Skyline Acquires First American Property

TORONTO — The Toronto-based Skyline lodging company has acquired the hotel, restaurants and shops of the historic Cleveland Arcade — its first American property — for US$7.7...

Canadian Hotel Occupancy Increases by 4.2 Per cent

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — According to data from STR, the Canadian hotel industry experienced positive results in all three key performance metrics during the week of July 10...

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...

Temple Acquires Two Days Inn Hotels

WINNIPEG — Two Thunder Bay, Ont. hotels are being snatched up by Temple Hotels Inc., for a combined $26.5 million. The Winnipeg-based real-estate investment...

Hope in Soap

TORONTO — Sheraton Centre Toronto and Clean the World, a social enterprise committed to saving lives around the world, announced an agreement to collect and recycle hotel...

Top-Performing Days Inn Hotels Receive Brand Award

TORONTO — Realstar Hospitality recently recognized an elite group of Days Inns and Hotels through its prestigious Chairman’s Award of Excellence. Presented annually, the award honours properties...

CRDA Hosts Annual Conference

TORONTO — The Canadian Resort Development Association held its annual conference last week, from Oct. 13 to 15 at Toronto’s Radisson Admiral Hotel.The conference, billed by the...

CTC Reports on a Successful Travel Season in Canada

VANCOUVER — This fall the Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC) is celebrating the country’s fourth consecutive month of double-digit growth in tourism demand in Canada, with 1.7-million international...

InnVest Completes Acquisition of Hotel Saskatchewan

TORONTO — InnVest Real Estate Investment Trust has acquired the Regina-based Hotel Saskatchewan for $37 million. “We are thrilled to complete such an important acquisition. This iconic hotel...

InterContinental Toronto Yorkville Appoints New GM

TORONTO — Gerasimos Ferentinos has been appointed GM at the InterContinental Toronto Yorkville. “We are so excited to have Gerasimos leading our hotel as 2016 promises to be...