Latest Hotel Industry News

IHG announces acquisition of majority stake in Regent Hotels & Resorts

2018-03-16 08:06:44 +0100 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has recently announced that it has agreed to acquire a 51% stake in Regent Hotels and Resorts for USD 39 mn in cash. IHG will have the right to acquire the remaining 49% interest in... Read more

GOCO Hospitality and Space Cycle enter investment agreement for international expansion

2018-03-16 07:20:45 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

GOCO Hospitality, a leading international wellness consultancy, development and management company, has entered into a long-term strategic partnership with Space Cycle.@GOCO Read more

Cygnett hosts annual workshop 'Momentum 2018' in Nepal

2018-03-16 06:52:53 +0100 | Source: Hospitality Biz India

Cygnett Hotels & Resorts, India's organised the annual workshop 'MOMENTUM 2018' at Cygnett Inn Krishna, Nepal, to discuss the expectations of the brand in the hospitality industry. The threeday event... Read more

SiteMinder awarded gold Top hotel Star award for market leading contribution to hotel revenue

2018-03-16 05:28:54 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

The value of revenue growth to an industry rife with increasing competition has this week been recognized at the 2018 Top hotel Star Awards held in Hamburg, Germany.@Siteminder Read more

Paul Nicholson named Head Chef of The Lake Edge Restaurant at Storrs Hall

2018-03-16 05:06:16 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

 Storrs Hall in the Lake District welcomes Head Chef, Paul Nicholson to The Lake Edge Restaurant. @StorrsHall Read more

Inspiring the next generation

2018-03-16 02:54:59 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

Edge School Hotel has launched ‘My Hospitality Life’ – a national campaign that aims to make a career in hospitality or hotel management more attractive to young people. @EdgeHotelSchool Read more

Le Meridien to open in Sihanoukville, Cambodia

2018-03-16 01:21:38 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

Cambodian real estate company, the Grand Lion Group has recently inked a deal with Marriott International, Inc., to manage and operate a new hotel in the stunning coastal city of Sihanoukville, located in Cambodia’s... Read more

Millennial and GenZ travellers spending more, experiencing life as a local

2018-03-16 01:01:17 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

Forget clubbing, couch-surfing, and selfie sticks. The 2018 ITB Berlin Youth Travel Hall (4.1) showed off what the youth travel market is really about - experiential and immersive travel for key players in tourism for... Read more

Autograph Collection Hotels to debut in Belize

2018-03-16 00:07:40 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

Following multi-million dollar conversion & expansion, Alaia will emerge as a boutique all-villa resort with exquisite residences in 2020. @Autograph Read more

Rex Loh named Cluster Director of Sales and Marketing at JW Marriott Singapore South Beach

2018-03-16 00:03:50 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

JW Marriott Singapore South Beach is proud to announce the appointment of Mr Rex Loh as its new Cluster Director of Sales & Marketing. @JWMarriottSG Read more

Big issues in hospitality: leadership, culture and recruitment

2018-03-15 23:20:41 +0100 | Source: EHotelier

There is a genuine opportunity for change if hoteliers understand the need for change and also start to think differently about both their customers and their own teams/cultures. Read more

Beekeeper App Announced HTNG's 2018 TechOvation Award Winner

2018-03-15 21:14:55 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Beekeeper is a digital workplace app where operational systems and communication channels live within one secure, intuitive platform. Beekeeper connects desk and non-desk employees across locations and departments in... Read more

Siddharth Narang Named Chief Development Officer for Sbe

2018-03-15 21:03:12 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Sid will play a key strategic role at sbe, driving sbe's development pipeline, real estate investments and growth globally. He and his team will partner with owners and developers to grow sbe's footprint in... Read more

AAA Survey Reveals an Estimated 88 Million Americans Will Take Family Trips This Year

2018-03-15 20:42:43 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Led by millennials, some 88 million Americans plan to take family vacations this year. According to the latest research from AAA Travel, 44 percent of millennials are planning a family getaway, more than members of... Read more

Traveler Sentiment on the Rise After Decline in the First Half of 2017

2018-03-15 20:28:44 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Orlando, Fla. (March 15,2018) – After displaying a five point decrease from first quarter 2016 to first quarter 2017, Traveler Sentiment has increased one point from last year. Travel intentions are similar to... Read more

BENCHMARK® Names David Nadolny Director of Finance for High Hampton Resort in Cashiers, NC

2018-03-15 20:12:44 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

The Woodlands (Houston), Texas, March 2018… BENCHMARK®, a global hospitality company, has named David Nadolny director of finance for High Hampton Resort.  The... Read more

Mark Goodwin Promoted to Director of Sales, Catering and Conference Services for The Sea Pines Resort

2018-03-15 20:01:23 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

Hilton Head Island, S.C. (March 15, 2018) – Mark Goodwin has been promoted to Director of Sales, Catering and Conference Services at The Sea Pines Resort. Goodwin joined The Sea Pines Resort in 2011 as Senior... Read more

Chesapeake Hospitality Promotes Mark Williams to Regional Vice President of Operations

2018-03-15 19:55:28 +0100 | Source: Hotel Online

GREENBELT, Md., March 15, 2018 – Chesapeake Hospitality, a dynamic third-party hotel management company, announced today it has promoted Mark Williams to regional vice president of operations. Kim Sims,... Read more

Gebhard Rainer Named CEO for Sandals Resorts

2018-03-15 19:53:34 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Reporting directly to the Chairman and Deputy Chairman, Rainer is an accomplished and highly-regarded hospitality executive with global operations and international finance experience, notably with Hyatt Hotels... Read more

HNA's Hilton Spinoff Purge Sparks Talk of What's Next on Block - Bloomberg

2018-03-15 19:50:31 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Is Hilton Worldwide Next on the Block for Chinas Cash-Hungry HNA? Read more