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Benefits List


• Monthly Membership Luncheon: A major networking opportunity with industry peers. Luncheons are from

11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the third Wednesday of each month, with speakers presenting on employee retention,

STR Reporting, hospitality law, and our state candidates.

• Allied Advisory Council: Voicing concerns, wants, and improvements from allied members

• Monthly Allied Spotlight: An opportunity allowing allied members to speak on their product or service to

luncheon attendees.

• Member Directory / Listing on our website

• Member’s Purchasing Guide / List of Vendors: Allowing for preferred purchasing, discounted rates, and more

• Programs/seminars on current industry issues

• Legislative Representation and updates: from American Hotel Lodging Association (AHLA) and Missouri

Hotel Lodging Association (MHLA) partners to our own legislative committee and executive team

representing you in Jefferson City

• Be part of a large voice in the Springfield community regarding taxes, funding, projects, improvements, and


• Room overflow referral: Member hotels will utilize other members for overflow first

• Identified as an SHLA member on hotel listings with

• Opportunities to take part in cooperative marketing opportunities with the Convention & Visitors Bureau

• Receive regular industry updates from the Convention & Visitors Bureau.

• E newsletters