Arlotta named senior editor

ISLANDIA, NY—CJ Arlotta has been promoted to senior editor of the Hotel Business group. His new position reflects his expanded reporting and writing role for Hotel Business and InspireDesign, as well as his contribution to the group’s digital platforms.

“Since joining ICD Publications almost two years ago, CJ has immersed himself in the hospitality industry, gaining a solid understanding of its many facets and developing a reporting style that has become a strong and trusted voice for Hotel Business and the industry it serves,” said Editor Christina Trauthwein. “His skills as a journalist and his knack for storytelling lend an informative and engaging edge to his craft. I am thrilled to have him take on a more senior role within our group and to become even more active within the hospitality community.”

“As we continue to grow and evolve our brands, CJ brings a combination of professionalism and innovative spirit that has not only been recognized internally, but throughout the industry. CJ and the entire editorial team, under the leadership of Christina Trauthwein, are unmatched in their passion and dedication to this industry,” said Publisher Allen Rolleri.

Arlotta began his journey with ICD Publications’ Hotel Business group in September 2016 as an associate editor. He contributes to the group’s print, digital and face-to-face platforms and hosts Hotel Business’ video series “We’ve Got Your Number.”