The 3rd BHI “Ritz-Carlton Hotel Beijing”Cup STR Market Data Competition Drew a Successful Conclusion

    In order to improve students’ data analyzing ability and practical ability in an all-round way, BHI Academic Affairs Department organized the third BHI “Ritz-Carlton Hotel Beijing” Cup STR Market Data Competition on November 9th.


    The competition invited Alfonso Orana, general manager of the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Beijing, Vicky Wei, owner representative of the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Beijing, Liu Bo, general manager of STR North Asia, Wang Bing, development director of Yilan Hotel Management Co., LTD., Xu Longyang,  dean of Academic Affairs Department, Lu Tong, deputy dean of Academic Affairs Department, Zeng Liting, dean assistant of Academic Affairs Department, Chen Guang, dean assistant of Academic Affairs Department, Jiang Jiagang, director of Foreign Language Office, and two foreign teachers Lee and Simba to serve as judges.

A group photo of the judges 

    About STR

    STR is one of the best-known data providers in the hotel and resort market today, providing customers with quality data benchmarks. It provides reliable, confidential, accurate and actionable data for customers along with a package of solutions that enable customers to formulate strategies and compete in the market. Today, STR partners cover more than 69,000 hotels in 185 countries worldwide.

Guest Address 

Alfonso Orana, general manager of the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Beijing delivered a speech

    Mr. Aifonso Orona, general manager of the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Beijing, expressed his gratitude for the warm and professional hospitality of BHI teachers and students, and emphasized the crucial role of STR market data analysis in hotel management.
Liu Bo, general manager of STR North Asia delivered a speech

    General manager of STR North Asia, Liu Bo, said he was very happy to see so many students know and love STR today.

Highlights of the competition
Team Taco -- The Impact of Major Events and Policies on Shanghai Hotel Industry


Team Tsia -- The Positive Impact of the Opening of Universal Studios Beijing on the Hotel Market in Beijing

Team DDL RUNNER -- Find Suitable Competitors and Set up Opening Package for Shanghai Alila Hotel Which is Being Prepared

Team KELM Advisor -- Detailed Analysis of OCC, ADR and RevPAR Data in Beijing Area in the Past Decade


Team Fat Leg -- The Development Trend of Shenzhen Gateway Hotel after the Epidemic

Honor moments

First prize: Team KELM Advisor 

Second prize: Team Fat Leg

Third prize: Team Taco

Best Rookie: Team DDL RUNNER

Best Performance: Wang Zhanfei

A group photo of contestants and judges 

    The competition combines hotel management expertise with data analysis skills, enabling BHI students to understand the important role of market data analysis and laying a solid foundation for entering the hotel industry in the future.

Text: Zhou Yuchen, Zhou Jingyi, and Wang Anqi, BHI Press Corps
Typesetting: Zhou Yuchen, BHI Press Corps
Photo: Fu Yu, Hong Qinyu, Huang Yilong, Li Donghan, Li Yixuan, and Ma Xun, BHI Press Corps; Pan Aichen, Wang Wenjie, and Yu Yifei, Media Federation of Youth League Committee 

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