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hotel SystemsPro Tops 11,000 Certified Users; Launches Online Learning Management System

hotel SystemsPro Tops 11,000 Certified Users; Launches Online Learning Management System

October 23, 2014

Growing hotel SystemsPro Client List Continues to Expand; Users Gain System Proficiency Certification with Online Education for More Professional Client...

Agilysys Visual One™ PMS Boosts Guest Service at Palm Garden Hotel

Agilysys Visual One™ PMS Boosts Guest Service at Palm Garden Hotel

October 23, 2014

Southern California Resort Property Also Implements Agilysys Sales & Catering SolutionALPHARETTA, GA. - Oct. 23, 2014 - Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a...

American Liberty Hospitality Installs Aptech Targetvue Budgeting and Forecasting for 22 Properties

American Liberty Hospitality Installs Aptech Targetvue Budgeting and Forecasting for 22 Properties

October 23, 2014

Targetvue to Create Easy-to-Use Budgets and Forecasts; Bases Evolving EOY Projections on Newest Data for Multi-Flag Operator Pittsburgh, PA - October 23,...

5 Ways to Use LinkedIn to Drive Group Revenues

5 Ways to Use LinkedIn to Drive Group Revenues

October 23, 2014

by Dave Spector Ever watch the competition land a big event while you’re stuck at a 60% occupancy rate? You know their rooms are full. Their restaurants...

The $163M Camelback Lodge & Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark Revealed During Construction Hard Hat Tour

The $163M Camelback Lodge & Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark Revealed During Construction Hard Hat Tour

October 23, 2014

The 453-key Ski In/Ski Out Indoor Waterpark Hotel Prepares to Open in March 2015 in Tannersville, Pennsylvania October 23, 2014 - TANNERSVILLE, Pa. -...

Good News in Atlantic City - Harrah’s $126M Conference Center Topped Off; August ‘15 Opening Planned

Good News in Atlantic City - Harrah’s $126M Conference Center Topped Off; August ‘15 Opening Planned

Suzette Parmley | The Philadelphia Inquirer | October 23, 2014

Oct. 23--ATLANTIC CITY -- In an event seen as symbolic of Atlantic City's future, city and state officials, as well as the head of gambling giant Caesars...

Okura and Resort World Bayshore City to Develop 380-key Hotel Okura Manila in the Philippines

Okura and Resort World Bayshore City to Develop 380-key Hotel Okura Manila in the Philippines

October 23, 2014

To Open in 2018 October 23, 2014 - TOKYO - Hotel Okura Co., Ltd. announced it will open Hotel Okura Manila (tentative name) in 2018, a new luxury resort in the...

Under Development in Qatar & Indonesia, Meliá Doha Opens in 2015 & Gran Meliá Bintan Follows in 2017

Under Development in Qatar & Indonesia, Meliá Doha Opens in 2015 & Gran Meliá Bintan Follows in 2017

October 23, 2014

Palma de Mallorca, Spain (October 23, 2014) - Today, leading Spanish hotel company Meliá Hotels International announced the signature of two luxury hotels in...

Design Phase Underway for $500M Renovation of the Miami Beach Convention Center in Florida

Design Phase Underway for $500M Renovation of the Miami Beach Convention Center in Florida

Joey Flechas | The Miami Herald | October 23, 2014

Oct. 23--A wavy white facade dresses the outside of the future Miami Beach Convention Center in an initial round of renderings presented Wednesday to the City...

Dollywood’s 307-key DreamMore Resort Reaches Topping Out Construction Milestone; To Open Summer 2015

Dollywood’s 307-key DreamMore Resort Reaches Topping Out Construction Milestone; To Open Summer 2015

October 23, 2014

October 23, 2014 - PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. - Construction crews today placed the final spire atop Dollywood’s DreamMore Resort’s entrance tower marking an...

PGA National Resort & Spa Receives Certified Guest Service Property Designation

PGA National Resort & Spa Receives Certified Guest Service Property Designation

October 23, 2014

Orlando, Florida, October 2014-The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) has awarded the PGA National Resort & Spa the designation of...

IHMRS Hospitality Kitchen Design Division Offers Smorgasbord of Resources & Education

IHMRS Hospitality Kitchen Design Division Offers Smorgasbord of Resources & Education

October 23, 2014

Restaurant Branding and Food "Design & Decoration" among highlights NEW YORK-Today's successful restaurants need to offer more than delicious food. They also...

Dubai World Central to Welcome IHG’S Two New Airport Hotels; Development Launched

Dubai World Central to Welcome IHG’S Two New Airport Hotels; Development Launched

October 23, 2014

23 October, 2014 - InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) today announced the signing of a franchise agreement with Abjar Hotels International for a new 450-room...

Covell Partners, LLC Gets Approval for $25.5M Hilton Garden Inn & Conference Center in Edmond, OK

Covell Partners, LLC Gets Approval for $25.5M Hilton Garden Inn & Conference Center in Edmond, OK

James Coburn | The Edmond Sun, Okla. | October 23, 2014

Oct. 22--Final site plan approval was granted this week for the $25.5 million Hilton Garden Inn and Conference Center to be located near Interstate 35 within...

Development Agreement Modified to Pave Way for $29.1M, 140-room Waterfront Duluth, MN Hotel Project

Development Agreement Modified to Pave Way for $29.1M, 140-room Waterfront Duluth, MN Hotel Project

Peter Passi | Duluth News Tribune | October 23, 2014

Oct. 23--In order to appease a financial partner and keep plans for an upscale waterfront hotel project on track, the Duluth Economic Development Authority...

Opus and Greco Real Estate Propose Two Tower Apartment/Hotel Development for St. Paul, Minnesota

Opus and Greco Real Estate Propose Two Tower Apartment/Hotel Development for St. Paul, Minnesota

Nick Woltman | Pioneer Press, St. Paul, Minn. | October 23, 2014

Oct. 23--A proposed development that would transform a parking lot on the northern edge of downtown St. Paul cleared the first of many hurdles on Wednesday....

Owned by Jiangsu Future Land Real Estate Co., Ltd., the 299-key Hilton Changzhou Opens in China

Owned by Jiangsu Future Land Real Estate Co., Ltd., the 299-key Hilton Changzhou Opens in China

October 23, 2014

October 23, 2014 - CHANGZHOU, China and McLean, Va. - Hilton Worldwide today announced the opening of Hilton Changzhou. The opening sets yet another milestone...

General Manager Claudia Sánchez Opens the 156-room Courtyard Queretaro in Mexico

General Manager Claudia Sánchez Opens the 156-room Courtyard Queretaro in Mexico

October 23, 2014

Queretaro, Mexico – October 23, 2014 – Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR) announced today the opening of the 156-room Courtyard by Marriott Queretaro, the...

The 120-key TownePlace Suites Harrisburg West/Mechanicsburg Opens Next Week in Pennsylvania

The 120-key TownePlace Suites Harrisburg West/Mechanicsburg Opens Next Week in Pennsylvania

October 23, 2014

Owned and Managed by High Hotels Ltd.Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania - October 22, 2014 - The 120-suite TownePlace Suites by Marriott in Mechanicsburg,...

The Newly Constructed 124-room Value Place Opens in Kansas City, Missouri

The Newly Constructed 124-room Value Place Opens in Kansas City, Missouri

October 23, 2014

October 23, 2014 - KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Value Place, the nation’s largest economy extended-stay hotel brand, has announced the grand opening of a newly...

Renovation/Conversion Complete, the 394-key B Resort & Spa Lake Buena Vista, Florida Opens

Renovation/Conversion Complete, the 394-key B Resort & Spa Lake Buena Vista, Florida Opens

October 23, 2014

LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL (October 23, 2014) - Orlando's newest lifestyle resort, B Resort & Spa, located in the Walt Disney World® Resort, has completed its...

Highgate Hotel Targets February 2015 for Final Opening of Four Redeveloped Key West Hotels

Highgate Hotel Targets February 2015 for Final Opening of Four Redeveloped Key West Hotels

Anthony Cave | Florida Keys Keynoter, (Marathon, Fla.) | October 23, 2014

Oct. 22--The reconstruction of four hotels along North Roosevelt Boulevard in Key West, initially set to be completed earlier this year, won't be entirely...

FL’s 153-room Holiday Isle Oceanfront Resort on St. Augustine Beach Joins Guy Harvey Outpost Resorts

FL’s 153-room Holiday Isle Oceanfront Resort on St. Augustine Beach Joins Guy Harvey Outpost Resorts

Arlene Satchell | Sun Sentinel | October 23, 2014

Oct. 22--Guy Harvey Outpost Resorts & Lodges is adding its third property in Florida, the Fort Lauderdale-based hotel branding company announced Wednesday....

Wyndham Hotel Group Appoints Daniel Ruff to Lead EMEA and Indian Ocean Regions

Wyndham Hotel Group Appoints Daniel Ruff to Lead EMEA and Indian Ocean Regions

October 23, 2014

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Oct. 23, 2014) – Wyndham Hotel Group, the world’s largest hotel company with approximately 7,540 hotels and part of Wyndham Worldwide...

White Lodging Names Eleven General Managers in Q3 2014

White Lodging Names Eleven General Managers in Q3 2014

October 23, 2014

MERRILLVILLE, Ind., Oct. 23, 2014 -- White Lodging is pleased to announce the following individuals have been named general managers last quarter across the...

First Commonwealth Hotel Corp Opens the 120-room Microtel by Wyndham UP Technohub in the Philippines

First Commonwealth Hotel Corp Opens the 120-room Microtel by Wyndham UP Technohub in the Philippines

October 24, 2014

October 24, 2104 - Microtel by Wyndham opened its doors to business and leisure guests at UP-Ayala Land Technohub, a booming IT and commercial development...

Owned and Managed by Hamister Group, the Hilton Garden Inn Buffalo Downtown Opens in New York

Owned and Managed by Hamister Group, the Hilton Garden Inn Buffalo Downtown Opens in New York

October 24, 2014

October 24, 2014 - BUFFALO, N.Y. and MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Garden Inn, Hilton Worldwide's award-winning brand of upscale yet affordable hotels, announced today...

Renovations Complete, the 90-room Residence Inn by Marriott Atlanta Midtown / Georgia Tech Opens

Renovations Complete, the 90-room Residence Inn by Marriott Atlanta Midtown / Georgia Tech Opens

October 24, 2014

Managed by Interstate Hotels & Resorts Atlanta, GA - Oct. 24, 2014 -- Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced the scheduled reopening for...

Duetto Launches Asia-Pacific HQ in Singapore with Patrick Andres, Regional VP & Amanda See, VP-Sales

Duetto Launches Asia-Pacific HQ in Singapore with Patrick Andres, Regional VP & Amanda See, VP-Sales

October 24, 2014

San Francisco and Singapore, October 24, 2014 -- Duetto, the market leader in hotel profit optimization software, announced the opening of a Asia-Pacific...

Bernardus Lodge & Spa in Carmel Valley, CA to Launch End of Year Renovation; To Re-Open in Feb. 2015

Bernardus Lodge & Spa in Carmel Valley, CA to Launch End of Year Renovation; To Re-Open in Feb. 2015

October 24, 2014

October 24, 2104 - CARMEL VALLEY, Calif. Tucked in the lush mountain valley between the Monterey peninsula and the Big Sur coast,  the exclusive Bernardus...

The 283-room Rosewood Beijing Opens in China

The 283-room Rosewood Beijing Opens in China

October 24, 2014

HONG KONG, Oct. 24, 2014 -- Rosewood Beijing opens today, signaling the presence of the Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® ultra-luxury brand in Asia.  The...

The 102-key Courtyard by Marriott Battle Creek Opens Next Week in Michigan

The 102-key Courtyard by Marriott Battle Creek Opens Next Week in Michigan

October 24, 2014

Owned by Battle Creek Hotels and Managed by Amerilodge GroupBattle Creek, Michigan - October 24, 2014 - Courtyard by Marriott Battle Creek is scheduled to open...

JW Marriott Debuts in India, Opening the 115-room JW Marriott Mussoorie Walnut Grove Resort & Spa

JW Marriott Debuts in India, Opening the 115-room JW Marriott Mussoorie Walnut Grove Resort & Spa

October 24, 2014

New Delhi, October 24, 2014 – JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts continues to expand its luxury portfolio with the opening of its first resort in India, the JW...

Newly Constructed 156-suite Residence Inn Fort Lauderdale Airport and Cruise Port Opens in Florida

Newly Constructed 156-suite Residence Inn Fort Lauderdale Airport and Cruise Port Opens in Florida

October 24, 2014

Owned by Apple Ten Hospitality Ownership, Inc. and Managed by LBA Hospitality  Dania Beach, Florida - October 24, 2014 - The 156-suite Residence Inn by...

Hospitality Lodging Systems (HLS) to Manage All Budgetel Lodging Properties

Hospitality Lodging Systems (HLS) to Manage All Budgetel Lodging Properties

October 24, 2014

October 24, 2014 - A multi-year licensing agreement has been signed between Budgetel Lodging and Hospitality Lodging Systems (HLS) which makes HLS the sole...

Terry Dunbar Appointed General Manager of Hyatt Regency Boston

Terry Dunbar Appointed General Manager of Hyatt Regency Boston

October 24, 2014

October 24, 2014 - Hyatt Regency Boston announces the selection of Terry Dunbar as general manager. In this role, Dunbar will be responsible for all aspects of...

New Owner Izabella HMC-MF LLC Selects Hostmark Hospitality to Manage Radisson Menomonee Falls in WI

New Owner Izabella HMC-MF LLC Selects Hostmark Hospitality to Manage Radisson Menomonee Falls in WI

October 24, 2014

SCHAUMBURG, IL - October 24, 2014 - The Radisson Menomonee Falls is under new ownership and management after Izabella HMC-MF LLC, today acquired title on the...

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