PHI Hotel Group Announces Second Hotel Opening in Calgary

SURREY, B.C. — PHI Hotel Group has opened the 153-room Holiday Inn & Suites Calgary South Conference Centre. The new property is a unique IHG hotel offering...

Hilton Enters 100th Year with Record Growth

MCLEAN, Va. — Hilton is entering its 100th year after achieving its fourth-consecutive year of record-breaking growth in 2018, including deals signed, construction starts and new openings. In...

Four Seasons Announces Nine Planned 2019 Openings

TORONTO — The coming year will mark several significant new openings for Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, with the debut of nine new hotels and resorts around the world,...
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Marriott International Announces New Loyalty Brand

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International has unveiled its new loyalty brand, Marriott Bonvoy, which will replace the Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG)...

Canadian Destinations Among Travel + Leisure Top Picks for 2019

TORONTO — Two Canadian destinations have been recognized on Travel + Leisure’s “The 50 Best Places to Travel in 2019” list. Both Alberta and Toronto are featured...

Evan Morgan Joins Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver

VANCOUVER — Evan Morgan has joined Yew Seafood + Bar as the new restaurant chef. Along with developing menus and daily features at the restaurant, Morgan will work...

Starwood Guest-Reservation Database Suffers Massive Data Breach

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International is investigating and addressing a data-security incident involving the Starwood guest-reservation database. The investigation — spurred by an alert from an internal security...

Design Hotels Partners with The Drake, Drake Devonshire in License Agreement

TORONTO — The Drake Hotel and the Drake Devonshire have partnered with Design Hotels, signing a licensing agreement that will provide distribution, sales and marketing support. Ana Yuristy,...

Ryerson University Set to Launch Luxury Management Program

TORONTO — Ryerson University is set to launch a new Luxury Management initiative at its Ted Rogers School of Hospitality and Tourism Management. To kick off the...

Tourism Toronto Refreshes Stopover Campaign

TORONTO — Tourism Toronto and Expedia Group Media Solutions — the advertising arm of Expedia Group — have announced phase two of the #TorontoStopover campaign. The integrated marketing...