Melanie Nayer is a hotels reporter with a focus on luxury travel. She has been at the forefront of hotel news for the industry covering all aspects of hotels including corporate restructures, re-branding initiatives, historical aspects and the latest in luxury travel. Previously, Melanie was a business and political reporter for leading newspapers and has contributed articles to magazines and online publications including Fortune Magazine, The Boston Globe and Boston.com. She is a contributing writer to various publications and her work can be seen in The Boston Globe and Boston.com, USA Today, 4Hoteliers, Wine Enthusiast, Hotel News Now, Destinations Travel Magazine, Prevue Magazine and Women's Health. Find out more about Melanie and read her other published articles at melanienayer.com.