Nanaimo, B.C. to Get New Luxury Hotel

NANAIMO, B.C. — Nanaimo city council has approved plans to build a new luxury hotel on the British Columbia municipality’s Gordon Street. " will...

TownePlace Suites by Marriott Mississauga Earns Four Green Keys

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — An eco-friendly mandate has earned SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts’ TownePlace Suites by Marriott Mississauga in Ontario four Green Keys by the Green Key Eco-Rating...

S. Kirk Kinsell Appointed CEO of Loews Hotels & Resorts

NEW YORK, N.Y. — S. Kirk Kinsell has been named president and CEO of Loews Hotels & Resorts, effective March 2015. Paul Whetsell will remain CEO until...

Comfort Inn Bayer’s Lake Named Choice Canadian Hotel of the Year

  HALIFAX ― The Comfort Hotel Bayer’s Lake has been named the 2015 Canadian Hotel of the Year at the 61st Annual Choice Hotels International Convention in Las...

BW Offers Social Media Rewards

PHOENIX — Best Western has launched a new program that rewards business travellers. “We want to remind everyone that road warriors are heroes to...

Executive Group Donates $11M Olympic Village Daycare to City of Vancouver

VANCOUVER — Executive Hotels & Resorts’ parent company, Executive Group, has gifted a fully constructed 12,000 square foot daycare centre to the City of Vancouver. The West Village...

EVP and COO Named At Great Wolf Resorts

MADISON, Wis. — Timothy Black is the new EVP and COO at Great Wolf Resorts, North America’s largest family of indoor waterpark resorts. “This...

IAHI Survey Reveal Hotel Owner Optimism

ATLANTA — IAHI, The Owners’ Association for InterContinental Hotel Group’s (IHG) 2011 Membership Survey has revealed its hotel owners are more optimistic about their property’s performance...

Ottawa Hotels Receive CAA/AAA Designation

OTTAWA — CAA North & East Ontario (CAANEO) has announced five Ottawa-based hotels demonstrating hospitality excellence and earning a CAA/AAA Four-Diamond rating for 2013. ...

Foodservice and Hospitality Industry Supports Ride for Diabetes Research

TORONTO — Members of the foodservice and hospitality industry traded their suits for T-shirts yesterday in support of the JDRF Ride for Diabetes Research stationary corporate team...