Hotel Effectiveness

The only way to get your labor costs 100% perfect.


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Laundry accounts for a significant percentage of your hotel’s operating costs. With all that goes into a hotel’s laundry department, it’s surprising that this is such an overlooked area for savings. There are actually quite a few cost-cutting opportunities. This guide will cover the largest areas we were able to identify to help you run an efficient laundry department.


About the Author, Mike Martin

With over 16 years of experience working in the hotel industry, Mike is a seasoned executive with a talent for identifying opportunities and delivering solutions. He spent many years at InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) in a variety of senior executive leadership roles including operations, marketing, and technology.

As Senior Vice President of Reservations & Guest Relations, he was recognized by the IAHI (IHG Owner Association) with its Distinguished Service Award for his service to the IHG franchise community.

At Hotel Effectiveness, he focuses on working with new and existing clients.

Here's what our customers say...

Helpes Control Labor Costs

"We have been in the business for 25 years and know how to operate high performing hotels. Hotel Effectiveness has helped us to control our labor costs. They are hotel professionals who get the hotel business."

Naren Shah, COO, Imperial Investments Group, Inc.

A No-Brainer For Overworked Managers

"We needed a system that was a no-brainer for overworked hotel managers. Hotel Effectiveness is really easy for our managers to use and ensures that they pay appropriate attention to watching their payroll."

Steve Shealy, VP of Operations, Image Hotels