Hyatt Hotels and Small Luxury Hotels Celebrate Loyalty Alliance Milestone

CHICAGO — Hyatt Hotels Corporation and Small Luxury Hotels of the alliance (SLH) have expanded their loyalty alliance to offer more than 200 SLH hotels on World...

IHG Unveils New Brand Prototypes

ATLANTA, Ga. — IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) unveiled the next phase of design prototypes for Holiday Inn, Staybridge Suites and Candlewood Suites during its 2019 Americas Investors...

Marriott Launches Home Rentals Across 100 Markets

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International has announced plans to launch Homes & Villas by Marriott International next week. The home-rental initiative will offer...

ECPAT-USA Releases Report on U.S. Human-Trafficking Laws for Hotels

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — ECPAT-USA, with the financial support of the American Hotel and Lodging Association Educational Foundation (AHLEF), has issued a report detailing laws about human trafficking...

Tina Burnett Promoted to Divisional VP of Franchise Operations at G6 Hospitality

DALLAS — Tina Burnett has been named divisional vice-president of Franchise Operations at G6 Hospitality LLC, the parent company of Motel 6 and Studio 6 brands in the U.S. and Canada.

Marriott to Build World’s Tallest Modular Hotel

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International is set to build the world’s tallest modular hotel in New York City. The 168-room, 26-story AC Hotel New York...

Matt Kistler Named SVP of Global Insights, Analytics and Data at IHG

ATLANTA, Ga. — IHG has named Matt Kistler as its new SVP of Global Insights, Analytics and Data. Tasked with elevating IHG’s consumer...

Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club Wins Big at Miami Hospitality Design Awards

SURFSIDE, Fla. — Four Seasons Hotel at The Surf Club has been honoured with six awards from the 2019 Miami Hospitality Design Awards. The...

Brad LeBlanc Joins Best Western

PHOENIX, Ariz. — Best Western Hotels & Resorts has appointed Brad LeBlanc as senior vice-president and Chief Development Officer. In his new role, LeBlanc will oversee North American development...

Thompson Hotels Joins World of Hyatt Loyalty Program

CHICAGO — The Thompson Hotels brand has joined the World of Hyatt loyalty program. The program-expansion follows Hyatt Hotels Corporation’s November 2018 acquisition of Two Roads Hospitality LLC...