The American Hotel and Lodging Association represents all segments of the lodging industry, including major chains, independent hotels, management companies, bed and breakfasts, industry partners, and more.

1201 I Street, NW, Suite 1100
Washington, D.C. 20005-5905
Tel: (202) 289-3100
Email: membership@ahla.com


The American Hotel and Lodging Education Foundation provides scholarships, grants, workshops, and other resources for hospitality students and professionals.

1201 I Street, NW, Suite 1100
Washington, D.C. 20005-5905
Tel: (202) 289-3100
Email: ahlef@ahlef.org


The American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute provides training, certification, and distance learning to hospitality professionals.

Customer Service
6751 Forum Dr., Suite 220
Orlando, FL 32821
Tel: (800) 349-0299
Tel: (407) 999-8100
Email: info@ahlei.org


The Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International is a membership organization for sales, marketing, and revenue management professionals in the hospitality industry.

7918 Jones Branch Drive, Suite 300
McLean, VA 22102-3345
Tel: (703) 506-3280
Email: info@hsmai.org


Hostelling International USA has more than 50 hostels in the United States, and also offers activities, events, and educational programs.

8401 Colesville Road, Suite 600
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3312
Tel: (240) 650-2100

The International Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education provides education, research, networking opportunities, and other resources for hospitality and tourism professionals.

2810 North Parham Road, Suite 230
Richmond, VA 23294-4422
Tel: (804) 346-4800
Email: membership@chrie.org


The International Executive Housekeepers Association provides career support, certification, and research information on executive housekeeping.

1001 Eastwood Drive, Suite 302
Westerville, OH 43081-3361
Tel: (800) 225-4772, ext. 1376

The National Concierge Association provides networking opportunities, educational events, and other resources to its members.

2920 Idaho Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN 55427-2927
Tel: (612) 834-7295
Email: info@ncakey.org


The National Restaurant Association,the largest food service trade association in the world, offers networking, education, and research resources to its members.

2055 L Street NW, Suite 700
Washington, D.C. 20036-4985
Tel: (800) 424-5156
Tel: (202) 331-5900

The Society for Human Resource Management offers education, certification, networking, and other resources for human resource managers in various industries.

1800 Duke St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
Tel: (800) 283-7476