Member Benefits

For more than 125 years, CHLA has been the leading representative and advocate for the California lodging industry. From small independent hotels to large brands, CHLA prides itself on being a strong partner to our members so they can, in turn, better serve their guests and communities. CHLA is proud to help our members succeed and flourish by strengthening the entire industry and making a positive difference for members.

As part of our commitment to helping your businesses succeed, members of CHLA receive special savings for a variety of hospitality industry products and services – from legal assistance to health care discounts to. We continually strive to increase our benefit package through new programs and partnerships. Expand any of the items listed below for more information on how to take advantage of these benefits.

Class Action Capital, a market leader in class action settlement claim management, is now offering their value add services to CHLA members. They are already successfully working with CHLA, helping to recover $1.9 million dollars for CHLA members in a recent Class Action Settlement. There are more opportunities to come in future cases.

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Green Key Eco-Rating Program and Meeting Program - CHLA Member Discount

Green Key Global is a leading international environmental certification body that offers standardized programs and resources, designed specifically for the hotel and meetings industries. Affordable programs, including the Green Key Eco-Rating and the Green Key Meetings Programs, help our members leverage organizational corporate social responsibility activities and support sustainable initiatives across their properties and brands to benefit the environment and improve fiscal performance and community relations.

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Free for CHLA Members!

Have legal questions about lodging operations or one of the new laws regarding ADA? CHLA provides its members with a free legal advisor, Mr. Jim Abrams, to answer all of your questions. Mr. Abrams served as President & CEO of CHLA from January 1991 through December 2008. He holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, and has been practicing law for over 40 years. Login to the Member's Area for contact information.

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CHLA Members Can Save Over 40% on the Annual Fee

FrontStream empowers companies to give back to and connect more with local communities. ApproveForGood by FrontStream is a simple yet powerful, online donation and sponsorship management platform. Quickly respond to every requesting charity, gain visibility into which causes you are supporting, and track your donated dollars - all in one place. 

Contact Shawn Presley, Team Lead, Nonprofit Sales by phone at (800) 687-8505 Ext. 931, or via email at shawn.presley@frontstream.com to learn more.

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CHLA Member Discounts on Office Supplies

CHLA members get customized discount pricing on top purchased products and additional 3% off all order over $250 with Staples Business Advantage. Contact: Jessica Clark at jessica.clark@staples.com or (916) 419-7824, or visit the Staples website.

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Payroll Processing Services

Heartland Payroll Company provides CHLA members the best possible pricing on payroll processing.

CARES ACT Promotion* - up to $4,500 Credit -- Includes: $500 CASH Signing Bonus, HR Setup and Implementation ($2,000 Credit), Payroll + HR Services (up to $2,000 CASH) and a 3-Year Pricing Guarantee *Must be a New Payroll Client to Heartland.

Contact: Erek Newton at erek.newton@heartland.us or 858-886-9440.

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CHLA Members Save 25% on Email Marketing Solutions

Constant Contact is the easy, effective and highly affordable way to get your message out. Retain current guests and attract new ones with scenic email newsletters and more. CHLA members receive a 25% discount for a 12 month prepay or a 20% discount for a 6 month prepay. Download Details

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CHLA Members Save on Music Licensing

ASCAP & BMI - Reduced fee contracts for music listening 
Contacts: General Licensing Department - Broadcast Music, Inc. (877) 264-2136 | American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers (800) 505-4052

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CHLA Members Save 20% to 40%

STR offers monthly, weekly, and daily STAR benchmarking reports to thousands of hotel clients worldwide. CHLA Members save 20% to 40% on various STR products and reports. 
New STR product is now available:  Forward STAR delivers benchmarking globally and will become the industry standard for benchmarking future bookings. Learn More
Contact: Chase Oeser, CHIA  |  (615) 824-8664 x3160 or visit the STR website.

CHLA Members Save 20%

Save on all listings and advertising features on ConventionPlanit.com, the leading online search directory created by meeting professionals for meeting professionals. Planners love the commission-free and registration-free business model. Contact: 866-922-8988 or visit ConventionPlanit.com.

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