Luxe Leaders

Toronto’s Ritz-Carlton sets a new standard for luxury in Canada. When the Ritz-Carlton opened its doors in Toronto on Feb. 16, it marked a watershed...

IHG Announces Board Shuffle

DENHAM, England — The InterContinental Hotels Group has announced the retirement of David Webster, chairman of the Group, who will be replaced by Patrick Cescau, effective Jan....

New Hotel Concepts Merge Travel Trends with Urban Designs

With competition for the consumer dollar intensifying, Canadian developers are eager to tap into new concepts in the lifestyle, boutique and mid-scale segments that cater to a...

MSI Enables Canadian Hospitality College Technology

PHOENIX, AZ — Multi-Systems, Inc. (MSI), a cloud services hospitality technology solutions provider, today announced the installation of its WinPM property management system in the first Canadian...

Segment Report: Luxury, Full-Service, Boutique and Lifestyle Segments

The lines are becoming increasingly blurred between hotel categories, with a variety of brands/concepts crossing multiple segments. This phenomena is perhaps most prevalent among the higher-tier hotels,...

Hank Stackhouse Assumes Role as New Chair for HAC

OTTAWA – The Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) is pleased to announce the election of Hank Stackhouse as the new Chair of the HAC Board of Directors....

Kevin Frid to Retire from AccorHotels

PARIS, France — AccorHotels’ Chief Operating Officer for North & Central America, Kevin Frid, is set to retire on January 31, bringing his 36-year career with the...

Pan Pacific Vancouver Gains Group Advantage with Passkey’s GroupMAX

VANCOUVER, BC - CANADA - March 6, 2012 - Surrounded by the panoramic views of the Coastal Mountain Range and set atop a pier overlooking the idyllic...

New GM Named at Deerhurst

HUNTSVILLE, Ont. — Chris Lund has been named GM of Deerhurst Resort in Huntsville, Ont. It’s like a homecoming for Lund who was GM of...

Howard Johnson Canada Celebrates the Best of 2011

OAKVILLE – Howard Johnson Canada Franchise Systems Limited is proud to announce their 2011 top performers. Award Winners Include: Property of the YearHoward Johnson...