Anyone who has faced the prospect of an international flight with an eight-hour layover in New York or San Francisco knows how valuable it is to rest in a hotel room versus a bench in an airport lobby, groggily awaiting a connecting flight. In most cases, however, that short hotel stay comes at the full overnight rate or in less-than-desirable accommodations. Launched in February of 2015, (HBD) aims to change the model, providing convenience and efficient pricing for short-term hotel guests and greater returns for hoteliers. Get the full story at HVS (PDF 2 MB)