We can’t always predict the future of the hotel industry, but we can use historical data to learn from the past. This session will look at the evolution of the Dubai hotel industry over the past 10 years. We will explore themes such as the impact of new supply and pricing psychology during periods of rate decline.
Alison Hoyt Senior Director of Consulting and Analytics – STR
Senior Director of Consulting and Analytics – STR
Ali Hoyt is Senior Director of Consulting and Analytics for STR (STR, Inc.). STR provides clients from multiple market sectors with premium, global data benchmarking, analytics and marketplace insights. STR was acquired in October 2019 by CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSGP), the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics and online marketplaces.
As Senior Director of Consulting and Analytics for STR, Ali leads a consulting team focused on providing custom data solutions to clients using STR’s extensive database. Projects range from comp set selection and optimization to customized data-infused dashboards in Excel or Tableau software. She assists with new subscription-based report and product development. In 2016, Ali was awarded the Lori Raleigh Award for Emerging Excellence in Hospitality Consulting from the International Society of Hospitality Consultants (ISHC). She is a frequent speaker at industry conferences and meetings. Ali earned her bachelor’s degree from Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration.