Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel Unveils $120 Million Renovation

TORONTO — Sheraton Hotels & Resorts has unveiled the results of an extensive $120-million renovation of the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel. The two-year refurbishment project included a complete...

Travel Alberta Hosts Annual Industry Conference

CALGARY — The Travel Alberta Industry Conference, held at Fairmont Banff Springs this week celebrated the importance of tourism to Alberta’s economy. The annual event brought together...

Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Celebrates Multi-million Dollar Transformation

TORONTO — Toronto’s Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre hotel has completed a multi-million-dollar renovation of its guestrooms and public spaces. The transformation includes new 49" flat screen TVs in...

Marriott International to Transform Sheraton Brand

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International has revealed its transformation vision for Sheraton Hotels and Resorts. The company, which introduced its new Sheraton guestroom late last year, showcased its...

Northland Acquires Sutton Place Hotels

VANCOUVER — Privately-owned Northland Properties Corporation has acquired two Sutton Place Hotel properties in Edmonton and Vancouver for $198 million from Hong Kong businessman Christopher Ho....

Hilton Launches Innovation Gallery

MCLEAN, Va. — Hilton has unveiled its Innovation Gallery — an incubator and experiential showcase for cutting-edge product developments that will shape the future of Hilton hospitality. Located...

New Toronto Trump Hotel to Open Soon

TORONTO — Billed as Toronto’s new ‘spectacular event space with a view’, Trump International Hotel and Tower, is set to open Jan. 31, 2012. ...

Canadian Hotel Occupancy Drops 2.5 Per cent

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — According to data from STR, hotel occupancy in Canada dropped during the week of May 29 to June 4. In year-over-year comparisons, the country’s occupancy...

Global Hospitality Survey Finds Brochures Are Still Important Marketing Tools

WALTHAM, Mass. — A survey conducted by U.S.-based Bentley’s Center for Marketing Technology and commissioned by the International Association of Professional Brochure Distributors finds an overwhelming majority...

Marriott Launches Campaign for New Category-Marketing Approach

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International announced a new strategic advertising approach to connect guests with its brands and associates. “Golden Rule,” is a multi-dimensional campaign launching in the...