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How Location Analytics Will Help Your Hotel

How Location Analytics Will Help Your Hotel

November 26, 2014

By Larry Mogelonsky, MBA, P. Eng. (www.lma.ca)Big Brother is coming. He knows where you are. He’s tracking your every move. Despite whatever dystopian...

Amazon to Take on Hotel Reservations; New Player Means New Economic Model

Amazon to Take on Hotel Reservations; New Player Means New Economic Model

November 26, 2014

After talking about it, it had to happen. The biggest global website site for online sales has decided to take on travel reservations and hotel reservations in...

A Good Impression Makes a Lasting Impression

A Good Impression Makes a Lasting Impression

November 26, 2014

by Georges Panayotis As humanoid as it may be, Nao is not the future of the hospitality industry. This little robot that has learned to dance, and was...

KSL Capital Partners, LLC Acquires Village Urban Resorts from De Vere Group

KSL Capital Partners, LLC Acquires Village Urban Resorts from De Vere Group

November 26, 2014

DENVER-November 26, 2014—De Vere Group and KSL Capital Partners, LLC (KSL), are pleased to     announce that an affiliate of KSL has acquired...

Standardized Skills Assessment Finds Hospitality CEOs Are Strong Generalists

Standardized Skills Assessment Finds Hospitality CEOs Are Strong Generalists

November 26, 2014

Also Buck Society’s Trend for Political CorrectnessNovember, 2014 - In a unique analysis of standardized skills and competency assessment data tracked and...

Hotel AG Closes 11 Hotel Transactions in November

Hotel AG Closes 11 Hotel Transactions in November

November 26, 2014

ATLANTA - November 26, 2014 - Hotel Assets Group, LLC (Hotel AG), announced today the firm has closed 11 hotel real estate transactions in the month of...

The Mayflower Hotel Kicks Off $20 Million Room Renovation as Final Phase of Top to Bottom Refresh

The Mayflower Hotel Kicks Off $20 Million Room Renovation as Final Phase of Top to Bottom Refresh

November 26, 2014

November 26, 2014 (Washington, DC) - Washington DC’s iconic Mayflower hotel announces that construction has officially commenced on the highly...

General Manager Andy Khorasani Opens the 77-key Country Inns & Suites by Carlson in Enid, Oklahoma

General Manager Andy Khorasani Opens the 77-key Country Inns & Suites by Carlson in Enid, Oklahoma

November 26, 2014

MINNEAPOLIS (November 26, 2014) - Country Inns & Suites By Carlson has announced the opening of Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Enid, OK located at...

The 140-room Holiday Inn® Ankara Çukurambar Opens in Turkey

The 140-room Holiday Inn® Ankara Çukurambar Opens in Turkey

November 26, 2014

26 November 2014 - InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, has announced the opening of Holiday Inn® Ankara...

Wanda Hotels and Resorts Opens the Wanda Vista Yantai in Shandong Province, China

Wanda Hotels and Resorts Opens the Wanda Vista Yantai in Shandong Province, China

November 26, 2014

YANTAI, China, Nov. 26, 2014 —Wanda Hotels and Resorts announced the grand opening of the first upscale five-star hotel in Shandong Province—Wanda...

Le Westin Resort & Spa, Tremblant Completes Property Wide Renovations

Le Westin Resort & Spa, Tremblant Completes Property Wide Renovations

November 26, 2014

MONT TREMBLANT, Quebec, November 26, 2014 - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) and Station Mont Tremblant today announced the completion...

Colleen Huther Appointed General Manager of Embassy Suites Mandalay Beach Hotel & Resort

Colleen Huther Appointed General Manager of Embassy Suites Mandalay Beach Hotel & Resort

November 26, 2014

OXNARD, Calif. -November 26, 2014 - Hilton Worldwide today announced the appointment of Colleen Huther to the position of general manager of the AAA Four...

Michael Santoro Appointed as Executive Chef for Andaz 5th Avenue in Midtown Manhattan, New York

Michael Santoro Appointed as Executive Chef for Andaz 5th Avenue in Midtown Manhattan, New York

November 26, 2014

NEW YORK (November 26, 2014) - Andaz 5th Avenue, the boutique lifestyle hotel in Midtown Manhattan, is proud to announce the appointment of Michael Santoro as...

General Manager, Onder Kolay, Opens New Hampton by Hilton Gaziantep, Turkey; Owned by MB Holding

General Manager, Onder Kolay, Opens New Hampton by Hilton Gaziantep, Turkey; Owned by MB Holding

November 26, 2014

November 26, 2014 - GAZIANTEP, Turkey and MCLEAN, Va. - Hampton by Hilton, Hilton Worldwide’s global brand of more than 1,900 mid-priced hotels, today...

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