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Wyndham Hotel Group Adds 200,000 Square Feet of Meeting Space to its nearly 8,000-Hotel Portfolio in 2016

2016-10-19 09:05:47 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Wyndham Hotel Group, the world's largest hotel company with nearly 8,000 hotels under 16 iconic brands, today announced the signing of the Dolce Washington Dulles, part of trailblazing meetings brand Dolce Hotels... Read more


Aloft Miami Dadeland Ribbon Cutting

2016-10-19 07:56:36 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Following the completion of a property-wide transformation of the Miami Dadeland hotel, the property celebrated the grand opening of the Aloft Miami Dadeland with an official ribbon cutting.  Read more


Committing to Excellence? | By Joshua M. Evans

2016-10-19 07:55:58 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

"Commit to Excellence" the poster reads. It was placed in the break room by a well meaning individual. The intention was to remind everyone to strive for the extraordinary. And why should't every... Read more


The Real Reason Airbnb is Eating into the Hotel Market Isn’t What You Think | By Alex Shashou

2016-10-19 07:41:20 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Why has the seemingly simple accommodations-sharing concept grown so quickly? The answer has a lot to do with Airbnb's platform approach. Read more


Asian Growth Accelerates As Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group Signs Radisson Red In Kuala Lumpur

2016-10-19 07:37:37 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the world's largest and most dynamic hotel groups, today announced at HICAP (Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific), the signing for Radisson RED Kuala Lumpur City Center... Read more


Clock Software introduces Clock Kiosk as part of its cloud hotel system

2016-10-19 07:13:56 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

There are no second chances with first impressions so it's important to get it right the first time. Check-in is one of the first things guests experience at the hotel and with their digitally dominated... Read more


Dubai's hotel supply surpasses 100,000 rooms

2016-10-19 07:05:04 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

The opening of the Hotel Westin Dubai Al Habtoor City last August with 1,004 rooms including 142 suites, pushes Dubai's hotel supply over the symbolic 100,000 room mark, making the Emirate one of the most... Read more


Loews Hotels Announces that Jonathan Tisch will Resume the Duties of CEO

2016-10-19 07:03:46 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

Loews Hotels announced today that Jonathan M. Tisch will resume the duties of CEO for the Company following the departure of Kirk Kinsell, effective immediately. Mr. Kinsell informed the Company of his decision to... Read more


How Hotel Marketers Can Win The Battle Against Online Travel Agencies | forbes.com

2016-10-19 07:00:09 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

When Marriott finally sealed their long-awaited $13B merger with Starwood Hotels & Resorts, most headlines framed it as the dawn of the world’s largest hotel operator. Those in the marketing industry, like myself,... Read more


ASFONA to Conduct First Board of Directors Meeting Following Marriott-Starwood Closing

2016-10-19 06:59:15 +0200 | Source: Hospitalitynet

ASFONA (Association of Starwood Franchisees & Owners – North America) has announced that it has scheduled the organization's first Board of Directors meeting following the recent closing of the acquisition of... Read more