Latest Hotel Industry News

Heineken seeks legal opinion on Vijay Mallya─held United Breweries chairmanship

2018-07-17 07:11:22 +0200 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

World's largest beer maker Heineken NV, the majority partner of United Breweries with Vijay Mallya, is understood to have sought legal opinion over its right to appoint a chairman at the Indian company, top... Read more


Sean M. Mahone Named Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for RLJ Lodging Trust

2018-07-16 22:50:51 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE: RLJ) today announced that Sean M. Mahoney will join the Company as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, effective August 1, 2018. Mr. Mahoney will report directly... Read more


Golden Entertainment Acquires 2,150 Hotel Room Portfolio

2018-07-16 22:49:06 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Golden Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: GDEN) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Marnell Gaming LLC, to acquire the Edgewater Hotel & Casino Resort and the Colorado Belle Hotel & Casino... Read more


Radisson Hotel Panama Canal Opens

2018-07-16 22:42:45 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The hotel has a prime location in Panama City with breathtaking views of the Panama Canal, along with being just minutes away from Albrook International Airport. It is also within walking distance to the Amador... Read more


Florida Court Rulings Bolster Aimco Claims, Deny Airbnb Motion for Dismissal

2018-07-16 22:37:53 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The Miami-Dade 11th Circuit Court last week denied Airbnb's multiple motions to dismiss the lawsuit launched by three subsidiaries of Apartment Investment and Management Company (Aimco) and cleared the way for... Read more


5 Global Advertising Trends Every Marketer Should Watch - MDG Advertising

2018-07-16 22:16:27 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Most marketers know that the advertising landscape is changing--but how? Are digital channels growing quickly? Will ad spend growth increase? What formats are on the rise?To find out, the team at MDG Advertising... Read more


The InterContinental Brand Returning to the Sri Lankan Capital In 2019

2018-07-16 21:50:05 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Due to open in 2019, InterContinental Colombo will feature 307 rooms including 47 suites. T Read more


Jason Rodgers Named Hotel Manager for Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay

2018-07-16 21:20:36 +0200 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Four Seasons Hotel Bahrain Bay announces the appointment of Jason Rodgers as Hotel Manager of the hotel that recently transformed into a fully-fledged island resort with the addition of The Four Seasons Beach. Read more


RLJ Lodging Trust Completes Sale of 205-Room Embassy Suites Napa Valley for $102 Million ($498K Per Key)

2018-07-16 21:02:42 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

BETHESDA, Md.--RLJ Lodging Trust (the “Company”) (NYSE: RLJ) today announced that the Company has closed on the sale of the 205-room Embassy Suites Napa Valley (“Embassy Suites Napa”) for... Read more


NAVIS Reveals Strategies for Maximizing Peak Season Revenue

2018-07-16 20:55:49 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Peak Season Success Program helps hotels leverage NAVIS sales performance technology, best practices to drive profits during peak season and fill demand year round BEND, Ore.  (July 16, 2018) – NAVIS, the... Read more


RLJ Lodging Trust Names Sean M. Mahoney Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

2018-07-16 20:51:36 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

BETHESDA, Md.--RLJ Lodging Trust (the “Company”) (NYSE: RLJ) today announced that Sean M. Mahoney will join the Company as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, effective August... Read more


Dual Performance Review: Reporting to Your Owners & Guests

2018-07-16 20:42:46 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Kokua Hospitality has extensive experience in hotel and resort management, purchasing, finance, and ever-evolving information technology. We spoke with Kokua Hospitality President Kirk Pederson about the constant... Read more


Hotel Equities Opens 96-Room TownePlace Suites by Marriott in Mesquite, Texas

2018-07-16 20:36:30 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Atlanta, GA – July 16, 2018 – Hotel Equities (HE) announced the official opening of the new TownePlace Suites by Marriott-Dallas/Mesquite.  The all-suite hotel owned by Profound Hotel Group, LLC is... Read more


Park Hotels & Resorts Completes $9 Million Transformation of Hilton Short Hills in New Jersey

2018-07-16 20:27:38 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

SHORT HILLS, NJ - Hilton Short Hills, a AAA Four Diamond-rated property part of Hilton Hotels and Resort’s fast-growing global portfolio of upscale, full-service hotels, just placed the finishing... Read more


Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa Appoints New Executive Chef Lee Guidry

2018-07-16 20:18:18 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

SOUTH WALTON, Fla. (July 16, 2018) – Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa, the largest full-service beachfront resort hotel on Northwest Florida’s Gulf Coast, has appointed Lee Guidry as the new... Read more


IHG Signs With Pearl Grand Tower Hotel for InterContinental® Colombo Slated for 2019 Opening in Sri Lanka

2018-07-16 20:13:53 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

India ,16th July 2018: InterContinental Hotels Group® (IHG), one of world’s leading hotel companies, has signed a management agreement with Pearl Grand Tower Hotel (Private) Limited, to bring back the... Read more


New Castle Hotels & Resort Celebrates Topping-Off of Dual-Branded Marriott/Residence Inn in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

2018-07-16 20:06:33 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

SHELTON, Conn. -- (July 16, 2017)—Pouring the final slab of rooftop concrete, officials of New Castle Hotels & Resorts, a leading hotel owner, operator and developer, along with Southwest Properties of Halifax,... Read more


Epelboim Development Group Breaks Ground on 259-Room Tru by Hilton in Orlando, Florida

2018-07-16 20:00:36 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

ORLANDO, Fla.--Hilton and Epelboim Development Group today broke ground on a new Tru by Hilton property located in Orlando, Florida. Dignitaries, executives and other key individuals who were... Read more


RLH Corporation Closes Sale of Red Lion Hotel Port Angeles for $19.5 Million

2018-07-16 19:42:59 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

DENVER (July 16, 2018) — RLH Corporation (NYSE:RLH) announced the sale of Red Lion Hotel Port Angeles, for $19.5 million. The hotel is the eighth of 11 hotels being marketed for sale previously... Read more


Radisson Hotel Group Appoints Kristen Richter as Vice President of Revenue Optimization for the Americas

2018-07-16 19:35:08 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Minneapolis (July 16, 2018) - Radisson Hotel Group today announced the appointment of Kristen Richter as Vice President of Revenue Optimization in the Americas. In this role, Richter will drive the overall Revenue... Read more