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AccorHotels Completes Its Acquisition of a 50% Stake in sbe Entertainment Group; Founder & CEO Sam Nazarian Will Control the Remaining 50%

AccorHotels | October 9, 2018

Through this partnership, AccorHotels' will pursue its strategy to expand its offering in the luxury lifestyle hospitality segment and its footprint in gateway cities across North America. This long-term investment will allow sbe to leverage AccorHotels' leading global hospitality platform while remaining an independent luxury lifestyle operator. sbe will continue to be led by its Founder and CEO Sam Nazarian as well as its expert management team while retaining its global headquarters in New York. Sébastien Bazin, Chairman & CEO, AccorHotels: Sébastien Bazin, Chairman & CEO, AccorHotels: "I am very proud of this u...

sbe Opens SLS Baha Mar Within $4.2 Billion Resort Destination in The Bahamas

sbe | December 4, 2017

MIAMI – December 4, 2017 – Introducing a new level of lifestyle hospitality to The Bahamas, the 299-room SLS Baha Mar hotel is now open within Baha Mar, the $4.2 billion beachfront resort destination in Nassau with an elite collection of global luxury brands set along 3,000 feet of sparkling white sand beach and crystal clear waters. "This is an exciting time for The Bahamas and our sbe team, as the international expansion of our SLS footprint is a huge step for the brand, along with the 11 additional SLS properties in the pipeline," says Sam Nazarian, Founder and CEO of sbe. "We are thrilled to open our doors at SLS Baha Ma...

sbe Signs 10 Global Hospitality Deals in North America, Latin America, and Middle East

sbe | October 20, 2017

NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2017 -- sbe, the leading lifestyle hospitality company that develops, manages and operates award-winning international hospitality brands, has confirmed another 10 deals to bring its hotels, residences, and restaurants to new territories in Latin America and the Middle East, through a mix of management and licensing agreements. Building on its already robust pipeline, the company stands to double its global hotel footprint by 2021. Additionally, an estimated 24 restaurants and lounges are going to be part of the new and existing hotel pipeline, further emphasizing the company's stance on offering a 360-degree expe...

sbe Opens Mondrian Doha in Qatar and Mondrian Park Avenue in New York

sbe | October 6, 2017

NEW YORK, Oct. 6, 2017 -- This week, sbe, the leading lifestyle hospitality company that develops, manages and operates award-winning international hospitality brands, welcomed their first guests to Mondrian Doha in Qatar and Mondrian Park Avenue in New York. Both properties opened their doors in two of the greatest cities in the world on the very same day. Sam Nazarian, founder and CEO of sbe, said: "Mondrian is a brand with international allure and we're thrilled to announce the openings in Doha and New York – two of the most dynamic and vibrant cities in the world. Mondrian is an extremely valuable brand to sbe and we ...

sbe in Advanced Discussions with Hakkasan Group for Potential Merger

sbe | March 22, 2017

NEW YORK, March 22, 2017 -- sbe, the leading lifestyle hospitality company that develops, manages and operates award-winning hospitality venues globally, today announced that it is in advanced discussions to merge Hakkasan Group into the sbe family. sbe Founder and CEO, Sam Nazarian stated, "sbe is in advanced discussions with Hakkasan Group regarding a potential merger. As currently contemplated, sbe would welcome Hakkasan's global portfolio of prestigious restaurants and best in class nightlife assets into sbe's international platform of lifestyle hospitality and entertainment assets to create the most dynamic hospitality...

sbe Announces Jorge Giannattasio as Chief Operating Officer

sbe | January 18, 2017

Former Starwood Chief of Latin American Joins Leading Global Lifestyle Hospitality Company to Spearhead Daily Operations LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18, 2017 -- sbe, the Los Angeles-based leading lifestyle hospitality company that develops, manages and operates award-winning hospitality venues globally, today announced that Jorge Giannattasio has joined as Chief Operating Officer. In his role, he will work closely with sbe Founder and CEO Sam Nazarian to oversee the daily operations across the sbe platform. "We are thrilled to welcome Jorge to sbe," stated Nazarian. "In December, we announced the acquisition of Morgans Hotel Group ...

sbe and Trillist to Develop SLS Atlanta Hotel & Residences Slated for Completion by Early 2019

sbe | June 10, 2016

ATLANTA, June 10, 2016 -- sbe, the Los Angeles-based leading lifestyle hospitality company that develops, manages and operates award-winning hospitality venues, announced plans to debut SLS Atlanta Hotel & Residences, strategically located in the epicenter of vibrant Midtown Atlanta. The mixed-use development will mark the first collaboration between sbe and Atlanta-based leading developer The Trillist Companies, Inc. Sam Nazarian, founder and CEO of sbe, and Scott L. Leventhal, co-founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Trillist, jointly made the announcement today. The development will break ground in early 2017 with com...

SBE Acquires Morgans Hotel Group for $794 Million in an All-Cash Transaction

SBE | May 10, 2016

SBE broadens portfolio to include 20 world-class lifestyle hotel properties and more than 90 world-renowned entertainment and food & beverage offerings Cain Hoy Enterprises to contribute to recapitalization; Yucaipa Companies to take significant equity stake in SBE Jonathan Goldstein and Ron Burkle to join Sam Nazarian on SBE Board of Directors LOS ANGELES, May 10, 2016 -- SBE today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Morgans Hotel Group in an all-cash transaction, a move that will further strengthen SBE's position as a global leader in lifestyle hospitality management, entertainment, food & beverage, and developmen...


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