The Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) organization is an international society established in 1952 for financial and technology professionals who work in the hospitality industry. HFTP serves 4,300 members. Member benefits include professional development seminars, information resources, a Web site with an area for members only, a fax-on-demand service that provides 24-hour access to forms and other commonly requested items, and access to sharing information with other hospitality professionals. HFTP also offers job opportunities and resume listings at JobMart.com and in their professional journal, Bottomline.
The most important benefit of HFTP is the Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference (HITEC). HITEC is hosted three days each year by HFTP to provide hands-on experience with hospitality technology products and services. Attendees can attend educational seminars about new hospitality technologies or visit the 750 plus exhibition booths.