New Hampshire is home to more than 3,000 food service establishments and more than 1500 lodging properties, which combined, account for more than $3 Billion in direct spending. When adjusting for the multiplier effect the hospitality industry is responsible for $10.6 Billion in direct, indirect and induced spending in New Hampshire. Combined, these businesses employ more than 67,000 workers and contribute more than $330 Million to State and Local Government coffers. This positions the hospitality industry as an indisputable driving force in the state’s economy.
With almost 100 years advocating for the hospitality industry, NHLRA has built a powerful reputation as the definitive voice of the state’s hospitality and tourism industry and a champion of small, local businesses in New Hampshire.