The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) has announced that John Russell, CEO of RLH Corporation, has joined the 2021 AHLA board of directors.
AHLA’s board represents leaders from all sectors of the lodging industry, including brands, owners, and real estate investment trusts, management companies, independents, and state associations. The 2021 AHLA leadership team includes the most diverse group of industry leaders in the association’s more than 100-year history. John Russell will be part of vital discussions concerning a broad range of industry- and association-related issues.
“It is an honor to volunteer my time alongside fellow hospitality leaders to broaden opportunities for the lodging industry and ensure the furthered success of organizations like RLH Corporation,” says Russell. “I am beyond grateful for this opportunity and have plans to progress the legislative agenda of this great industry, especially coming out of a difficult year like 2020.”
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