changing that by launching new nightlife concepts — and parlaying them into higher room rates. Who says disco is dead?

Hotels Are Reviving Nightclubs to Boost Visibility

Hotels

New York City Finally Has a Batch of Innovative New Hotels

Developers in New York City are moving beyond the bland, boxy hotel with new properties. But even those that promise a reasonable price at the outset are seeing room rates leap, potentially alienating some key customers.

New York City Finally Has a Batch of Innovative New Hotels

Hotels

Hotelier Ian Schrager Thinks Co-Living Is the Future of Hospitality

Here at Skift, we've been preaching this word for awhile now. Can we say we told you so?

Hotelier Ian Schrager Thinks Co-Living Is the Future of Hospitality

Hotels

Ian Schrager on How Hotels Get Technology Wrong

The hospitality industry shouldn't forget its humanity, while continuing to innovate - just in a sensible and appropriate way. Strong message.

Ian Schrager on How Hotels Get Technology Wrong

Hotels

Skift Global Forum Preview: How Studio 54 Shaped Ian Schrager’s Life in Hospitality

Ian Schrager opens up about his history in hospitality, and there's more to come at Skift Global Forum in New York. Trust us — you don't want to miss this interview.

Skift Global Forum Preview: How Studio 54 Shaped Ian Schrager’s Life in Hospitality

Hotels

Ian Schrager Calls Out Hotel Industry’s Airbnb Strategy as Misguided

If hotels could out-innovate Airbnb, then Schrager is right that would certainly be part of the answer to the threat posed by the homesharing company. However, Airbnb is more nimble than many big chains. And they are unlikely to give up their legislative efforts anytime soon.

Ian Schrager Calls Out Hotel Industry’s Airbnb Strategy as Misguided

Hotels

10 Biggest Hotel Headlines of a Busy Summer 2017

So much for taking a summer vacation. This year, the hotel industry was busy making major moves and investments, as well as launching new brands, properties, and policies.

10 Biggest Hotel Headlines of a Busy Summer 2017

Hotels

Pod Hotels Owner Is Thinking Small to Grow Big

Boutique hotelier Richard Born is betting big on micro-hotels — and he isn't alone these days. Will most hotels going forward take the same approach? Or will hotel guests eventually tire of tiny rooms?

Pod Hotels Owner Is Thinking Small to Grow Big