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How Hotels Can Use Urgency Like the OTAs to Drive Bookings

How Hotels Can Use Urgency Like the OTAs to Drive Bookings

September 26, 2016

By Tris Heaword Many people have a natural tendency to procrastinate, choosing to put things off until the very last minute.  But in the world of...

IDeaS Integrates TrustYou’s Review Data to Improve Revenue Performance

IDeaS Integrates TrustYou’s Review Data to Improve Revenue Performance

September 26, 2016

Munich, 26 September 2016 - TrustYou, the world’s largest guest feedback platform, now provides its extensive review data to IDeaS Revenue Solutions, the...

Revenue Management: A Brief History

Revenue Management: A Brief History

September 25, 2016

By Howard Hian When I began in the hotel business in the early 1970s in San Diego, revenue management wasn’t even a phrase.  In its primitive...

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 167: Hotel History: Casa Monica Hotel, St. Augustine, Florida*

Nobody Asked Me, But… No. 167: Hotel History: Casa Monica Hotel, St. Augustine, Florida*

September 26, 2016

By Stanley Turkel, CMHS The Casa Monica, one of the oldest hotels in the United States, was built by Franklin W. Smith, an idealistic reformer who made his...

Latin America’s Hotel Construction Pipeline Shows Decline, Down 1% YOY

Latin America’s Hotel Construction Pipeline Shows Decline, Down 1% YOY

September 26, 2016

September 26, 2016 – PORTSMOUTH, NH According to the recent Construction Pipeline Trend Report for Latin America from Lodging Econometrics (LE), the...

TTI Technologies Partners with David Escobedo as Business Director for TTI in Mexico

TTI Technologies Partners with David Escobedo as Business Director for TTI in Mexico

September 26, 2016

New York, NY – Sept 26, 2016 – TTI Technologies, a supplier of ID/Passport Scanners, Business Centers, Lobby Tablets and Hotel Information Boards...

HeBS Digital Awarded Four Travel Weekly Magellan Awards for its Best-of-Breed Design, Technology and Ability to Drive Direct Online Bookings

HeBS Digital Awarded Four Travel Weekly Magellan Awards for its Best-of-Breed Design, Technology and Ability to Drive Direct Online Bookings

September 26, 2016

New York, NY (September 26, 2016) – The Travel Weekly Magellan Awards have recognized HeBS Digital and four of its clients with awards for website...

West Elm Partners with DDK to Expand into Travel and Hospitality with Launch of West Elm HOTELS

West Elm Partners with DDK to Expand into Travel and Hospitality with Launch of West Elm HOTELS

September 26, 2016

BROOKLYN, N.Y.--(September 26th, 2016) -Today West Elm announced the expansion of its signature new modern aesthetic into the travel and hospitality industry...

Dubai Holding Unveils Master Plan for Jumeirah Central, A Mixed-Use Development to Include 7,200 Hotel Rooms

Dubai Holding Unveils Master Plan for Jumeirah Central, A Mixed-Use Development to Include 7,200 Hotel Rooms

September 26, 2016

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 26, 2016 -- Dubai Holding today unveiled the approved master plan of Jumeirah Central, a game-changing district development on Sheikh Zayed...

HIlton Honors Robert G. Schaedle III of Chartwell Hospitality with Lifetime Achievement Award

HIlton Honors Robert G. Schaedle III of Chartwell Hospitality with Lifetime Achievement Award

September 26, 2016

MCLEAN, Va. – Sept. 26, 2016 — Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced honors for its top annual development awards in the Americas. Awards are...

Northview Hotel Group Acquires Majority Share of Historic Jekyll Island Club on Georgia’s Coast

Northview Hotel Group Acquires Majority Share of Historic Jekyll Island Club on Georgia’s Coast

Lindsey Adkison | The Brunswick News, Ga. | September 26, 2016

Sept. 23--Plans for acquisition of the Jekyll Island Club Hotel by the Northview Hotel Group were recently completed. Northview now owns a majority share of...

Peachtree Hotel Group Acquires 120-Room SpringHill Suites in Birmingham, Alabama

Peachtree Hotel Group Acquires 120-Room SpringHill Suites in Birmingham, Alabama

Kelly Poe | Alabama Media Group, Birmingham | September 26, 2016

Sept. 23--An Atlanta hotel owner, operator and developer is expanding its Birmingham footprint. Peachtree Hotel Group has bought the 120-room SpringHill...

Carbonleo to Develop Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences on de la Montagne Street in Montreal’s Golden Square Mile

Carbonleo to Develop Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences on de la Montagne Street in Montreal’s Golden Square Mile

September 26, 2016

MONTREAL, Sept. 26, 2016 - Carbonleo, Quebec's premier property development and management company, is proud to announce a partnership with Four...

IHG and HPL Partner to Bring InterContinental Resort to Maldives’ Island of Maamunagau

IHG and HPL Partner to Bring InterContinental Resort to Maldives’ Island of Maamunagau

September 26, 2016

New Delhi, 26 September 2016 - InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), one of the world's leading hotel companies, has signed a management agreement with...

DelMonte Hotel Group To Develop 145-Room AC By Marriott Pinecrest in Cleveland, Ohio

DelMonte Hotel Group To Develop 145-Room AC By Marriott Pinecrest in Cleveland, Ohio

September 26, 2016

Rochester, NY – September 26, 2016 – DelMonte Hotel Group, one of New York State's premier hospitality development and management companies,...

F.D. Rich Co. Expects December Groundbreaking for Residence Inn by Marriott in Norwalk, Connecticut

F.D. Rich Co. Expects December Groundbreaking for Residence Inn by Marriott in Norwalk, Connecticut

Robert Koch | The Hour, Norwalk, Conn. | September 26, 2016

Sept. 24--NORWALK -- F.D. Rich Co. expects to break ground this December on an eight-story extended-stay hotel on South Main Street in SoNo. "We just...

Eldorado Resorts to Invest More than $50 Million in Renovations to Three Reno Properties

Eldorado Resorts to Invest More than $50 Million in Renovations to Three Reno Properties

September 26, 2016

Reno, NV (Sept. 26, 2016) – Eldorado Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ: ERI) (“Eldorado,” “ERI,” or “the Company”) announced...

Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City to Undergo $30 Million Guestroom Renovation to be Completed Summer 2017

Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City to Undergo $30 Million Guestroom Renovation to be Completed Summer 2017

September 26, 2016

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Sept. 26, 2016 -- Building on the recent success of its $125 million, world-class Waterfront Conference Center, Harrah's...

The $120 Million Pink Sands Club to Debut on the Island of Canouan in the Heart of St. Vincent and the Grenadines

The $120 Million Pink Sands Club to Debut on the Island of Canouan in the Heart of St. Vincent and the Grenadines

September 26, 2016

CANOUAN, St. Vincent and The Grenadines, Sept. 26, 2016 -- The island oasis of Canouan will roll out the red carpet for the fall launch of its 5-star,...

Owned and Managed by KMI Management, New Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott to Open in Sidney, Nebraska

Owned and Managed by KMI Management, New Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott to Open in Sidney, Nebraska

September 26, 2016

Sidney, NE – September 26, 2016 – The 75-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott in Sidney, Nebraska is scheduled to open tomorrow with its...

Lodging Hospitality Management Opens 539-Room St. Louis Union Station Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton Following $40 Million Transformation

Lodging Hospitality Management Opens 539-Room St. Louis Union Station Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton Following $40 Million Transformation

September 26, 2016

ST. LOUIS and MCLEAN, Va. - Today, Hilton (NYSE: HLT) announces that one of the most treasured landmarks in the Gateway City is the latest addition to Curio -...

Emaar Hospitality Group Launches Flagship Beachfront Address Hotel in Dubai

Emaar Hospitality Group Launches Flagship Beachfront Address Hotel in Dubai

| Khaleej Times, Dubai, United Arab Emirates | September 26, 2016

Sept. 26--DUBAI -- The Emaar Hospitality Group has launched the first beachfront resort property under its flagship Address hotel brand in Dubai -- The...

The Astor Crowne Plaza - New Orleans French Quarter Unveils $13 Million Makeover


The Astor Crowne Plaza - New Orleans French Quarter Unveils $13 Million Makeover


September 26, 2016

NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 26, 2016 -- The historic Astor Crowne Plaza - New Orleans French Quarter, situated at the corner of world-famous Canal and Bourbon...

MDM Hotel Group Completes Guestroom and Lobby Transformation of Miami Marriott Dadeland

MDM Hotel Group Completes Guestroom and Lobby Transformation of Miami Marriott Dadeland

September 26, 2016

MIAMI, Sept. 26, 2016  -- The Miami Marriott Dadeland, the market leader in the popular South Miami market has undergone an all new redesign of several...

Leonardo Hotel Group Adds 282-Room Leonardo Hotel Edinburgh City Center in Scotland

Leonardo Hotel Group Adds 282-Room Leonardo Hotel Edinburgh City Center in Scotland

September 26, 2016

BERLIN and EDINBURGH, Scotland, September 26, 2016 -- Following the Leonardo Hotel Group's successful Great Britain market entry with Leonardo Hotel...

Melvin Marcano Appointed Executive Chef At Sheraton Atlanta Hotel

Melvin Marcano Appointed Executive Chef At Sheraton Atlanta Hotel

September 26, 2016

ATLANTA, Sept. 26, 2016 -- Sheraton Atlanta welcomes the appointment of Melvin M. Marcano as Executive Chef to the reputable Food and Beverage Team of the...

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