Latest Hotel Industry News

Suman Julka appointed Director of Sales & Marketing at Hyatt Regency Gurgaon

2016-11-09 22:05:09 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

Prior to taking over this new role she was part of pre opening at Hyatt Regency Gurgaon as Director of Sales where she developed relationships with key accounts, exceeded sales goals, and established the property as a... Read more


Cornelia Koebele new Director of Sales & Marketing for Grand Hotel Kronenhof Pontresina and Kulm Hotel St. Moritz

2016-11-09 21:41:11 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

Koebele was most recently Director of Sales & Marketing at Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi and prior to that, she was Regional Director of Sales for Rosewood Hotels & Resorts in the Middle East. Read more


Erika Solano appointed Director of Lifestyle for Westin Grand Cayman

2016-11-09 21:41:01 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

Solano arrived at Westin Grand Cayman from The Walt Disney Company, where she most recently held the position of Assistant Cruise Director of Disney Cruise Lines. Read more



Asian investors pour money into Australia's hotel sector

2016-11-09 15:12:29 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

$550-million worth of the $600-million of Australian hotels sold in the third quarter of 2106 was acquired by Asian investors. Read more


Deutsche Hospitality Opens IntercityHotel Qingdao Marking Brand Debut in China

2016-11-09 13:18:36 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Frankfurt am Main, 9 November 2016 - Deutsche Hospitality has continued its international expansion plans by exporting one of its successful brands to China. The first IntercityHotel in China opened its doors in the... Read more


Azrof Properties Set to Open New 97-Room Courtyard by Marriott in Toldeo, Ohio

2016-11-09 13:07:50 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Toledo, OH – November 9, 2016 – Courtyard by Marriott Toledo-North is scheduled to open its doors in Toledo, Ohio on Wednesday, November 16, 2016. Featuring an innovative lobby space as well as... Read more



General Manager Lin Schatz Set to Welcome Guests to the New Andaz Mayakoba Resort Riviera Maya Opening in December

2016-11-09 12:54:17 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

RIVIERA MAYA, Mexico – November 9, 2016 – Hyatt Hotels Corporation is proud to announce the December 2016 opening of Andaz Mayakoba Resort Riviera Maya. An exciting addition to the internationally... Read more


Ian Schrager Opens The New 512-Room Sanya EDITION on Southern China’s Hainan Island

2016-11-09 12:22:43 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

NOVEMBER 9TH 2016 - Ian Schrager, the internationally renowned American hotel visionary, has the ability to innovate, rethink and redefine the hotel experience, which has been the hallmark of his exceptional career.... Read more





AccorHotels invests further in Europe's boutique market

2016-11-09 12:15:30 +0100 | Source: HotelManagement

AccorHotels is buying a 30-percent stake in Germany's 25hours Hotels for $39 million. Read more


DiamondRock Hospitality Reports Q3 2016 Net Income of $29.9 million, Up from $24.5 million in Q3 2015

2016-11-09 12:01:07 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

BETHESDA, Md., Nov. 9, 2016 -- DiamondRock Hospitality Company (the "Company") (NYSE: DRH), a lodging-focused real estate investment trust that owns a portfolio of 26 premium hotels in the United... Read more



HFTP Announces Forward-Thinking Keynote Speakers for Premier HITEC Amsterdam in March 2017

2016-11-09 11:51:27 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®), producer of the Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference (HITEC®), has secured two globally known, innovative thinkers for the inaugural... Read more


Lourdes Harkins Named Director of Human Resources for Doral Arrowwood, Rye Brook, New York, A Benchmark Resorts & Hotels Property

2016-11-09 11:36:13 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, November 2016 … BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, has named Lourdes Harkins as director of human resources for Doral Arrowwood.  The resort, located in Rye... Read more



KSL Capital Affiliate to Acquire Outrigger Hotels and Resorts

2016-11-09 10:33:07 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

November 8, 2016 New investor to infuse capital capacity, accelerate Outrigger’s growth plan Business to continue as usual; Company’s headquarters to remain in Honolulu Current management team to... Read more



Dow: Travel Industry Looks Forward to Working with Trump Administration

2016-11-09 10:09:25 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

WASHINGTON (November 9, 2016)—The U.S. travel community congratulated President-elect Donald J. Trump after most media outlets called the election in his favor Tuesday night. U.S. Travel Association President... Read more



FCS Raises Bar on Guest Request and Task Management Efficiency with General Availability Launch of e-Connect V3.1 and m-Connect V3.1

2016-11-09 09:25:03 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Latest versions of inter-department communication and job dispatch software benefit from new features designed to maximize efficiency and guest satisfaction   Singapore, 9 November, 2016 – FCS... Read more



2016 Phocuswright Conference: Top Picks for Presentations and Exhibitors | By Alan Young

2016-11-09 09:18:16 +0100 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The annual Phocuswright Conference has become the epicenter for travel innovation, providing an exceptional forum for global travel executives to discover and discuss the latest trends and opportunities reshaping the... Read more