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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 Leader Jacksonville, 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...

Fourth Quarter 2014 Financial Reports Summary: Summit Hotel Properties

Fourth Quarter 2014 Financial Reports Summary: Summit Hotel Properties

March 3, 2015

Summit Hotel Properties Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results  10.9 percent Full Year Pro Forma RevPAR growth; $0.97 Full Year Adjusted FFO...

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...

Thailand’s Minor Group Plans to Acquire Hotels to Boost its Portfolio by 50% by 2019

Thailand’s Minor Group Plans to Acquire Hotels to Boost its Portfolio by 50% by 2019

Cod Satrusayang | dpa, Berlin | March 3, 2015

March 03--BANGKOK -- Thailand-based Minor International is planning to boost its hotel portfolio by 50 per cent to 190 properties by 2019, a company...

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...

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...

Busy Rooms Releases its Revenue Optimization Module!

Busy Rooms Releases its Revenue Optimization Module!

March 4, 2015

The all-in-one central reservation system now provides property owners & revenue managers with detailed revenue optimization information. Berlin, Germany,...

Fashion Powerhouse Families Nakash & Von Furstenberg Join Forces as New Owners of Setai Miami Beach

Fashion Powerhouse Families Nakash & Von Furstenberg Join Forces as New Owners of Setai Miami Beach

March 4, 2015

MIAMI BEACH, Fla., March 3, 2015 -- The Setai Miami Beach announced today new ownership by Nakash Holdings and the von Furstenberg family. Nakash Holdings is a...

The Newly Built 154-suite Embassy Suites Tuscaloosa Downtown Opens in Alabama

The Newly Built 154-suite Embassy Suites Tuscaloosa Downtown Opens in Alabama

March 4, 2015

Owned by Tuscaloosa Hotel Partners, LLC and Managed by Wilson Hotel Management, LLC March 04, 2015 - TUSCALOOSA, Ala. and MCLEAN, Va. - Embassy Suites Hotels,...

Omni Bedford Springs Resort Adds to Management Team with New GM, DOSM and Spa Director

Omni Bedford Springs Resort Adds to Management Team with New GM, DOSM and Spa Director

March 4, 2015

Bedford Springs, Pa. (March 4, 2015) - The historic Omni Bedford Springs Resort is strengthening its leadership team with the announcement of three...

The Plasencia Group Advises on Sale of The Former DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Richmond Downtown

The Plasencia Group Advises on Sale of The Former DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Richmond Downtown

March 4, 2015

Tampa, Fla.  (March 4, 2015) - The Plasencia Group is pleased to announce the sale of the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Richmond Downtown, located in...

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