For more than 80 years CHLA has been representing the Colorado Lodging Industry
What We Do
We provide services, information, scholarships and training for properties, professionals and hospitality students.
As your professional trade association in Colorado, we are actively involved in regulatory and legislative issues that may impact your business.
CHLA organizes dozens of networking events throughout the year including fundraisers, committee meetings, and conferences.
CHLA is working to educate and train a new generation of hospitality leaders with our workforce development initiatives.
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We actively work with our lobbyists at Michael Best Strategies to monitor the Colorado legislative session each year, propose new legislation to strengthen the hotel industry, and defeat onerous bills.
Marketing & Networking Opportunities
Members receive a free listing in our directory and on our website. In addition, members are invited to network at our Annual Conference, our Board and Committee meetings and other events throughout the year.
CHLA members have access to free legal and tax hotlines, which provide members with quick answers to complex questions.
CHLA participates in numerous education initiatives throughout Colorado, including this one in partnership with the Colorado Tourism Office and Leave No Trace Center For Outdoor Ethics.
Our annual Stars of the Industry Awards Programs honor lodging employees and properties that best symbolize quality service in this industry. In addition, to the Stars of the Industry Awards, we also honor a Hotelier of the Year, Emerging Hospitality Leader.
Through CHLA University, we provide members with significantly discounted certification programs for their employees in partnership with the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute.
View the Events Calendar
From topics that cover General Hospitality to F&B and Human Resources, these exclusive events and education sessions give you the latest information to stay ahead of industry issues.
Metro Denver Lodging Council
CHLA’s Metro Denver Lodging Council (MDLC), was formed to monitor legislative issues that pertain specifically to Metro Denver area hotels.
We represent the best in the business.
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If you are interested in learning more, have questions or would like to speak with a member of our leadership team, please send us an inquiry and we will get back to you as soon as we can!