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Rich Graviss, Veeba, Hotel Needs India among the Excellence in Display winners at AAHAR 2018

2018-03-17 11:16:09 +0100 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Marking the conclusion of the fiveday annual international food and hospitality exhibition, AAHAR 2018, India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) presented the Excellence in Display awards for the best participating... Read more

Revisiting Chat Apps: What Messaging Platforms Are Best for Your Hotel?

2018-03-16 19:02:06 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

By Nancy Huang Messaging platforms are fast becoming the new way for businesses to interact with customers. When communicating with brands, 54% of US social media users say they prefer messaging platforms to email,... Read more

Oklahoma Hotel and Lodging Association Honors Outstanding Lodging Employees and Properties

2018-03-16 18:49:54 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

March 16, 2018 - The Annual Stars of the Industry Awards was held at the Embassy Suites Norman Hotel & Conference Center in January. This program, presented by the Oklahoma Hotel & Lodging Association, is designed to... Read more

MKP Management Opens TownePlace Suites by Marriott Lexington Keeneland/Airport in Kentucky

2018-03-16 18:37:44 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Lexington, KY – March 16, 2018 – Get ready to be real and be you on long stays. Marriott International’s TownePlace Suites by Marriott Lexington Keeneland/Airport will open for business today. On... Read more

PM Hotel Group, BPG and Federal Realty Open Canopy by Hilton Washington D.C., Bethesda North

2018-03-16 18:23:33 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

WASHINGTON, D.C. and MCLEAN, Va. – March 16,  2018 – Today, Canopy by Hilton, Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) lifestyle hotel brand, alongside PM Hotel Group, a leading, national hotel management... Read more

Steigenberger Hotels Appoints Gabriele Maessen General Manager of Berlin’s Steigenberger Hotel am Kanzleramt and Area General Manager for East Region

2018-03-16 17:54:42 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Frankfurt am Main, March 16, 2018 - Gabriele Maessen will take over the reins at the Steigenberger Hotel am Kanzleramt in Berlin with effect from April 2018. She will also be responsible for Steigenberger Hotels in... Read more

Hotel Brokers International Elects Board of Directors for 2018-19

2018-03-16 17:43:50 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hotel Brokers International, the real estate industrys oldest, most experienced network of hotel broker specialist, announces the election of their 2018-19 Board of Directors. The HBI Board, comprised of eleven... Read more

France’s Maison Heler Metz Joins Hilton’s Curio Collection

2018-03-16 17:40:26 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

CANNES, France - March 16, 2018 - Metz Mayor Dominique Gros, internationally acclaimed creator Philippe Starck and Hilton unveiled plans for the distinctive, Maison Heler Metz, Curio Collection by Hilton. The 14-story... Read more

U.S. Job Openings Rise to a High of 6.3 Million in Jan; Annual Hires and Quits Rise In 2017

2018-03-16 17:31:13 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Job openings increased to a new high of 6.3 million on the last business day of January 2018. Over the month, hires and separations were little changed at 5.6 million and 5.4 million, respectively. Annual levels and... Read more

Omni Hotels & Resorts Promotes Peter Strebel to President

2018-03-16 17:27:17 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

DALLAS (March 16, 2018) — Omni Hotels & Resorts announced the promotion of Peter Strebel, a 30-year-plus veteran of the hospitality industry, to president effective immediately. The former chief marketing... Read more

'Optimistic with a hint of caution' was the sentiment at IHIF 2018

2018-03-16 17:24:33 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

BERLIN -- Last week, over 2,300 delegates from over 80 countries gathered at the InterContinental Hotel in Berlin for the International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF). This marked the largest delegation in the events... Read more

New York City’s Park South Hotel Appoints Justin Kellerman as General Manager

2018-03-16 17:21:31 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

New York, New York - (March 16, 2018) – Park South Hotel, Joie de Vivre’s recently-added, second boutique property in New York, announces the appointment of Justin Kellerman to the role of General Manager.... Read more

Fih Announces Strategic Alliance With Ihg

2018-03-16 17:12:17 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Formosa International Hotels Corporation (FIH) today announces that it has formalized a joint venture agreement with InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) to accelerate the international expansion of Regent Hotels &... Read more

Westin Hotels & Resorts Reveals The Next Industry First Focused On Improving The Well-Being Of The World

2018-03-16 16:57:49 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Westin Hotels & Resorts today announced the launch of Project Rise: ThreadForward, an unprecedented sustainability program that collects, processes and reweaves hotel bed linens transforming them into thousands of... Read more

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Lawrence, KS Opens

2018-03-16 16:46:16 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson announced the opening of Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Lawrence, KS located at 2176 East 23rd Street. Read more

BENCHMARK® Names Tifani Fox Director of Finance for Snow King Resort, Jackson, WY

2018-03-16 16:17:50 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, March 2018 … BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, has appointed Tifani Fox director of finance for Snow King Resort, a Benchmark Resorts &... Read more

Santo Maris Oia Luxury Suites & Spa, the First Certified 'Boutique Hotel' in Greece by the Hellenic Chamber of Hotels

2018-03-16 16:14:27 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The designation as a 'Boutique Hotel' was preceded by the recognition of the particular architectural and decorative design concept of Santo Maris Oia Luxury Suites & Spa. The determination was made by a... Read more

STR: U.S. hotel results for week ending 10 March

2018-03-16 15:52:33 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

HENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee -- The U.S. hotel industry reported positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of 4-10 March 2018, according to data from STR. In comparison with the... Read more

The Hottest Attendee List in Digital Travel - All Set to Convene in Hotel Nikko San Francisco on April 9 - 10 2018

2018-03-16 15:43:39 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

EyeforTravel have put together a summit - the San Francisco Digital Summit 2018 (April 9 - 10), which will unite leading players from the travel market including hotels, airlines, OTAs and metasearch companies, travel... Read more

Why do we go to industry events and conventions? | By John Hogan

2018-03-16 15:38:50 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

This quote from lodging pioneer Conrad Hilton says it all: we all make some mistakes along the way, but the successful people do not let that disturb their plans to continue to improve.As I was looking earlier this... Read more