Management Changes at Fairmont Hotels and Resorts

TORONTO — Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has made a series of management changes at properties in Canada and other markets. Michael A. Ganster is...

Opus Hotel Introduces iPhones

VANCOUVER — Vancouver’s Opus hotel is now offering iPhones instead of traditional wireless hotel phone, according to USA Today. “Technology is a way of...

Days Inn Supports Childhood Cancer Canada

TORONTO — Owners at Days Inn locations across Canada are raising funds for Childhood Cancer Canada (CCC) this month. Irwin Prince, president and COO...

Hilton Breaks Ground on Two Hotels in Halifax

HALIFAX — Hilton has started the redevelopment of two new hotels in downtown Halifax that will replace the former Citadel Halifax Hotel. “By building...

Holloway Lodging REIT Sells Alberta Property

HALIFAX — The Holloway Lodging Real Estate Investment Trust has sold the Super 8 hotel located in Three Hills, Alberta for $4.5 million. Holloway...

Markwart Receives Hospitality Technology Award

TORONTO — Warren Markwart, president of MK2 Hospitality International Inc., was presented with the 2012 Hospitality Technology Award of Merit from Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP)...

Construction Begins on Edmonton Hotel

EDMONTON — Construction is underway in Edmonton on a new upscale hotel in The Quarters Downtown. Edmonton mayor Stephen Mandel joined developer Prem Singhmar for the official...

Travel Included in G20 Leaders Declaration

TORONTO — The G20 leaders, who attended the G20 Summit in Mexico last month, are being applauded for including travel in its Leaders Declaration. ...

Tourism and Hospitality HR Forum Program Announced

TORONTO — The Canadian Tourism Human Resource Council has released the program for its 11th annual Tourism & Hospitality HR Forum, which will focus on talent management...

Westin to Open 13 Signature Spas by 2014

TORONTO — Westin Hotels & Resorts has announced plans to open 13 of its signature Heavenly Spas in international markets and the U.S by 2014. ...