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Hospitality Social Media Marketing News - January 17, 2019 Issue

2019-01-17 18:41:43 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Happy 2019, everyone! As we move into the new year, its time to take a look at our social media strategies to assess whats working and how we can better connect with our guests. This includes assessing all the new... Read more


Construction Underway at Hilton Dual-Brand Hotel Project in Downtown Denver

2019-01-17 18:16:20 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The dual-brand property broke ground in November 2017 and will feature both a Tru by Hilton and a Home2 Suites by Hilton. Read more


430 Room Hilton Guangzhou Science City Hotel Opens in China

2019-01-17 18:05:21 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The eight-story, 430-room full-service hotel is just minutes from downtown Guangzhou Science City and the world-class Baoneng International Sports Arena. Read more


Park Inn by Radisson Quito Opens in Ecuador

2019-01-17 17:13:14 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Park Inn by Radisson announced the opening of Park Inn by Radisson Quito, Ecuador following an extensive $4.5 million renovation, which included upgrades and a fresh new design throughout the entire hotel. Read more



Canadian Hotel Occupancy Down 6.9 Percent to 46.4 Percent For Week Ending 12 January 2019

2019-01-17 16:53:57 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Revenue per available room down 7.7 Percent to CAD64.82 Read more


Domino's Pizza App Must Be Accessible to Blind People - BBC

2019-01-16 20:28:05 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Domino's Pizza has been told its website and app must be made fully accessible to blind people, after losing a legal case in the US. Read more


5 Examples of Hotel Website Innovation

2019-01-16 19:51:12 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Today we want to share a few real-world examples of recent collaborations with our clients that have led to exciting hotel website innovations. Read more


Naples Hotel Group Breaks Ground on Fairfield Inn & Suites in Riverview, FL

2019-01-16 19:38:09 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The site is located within a mile of I-75, the major highway along the west coast of Florida. Downtown Tampa is 12 miles to the NW via US-302 and the Selmon Expressway Read more


5 Minute Guide To Making A Killer Promo Video

2019-01-16 19:02:28 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Creating videos (or a series of them) to tell your story are a no-brainer; particularly catchy, promo videos. But how exactly do you move from wanting a killer promo video to scripting and producing one? Lets take a... Read more


RIU Hotels Announces $100 Million Toronto Hotel for 2021

2019-01-16 18:51:23 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

RIU Hotels & Resorts has announced the construction of a hotel in its Riu Plaza urban line, in Toronto, the largest city in Canada and the cultural, business and financial centre of the country. Read more


Hopper, Google AI, Hilton & Lufthansa Confirmed for Travel's First Dedicated AI and Analytics Summit

2019-01-16 17:59:21 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Silicon Valley is set to unite for the first time with travel's analytics, marketing and pricing community to crack an AI strategy that unleashes loyalty. Read more


Pam Fredel Named Vice President Asset and Relationship Management for Hilton Grand Vacations

2019-01-16 17:30:13 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE:HGV) announces the promotion of Pam Fredel to vice president, asset and relationship management. In her new role, Fredel helps HGVs development team integrate resources and enhance... Read more


Tru by Hilton Jacksonville St. Johns Town Center Hotel Opens in Florida

2019-01-16 17:28:27 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The 98-room hotel, located at 4640 Tropea Way, is owned and managed by Kana Hotel Group and located in the St. Johns Town Center and near the University of North Florida. Read more


Steve Callender Named Senior Vice President of Eastern Regional Operations for Eldorado Resorts

2019-01-16 17:24:31 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Jason L. Gregorec to Succeed Steve Callender as Vice President and General Manager of Tropicana Casino and Resort, Atlantic City Read more


Marriott International Announces New Brand Name Of Its Loyalty Program

2019-01-16 17:08:52 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Marriott International today unveiled Marriott Bonvoy, the new loyalty brand replacing the current loyalty brands - Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG). Read more


Delta Hotels by Marriott Dallas Allen & Watters Creek Convention Center Opens

2019-01-16 17:04:16 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

The first of the Delta Hotels brand in the DFW area and the first new build in North America, the Delta Hotels by Marriott Dallas Allen & Watters Creek Convention Center features 90,000 square feet of convention,... Read more


Kennedy Wilson Sells the Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe for $120 Million

2019-01-16 16:58:48 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Company also sells hotel portfolio in the United Kingdom for $54 million Read more


Staybridge Suites London - Heathrow Bath Road Hotel Opens

2019-01-16 16:55:17 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Staybridge Suites London- Heathrow Bath Road has 145 studio rooms and 45 one-bedroom suites that are all equipped with a fully-fitted kitchen. Read more


Gartner Recognizes Hotelogix As a 'Frontrunner' in the Hotel Management Software Category

2019-01-16 16:44:02 +0100 | Source: Hotel News Resource

Hotelogix has been again named as a FrontRunner by Gartner in its December 2018 report. This makes Hotelogix one of the top 4 hotel management systems, ahead of over 200 hotel PMS vendors analyzed. Read more