OHLA is the professional organization that is dedicated to providing representation, information and resources for the Ohio lodging industry, promoting Ohio’s travel economy and increasing membership value.

Industry Partners

OHLA is the key resource in reaching the Ohio Hospitality Industry. Allied Members receive many benefits through this exclusive membership program.

New Members

Welcome to OHLA! We’re here to help. Learn how we can help each other build a stronger industry.

Upcoming Events

 June 2019 

Women In Lodging Luncheon - Central/Southeast Ohio

June 25, 2019

Sheraton Columbus Capitol Square

75 E State St, Columbus, OH 43215

Meeting Matching with MPI Ohio & HSMAI

June 26, 2019

Martini Modern Italian

445 N High Street Columbus, OH 43215

Cincinnati Lodging Council Meeting

July 11, 2019

Hilton Garden Inn Cincinnati Midtown

2145 Dana Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45207

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