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Charlestowne Hotels Adds Atlanta’s Famed Hotel Clermont to Management Portfolio

2018-06-18 20:51:36 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

CHARLESTON, SC (June 18, 2018) – Charlestowne Hotels proudly welcomes Atlanta's famed Hotel Clermont as the newest addition to the company’s expanding portfolio. Experienced in historic preservation... Read more


Almanac Hotels Appoints Jean-Paul Dantil as Vice President of Operations

2018-06-18 20:39:45 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

June 18, 2017 … Almanac Hotels is proud to announce and welcome Jean-Paul Dantil in his newly appointed role as Vice President of Operations for the Almanac... Read more


Hyatt Regency Beijing Wangjing Offering 348 Guestrooms Opens in China Led by General Manager Till Martin

2018-06-18 20:25:33 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

CHICAGO--Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today the continued expansion of the Hyatt Regency brand in China with the opening of the first Hyatt Regency property in the capital of China – Hyatt... Read more


The Davis Companies With Spot On Ventures and Highgate Open 117-Room Studio Allston in Boston, Massachusetts

2018-06-18 20:14:09 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

BOSTON -- Studio Allston, now open, is a 117-room hotel that embodies a spirit of adventure and creativity, and promises to deliver a hotel experience unlike any other in Boston. What makes Studio Allston... Read more


Hospitality Properties Trust Acquires Radisson Blu Minneapolis Downtown from KKR Following Renovation and Conversion

2018-06-18 20:00:46 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Minneapolis (June 18, 2018) - Radisson Hotel Group™ today announced that its longtime partner, Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT) a real estate investment trust, has acquired the Radisson Blu Minneapolis... Read more


LaSalle Hotel Properties Board of Trustees Reaffirms Support for Blackstone Transaction

2018-06-18 19:52:00 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

BETHESDA, Md.--Jun. 18, 2018 -- LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE:LHO) (“LaSalle” or the “Company”) today announced that its Board of Trustees (the “Board”) has determined... Read more


Construction Pipeline Growth in China and Its Major Cities Shows Marginal Growth Up 2% Year-Over-Year

2018-06-18 19:48:50 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

June 18, 2018 – PORTSMOUTH, NH – Analysts at Lodging Econometrics (LE) report that according to the recent China Construction Pipeline, the Total Pipeline has 2,481 Projects/546,424 Rooms, up 2%... Read more


Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel Appoints Russell Shearer as Executive Chef

2018-06-18 19:41:35 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

CHICAGO, IL (June 18, 2018) – Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel, located at 1 W Wacker, announces today the appointment of Russell Shearer as Executive Chef. With over a decade of experience working in... Read more


The Albert Appoints New Executive Chef, Larry Feldmeier

2018-06-18 19:14:08 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Chicago, IL – (June 2018) The Albert, located at 228 E Ontario, is taking the Chicago culinary scene by storm with the appointment of Executive Chef Larry Feldmeier. Bringing over 12 years of experience to Hotel... Read more


Intelity and KEYPR to Merge, Accelerating Growth and Scale in the Mobile and In-Room Technology Hospitality Sector

2018-06-18 19:04:42 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Merger of two industry leading companies combines technical knowledge, broad customer relationships, and a richly complimentary product set June 18, 2018 Transaction is in line with Intelity’s and... Read more


OTO Wins Hilton Developer of the Year Award—for 2nd Consecutive Year

2018-06-18 18:54:42 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

South Carolina-based hospitality company earns national honor OTO Development has been named Hilton Developer of the Year in the Focused Service category -- for the second consecutive year. The 2017 award was... Read more


Chicago Marriott Lincolnshire Resort Appoints Julie Berry as Director of Sales & Marketing

2018-06-18 18:54:23 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. (June 18, 2018) – The Bricton Group, a leading hotel management company based in Mount Prospect, Ill, has appointed Julie Berry as director of sales and marketing for the renown and newly... Read more


Hotel Equities Names Industry Veteran, Cesar Wurm, VP of Sales and Marketing

2018-06-18 18:48:37 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

ATLANTA, GA – June 18, 2018 – Atlanta-based Hotel Equities (HE) elevates their sales and marketing division with the appointment of industry veteran Cesar Wurm as VP of Sales and Marketing. In his new... Read more


Radisson Hotel Group™ Appoints Peter Feran to Lead New Beachfront Hotel, Radisson Blu Resort Phu Quoc

2018-06-18 18:33:19 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Radisson Blu Resort Phu Quoc has appointed renowned hospitality professional Peter Feran as general manager of Radisson Blu Resort Phu Quoc, the stunning new beachfront resort on Vietnam’s “Pearl... Read more


AccorHotels Appoints Karla Erales as General Manager of Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square

2018-06-18 18:22:09 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

WASHINGTON D.C. – June 18, 2018 – Karla Erales has been appointed general manager of Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square, one of AccorHotels luxury brand properties in the nation’s capital. The... Read more


Hospitality Financial Leadership: The Busy Hotel Executive

2018-06-18 18:12:09 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

By David Lund Coaching people around the financials in hotels is what I do. I accomplish this by one-on-one coaching, usually on the phone or through Skype, or in workshops where as a group we explore and debunk the... Read more


Data Travel and Beekeeper Connect HITEC 2018 Festivities with BeeHAPI Buses

2018-06-18 17:57:32 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

HAPI aims to “integrate the vendor events” and Beekeeper joins to maximize collaboration Houston – June 18, 2018 – Data Travel, LLC, the developer of HAPI, the new data streaming and... Read more


Hotel & Leisure Advisors Top Five Takeaways From NYU Hotel Investment Conference

2018-06-18 17:42:38 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

by David J. Sangree The sentiment at the 2018 NYU Hotel Investment Conference was very positive for the industry with expectations of continued growth in the coming years. Among the wealth of relevant information... Read more


Learn How to Upgrade Guest Satisfaction and Operational Excellence With ALICE at HITEC 2018

2018-06-18 17:07:24 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

ALICE, the hospitality industry’s leading operations platform, will showcase its product portfolio of six hotel management and guest engagement products at this year’s HITEC in Houston, June 18-22, at... Read more


Agilysys Releases Latest Version of InfoGenesis®, A Modern POS Platform to Transform Hospitality Guest Service at Scale

2018-06-18 16:40:43 +0200 | Source: Hotel Online

Agilysys Continues to Expand Capabilities of Award-Winning Enterprise POS Solution Offering ALPHARETTA, GA. — June 18, 2018 — Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading global provider of next-generation... Read more