Hospitality Branding: Cornell Hospitality Management Best Practices
In recent years the brand has moved squarely into the spotlight as the key to success in the hospitality industry. Business strategy once began with marketing and incorporated branding as one of its elements today the brand drives marketing within the larger hospitality enterprise. Not only has it become the chief means of attracting customers, it has, more broadly, become the chief organizing principle for most hospitality organizations. The never-ending quest for market share follows trend after trend, from ever more elaborate and sophisticated amenities to the use of social media as a marketing tool—all driven by the preeminence of the brand.
Hospitality Branding brings together the most important insights from the author’s many years of research and experience, all in a single, affordably priced volume. Skillfully blending the knowledge of recent history, the wisdom of cutting-edge research, and promise of future trends, this book offers hospitality organizations the advice they need to survive and thrive in today’s competitive global business environment.
[This book is] An excellent insight into the multifaceted and fascinating world of branding in services and hospitality in particular, which is at once educational as also an excellent handbook for professionals.
- Nakul Anand, Executive Director, ITC Ltd.
Chekitan Dev’s book is an interesting and invigorating read on trends decade wise in the hospitality industry. Gives great insights on Branding—a must-read for marketing professionals.
- Veer Vijay Singh, Chief Operating Officer, Vivanta by Taj Hotels & Resorts
Chekitan S. Dev is Associate Professor of Strategic Marketing and Brand Management at the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration. His award-winning research has appeared in leading journals including Cornel Hospitality Quarterly, Journal of Marketing, and Harvard Business Review. He is the recipient of several major hospitality research and teaching awards. A former corporate executive with Oberoi Hotels & Resorts, he has served corporate, government, education, advisory, and private equity clients in more than forty countries as a consultant, seminar leader, keynote speaker and expert witness.
|Author||Chekitan S Dev|
|Dimension||9.6 X 6|
|Distribution Rights||Indian Subcontinent|