Ready to Shine: Best Western Prepares to Welcome its First Glo Hotel in Canada

Best Western Hotels & Resorts’ boutique-inspired brands, Vib and Glo, have begun coming to market following their respective launches in 2014 and 2015. “It’s been a long...

Taking Charge: Profiling Six Strong Women Leaders who are Moving the Needle on Gender...

Roz Winegrad Vice-president, Owner and Franchise Servces, Marriott International Definition of success It’s about leaving a legacy of positive and sustainable change. Success is never final…In my current role, and...

Green Key Global Marks 20 Years of Greening the Hotel Industry

Green Key Global has been evaluating and certifying properties in Canada and beyond for more than 20 years and, during that time, has established itself as a...

Home-Grown Talent: Chris Cahill of AccorHotels Talks Shop

ROSANNA CAIRA: What made you want to work in the hotel industry? CC: My grandparents owned a general store and I started working there when I was 10...

Hotel Technology Roundtable

Hotelier: What are the most common challenges hoteliers are trying to solve with technology? Rich Tuckwell: Hoteliers have a huge task when it comes to managing the infrastructure...

Full Steam Ahead: Coverage of the 2018 HAC conference in Toronto

The Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) hosted its annual conference at the Delta Hotels by Marriott Toronto Airport & Conference Centre on February 7 and 8. The...

Examining the Power of Branding

Offering a clearly defined brand promise and delivering a great guest experience drives customer loyalty and value for owners. But, says Heather Balsley, SVP, Americas Brands &...

Alt Hotels Celebrates 10 Years of Affordable Chic

More than a decade ago, Christiane Germain and her brother, Jean-Yves, had four successful boutique hotels under their belts. They were looking to expand Group Germain Hotels...

Chris Cahill Takes the Reins of AccorHotels Global Luxury Division

Rosanna Caira: After leaving Fairmont Hotels to go to the Sands Corporation in Las Vegas, you’re back with Fairmont Hotels, through the new ownership of AccorHotels. What...

Selling Peace and Quiet

By Del Williams For hotels and motels located near noisy streets, highways, train tracks, airports or urban city walks, keeping external noise from penetrating into what should be...