Building long term business relationships is key to any business. Hcareers takes great pride in the number of hospitality and foodservice/restaurant employers and associations that recommend the use of Hcareers. For many of these associations, in an effort to assist their members with their recruiting, Hcareers was chosen through independent research to determine which job board was the most successful within their respective industries.

To provide further service to their industries and promote them as a source for rewarding career opportunities, Hcareers built and powers the following association online job boards, in addition to offering substantial discounts to their respective members.

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The National Restaurant Association, founded in 1919, is the leading business association for the restaurant industry, which is comprised of 925,000 restaurant and foodservice outlets and a work force of 12.5 million employees - making it the cornerstone of the economy, career opportunities and community involvement. Along with the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation, the Association works to represent, educate and promote the rapidly growing industry.


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Serving the hospitality industry for nearly a century, AH&LA is the sole national association representing all sectors and stakeholders in the lodging industry, including individual hotel property members, hotel companies, student and faculty members, and industry suppliers.

Headquartered in Washington, D.C., AH&LA provides members with national advocacy on Capitol Hill, public relations and image management, education, research and information, and other value-added services to provide bottom line savings and ensure a positive business climate for the lodging industry.

Partner state associations provide local representation and additional cost-saving benefits to members.


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  CRFA logo CRFA is one of Canada's largest business associations, with 31,000 members representing independent and chain restaurants, hotels, social and contract caterers, bars, nightclubs, and institutional foodservice.  CRFA serves its members from coast to coast through offices in Vancouver, Edmonton, Toronto, Montreal and Halifax.  

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The members of CHA represent the entire spectrum of the hospitality industry's private sector. Some 849 member hotels in 36 national hotel associations represent approximately 125,476 rooms in the Caribbean, from the small guest houses to the mega-resorts.

The allied members: airlines, tour wholesalers and travel agents, trade and consumer press, advertising and public relations agencies, and hotel and restaurants suppliers, among many, account for more than 536 members. Altogether, they are the hospitality industry of the Caribbean, and CHA is their voice.

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The American Resort Development Association (ARDA) is the Washington D.C.-based professional association representing the vacation ownership and resort development industries. Established in 1969, ARDA today has nearly 1,000 members ranging from privately held firms to publicly traded companies and international corporations with interests in timeshare resorts, community development, fractional ownership and resort communities. The membership also includes timeshare owner associations (HOAs), resort management companies, and owners through the ARDA Resort Owners Coalition (ARDA-ROC).


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The Canadian Gaming Association ("CGA") is a not-for-profit organization with the fundamental goal of creating balance in the public dialogue about gaming in Canada. The Association's mandate is to create a better understanding of the gaming industry by bringing facts to the general public, elected officials, key decision makers and the media through education and advocacy. Members include industry-leading suppliers, operators and others engaged in the industry nation-wide. The CGA speaks to important national and regional issues as the voice of the industry, and has established relationships with government agencies and industry stakeholders on multiple issues including responsible gaming policies and practices, codes of conduct and social responsibility. In 2006 the CGA will be commissioning and releasing a number of national studies and surveys.


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AAHOA's mission is to provide an active forum in which Asian American hotel owners, through an exchange of ideas with a unified voice, can: communicate, interact, and maintain their proper position within the hospitality industry, and be a source of inspiration by promoting professionalism and excellence through education and community involvement. Representing more than 8,300 members, AAHOA is one of the leading forces in the hospitality industry and one of the most powerful Asian American advocacy groups. Together the members own more than 20,000 hotels, which have 1 million rooms representing over 50 percent of the economy lodging properties and nearly 37 percent of all hotel properties in the United States.

Of the hotels owned by AAHOA members, approximately 11,700 are franchised while 6,300 are independent. The market value of the properties owned by AAHOA members is estimated to be $29.9 billion in franchised properties and $8.1 billion in independent properties.

AAHOA supports its members through educational programs and advocacy in the legislature, media and hospitality industry.


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The Preferred Hotel Group is a multi-brand organization that delivers cutting-edge sales, marketing, and service solutions to independent luxury hotels and resorts around the world through its three brands, Preferred Hotels® & Resorts, Summit Hotels & Resorts, and Boutique, and connectivity solutions through Sterling Hotels. Collectively, the Preferred Hotel Group offers the traveler a choice of over 300 distinctive properties throughout more than 51 countries.

Headquartered in Chicago, The Preferred Hotel Group is a privately held shareholder-owned company led by industry veteran John Ueberroth. With over 100 employees in 12 countries and 18 sales offices worldwide, Preferred Hotel Group is the industry leader in providing state-of-the-art technology, innovative business solutions, and strategic sales support.

To private hotel owners and managers the Preferred Hotel Group's key strength lies in allowing their hotels to maintain their individuality and distinctive methodology, while still benefiting from the economies of scale that an affiliation with a larger group of like-minded properties can offer.

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IAHI, the Owners' Association, is your voice to InterContinental Hotels Group. It is comprised of fellow franchisees throughout the world, working hand-in-hand to improve the profitability of our hotels, strengthen our system, and exchange ideas and best practices. The IAHI represents the interests of nearly 3,000 owners and operators of InterContinental Hotels Group hotel brands. The Association works together with InterContinental Hotels Group to maintain the highest professional hospitality standards for its brands.


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Bizjournals is the online media division of American City Business Journals, the nation's largest publisher of metropolitan business newspapers. It operates the Web sites for each of the company's 41 print business journals and operates a web-only site with local business news and information for Los Angeles. The national bizjournals site features local business news from around the nation, updated throughout the day, top business stories from American City's print editions, industry-specific news from more than 40 industries, advice columns, and a full menu of tools to help business owners and operators manage their businesses more successfully. There's also easy navigation to each of the 42 local business sites.


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  Hotel Resource

Hotel Resource is the premier hotel industry business to business portal. Based in Toronto, Canada since 1998, Hotel Resource is owned and operated by Ozean Group, an on-line publishing company featuring news wire services for various segments in the travel industries. Using its proprietary Nevistas publishing platform, the company syndicates industry related news, research and information to journalists, subscribers, websites and company intranets.


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Unicru is the leading provider of Total Workforce Acquisition solutions that enable enterprises to systematically select the highest quality employees across job roles throughout the enterprise to positively impact corporate outcomes through workforce initiatives. Unicru combines scientifically-proven employee selection assessments, applicant recruitment, hiring management decision support, and complete data capture for measurement and continuous improvement of business results for over 75 enterprises including Albertsons, Universal Studios, Blockbuster, CVS, Kroger, and Southeastern Freightlines.


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Launched in 1998, is the dominant Quick Service and Fast Casual online resource for news, trends, and industry information. Lead by a team of experts, offers insights to the latest in trends of very specialized segments in the 500 billion dollar restaurant industry.

With over 8000 opt-in members of the bi-monthly Insights newsletter and over 40,000 unique visitors per month not only from the USA but Canada, Germany, Mexico and Australia as well, continues to stand-alone as the leading resource in this online segment.

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