Global Traveler Reveals 2017 Leisure Lifestyle Awards

YARDLEY, Pa. — Global Traveler has announced the winners of its fifth-annual Leisure Lifestyle Awards, which celebrate the best in the world of leisure travel. The awards recognized...
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Calvin Anderson Joins RLHC

SPOKANE, Wash. — Red Lion Hotels Corporation (RLHC) has named Calvin Anderson as senior vice-president and chief of Revenue Optimization. In this new role, Anderson will directly oversee...

Kimpton Opens First Hotel in Europe

AMSTERDAM — Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants has debuted its first hotel property in Europe — Kimpton De Witt, located in the heart of Amsterdam. Set within three original...

MainStay Suites Launches New Prototype

ROCKVILLE, Md. — Choice Hotels International, Inc. has revealed a new prototype for the MainStay Suites brand. The new prototype — announced at the Choice Hotels Convention...

Ascend Hotel Collection Opens Six Properties in April

ROCKVILLE, Md. — Ascend Hotel Collection continues to grow its portfolio with six properties entering the collection in the month of April. “The Ascend Hotel Collection provides independent...
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RLHC Announces New Brand Alignments

SPOKANE, Wash. — Red Lion Hotels Corporation (RLHC) has unveiled the evolution of its brand portfolio following the acquisition of Vantage Hospitality’s hotel-franchising business in September 2016. “Our...

Comfort Brand to Open 56 Properties this Year

ROCKVILLE, Md. — The Comfort hotel brand continues its aggressive expansion plan, announcing that it intends to open a new hotel every week this year. The 56...

Dorothy Dowling Named Marketing Executive of the Year

PHOENIX, Ariz. — Dorothy Dowling, SVP and chief Marketing officer of Best Western Hotels & Resorts, has been named the recipient of the Silver Stevie Award in...

Marriott Expands Modular Construction Initiative

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International, Inc. has announced the comprehensive expansion of its initiative to drive adoption of modular construction of hotels in North America. The company...

Top Women in Travel to be Recognized by New Awards Program

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new international awards program has been launched to recognize women in the travel and tourism industry. The inaugural Women in Travel and Tourism...