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FelCor Sells the 223-room Embassy Suites Baton Rouge in Louisiana
August 29, 2013
IRVING, Texas, August 29, 2013 - FelCor Lodging Trust Incorporated (NYSE: FCH) today announced that it has sold the 223-room Embassy Suites hotel in Baton...
Same-Sex Marriage a Tourism Boost? Santa Fe, New Mexico Plans to Make it So
Kiera Hay | Albuquerque Journal, N.M. | August 29, 2013
Aug. 29--Just a few days after gay marriage became legal in Santa Fe, the local tourism industry is already looking at ways to capitalize on the opportunity....
Ellicott Development Opens the 120-room Wyndham Garden Hotel in Amherst, New York
Samantha Maziarz Christmann | The Buffalo News, N.Y. | August 29, 2013
Aug. 29--Like it or not, Ellicott Development Co.'s controversial mixed use project on Main Street in Amherst is officially open for business.
The Kessler Collection Proposes 60 to 70-room Boutique Hotel for Healdsburg, California
Clark Mason | The Press Democrat, Santa Rosa, Calif. | August 29, 2013
Aug. 29--A private parking lot just south of the Healdsburg Plaza is targeted as the site for a new boutique hotel, adding more upscale lodging to the popular...
Wave of Lodging Deals in the Works for Olympia, WA Including the Sale and Re-branding for Two Hotels
Rolf Boone | The Olympian (Olympia, Wash.) | August 29, 2013
Aug. 29--Two downtown Olympia hotels on Capitol Way -- the Governor Hotel and the Capitol Plaza Hotel -- could soon be sold and operated under different...
Bismarck, ND Planners Back Plan for Hotel for Hospitality Program at United Tribes Technical College
LeAnn Eckroth | The Bismarck Tribune, N.D. | August 29, 2013
Aug. 29--BISMARCK, N.D. --The Bismarck Planning and Zoning Commission Wednesday decided to recommend that 8.44 acres of property on the northwest campus of...
Work Expected to Begin for $17.7 Million, 142-room Silver Slipper Casino Hotel in Mississippi
Mary Perez | The Sun Herald | August 29, 2013
Aug. 29--WAVELAND -- Full House Resorts, parent company of Silver Slipper Casino in Hancock County, said it has closed on a $10 million loan to build a hotel...
Spanish Hotel Major Selects eRevMax to Optimize Online Sales Potential
August 28, 2013
Two H10 Properties Select RateTiger for Managing Third Party Channels
London, 28 August, 2013: H10 Hotels, one of the largest hotel groups in Spain, has...
Jennifer Byerly Hired as Director of Sales for the 104-room Residence Inn - Columbus/Worthington, OH
SAINT LOUIS, MO, August 28, 2013 - St. Louis-based hotel owner, operator and developer, Midas Hospitality announces the hiring of Jennifer Byerly, Director of...
Nicole Heaney Appointed Chef of Mii Amo, A Destination Spa in Sedona, Arizona
SEDONA, Arizona (August 28, 2013) -- Mii amo, which was named #1 Destination Spa in North America in the 2013 Readers' Choice survey of Top Spas by Condé Nast...
Owner, Big Red Hotel II, Opens the 104-room Hilton Garden Inn Lincoln Downtown/Haymarket in Nebraska
LINCOLN, Neb. - August 28, 2013 - Hilton Garden Inn® the award-winning brand of upscale, yet affordable hotels, announced the opening of the 104 room Hilton...
Lorenzo Chan Named as General Manager for the 200-key Royal Hideaway Playacar in Riviera Maya, MX
Madrid, August 28, 2013 - Occidental Hotels & Resorts is proud to announce the appointment of Lorenzo Chan as the General Manager of the original adults-only...
Hersha Hospitality Trust Names Sandra Cardona as Vice President of Development & Capital Planning
Philadelphia - August 28, 2013 - Hersha Hospitality Trust (HT), owner of upscale hotels in urban gateway markets, announced today that Sandra Cardona was...
Minnesota’s 265-room Courtyard Minneapolis Downtown is Set to Open on September 1, 2013
Minneapolis, Minnesota - August 28, 2013 - Courtyard by Marriott is rolling out its innovative lobby and room design in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This is the...
Room Service More than a Revenue Generator
by David J. Sangree, MAI, CPA, ISHC
as published by Hotel News Now, August 2013Thinking about that breakfast you just ordered at your hotel, delivered to...
Hotel Indigo to Debut in Finland with the 2015 Opening of 120-room Hotel Indigo Helsinki - Boulevard
August 28, 2013 - InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) one of the world’s largest hotel companies, is delighted to announced the signing of its first Hotel...
The 175-room Courtyard by Marriott Pune Chakan Opens in India
Pune - August 28, 2013 - A renowned automobile and manufacturing hub in Pune, Chakan now, has its first International business hotel with the launch of...
Pacifica Hotels Closes Iconic CA Marina Del Rey Hotel to Begin $20 Million Renovation
Plans Spring 2014 Reopening
Marina del Rey, CA (August 28, 2013) - Pacifica Hotels, California's largest owner and operator of boutique hotels, announced today...
Construction of the 194-room Embassy Suites Oklahoma City Begins in Oklahoma
MCLEAN, Va. - August 28, 2013 - Hilton Worldwide today announced the recent groundbreaking with an Oklahoma City-based partnership to bring its full...
Hotel & Resort Digital Marketing Budgets: Avoid the Headaches & Get it Right! – Part 2 of 3
By: William Bellis III, Senior Corporate Marketing Manager at Vizergy®, with contributions from Joe Hyman, President & CEO, and Paul Fraser, Director of...