Hotelier Member Welcome Guide

Welcome to AAHOA!

Member Welcome Guide

We’re glad you’re here. We are here to help you become more successful and profitable in your business. AAHOA’s wide range of products and services are designed to inform and connect you to the information and network that can help your business thrive.

Get to Know AAHOA

8 To-Dos for Your First Month With AAHOA

  • Set up your profile in This allows you 24/7 access to everything related to your membership and to member-exclusive content on Don't forget to add your profile picture, social media handles, and more.
  • Print your Membership Card in Knowing your membership ID can help you access exclusive AAHOA resources and will follow you for the lifetime of your membership.
  • Follow AAHOA’s social media channels to stay in the know – AAHOA is on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Youtube.
  • Set your communications preferences inside to ensure you’re receiving the types of information and communications most helpful to you.
  • Bookmark our Events Calendar and register for an event near you. With nearly 200 events to choose from each year, you’re sure to find one close to home.
  • Know your region and introduce yourself to your regional director. AAHOA’s Regional Information page provide the latest information related to your region and can put you directly in contact with your Regional Director.

Six Months of AAHOA Membership: Five Ways to Make Your Impact on the Industry

  • Attend an upcoming AAHOA Event. From Town Halls and Charity Golf Tournaments to Regional Conferences & Trade Shows and AAHOACON – AAHOA nearly always has an event planned near you.
  • Visit and bookmark the AAHOA Action Center. Through our grassroots advocacy efforts, AAHOA Members make a huge impact on the industry – advocating for policy changes that improve the businesses of hotel owners everywhere.
  • Add Your Company Information and Property Data information in Confidential and never shared with anyone, your property data better helps AAHOA advocate for resources for our membership.
  • Join the AAHOA PAC. The AAHOA PAC gives AAHOA the opportunity to advocate on behalf of its members on Capitol Hill and in state capitals across the country. AAHOA PAC would cease to exist without continual contributions and support from our members.
  • Participate in an open AAHOA Member Survey. AAHOA strategically deploys surveys throughout the year to gather information from our members so we can advocate for the things that are most important to you

4 Resources for Three Months With AAHOA

  • Familiarize yourself with the AAHOA Vendor Directory. Our Industry Partners and Allied Members are here to help you save money, make money, and protect your investments.
  • Check Out the Hotel Owners AcademyTM for upcoming educational and professional development opportunities. Commit to attending your first AAHOA webcast.
  • Earn Your Certificate in Human Trafficking Prevention. AAHOA offers this course FREE to our Members and their Staff (available in both English and Spanish).
  • Review the AAHOA Membership Benefits page to ensure you’re familiar with all that comes with your AAHOA Membership and to take advantage of exclusive discounts with AAHOA Partners from across the industry.

One Year of AAHOA Membership: More Resources to Grow Your Career

  • Earn your Certificate in Hotel Ownership® (CHO).
  • Participate in an AAHOA Focus Group.
  • Consider serving on an AAHOA Committee or as an AAHOA Ambassador.
  • Attend AAHOACON – AAHOA’s largest and most anticipated event of the year.

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