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IHG Partners With Ho Tram Project for Two Hotels on Vietnam’s Ho Tram Strip

IHG | November 12, 2019

IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, signed agreements with Ho Tram Project Company Limited (HTP) to rebrand The Grand Ho Tram at the Ho Tram Strip integrated resort to InterContinental Grand Ho Tram within a year after refurbishments. A new build Holiday Inn Resort Ho Tram Beach will also open in 2020. The signing reinforces IHG’s growth in resort locations in Vietnam, and strengthens its presence in the region. Serena Lim, Vice President, Development for IHG South East Asia & Korea, commented: “This signing marks a new milestone in our growth in Vietnam, as we welcome our first Holida...

Renaissance Dallas Hotel Appoints Bridget Denby as Director of Sales and Marketing

Renaissance Dallas Hotel | November 12, 2019

DALLAS - November 12, 2019 – The Renaissance Dallas Hotel announces it has appointed Bridget Denby as Director of Sales and Marketing. Denby brings more than 15 years of sales and service management experience within major hotel and restaurant operations to the Renaissance Dallas Hotel, located downtown adjacent to the Dallas Market Center and minutes away from the industrial-chic Design District. Most recently, Denby served as Director of Sales of the Dallas/Fort Worth Market for Marriott International, where she was responsible for immediate supervision of the DFW market large group sellers and two group and catering sales leaders, as...

CoralTree Hospitality Appoints Lisa Josoff as Global Sales Director

CoralTree Hospitality Group | November 12, 2019

DENVER – November 12, 2019 – Andre Fournier, executive vice president sales, marketing, revenue for CoralTree Hospitality Group, today announced that Lisa Josoff has been hired as a global sales director rounding out the company’s global sales team. In addition to Josoff, Julie Tenge and Allison Sayer form the global sales team. The program was established to create brand ambassadors for the properties at industry events and provide meeting planners with one main point contact to accelerate the planning process. The GSO team ultimately creates a seamless and cohesive booking process for customers at CoralTree’s collection of hotels an...

Embassy Suites by Hilton South Bend at Notre Dame Appoints Wesley Clark as General Manager

Embassy Suites by Hilton | November 12, 2019

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — November 12, 2019 — Embassy Suites by Hilton South Bend at Notre Dame, today announced the appointment of the hotel’s new general manager, Wesley Clark. The hotel is owned by a joint venture involving Kite Realty Group Trust (NYSE: KRG) and managed by Hilton Management Services. Embassy Suites by Hilton is a global brand of upscale, all-suite hotels from Hilton (NYSE: HLT). In his new role, Clark will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the 164 all-suite property including guest services, hotel administration and marketing efforts. A 13-year hospitality veteran and team member with Hil...

Hilton Signs With M&L Hospitality for New 244-Room Hilton Melbourne Little Queen Street in Australia

M&L Hospitality | November 12, 2019

SYDNEY and MCLEAN, VA - Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the signing of Hilton Melbourne Little Queen Street, adding to Hilton Hotels & Resorts’ portfolio of 106 world-class properties in the Asia Pacific region. Under a management agreement with M&L Hospitality, Hilton will manage the 244-room new-build hotel. Centrally located on the corner of Little Queen Street and Bourke Street in Melbourne’s CBD, the new Hilton Melbourne Little Queen Street will be situated between the developing Docklands precinct and the established “Paris end” of Melbourne, making it an ideal location for both corporate and leisure travellers. ...

JMJ Development Bringing Mandarin Oriental Hotel and Resdiences to Dallas, Texas

JMJ Development | November 12, 2019

Dallas, November 12, 2019 -- JMJ Development has announced that it will be the developer and owner of a luxury hotel in Dallas, Texas which will be managed by the prestigious Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group. The project, which will also feature branded residences, is scheduled to open in 2022. The new development will comprise a 25-story mixed-use tower located in the exclusive Turtle Creek neighborhood, one of Dallas’s wealthiest and most attractive neighborhoods. The project is within close proximity to the central business district and a number of cultural attractions including the Dallas Theatre Centre and Arts District. The hotel will...

LHM Canada Breaks Ground on Holiday Inn Express & Suites – Toronto Airport South

Holiday Inn Express | November 12, 2019

Toronto, Ontario (November 12, 2019) – LHM Canada Inc. broke ground today on a new 120-room Holiday Inn Express & Suites hotel in the Toronto Pearson International Airport area. The new hotel will be called, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites – Toronto Airport South. LHM Canada has had a long history with the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) and has developed and managed several other IHG branded hotels over the years. The hotel is slated to open in the fourth quarter of 2020. InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is the parent company of the Holiday Inn Express brand. The hotel ...

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust Publishes Inaugural ESG Report

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust | November 12, 2019

BETHESDA, Md. --Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE: PEB) (the “Company”), the leading owner of urban and resort lifestyle hotels, today announced that it published its inaugural Environmental, Social & Governance (“ESG”) report covering the Company’s ESG performance in 2018 and its commitment to environmentally sustainable business practices and social responsibility to its employees and other stakeholders. “As a leader in the hotel industry, we recognize the important role that our hotels and resorts serve in our environment and communities,” said Jon E. Bortz, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Pebblebrook Ho...

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