London/Hamburg – Horwath HTL, the world’s largest consulting brand specialized in the hospitality and Tourism industry and TOPHOTELPROJECTS, the world’s leading data provider on global hotel construction, hotel groups and brands, have signed a global partnership agreement.
Tourism is one of the most solidly growing sectors globally and it is expected to continue to grow. A lot of countries have identified tourism as an important future strategy to support the local economy as tourism has a big impact on many other industries. Currently, there are more than one million rooms under construction worldwide; international brands are significantly expanding and new brands come into the market almost every day. This dynamic development is a huge challenge for all stakeholders and there is a need for reliable information about markets, trends, impact and the future of the business. In order to support all industry partners in the best possible way, these two market leaders have agreed on a long-term strategic cooperation.
The scope of the agreement is a close collaboration regarding data research, analysis, reporting and marketing. “This collaboration will improve our service quality and business development. Having access to the unrivaled data pool of TOPHOTELPROJECTS gives us a better market overview and knowledge depth to supporting our clients as well as improving the quality of our reports.” Says James Chappell, Global Business Director of Horwath HTL.
Rolf W. Schmidt, CEO of TOPHOTELPROJECTS added: “We appreciate very much to get the world leading hotel consulting company as strategic partner. The close collaboration of our research team with regional and local experts of Horwath HTL offices in 39 countries will improve the data quality for our clients. The highly respected expertise of Horwath HTL will furthermore improve the value of our pipeline reports giving more economical background to facts and figures.”
Both partners will work closely on their current suite of reports as well as creating new reports. In due course, they intend to collaborate further by co-publishing and co-presenting at international events.
About Horwath HTL
Horwath HTL is the world’s largest consulting organization specialized in the hospitality industry, with 50 offices in 39 countries. Horwath HTL is recognized as the pre-eminent specialist in Hotels, Tourism and Leisure, providing solutions through a combination of international experience and expert local knowledge.
TOPHOTELPROJECTS is the world´s leading data provider about global hotel construction, hotel groups and brands. TOPHOTELPROJECTS provides via modern online application detailed and accurate data for each single pipeline project worldwide including all involved stakeholders as well as detailed and accurate data about all groups and brands worldwide including pipeline, project phases or regional spread.
http://horwathhtl.com / www.tophotelprojects.com
Global Business Director
Rolf W. Schmidt