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La Quinta Inns & Suites Names J. Sal Icaza New Director of Franchise Development

La Quinta Inns & Suites Names J. Sal Icaza New Director of Franchise Development

August 23, 2016

IRVING, Texas (August 23, 2016) – La Quinta Inns & Suites announces the appointment of hospitality industry veteran, Mr. J. Sal Icaza, as Director of...

Four Points by Sheraton Boston Logan Airport Hotel Gives Guests Real-Time Airline Flight Schedules

Four Points by Sheraton Boston Logan Airport Hotel Gives Guests Real-Time Airline Flight Schedules

August 23, 2016

Flyte Systems®’ Lobby Flight Information Display Shows Arrivals, Departures, Gates for Boston’s Logan International Airport, Plus Doppler Radar...

Travel Salem Selects Regatta Travel Solutions to Power Booking Engine on TravelSalem.com

Travel Salem Selects Regatta Travel Solutions to Power Booking Engine on TravelSalem.com

August 23, 2016

Charlottesville, Virginia (August 23, 2016) – Regatta Travel Solutions announced today that Travel Salem has selected Regatta Travel Solutions to power...

HVS Market Pulse: Island of Oahu, Hawaii

HVS Market Pulse: Island of Oahu, Hawaii

August 22, 2016

Tourism to Hawaii’s most populous island is booming, with Asian-Pacific countries sourcing a major boost in visitation. Given a number of planned...

Customer Service – Or Just Lip Service?

Customer Service – Or Just Lip Service?

August 23, 2016

By Gary Hernbroth If you are a road warrior, things like this have happened to you. I placed a $20 bill on top of the front desk at a major brand hotel, and...

Los Angeles Leads U.S. Pipeline in Early Planning Projects with 36 Hotels on the Drawing Board

Los Angeles Leads U.S. Pipeline in Early Planning Projects with 36 Hotels on the Drawing Board

August 23, 2016

August 23, 2016 – PORTSMOUTH, NH – According to the recent United States Construction Pipeline Trend Report from Lodging Econometrics (LE), Los...

ALICE Brings its ALICE Suite Platform to Hotel Des Trois Couronnes, a Leading Hotel in the Heart of Europe

ALICE Brings its ALICE Suite Platform to Hotel Des Trois Couronnes, a Leading Hotel in the Heart of Europe

August 23, 2016

NEW YORK, August 23, 2016 – ALICE, info.aliceapp.com, announced that the Hotel Des Trois Couronnes, Vevey Switzerland, has adopted ALICE Suite - a SaaS...

Demand Rising for APAC Hotels to Provide Mobile Charging Stations

Demand Rising for APAC Hotels to Provide Mobile Charging Stations

August 23, 2016

Kube Systems offering premium mobile device charging solutions that enable travelers to power up to six mobile devices at the same time in guestrooms, lobbies,...

GuestTek Announces Organizational Restructuring, Globally

GuestTek Announces Organizational Restructuring, Globally

August 23, 2016

Calgary, Alberta – August 23, 2016 – GuestTek, a global leader in broadband technology and interactive solutions for the hospitality industry,...

Hotel AG’s Commitment to Charities Focused on Children Generates Tens of Thousands of Dollars in Contributions

Hotel AG’s Commitment to Charities Focused on Children Generates Tens of Thousands of Dollars in Contributions

August 23, 2016

ATLANTA – August 23, 2016 - Hotel AG launched its own charity in January of this year focused toward helping children in need from all races,...

Rezidor Signs Three New Hotels in The UAE Opening in 2017 and 2018

Rezidor Signs Three New Hotels in The UAE Opening in 2017 and 2018

August 23, 2016

Brussels - August 23, 2016 - Rezidor, one of the most dynamic hotel companies worldwide and part of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, announces the...

Wyndham Worldwide Rolls Out New Global Prototype for Wyndham Garden

Wyndham Worldwide Rolls Out New Global Prototype for Wyndham Garden

August 23, 2016

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (August 23, 2016) – The upper-midscale Wyndham Garden® brand is shedding light on its first global hotel prototype, designed to make...

New Home2 Suites by Hilton Saratoga Malta Opens in New York Under General Manager Lauren Archambault

New Home2 Suites by Hilton Saratoga Malta Opens in New York Under General Manager Lauren Archambault

August 23, 2016

MALTA, N.Y. and MCLEAN, Va. - Home2 Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton Worldwide's (NYSE: HLT) industry-first All Suites portfolio, announced today its...

Andaz Ottawa ByWard Market Opens in Ottowa Marking Brand Entry into Canada

Andaz Ottawa ByWard Market Opens in Ottowa Marking Brand Entry into Canada

August 23, 2016

CHICAGO - August 23, 2016 - Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today the official opening of Andaz Ottawa ByWard Market, marking the...

McNeill Hotel Company Set to Open New TownePlace Suites in Auburn, Alabama

McNeill Hotel Company Set to Open New TownePlace Suites in Auburn, Alabama

August 23, 2016

Auburn, AL – August 23, 2016 – The 95-suite TownePlace Suites by Marriott in Auburn, Alabama is scheduled to open this Friday, August 26, 2016....

B Hotels & Resorts Completes Renovation of B Historic in Savannah and Launches Transformation of B Hotel in New Orleans

B Hotels & Resorts Completes Renovation of B Historic in Savannah and Launches Transformation of B Hotel in New Orleans

August 23, 2016

The B Hotel in New Orleans is a historic building located on Canal Street and just a few blocks from the French Quarter. The property was acquired by InSite...

The Hotel Group Opens Rebranded DoubleTree by Hilton Billings Following Multi-Million Dollar Renovation

The Hotel Group Opens Rebranded DoubleTree by Hilton Billings Following Multi-Million Dollar Renovation

August 23, 2016

Edmonds, WA, August 23, 2016 – The Hotel Group, a nationally recognized Top 40 hotel company, is proud to announce the completion of a...

Clive Murray Appointed Area General Manager Malaysia and Batam & General Manager of Intercontinental® Kuala Lumpur

Clive Murray Appointed Area General Manager Malaysia and Batam & General Manager of Intercontinental® Kuala Lumpur

August 23, 2016

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia– InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®) is delighted to announce the appointment of Clive Murray as Area General Manager...

Courtyard San Francisco Downtown Names Amy Arbuckle as General Manager to Lead Major Renovation Project

Courtyard San Francisco Downtown Names Amy Arbuckle as General Manager to Lead Major Renovation Project

August 23, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 23, 2016 -- Summer might be wrapping up, but exciting new changes are just beginning at Courtyard San Francisco Downtown. The...

Conrad New York Appoints Gerron Douglas as Executive Chef

Conrad New York Appoints Gerron Douglas as Executive Chef

August 23, 2016

NEW YORK - August 23, 2016 – Conrad New York announces the appointment of Gerron Douglas as executive chef.  In his new role, Douglas will oversee...

St. Kitts Marriott Resort Welcomes New Director of Spa, Francois Cimon-Kingsley

St. Kitts Marriott Resort Welcomes New Director of Spa, Francois Cimon-Kingsley

August 23, 2016

FRIGATE BAY, ST. KITTS – August 2016 – St. Kitts Marriott Resort & The Royal Beach Casino is pleased to announce the recent appointment of...

Hotel Guests Engaged During Stay 40% More Likely to Come Back

Hotel Guests Engaged During Stay 40% More Likely to Come Back

August 24, 2016

Local Measure, the leading location-based social media platform for hotels, today released the results of a 16 month study across 75 hotels and...

BTC Wins Prestigious National Hyatt PR & Marketing Award for the Third Consecutive Year

BTC Wins Prestigious National Hyatt PR & Marketing Award for the Third Consecutive Year

August 24, 2016

WAYNE, Pa. – (August 24, 2016) ­– BTC, an innovative hospitality public relations & marketing firm, has been presented with Hyatt’s...

Hotel AG Announces Recent Closings

Hotel AG Announces Recent Closings

August 24, 2016

ATLANTA – August 24, 2016 – Hotel AG announced today the firm has closed 16 hotel transactions since its last press release.  The transactions...

Hotel Defenders Releases Hotel Security and Back Office Services Solution

Hotel Defenders Releases Hotel Security and Back Office Services Solution

August 24, 2016

Hotel Defenders, LLC is introducing a solution that solves two long-standing and inter-related problems in the hospitality market: growing cyber security...

Redefining Modern American Cuisine

Redefining Modern American Cuisine

August 24, 2016

By Larry Mogelonsky, MBA, P. Eng. (www.lma.ca) When it comes to food, the United States of America has 50 states and 320 million people with clam chowder in...

Changing Relationship of Supervisors and Employees Revealed in Cornell Study

Changing Relationship of Supervisors and Employees Revealed in Cornell Study

August 24, 2016

Ithaca, NY, August 24, 2016 - Fairness is the beginning of a solid relationship between supervisors and employees, but other factors soon become more...

7 Trends for the Internet of Things in Hospitality

7 Trends for the Internet of Things in Hospitality

August 23, 2016

By: Jesse DePinto, Product Manager at Telkonet, Inc.   There is no doubt that the Internet of Things will impact the way we do business today. Intel...

Crescent Hotels & Resorts Assumes Management of Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort

Crescent Hotels & Resorts Assumes Management of Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort

August 24, 2016

Miami Beach, FL (August 24, 2016) – The Newport Beachside Hotel & Resort has announced a management agreement with Crescent Hotels & Resorts....

U.S. Citizen International Travel up Seven Percent in April 2016

U.S. Citizen International Travel up Seven Percent in April 2016

August 24, 2016

U.S. citizen outbound totaled 5.8 million travelers for the month and 22.9 million YTD 2016 Year-to-Date Travel up 10 Percent April 2016/2015...

Six Senses Con Dao Appoints Nicholas Juett as General Manager

Six Senses Con Dao Appoints Nicholas Juett as General Manager

August 24, 2016

CON DAO, Vietnam – August 24, 2016 – Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas has appointed Nicholas John Juett as general manager of Six Senses...

JQH Names Sanaida Goodner Director of Sales at Embassy Suites by Hilton Northwest Arkansas

JQH Names Sanaida Goodner Director of Sales at Embassy Suites by Hilton Northwest Arkansas

August 24, 2016

ROGERS, Ark. & SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- August 24, 2016 -- John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts (JQH) today announced that Sanaida Goodner is the new...

Hotel Crescent Court Appoints Saun Lightbourne as Director of Sales and Marketing

Hotel Crescent Court Appoints Saun Lightbourne as Director of Sales and Marketing

August 24, 2016

DALLAS, Aug. 24, 2016 -- The iconic Hotel Crescent Court – a 220-room luxury hotel capturing the heartbeat of Dallas' vibrant Uptown...

Rosewood Cordevalle Names Victor Manuel Palma as Executive Chef

Rosewood Cordevalle Names Victor Manuel Palma as Executive Chef

August 24, 2016

Victor Palma has been appointed executive chef of Rosewood CordeValle, one of the world’s leading golf resorts, located in San Martin, California. In his...

Davidson Hotels & Resorts Adds Hilton Garden Inn Carlsbad Beach To Portfolio

Davidson Hotels & Resorts Adds Hilton Garden Inn Carlsbad Beach To Portfolio

August 24, 2016

ATLANTA, Aug. 24, 2016 -- Davidson Hotels & Resorts announces the addition of the 161-room Hilton Garden Inn Carlsbad Beach, set amongst...

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