Welcome to the Sacramento Hotel Association
The Sacramento Hotel Association (SHA) is a nonprofit, professional trade organization of lodging properties representing more than 5,000 guestrooms in the greater Sacramento area. Our members represent a range of lodging properties. The association also represents allied businesses and suppliers engaged in the local hospitality industry.
How to Reach Us During the “Stay at Home” Order
In accordance with the California Governor’s Executive Order that went into effect March 19 at 11:59 p.m., SHA staff members are working remotely until otherwise advised. During this time, we will not have access to live telephone answering. The best way to reach us is via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may leave us a voice message at 916-441-6110. Messages may take up to 24 hours to receive a response. Thank you.
Message from the California Hotel and Lodging Association:
“Hotel and lodging properties are considered essential businesses and, therefore, are exempt from the Governor’s order and may remain open. This has been confirmed via the California Office of Emergency Services as well.”
Comprehensive, Consumer-Friendly Website to Boost COVID-19 Awareness
One-stop State Website: www.covid19.ca.gov
California Governor Gavin Newsom recently announced the launch of a new Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) public awareness campaign to provide useful information to Californians and inform them of actions they can take to further prevent the spread of the virus. The campaign is anchored by a new, consumer-friendly website, www.covid19.ca.gov, that highlights critical steps people can take to stay healthy and resources available to Californians impacted by the outbreak, including paid sick leave and unemployment assistance.
Coronavirus Information & Resources
Practical measures and considerations for guests, employees, and business-wise
COVID-19 Industry Guidance: Hotels and Lodging
The California Department of Public Health and Cal-OSHA have developed specific guidance for hotels and lodging properties in regard to the public health crisis. This guide also includes a checklist that properties can use to implement their own practices.
2020 SHA Hospitality Gala
Congratulations to all SHA award recipients!
2019 Hospitality Employees of the Year
The Citizen Hotel
Ben James, Engineer
Courtyard Marriott & Fairfield Inn Cal Expo
Madina Alamyar, Housekeeping Supervisor
Yamina Ramos, Accounting Supervisor
Crowne Plaza Sacramento
Dan Hallford, Banquet Chef
DoubleTree by Hilton Sacramento
Roberta Williams, Sales Administration
Embassy Suites Sacramento
Griselda Gutierrez, Room Attendant
Hilton Sacramento Arden West
Jasmine Marquardt, Social Media Champion
Holiday Inn Sacramento Downtown-Arena
Martha Gonzalez, Public Area Attendant
Hyatt Regency Sacramento
Nick Gustafson, Engineer
Kimpton Sawyer Hotel
Selvam Dewan, Banquet Houseman Supervisor
Tony Lee, Engineering Supervisor
Residence Inn Sacramento Airport Natomas
Philip Cameron, Guest Services Agent
Roel Lastimosa, Engineer
Residence Inn Sacramento Downtown at Capitol Park
Joe Caballero, Laundry Attendant
Sacramento Marriott Rancho Cordova
Andy Cheong, Group Housing Coordinator
Sheraton Grand Sacramento
Krishna Murti, Engineer IV
Thunder Valley Casino Resort
Bill Clinton, Shuttle Driver
Joyce Saysongkham, Massage Therapist
The Westin Sacramento
Gary Ramey, Engineering Supervisor
2019 Supplier Member of the Year
California State University, Sacramento
2020 Scholarship Recipients
Amanda Malotte, California State University, Chico
Alexis Spencer, California State University, Sacramento
COVID-19 Resource Page from the California Chamber of Commerce
Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to dominate the news, raising concerns among individuals and for our economy. This page provides links to CalChamber, federal, state and local resources.
Short-term Employment Resources for Displaced Hotel Employees
The AHLA Foundation is helping the industry rally together to help our employees during this time by providing access to thousands of temporary, seasonal, and part-time job opportunities across the United States for displaced hotel employees.
Water Use Efficiency Ideas for Hotels Courtesy of the California Department of Water Resources
The list includes these areas:
- General Suggestions
- Building Maintenance
- Kitchen, Dining Room & Bar
The Project It all started with a simple decision: To allow it to be okay not to be okay.
The goal is to provide tools and skills to identify and talk about mental health issues in a safe environment that encourages people to seek help they may need.
In hospitality we are family. Let’s do what it takes to make that family stronger and healthier.