Brampton Motel 6 Manager Awarded

Barkathullah Shukoor, who helms the Motel 6 at 160 Steelwell Rd. in Brampton, Ont., has been named 2010 General Manager of the Year for Motel 6...

GTHA and Toronto Tourism Unite for AGMs

TORONTO — Hotels and tourism naturally go together, so it was fitting that the Greater Toronto Hotel Association (GTHA) and Tourism Toronto held their annual AGMs...

Delta Goes Green

OTTAWA — Delta Hotels and Resorts has embraced sustainability with its new Delta Greens program. “Delta Greens is not a program; it is...

New App Revolutionizes Last Minute Bookings

SAN FRANCISCO — It’s now easier for American travellers to book a hotel last minute thanks to the HotelTonight app. Marketed as the fastest...

Improved Summer Travel Predicted at Best Western Summit

TORONTO — With the summer season fast approaching, hoteliers across the country are cautiously awaiting the return of the traveller. With that in mind, last week,...

Travelodge to Ease Pain at the Pumps

CALGARY — At a time when high gas prices are headline news, Travelodge Canada is giving guests a break with Petro-Canada cards as part of its...

Choice Introduces Free Night Promo

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Free breakfast has become a common promotion in the hotel industry, so maybe it’s only natural Choice Hotels Canada is taking it a...

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...

Best Western’s Lesson in Social Studies

PHOENIX — Loyalty rewards are all the rage in today’s hotel industry, and, now, the brass at Best Western is combining that trend with another — social...

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...