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Five Tactics for Hotels to Increase Group Bookings from Online Channels

Five Tactics for Hotels to Increase Group Bookings from Online Channels

July 9, 2014

Free Whitepaper and Webinar from Groupize Solutions Focuses on Strategies for Hoteliers to Attract and Convert More Group Leads Boston, MA - July 10, 2014...

Sabre Signs Technology Agreement with HNA Hotels & Resorts

Sabre Signs Technology Agreement with HNA Hotels & Resorts

July 10, 2014

China-based hospitality company to use Sabre’s reservations system, booking engine  SOUTHLAKE, Texas, July 10, 2014 - Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ:...

Hotel General Managers Get Help Responding to Online Reviews

Hotel General Managers Get Help Responding to Online Reviews

July 9, 2014

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLORADO, July 10, 2014. Incite Response is now offering Cloud Social Response Team, a hotel review response writing, submitting and...

Real Estate Risks are Increasing in Emerging Markets

Real Estate Risks are Increasing in Emerging Markets

July 10, 2014

Recent political unrest has increased the security risks for corporate assets and employees   NEW YORK -  July 10, 2014 - Recently released,...

CPI Hotels Expands into European Market with Acquisition of Mamaison Hotels & Residences

CPI Hotels Expands into European Market with Acquisition of Mamaison Hotels & Residences

July 10, 2014

PRAGUE, July 10, 2014 — CPI Hotels is expanding its activities in the Czech Republic and has also entered into the European market. The...

Taj Hotels Sells The Blue Hotel in Sydney, Australia for $32 million

Taj Hotels Sells The Blue Hotel in Sydney, Australia for $32 million

P.R. Sanjai | Mint, New Delhi | July 10, 2014

July 10--MUMBAI -- Tata Group-controlled Indian Hotels Co. Ltd on Thursday said it has sold its The Blue Hotel in Sydney to Australia Hotels and Properties...

Chicago’s Navy Pier to Send Formal Requests for a New Build Five-Story Boutique Hotel

Chicago’s Navy Pier to Send Formal Requests for a New Build Five-Story Boutique Hotel

Ellen Jean Hirst | Chicago Tribune | July 10, 2014

July 09--Navy Pier plans to send out formal requests this summer seeking real estate firms to build, finance and operate a five-story boutique hotel on the...

Educational Institute Awards Certified Guest Service Partner to Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association

Educational Institute Awards Certified Guest Service Partner to Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association

July 10, 2014

Orlando, Florida, July 2014-The Illinois Hotel & Lodging Association (IHLA) has become the most recent state hospitality association to earn the designation of...

InnLink & MSI Unveil Robust Cloud PMS/CRS Interface

InnLink & MSI Unveil Robust Cloud PMS/CRS Interface

July 10, 2014

Hendersonville, TN - July 10, 2014 - InnLink Central Reservations Services and Multi-Systems, Inc. (MSI), a cloud services hospitality technology solutions...

Chinese-Language Hotel Law Blog Launched by JMBM Global Hospitality Group® and HotelLawyer.com

Chinese-Language Hotel Law Blog Launched by JMBM Global Hospitality Group® and HotelLawyer.com

July 10, 2014

By Jim Butler, author of www.HotelLawBlog.comJuly 10, 2014 LOS ANGELES-The Global Hospitality Group® and the Chinese Investment Group™ at Jeffer Mangels...

Federal Register Notice: Board of Directors Positions Available - Corporation for Travel Promotion

Federal Register Notice: Board of Directors Positions Available - Corporation for Travel Promotion

July 10, 2014

July 10, 2014 - The following notice was published in the Federal Register on July 8, 2014...

TSA to Extend New Security Measures of Powering Up Mobile Phones to Some Domestic Passengers

TSA to Extend New Security Measures of Powering Up Mobile Phones to Some Domestic Passengers

Hugo Martin | Los Angeles Times | July 10, 2014

July 09--A requirement that passengers on U.S.-bound flights power up electronic devices at overseas airport security checkpoints is being expanded to some...

Genting, Stymied in Miami, Pushing Hard on New York Casino Gambling

Genting, Stymied in Miami, Pushing Hard on New York Casino Gambling

Martha Brannigan | The Miami Herald | July 10, 2014

July 10--MALAYSIAN GAMING GIANT GENTING BERHAD -- stymied so far in its bid to bring casino gambling to Miami -- is pushing hard in New York, where it is...

Development Launched for 280-room Radisson Blu Resort Chongqing BeiBei to Open in 2018 in China

Development Launched for 280-room Radisson Blu Resort Chongqing BeiBei to Open in 2018 in China

July 10, 2014

CHONGQING (July 10, 2014) - Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and CUTC Chongqing Easpring Hot Spring Development Co. Ltd today announced the signing of Radisson Blu...

Rowley Properties & The Hotel Group Break Ground for 122-key Homewood Suites-Seattle/Issaquah in WA

Rowley Properties & The Hotel Group Break Ground for 122-key Homewood Suites-Seattle/Issaquah in WA

July 10, 2014

Issaquah, WA-July 10, 2014 - The Hotel Group (THG) announced today a new ground up construction project in the Hyla Crossing neighborhood of Issaquah, WA....

Under Development in Bosnia & Herzegovina, 130-key Courtyard by Marriott Sarajevo to Open Mid-2015

Under Development in Bosnia & Herzegovina, 130-key Courtyard by Marriott Sarajevo to Open Mid-2015

July 10, 2014

London, UK, July 10, 2014 – Courtyard by Marriott, a Marriott International brand designed especially to address the needs of business travellers, plans to...

Desai Hotel Group Hoping to Bring Two New Hotels to Vidalia, LA

Desai Hotel Group Hoping to Bring Two New Hotels to Vidalia, LA

Chase Ladner | The Natchez Democrat, Miss. | July 10, 2014

July 10--VIDALIA -- Two hotels with retail space and condominiums could soon be coming to the Vidalia Riverfront. The Vidalia Board of Alderman approved the...

1000 Islands Harbor Hotel Opens in Clayton, NY Through a Partnership with Hart Hotels and Krog Corp.

1000 Islands Harbor Hotel Opens in Clayton, NY Through a Partnership with Hart Hotels and Krog Corp.

Katherine Clark | Watertown Daily Times, N.Y. | July 10, 2014

July 10--CLAYTON -- The extreme transformation of the former Frink snowplow factory into a 105-room luxury hotel was celebrated Wednesday with the opening of...

Starwood’s Westin Brand Passes 200 Mark with Further Expansion Plans into Emerging Markets

Starwood’s Westin Brand Passes 200 Mark with Further Expansion Plans into Emerging Markets

Olivia Just | The Stamford Advocate, Conn. | July 10, 2014

July 10--Starwood Hotels & Resorts' Westin brand has surpassed the milestone of opening 200 hotels worldwide, and has plans to expand further into emerging...

37-year Quest for Hotel on Richardson Bay in Mill Valley, CA Sent Back to Drawing Board - Again

37-year Quest for Hotel on Richardson Bay in Mill Valley, CA Sent Back to Drawing Board - Again

Nels Johnson | The Marin Independent Journal, Novato, Calif. | July 10, 2014

July 10--Jack Krystal's quixotic 37-year quest for a hotel on Richardson Bay is circling back to the drawing board again as county officials say the project...

St. Joe Club & Resorts Selected to Manage the 55-room Pearl in Rosemary Beach, Florida

St. Joe Club & Resorts Selected to Manage the 55-room Pearl in Rosemary Beach, Florida

July 10, 2014

July 10, 2014 - WATERSOUND, Fla. - St. Joe Club & Resorts(SM) announces it has signed an agreement to manage The Pearl, a 55-room luxury resort hotel in...

Crescent Hotels & Resorts to Take Over Management of Oregon’s Salishan Spa and Golf Resort

Crescent Hotels & Resorts to Take Over Management of Oregon’s Salishan Spa and Golf Resort

Elliot Njus | The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. | July 10, 2014

July 09--A Virginia company will take over management of the Salishan Spa and Golf Resort in Gleneden Beach after a recovery from the down days of the...

Waterford Hotel Group Names Kristen Pikula as GM of 145-room Courtyard by Marriott Cromwell in CT

Waterford Hotel Group Names Kristen Pikula as GM of 145-room Courtyard by Marriott Cromwell in CT

July 10, 2014

CROMWELL, CT (July 10, 2014) --- Waterford Hotel Group recently announced the appointment of Kristen Pikula as General Manager for the Courtyard by Marriott in...

Jeff Fowler Named as GM of 144-key Courtyard Atlanta Airport South/Sullivan Road in Georgia

Jeff Fowler Named as GM of 144-key Courtyard Atlanta Airport South/Sullivan Road in Georgia

July 10, 2014

COLLEGE PARK, Ga., July 10, 2014 -- Marriott International has proudly appointed Jeff Fowler as the new general manager for the Courtyard Atlanta Airport...

Kevin McAteer Promoted to Senior Vice President Marketing and Sales, Concord Hospitality

Kevin McAteer Promoted to Senior Vice President Marketing and Sales, Concord Hospitality

July 10, 2014

RALEIGH, N.C., July 10, 2014 - Concord Hospitality Enterprises, one of the top-ranked hotel operators in North America, today announced the promotion of...

The 236-key Hotel at Auburn University, Alabama Welcomes Todd Scholl, Director of Sales & Marketing

The 236-key Hotel at Auburn University, Alabama Welcomes Todd Scholl, Director of Sales & Marketing

July 10, 2014

AUBURN, ALA. (July 10, 2014) - The Hotel at Auburn University is pleased to name Todd Scholl as the new director of sales and marketing.  He brings with...

Trigild Appoints Jeff Santoni as Hospitality Asset Manager

Trigild Appoints Jeff Santoni as Hospitality Asset Manager

July 10, 2014

SAN DIEGO (July 10, 2014) - Concentrating on expanding its hospitality portfolio, Trigild - a San Diego-based real estate firm specializing in property/asset...

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