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11 Hotel Waterpark Resorts Coming in 2015: 2015 Construction Report North America

11 Hotel Waterpark Resorts Coming in 2015: 2015 Construction Report North America

March 3, 2015

By Jeff Coy March 3, 2015—- Developers and waterpark-loving families alike are watching for the excitement to unfold this year—- as brand names,...

Groupize Selected as Preferred Online Group Booking Solution for GCommerce Hotel Clients

Groupize Selected as Preferred Online Group Booking Solution for GCommerce Hotel Clients

March 3, 2015

Industry trailblazers announce strategic partnership to help hotels attract more direct group business and increase conversions while reducing costs with...

Agilysys & Compass Group Expand Partnership with Mobile Point-of-Sale, Payment Gateway Solutions

Agilysys & Compass Group Expand Partnership with Mobile Point-of-Sale, Payment Gateway Solutions

March 3, 2015

InfoGenesis™ Flex, rGuest™ Pay Solutions Selected for Corporate Foodservice Venues ALPHARETTA, GA. & CHARLOTTE, N.C. - March 3, 2015 -...

Travel Tripper’s RezTrip Now Interfaces with AutoClerk’s Property Management System

Travel Tripper’s RezTrip Now Interfaces with AutoClerk’s Property Management System

March 3, 2015

Hotels will now be able to manage their properties seamlessly with an industry leading central reservation system NEW YORK - March 3, 2015 - Travel...

Vizergy Named a 2014 “Company With Heart” by 904 Magazine

Vizergy Named a 2014 “Company With Heart” by 904 Magazine

March 3, 2015

Local Jacksonville Publication Recognizes Digital Agency as Community LeaderJacksonville, Fla. - (March 3, 2015) Vizergy - Digital Travel Marketing, the...

Priceline’s Acquisition of RocketMiles Should Have Hotels Worried

Priceline’s Acquisition of RocketMiles Should Have Hotels Worried

March 3, 2015

by Pranav Patel Hotel operators need to be worried about Priceline’s most recent acquisition.  Expedia’s recent acquisition of Travelocity and now...

US Pipeline Breakout is Accelerating Reports Lodging Econometrics

US Pipeline Breakout is Accelerating Reports Lodging Econometrics

March 3, 2015

MARCH 3, 2014 - PORTSMOUTH, NH - Lodging Econometrics reports that with 3,645 Projects/460,551 Rooms the 2014 Total US Construction Pipeline stands at its...

U.S. Hotel Price Increases Ahead Of Global Average; 5% Rise in 2014 Surpasses Global 3% Increase

U.S. Hotel Price Increases Ahead Of Global Average; 5% Rise in 2014 Surpasses Global 3% Increase

March 3, 2015

DALLAS, March 3, 2015—The average price paid for a hotel room around the world rose by 3 percent during 2014, compared with 2013, according to the latest...

Those Who Deliver Know Better

Those Who Deliver Know Better

March 3, 2015

by Georges Panayotis After a period of portfolio cleanups, hotel groups are back in the battle with a new wave of hotel brands that symbolize a more...

Secrets of Success from Singapore’s #1 Hotel on TripAdvisor

Secrets of Success from Singapore’s #1 Hotel on TripAdvisor

March 3, 2015

When your hotel is located in one of the world’s top cities for tourism, how do you stand out from the hundreds of other properties to earn - and keep -...

Caesars Entertainment Grows Revenue, Trims Loss in Fourth Quarter of 2014

Caesars Entertainment Grows Revenue, Trims Loss in Fourth Quarter of 2014

J.D. Morris | Las Vegas Sun | March 3, 2015

March 02--Caesars Entertainment, the debt-saddled casino giant whose Strip properties include Caesars Palace, Paris and the Flamingo, announced its...

InnLink Demonstrates Leadership in TripAdvisor’s TripConnect Premium Partner Program

InnLink Demonstrates Leadership in TripAdvisor’s TripConnect Premium Partner Program

March 3, 2015

Early adopters see average of 230% growth in reservations through TripConnect booking engine channel since launchHendersonville, TN - March 3, 2015 - InnLink...

Taylor’s Dining Room Earns Certified Guest Service Property Designation

Taylor’s Dining Room Earns Certified Guest Service Property Designation

March 3, 2015

Orlando, Florida, March 2015—Taylor's Dining Room, a student-staffed restaurant and experiential learning lab at Oklahoma State University's School of Hotel...

ZDirect to Introduce New Loyalty Management System at ITB Berlin 2015

ZDirect to Introduce New Loyalty Management System at ITB Berlin 2015

March 3, 2015

Leading provider of eCRM and marketing automation solutions for the global hotel industry to unveil its integrated Loyalty Management System at the world's...

HFTP to Sponsor Top Award at iHITA Annual Research Conference

HFTP to Sponsor Top Award at iHITA Annual Research Conference

March 3, 2015

AUSTIN, TEXAS, USA (March 3, 2015) - Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) is set to sponsor the "HFTP-iHITA Best Research Paper Award"...

Scale of China Outbound Travel Opportunity Revealed in Report from IHG & Oxford Economics

Scale of China Outbound Travel Opportunity Revealed in Report from IHG & Oxford Economics

March 3, 2015

London, New York, Los Angeles, Sydney and Tokyo Expected to Benefit Most LONDON, UK, 3rd March, 2015: InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), one of the...

Waramaug LS Hotels Acquires the Doubletree Suites by Hilton Hotel Indianapolis-Carmel

Waramaug LS Hotels Acquires the Doubletree Suites by Hilton Hotel Indianapolis-Carmel

March 3, 2015

Plans $6.5M Conversion to Homewood Suites March 3, 2015. Carmel, IN— Waramaug LS Hotels, a private investment group, announced today the purchase of the...

HRI Properties Acquires Doubletree Suites Salt Lake City

HRI Properties Acquires Doubletree Suites Salt Lake City

March 3, 2015

NEW ORLEANS (March 3, 2015) –  HRI Properties, LLC (HRI) has acquired the DoubleTree Suites in downtown Salt Lake City, bringing its ownership and...

Alfa Development Launches $12M Renovation of Hotel Grand Union in Midtown Manhattan

Alfa Development Launches $12M Renovation of Hotel Grand Union in Midtown Manhattan

March 3, 2015

NEW YORK, March 3, 2015 -- Michael Namer, CEO of Alfa Development, a Manhattan real estate development company, today announced the commencement of a $12...

Interstar Hotel GmbH & Hilton to Develop 344-key Hampton by Hilton Berlin Alexanderplatz in Germany

Interstar Hotel GmbH & Hilton to Develop 344-key Hampton by Hilton Berlin Alexanderplatz in Germany

March 3, 2015

To Open in Early 2018March 03, 2015 - BERLIN and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Worldwide today announced that it has signed an agreement to open its largest Hampton by...

Hilton Worldwide Expands Hilton Garden Inn in the Middle East with Three New Signings in Dubai & KSA

Hilton Worldwide Expands Hilton Garden Inn in the Middle East with Three New Signings in Dubai & KSA

March 3, 2015

March 03, 2015 - DUBAI, UAE and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Worldwide today announced the signing of three new Hilton Garden Inn hotels for Dubai and the Kingdom of...

The 160-room Hampton by Hilton Newcastle Opens in the U.K.

The 160-room Hampton by Hilton Newcastle Opens in the U.K.

March 3, 2015

Managed by Interstate Hotels & Resorts on Behalf of Baron House Hotel Limited March 03, 2015 - NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, U.K. and MCLEAN, Va. - Hampton by Hilton,...

Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel Becomes Thailand’s New Flagship for the Luxury Brand

Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel Becomes Thailand’s New Flagship for the Luxury Brand

March 3, 2015

Bangkok, March 3, 2015: Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas, a leading developer and operator, is pleased to announce the addition of Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel...

Crestline Hotels & Resorts to Manage 34 Hotels Acquired by American Realty Capital Hospitality Trust

Crestline Hotels & Resorts to Manage 34 Hotels Acquired by American Realty Capital Hospitality Trust

March 3, 2015

FAIRFAX, VA - March 3, 2015 - James Carroll, President & CEO of Crestline Hotels & Resorts, LLC ("Crestline"), announced today that Crestline has assumed...

White Lodging Assumes Management of the 121-room Hampton Inn Miami-Doral Dolphin Mall in Florida

White Lodging Assumes Management of the 121-room Hampton Inn Miami-Doral Dolphin Mall in Florida

March 3, 2015

MERRILLVILLE, Ind., March 3, 2015 - White Lodging is pleased to announce it has officially taken over the management of the Hampton Inn Miami-Doral Dolphin...

Residence Inn by Marriott Cleveland Independence Completes Renovation

Residence Inn by Marriott Cleveland Independence Completes Renovation

March 3, 2015

Atlanta, GA  (March 3, 2015) - Noble Investment Group announced today that the Residence Inn by Marriott Cleveland Independence has undergone a complete...

Multimillion Dollar Renovation of the 573-room Houston Airport Marriott in Texas Nears Completion

Multimillion Dollar Renovation of the 573-room Houston Airport Marriott in Texas Nears Completion

March 3, 2015

HOUSTON (MARCH 3, 2015) - Houston Airport Marriott at George Bush Intercontinental announces the soon-to-be completion of the first phase of a dramatic...

Mark Fioravanti Named President of Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc.

Mark Fioravanti Named President of Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc.

March 3, 2015

March 03, 2015 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (NYSE: RHP) today announced that executive vice president and chief financial officer...

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Promotes Frances Gonzalez to Vice President, Operations, Latin America

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Promotes Frances Gonzalez to Vice President, Operations, Latin America

March 3, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (March 3, 2015) - Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the world's largest and most dynamic hotel groups, today promoted Frances Gonzalez to vice...

Rex Loh Named Area Director of Sales & Marketing for IHG® Singapore

Rex Loh Named Area Director of Sales & Marketing for IHG® Singapore

March 3, 2015

Singapore, 3 March 2015: InterContinental® Singapore announces the promotion of Rex Loh to Area Director of Sales & Marketing for IHG® Singapore, effective 1...

Hotel Building Boom Underway for Santa Cruz County, CA with Three in the Works Totaling 399 Rooms

Hotel Building Boom Underway for Santa Cruz County, CA with Three in the Works Totaling 399 Rooms

Jondi Gumz | Santa Cruz Sentinel, Calif. | March 3, 2015

March 03--SANTA CRUZ -- Two multimillion-dollar hotels are sprouting up in Santa Cruz County, and a third is expected, reflecting the industry's strong...

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