FRHI Announces Senior Leadership Shakeup

TORONTO — FRHI, the parent company of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, Raffles Hotels & Resorts and Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts, has made several changes to its senior...

Hotels Around the Globe Are Capitalizing on Pokémon Go Craze

EDWARDS, Colo. — According to recent data collected by hospitality CRM, Ryan Solutions, one out of 10 hotels have made an active effort to capitalize on Pokémon...

Forbes Travel Guide Announces 2016 Star Rating Awards

ATLANTA — Forbes Travel Guide has unveiled its 58th list of worldwide Star Rating recipients, including six Five-Star and 19 Four-Star Canadian hotels. “We are delighted to recognize...

Investment in Canadian Hotel Market Predicted to Grow, CBRE Report

TORONTO — Canada’s Hotel market continues to build on 2015’s record year of investment volume, which surpassed $2.3 billion. According to CBRE Limited’s Canadian Hotels Outlook 2016 report,...

Avendra Supplier Show Attracts Hotel Industry Executives to Royal York Hotel

TORONTO — Approximately 1,000 hotel decision-makers attended Avendra’s Supplier Show at the Royal York Hotel earlier this month to sample products, network and discover what’s new in...

Moncton Residence Inn Launches Ladies Night for Valentine’s Day

MONCTON, N.B. — In an effort to attract the female demographic, Moncton Residence Inn has launched a special girlfriends Valentine’s Day promotion, available Feb. 14 and Feb....

Four Points Regina Makes Its Debut

REGINA — A new Four Points by Sheraton has landed on the Regina hotel scene. The property is owned by VJ Management Inc., a Saskatoon-based management company and developer...

HAC Announces 2015 Hall of Fame Award Winners

OTTAWA — The Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) has announced its 2015 Hall of Fame Awards of Excellence winners. “The goal of HAC’s awards program is to reward...

Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts Opening Location in Minneapolis

TORONTO — Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts has announced plans for a new hotel in Minneapolis. Expected to open in 2022 at RBC Gateway, the 34-storey building...

Canada’s First Pod Accommodation Concept Set to Open in Whistler

WHISTLER, B.C. — The Pangea Pod Hotel will open in Whistler, B.C. in April 2018. Located in the centre of the pedestrian village, the property is designed...