Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) established in 1952, is an international, nonprofit association, headquartered in Austin, Texas USA, with offices in the United Kingdom, The Netherlands and Dubai. HFTP is recognized as the spokes group for the finance and technology segments of the hospitality industry with members and stakeholders spanning across the globe. HFTP uniquely understands the industry's pressing issues and assists its stakeholders in finding solutions to their challenges more efficiently than any organization. It does this via its expert networks, research, certification programs, information resources and conferences/events such as HITEC. HFTP also owns the world's only hospitality-specific search engine, PineappleSearch.com®.



The USALI is a leading publication with operational information pertinent to the lodging industry. The most current edition is available for purchase as a hard copy book or an online subscription.
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HFTP Academy Certificate Programs
Two certificates demonstrate your expertise on the USALI 11th revised edition. New is the Hospitality Benchmarking Certificate.

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Become a HFTP Member

Join HFTP to take advantage of professional resources, educational opportunities and a network that spans the globe, all focused on hospitality finance and technology. 

HITEC Dallas

September 27–30, 2021
The 49-year hospitality technology event will be presented in an in-person format, including expert educational conference, trade show and networking opportunities.

Virtual Education

HFTP Hangouts and webinars offer the opportunity to gain valuable knowledge and earn official continuing education credits from the comfort of your screen. Take advantage of this opportunity, free for HFTP members.


HFTP Annual Convention

September 27–30, 2021
Gather with hundreds of hospitality finance and technology professionals for three days of networking and education sessions. Registration includes access to all HITEC Dallas programming.

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HFTP -- It Means the World to Me

Learn why HFTP members find the association valuable to their professional careers. HFTP's dedicated members say it in their own words.

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