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How Islamic Finance is Shaping Europe’s Property Markets

How Islamic Finance is Shaping Europe’s Property Markets

July 27, 2016

As Middle Eastern money continues to make its way into global property markets the number of investors seeking specialist, Sharia-compliant advice and...

Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort Selects Agilysys Solution Suite to Strengthen Operations Across Entire Property

Jackson Rancheria Casino Resort Selects Agilysys Solution Suite to Strengthen Operations Across Entire Property

July 27, 2016

New Agreement Expands Agilysys’ Leadership Position in Tribal Gaming Market ALPHARETTA, GA. — July 27, 2016 — Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS),...

Kimpton Hotels Launches Investigation into Possible Credit Card Breach

Kimpton Hotels Launches Investigation into Possible Credit Card Breach

July 27, 2016

Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants takes the protection of payment card data very seriously. Kimpton was recently made aware of a report of unauthorized...

Hilton Reports Q2 2016 Net Income of $244 million, an Increase of $77 million from Q2 2015; Outlines Progress on Spin-Offs

Hilton Reports Q2 2016 Net Income of $244 million, an Increase of $77 million from Q2 2015; Outlines Progress on Spin-Offs

July 27, 2016

MCLEAN, Va. - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. ("Hilton," "Hilton Worldwide" or the "Company") (NYSE: HLT) today reported its...

Wyndham Worldwide Reports Q2 2016 Revenue of $1.4 billion, Flat Compared to Prior Year

Wyndham Worldwide Reports Q2 2016 Revenue of $1.4 billion, Flat Compared to Prior Year

July 27, 2016

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (July 27, 2016) – Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN) today announced results for the three months ended June 30, 2016. Second...

What The Rio Olympics Means For Your Hotel

What The Rio Olympics Means For Your Hotel

July 27, 2016

By Larry Mogelonsky, MBA, P. Eng. (www.lma.ca) Rio 2016 is upon us, and that means two solid weeks of having a reason to actually watch broadcast again...

Waramaug LS Hotels Acquires Two Arkansas Hotels in Partnership with Woodmont Lodging

Waramaug LS Hotels Acquires Two Arkansas Hotels in Partnership with Woodmont Lodging

July 27, 2016

July 27, 2016, Boca Raton, FL— Waramaug LS Hotels, a private investment group focused on acquiring legacy branded hotels throughout the United States,...

HotelTap Keeping Staff, Guests Apprised of Local Events at Hawthorn Suites Livermore

HotelTap Keeping Staff, Guests Apprised of Local Events at Hawthorn Suites Livermore

July 27, 2016

Digital logbook is enabling hotel staff to answer guests’ questions about any and all regional and local happenings to make the most out each...

A Parent Media Co. Inc. Signs Deal with GuestTek Interactive Entertainment to deliver Kidoodle.TV® to Hotels around the World

A Parent Media Co. Inc. Signs Deal with GuestTek Interactive Entertainment to deliver Kidoodle.TV® to Hotels around the World

July 27, 2016

Bringing kids’ shows and video storage-and-playback solutions to hotel guests, globally CALGARY, ALBERTA — July 27, 2016 — A Parent Media...

3 Big Reasons Hotels Need To Track Inbound Phone Calls

3 Big Reasons Hotels Need To Track Inbound Phone Calls

July 27, 2016

We all know how important it is to monitor data from digital marketing campaigns that boost hotel direct bookings. However, usually those analytics only track...

International Visits to the United States Grow One Percent in January 2016 Compared to January 2015

International Visits to the United States Grow One Percent in January 2016 Compared to January 2015

July 27, 2016

July 27, 2016 - The U.S. Department of Commerce today announced that the United States welcomed 5.5 million international visitors(1)(2) in January 2016,...

Sale of San Diego’s Marriott La Jolla for $131 million is Single Largest Hotel Transaction in County this Year, Third Largest in State

Sale of San Diego’s Marriott La Jolla for $131 million is Single Largest Hotel Transaction in County this Year, Third Largest in State

Lori Weisberg | The San Diego Union-Tribune | July 27, 2016

July 27--The 372-room San Diego Marriott La Jolla has been sold for nearly $131 million, making it the single largest hotel sale in the county so far this...

AccorHotels Acquiring a Concierge Group to Counter Airbnb Challenge and Own Another Part of the Booking Journey

AccorHotels Acquiring a Concierge Group to Counter Airbnb Challenge and Own Another Part of the Booking Journey

July 27, 2016

AccorHotels announces today it has begun exclusive negotiations for the acquisition of John Paul, the leading player in premium customer and employee loyalty...

Construction Begins on $14 Million Expansion to Harrah’s Resort Southern California

Construction Begins on $14 Million Expansion to Harrah’s Resort Southern California

July 27, 2016

VALLEY CENTER, Calif. (July 27, 2016) – Harrah’s Resort Southern California has begun construction on its latest expansion...

Presidian Hotels Breaks Ground on New Hampton Inn by Hilton and Bulverde Visitors & Convention Center

Presidian Hotels Breaks Ground on New Hampton Inn by Hilton and Bulverde Visitors & Convention Center

July 27, 2016

BULVERDE, TX – Charles Leddy, CEO of Presidian Hotels & Resorts (“Presidian Hotels”) held an official groundbreaking ceremony on July 26,...

Sands China Ltd. Set to Open The $13 Billion Parisian Macao Resort on the Cotai Strip in September

Sands China Ltd. Set to Open The $13 Billion Parisian Macao Resort on the Cotai Strip in September

July 27, 2016

MACAO, July 27, 2016 -- Sands China Ltd. (HKSE: 1928), the majority-held subsidiary of global integrated resort developer Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:...

Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants to Debut in Paris with 2020 Opening of Kimpton Paris

Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants to Debut in Paris with 2020 Opening of Kimpton Paris

July 27, 2016

27 July, 2016 - InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced plans to open the first Kimpton® hotel...

Hyatt Signs with Vision Developments for Hyatt Centric Hotel in Carlisle Bay, Barbados

Hyatt Signs with Vision Developments for Hyatt Centric Hotel in Carlisle Bay, Barbados

July 27, 2016

CHICAGO - July 27, 2016 - Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with...

IHG and Pro-invest Partner for New Build Holiday Inn Express in Newcastle, New South Wales

IHG and Pro-invest Partner for New Build Holiday Inn Express in Newcastle, New South Wales

July 27, 2016

27 July, 2016 - InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) and international investment company Pro-invest Group have signed a franchise agreement for a 170-room...

Holiday Inn Expands in New Zealand with Conversion in Queenstown and New Build Hotel in Christchurch

Holiday Inn Expands in New Zealand with Conversion in Queenstown and New Build Hotel in Christchurch

July 27, 2016

27 July, 2016 - InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced it will add its first Holiday Inn hotel in...

Renovations Begin at Grand Palladium Hotels & Resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean

Renovations Begin at Grand Palladium Hotels & Resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean

July 27, 2016

IBIZA, SPAIN, July 27, 2016 – Palladium Hotels & Resorts announces new upgrades to its Grand Palladium Resort & Spa complexes located in Riviera...

Kathleen Shea Appointed Chief Marketing Officer for Canyon Ranch

Kathleen Shea Appointed Chief Marketing Officer for Canyon Ranch

July 27, 2016

Canyon Ranch, the leading name in wellness for nearly 40 years, recently announced the appointment of luxury hospitality specialist Kathleen Shea as Chief...

The Embassy Row Hotel, A Destination Hotel, Appoints Scott Robison as General Manager

The Embassy Row Hotel, A Destination Hotel, Appoints Scott Robison as General Manager

July 27, 2016

Washington, D.C. (July 2016) – Scott Robison, accomplished hospitality veteran and D.C. native with more than 20 years of luxury resort and hotel...

Mike McNeill Named General Manager for Doral Arrowwood, Rye Brook, New York

Mike McNeill Named General Manager for Doral Arrowwood, Rye Brook, New York

July 27, 2016

The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, July 2016… The newly merged Benchmark Resorts & Hotels and Gemstone Hotels & Resorts, recognized global leaders...

Santa Monica’s Hotel Casa del Mar Appoints Gemma Gray as Executive Chef

Santa Monica’s Hotel Casa del Mar Appoints Gemma Gray as Executive Chef

July 27, 2016

(LOS ANGELES; July 27, 2016)—The quintessential, beachfront Hotel Casa del Mar appoints Gemma Gray as its new executive chef, overseeing menu...

Concord Hospitality Positions for Future Growth

Concord Hospitality Positions for Future Growth

July 28, 2016

Data-Focused Strategy and Centralized Budgets Deliver Accurate Daily Performance Forecasts to Optimize Profitability for Concord’s 90+ Chain and...

Agilysys Announces General Availability of Groundbreaking rGuest® Buy Self-Service Kiosk Solution

Agilysys Announces General Availability of Groundbreaking rGuest® Buy Self-Service Kiosk Solution

July 28, 2016

Next-Generation POS Kiosk Extends Agilysys’ Leadership in Cloud-Based POS Solutions ALPHARETTA, GA. — July 28, 2016 — Agilysys, Inc....

Duetto Brings its Revenue Strategy Solutions to Dream Hotel Group

Duetto Brings its Revenue Strategy Solutions to Dream Hotel Group

July 28, 2016

Ten Luxury Hotels in Unique Destinations Benefit from Open Pricing to Drive Better Pricing Decisions New York, July 28, 2016 – Duetto, the market...

A Singular Venue, an Inspiring Vision:  Top 10 Factors That Distinguish UCLA’s Meyer & Renee Luskin Conference Center

A Singular Venue, an Inspiring Vision:  Top 10 Factors That Distinguish UCLA’s Meyer & Renee Luskin Conference Center

July 28, 2016

Los Angeles,  California, July 2016 …The resources of a great university, unparalleled technical sophistication and connectivity, a commitment to...

Worst Practices In Revenue Management – Part Two

Worst Practices In Revenue Management – Part Two

July 28, 2016

By Jean Francois Mourier, CEO of REVPAR GURU The hotel industry is very competitive and it’s crucial that hoteliers stand out and attract the attention...

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