Latest Hotel Industry News

Latin American Giant TOTVS Signs on as SiteMinder’s 250th PMS Connectivity Partner

2018-09-25 19:12:38 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Dallas, USA – The largest enterprise technology company in Latin America, TOTVS, has entered into a partnership with SiteMinder to become the 250th property management system (PMS) provider that will connect... Read more


Driftwood Acquisitions and Development Breaks Ground on New Canopy by Hilton in Tempe, Arizona

2018-09-25 19:09:58 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Coral Gables, Fla. – September 25, 2018 – Driftwood Acquisitions & Development (DAD) celebrated the groundbreaking of the Canopy by Hilton, Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) lifestyle hotel brand, yesterday in... Read more


Casacuberta Partners with IHG to Bring First Kimpton Hotel to Spain

2018-09-25 19:04:04 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group®) will soon be launching its unique heartfelt luxury approach in Spain, with the opening of Kimpton Barcelona in the second half of 2019. The first hotel for the brand in... Read more


Host Hotels & Resorts Sells the New York Marriott Marquis Retail and Closes of the Sale of the W New York – Union Square

2018-09-25 18:59:37 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 24, 2018  -- Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: HST), the nation’s largest lodging real estate investment trust (the "Company"), today announced that it sold the New York... Read more


GJP Hotel & Resorts Invests in Infor Software

2018-09-25 18:27:21 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Infor EzRMS Helps Hotel Group Drive Revenue NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2018 -- Infor, a leading provider of industry-specific cloud applications, announced that GJP Hotel & Resorts Group is implementing Infor®... Read more


Takeaways From the 2018 Guest Experience Assessment Report: Better Alignment of Tech & Value for Guests

2018-09-25 17:55:33 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

By Jos Schaap CEO and Founder - StayNTouch The relationship between hospitality and technology is ever-evolving as the demands of the modern guest continue to redefine the industry landscape. With the on-going need... Read more


Aston Waikiki Circle Hotel Goes All-In With Knowcross

2018-09-25 16:49:15 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Global leader in hospitality technology adds the much-sought-after jewel in Waikiki to its client roster Washington D.C., September 25th 2018 - KNOWCROSS, the preferred service quality management platform of the... Read more


BirchStreet’s New Executive Hires, CCO Paul Rantilla and CFO Jeremy Grosgebauer, Increase the Pace for Global Procure-to-Pay Growth

2018-09-25 16:15:31 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

September 25, 2018 (Newport Beach, California) — BirchStreet Systems, the market leader in P2P software for the hospitality industry, announce the additions of Paul Rantilla as the company’s chief... Read more


Sonnenblick-Eichner Company Arranges $29,200,000 of First Mortgage Financing for the Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery, New Orleans, LA on Behalf of Provenance Hotels

2018-09-25 15:52:28 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Beverly Hills, CA (September 25, 2018) -- Sonnenblick-Eichner Company has arranged $29,200,000 of interim first mortgage financing to refinance the Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery, a historic 167-room, full-service... Read more


How to Play (and Win) the Long Game in Group Sales

2018-09-24 23:04:05 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Meeting planners don't want to work with a salesperson. They want a reliable, long-term partner in planning. Someone who can brainstorm ideas, come up with realistic solutions, and bring value to the table event... Read more


New Courtyard by Marriott Albany Troy/Waterfront Opens in Troy, New York Led by General Manager Andy Kennedy

2018-09-24 20:41:47 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Troy, NY – September 24, 2018 – Courtyard by Marriott Albany Troy/Waterfront opens its doors in Troy, New York. Featuring an innovative lobby space as well as Courtyard’s latest contemporary room... Read more


Hospitality Management Corporation Appoints Peter Ambros as New General Manager of Four Points by Sheraton® in Little Rock, Arkansas

2018-09-24 20:29:01 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Dallas, TX - Leo Spriggs, President and CEO of Hospitality Management Corporation (HMC), is happy to announce that team member Peter Ambros has taken the role of General Manager at the Four Points by Sheraton® in... Read more


David Sulak Appointed Director of Sales and Marketing for New Crowne Plaza North Augusta

2018-09-24 20:12:12 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. (September 24, 2018) – David Sulak has been named the director of sales and marketing for the new Crowne Plaza North Augusta in North Augusta, S.C.  The upscale hotel is scheduled to... Read more


Chesapeake Hospitality Assumes Management of the Sheraton Detroit Metro Airport Hotel

2018-09-24 19:44:48 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

GREENBELT, Md., September 24, 2018 – Chesapeake Hospitality, a dynamic third-party hotel management company, announced today it has been selected to manage the Sheraton Detroit Metro Airport hotel located in... Read more


Prism Hotels and Resorts Acquires Management Contracts for Eight Hotels

2018-09-24 19:37:55 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

DALLAS, TX. September 24, 2018 – Dallas-based Prism Hotels and Resorts announced today that, continuing its exciting growth trajectory and expansion in working with great hotels across the country, it has... Read more


Choice Hotels and Oz Real Estate Sign LOI for Contemplated Joint-Venture That Could Result in 50 New Cambria Hotels

2018-09-24 19:09:22 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 24, 2018 -- Building on Choice Hotels International, Inc.'s (NYSE: CHH) dedication to the growth of its upscale Cambria Hotels brand, the company entered into a letter of intent (LOI)... Read more


Maverick Hotels & Restaurants to Serve as Developer and Manager of the Curio by Hilton Navy Pier Hotel

2018-09-24 17:47:39 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Industry Veteran Robert Habeeb Launches New Hotel and Restaurant Management Company, Maverick Hotels & Restaurants CHICAGO, September 24, 2018 — Well-known industry veteran, Robert Habeeb, announced today the... Read more


Hospitality Financial Leadership: Unplugging the Brand and Cranking up the OTA’s – Hotel Overachiever

2018-09-24 17:36:45 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

By David Lund It’s nothing new to hear about hotels or owners who have said “good bye” to brands and have gone on their own as an independent hotel. This is the story of one such hotel and a look at... Read more


SHR Announces New CRS Product Features, Plus PMS and OTA Integrations

2018-09-24 16:23:03 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

HOUSTON, TX, September 24, 2018—SHR, Sceptre Hospitality Resources, a pioneer of advanced hotel distribution technologies, has unveiled several new features within their Windsurfer® CRS Enterprise and... Read more


Cendyn Is North America’s Leading Hotel CRM Technology Provider & Data Driven Marketing Agency for 2018, as Voted by Prestigious World Travel Awards

2018-09-24 16:01:36 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Boca Raton, Florida – September 24, 2018 – Cendyn, the leading provider of hotel CRM and hotel sales platforms in the hospitality industry, has been voted as North America’s Leading Hotel CRM... Read more