Publications & Study Guides

Certified Revenue Management Analyst Study Guide

The CRMA Study Guide is designed for students and individuals new to hospitality and the revenue management/revenue optimization discipline. It is the textbook for the CRMA certification, and it is also a great resource as a thorough tutorial on the basics for a career in revenue management and/or to give you a better understanding of the critical role of the art and science of revenue management in all phases of hospitality today. Available as a PDF only.

Learn more about the CRMA and what it can bring to you and your organization.

Digital (PDF) Version 

  • HSMAI members: $49
  • Non-members: $79

Hospitality Digital Marketing Essentials: A Field Guide for Navigating Today’s Digital Landscape, 6th Edition — The CHDM Study Guide (Updated September, 2021)

The intricacies and methods of marketing, especially digital marketing, continue to change almost overnight, and the new 6th Edition of the CHDM Study Guide is essential for every hospitality marketing professional.

With chapters covering every manner of owned, earned, and paid media, chapters on digital intermediaries, and on measuring and managing performance, you’ll want this on your desk whatever your role and responsibilities in marketing.  Included are chapters on trending topics and what is just over the horizon, or here now if you’re ready!  The 2021 edition has been completely revised, expanded, and updated, and new in this edition you’ll find real-life case studies from hotels and destinations, and as well as new chapters on:

  • Hotel Digital Marketing Strategy
  • Influencers (Earned Media)
  • Chatbots (Trending Topics)
  • Digital Marketing Organizational Structure (Managing Digital Performance)
  • Regulations Marketers Need to Know

This 6th Edition is authored by Holly Zoba, CHDM and Dan Wacksman, CHDM, CRME…who co-teach HSMAI’s popular Hospitality Digital Marketing Essentials course…and who are both past chairs of HSMAI’s Marketing Advisory Board.

Learn more about the CHDM and what it can bring to you and your organization.

Printed Version*

  • HSMAI members: $99
  • Non-members: $125

For orders of 20 or more, inquire about available discounts.

*Plus shipping & handling ($15 for US orders, $25 for international orders)

Digital (PDF) Version 

  • HSMAI members: $60
  • Non-members: $75

Evolving Dynamics: From Revenue Management to Revenue Strategy, 4th Edition

Just published, this updated edition takes a deep dive into the fundamentals, practices, cross-disciplinary partnerships, and myriad elements impacting revenue optimization in the 2020s. Benefit from new insights and procedures in the latest 17-chapter Certified Revenue Management Executive (CRME) certification study guide. The publishing partner for Evolving Dynamics: From Revenue Management to Revenue Strategy, 4th Edition, is Fairmont Hotels & Resorts.

Available in print or electronic format.

Learn more about the CRME and what it can bring to you and your organization.

Printed Version

  • HSMAI members: $99
  • Non-members: $125

Digital Version 

  • HSMAI members: $60
  • Non-members: $75