ServSafe teaches managers & employees about foodborne illness, how to prevent it and how to train employees in food sanitation. Learn basic food safety practices for preparing & serving food. Choose from several online, classroom & language options. ServSafe Alcohol teaches the essentials of responsible alcohol service. Protect yourself & your operation from risks & liabilities with alcohol training & certification from the National Restaurant Association.
As TnHTA’s preferred provider of card processing, check management, payroll, and tip management, Heartland Payment Systems will maximize your profitability with a comprehensive suite of business solutions. Membership includes one source for direct processing of all major card brands, true interchange-plus pricing, and much more.
State Auto is TnHTA’s endorsed provider for property/casualty insurance. Our Company provides association members quality insurance products with competitive pricing. In addition, eligible members who insure with State Auto may receive dividends annually—up to 12% of earned premiums! Our insurance products are distributed through independent agents across Tennessee.
Anderson Benson Insurance & Risk Management is a locally owned independent insurance firm specializing in the hospitality, tourism & entertainment industries. Anderson Benson’s role, as a strategic partner with TnHTA, is to promote the newly launched State Auto Restaurant Property & Casualty Insurance Program and offering potential dividends and tailor-made coverage to its members. This program is available to all State Auto insurance agents.
Lobbylights is a streamlined web-based user experience where any hotel can share data in a simplified, secure and informative format. It is a single source for real time access to wages for hourly & salaried employees as well as unique operational data pertinent to the probability of your company. The survey results provide a complete understanding of how your hotel compares to other hotels on key personnel and operational elements of your business.
BMI has over 400,000 songwriters, composers, and music publishers who have entrusted them with their music. They are committed to bringing you the best music and best value to your business. TnHTA Members receive a discount on music licensing fees with BMI.
eHospitality Insurance represents a select group of financially sound, reputable insurance companies which specialize in protecting hospitality risks. Their products are specifically designed for your business, and their staff is specifically trained and committed to a high level of service
UnitedHealthcare offers health care overage with access to its expansive network of providers and services; online tools; a range of wellness programs; discounts for saving on an array of wellness products including prescriptions; online plan management; and compliance assistance for employers and employees. In addition, voluntary benefit programs are available for dental, vision, life and disability insurance products.
EMPLOYERS® is proud to be a workers’ compensation insurance provider of choice for TnHTA. The company exclusively serves the workers’ compensation insurance needs of America’s small businesses and, therefore, have the experience to provide the right coverage and services for your business.
Cornerstone Insurance Group represents a select group of financially sound, reputable insurance companies which specialize in protecting hospitality risks. The company's products are specifically designed for your business, and the staff is specifically trained and committed to a high level of service.
STR Hotel Reviews are excellent summary reports that help our TnHTA Lodging Members keep an eye on trends in key global markets. Hotel Reviews are offered for global regions, sub-regions, states, & countries, providing high level overviews of hotel performance.
Tennessee Green Hospitality is a program to promote and support our vision as a more sustainable state and to give assurance to our guests that we are actively improving our programs for sustainability. Guests will know that certified facilities have achieved a significant level of sustainability in their business and continue improving. It provides guidance and resources that will greatly reduce our impact on the environment by using techniques that have been proven to reduce waste & save money.
DigitalTown (OTC: DGTW) powers Smart Tourism. Rapid technological change has brought disruption of established local norms in the economy and community. DigitalTown is partnering with the TnHTA to introduce breakthrough Smart Tourism innovations for dining, lodging and tourism, across the Great State of Tennessee. With a single login called SmartWallet, residents, merchants and administrators are able to search, connect and buy directly from local merchants via web sites, mobile applications, or locally branded SmartCards.
Fintech® offers a OneSource® solution with a suite of products and services that assist you with managing your beverage alcohol business. These products are fueled by the collection of purchasing data through electronic invoice management. Fintech is the leading electronic funds transfer (EFT) provider, compliant and available for use in all fifty states. Servicing thousands of distributors and retailers, Fintech processes more than half a million invoices weekly, representing $25 billion in payments annually.
Dauble, Miser, Worthington, LLC, (DMW) is a wealth management firm specializing in reducing their client's taxation. Our expertise lies in designing tax-advantaged transactions for the benefit of our clients. The traditional form of this takes place by finding ways to defer and reduce taxes on an individual or corporate level. Often, however, we able to design exits for their clients that allow them to defer capital gain liability for up to as long as 30-years, while affording their client immediately liquidity without like-kind restrictions. Whether you are needing relief on your current personal taxes or future commercial transactions, you will want our advice on how to structure your assets.
CareHere offers patient-centered care and wellness centers. CareHere partners with employers to inspire their employees and families to achieve well-being and health through innovative, quality, cost-effective healthcare solutions delivered with enthusiasm and compassion.
ThermoSound’s insulating panels prevent the frustration of guests, poor reviews and the lost revenue that results from exterior noise out of your control. Installed quickly inside existing windows, our crystal clear panels can eliminate 70% of outside noise, while increasing energy efficiency. ThermoSound provides proven results throughout the hospitality industry to give your guests the most quiet and comfortable environment possible.
Ecolab is the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services. Around the world businesses in foodservice, food processing, hospitality, healthcare, industrial and oil & gas markets choose Ecolab products and services to keep their environment clean and safe, operate efficiently and achieve sustainability goals.
The National Restaurant Association and your State Restaurant Association offer a wide range of valuable benefits. We help restaurateurs with marketing and sales; workforce management; food, nutrition and food safety training; restaurant operations and sustainability; and we can quickly provide answers to questions that our members have in any of these areas.
Headquartered in Washington, D.C., AH&LA provides focused advocacy, communications support, & educational resources for the industry. AH&LA is partnered with TnHTA to provide local representation and additional cost-saving benefits to members. They work with TnHTA to serve the best interest of our members and the hotel industry as a whole.
As the united voice of the industry, U.S. Travel prioritizes high-impact issues that matter most to our collective membership. The association not only identifies the industry’s biggest opportunities and challenges, but also develops the messages and actions to create positive growth. It advocates for policies that will advance and elevate our industry on the national level, while engaging our members with the tools, research and resources needed to influence change at state and local levels.
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