Algonquin Launches Hospitality Program

OTTAWA — Algonquin College upped its game in the worldwide hospitality arena, officially launching its Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management program earlier this week at a...

Chelsea Hotel, Toronto Appoints New General Manager

TORONTO — Robert Housez is the new GM at The Chelsea Hotel, Toronto. Housez, an industry veteran, was recently recognized by the Ontario Hostelry Institute with the Gold...

Hyatt Hotels Corporation Announces New Global Loyalty Program

CHICAGO, Ill. — On March 1, 2017, Hyatt Hotels Corporation is launching its all-new global loyalty program. World of Hyatt aims to build community and engage with...

Marriott Reports Second-Quarter Results

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International, Inc. has reported positive results for the second quarter of 2016, along with plans for significant future growth. The company reported net income...

Hotels.com: Chinese Are the Biggest Travel Spenders

DALLAS — A Hotels.com survey of more than 3,000 Chinese international travellers and more than 1,500 hoteliers around the world, found that Chinese travellers now account for...

Hotel Omni Mont-Royal Celebrates Employees

MONTREAL — Hotel Omni Mont-Royal honoured several employees celebrating long-standing service at an awards ceremony hosted at the Montreal-based hotel on January 13. The...

Days Inn & Suites Comes to Yellowknife

TORONTO — Realstar Hospitality has opened Days Inn & Suites in Yellowknife, the first hotel for the brand in the Northwest Territories. “The addition...

Greater Toronto Hotel Association Hosts its Annual General Meeting

TORONTO — Hoteliers from across the GTA gathered at the Hilton Toronto, yesterday, for the Greater Toronto Hotel Association’s (GTHA) annual general meeting (AGM). David Kelley, chair of...

Brian Quinn Named Choice Hotel’s New VP of Franchise Development

ROCKVILLE, Ma. — Choice Hotels International, Inc. has appointed Brian Quinn as its new VP of Franchise Development. In his new role, Quinn will be responsible for...

Hotels.com Reveals Canadian Top Travel Picks for 2015

TORONTO — New York, Las Vegas and London, England held fast as Canadians’ top three international destinations in 2015, according to Hotels.com’s Hotel Price Index report. “Canadians have...