Registered traveler program

The registered traveler program will allow signed-up travelers faster service at airports, subject to a background check. Companies have the option of bulk-buying registered passes for their frequent traveler employees. The passes otherswise cost $80 each and have become a new amenity to offer loyal guests and frequent fliers.

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Vijay Dandapani

Co-founder and president of a New York based hotel company for 24 years. Grew the firm to five hotels in Manhattan and also developed a greenfield project at MacArthur airport, New York. Speaker at numerous prestigious forums including Economy Hotels World Asia, Lodging Conference, NYU, Columbia University Real Estate Roundtable, Baruch College's Zicklin School and ALIS. President and ceo of New York City Hotel Association since January 2017.