Best Western Celebrates 30 Years in Belleville, Bay of Quinte

BELLEVILLE, Ont. — When Best Western Belleville opened in February 1988, offering complimentary coffee and a doughnut in the morning was innovative for its day. Today, the...

Sheraton Centre Welcomes New Executive Chef

TORONTO — Chef Andre Walker has joined Toronto’s Sheraton Centre Hotel as its new executive chef. Walker boasts culinary creativity, international experience and knowledge of the local market....

New Wellness Tourism Association Launched

DENVER, Colo. — A group of seasoned wellness industry executives have joined forces to create the Wellness Tourism Association (WTA). Registered in the State of Colorado as...

Hotel Equities Enters Canada with Two Marriott Hotels in Edmonton

ATLANTA — Hotel Equities is now overseeing two Marriott hotels in Edmonton. This is Hotel Equities’ first Canadian properties after the firm’s executive team recently restructured the organization...

Halifax Named Top Destination on the Rise

HALIFAX — Halifax has been named one of TripAdvisor's Global "Top Destinations on the Rise." The city was the only Canadian destination to make the list, which...

Destination Canada Releases November Tourism Snapshot

VANCOUVER — Destination Canada’s (DC) latest Tourism Snapshot indicates continued tourism growth through November 2017 — putting 2017 on track to surpass the international arrivals record set...

The Langham Achieves AAA Five-Diamond Status

NEW YORK — The Langham, New York, Fifth Avenue has received AAA Five-Diamond designation. Diamond designation. This is the first time The Langham has attained this prestigious...

Top Performing Days Inn Hotels Receive Brand Award

TORONTO — Realstar Hospitality has announced the winners of its Chairman’s Award. Presented annually, the award recognizes a select group of Days Inns and Hotels that meet the...

HAC Celebrates 2017 Hall of Fame Award Winners

OTTAWA — The Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) recently announced the 2017 recipients of the Hall of Fame Awards of Excellence. Each year, HAC recognizes members who...

Jordi Solé Appointed President of Transat’s New Hotel Division

MONTREAL — Transat has taken another step in its hotel development operations plans for the Caribbean and Mexico with the appointment of Jordi Solé as president of...