North Carolina Hotel Conference powered by NCRLA & AHLA

The AHLA On The Road event series is FREE and open to all hoteliers. Each state hotel conference provides a dynamic opportunity to connect with the larger hotel community and hear the latest market trends and policy updates impacting hotels from industry leaders and experts.

  • Network with local hoteliers and industry leaders
  • Learn the latest recruitment practices from experts
  • Hear VIP speakers including elected officials and tourism executives
  • Get policy updates on issues impacting your hotel
  • Discover local hotel market data trends and forecasts
  • Attend a complimentary networking reception with appetizers and drinks


Thank you to our partner state association:




Date & Time

June 23, 2022 – 1pm-5pm


Ritz Carlton Charlotte

201 E. Trade St.

Charlotte, NC 28202



12:00PM        Registration opens
1:05PM         Welcome Remarks                       
1:15PM         Data Insights from STR

Bennjin Lao, Business Development Executive, Hotels

1:25PM         Insights from North Carolina's Chief Legal Officer: Attorney General Josh Stein 
1:40PM         Chairman George Dunlap 
1:55PM         Advocating for your Business

Chip Rogers, AHLA Update

Lynn Minges, President & CEO, NCRLA Update

2:10PM           Technology Solutions: Sponsor Highlight



Kristin Perrone, Director of Launch, Qwick

2:15PM         Sponsor Meet & Greet
2:25PM         Welcome Back
2:30PM         Best Practices for Revenue Generation content provided by HSMAI

Maureen Gould, Senior Director, National Development, Extended Stay America Hotels

2:45PM         Fireside Chat with Greg Juceam

Greg Juceam, President & CEO, Extended Stay America

3:05PM         Workforce Challenges & Solutions

Del Ross, Hotel Effectiveness

Alisha Gulden, AHLEI

Sarah Cozewith, AHLA Foundation

3:55PM         Closing Remarks
4:00PM         Networking Reception
5:00PM         Session Ends