Female Powerhouses Discuss the Status of Women in Hospitality

Real change will come when powerful women are less of an exception,” wrote Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, in Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to...

Secrets to Keeping Hotel Housekeepers Happy And Efficient

For many hotel guests, the housekeeper is almost invisible. The attendant goes in, the attendant comes out, and, if the job is done right, the room is...

Chris Cahill Takes the Reins of AccorHotels Global Luxury Division

Rosanna Caira: After leaving Fairmont Hotels to go to the Sands Corporation in Las Vegas, you’re back with Fairmont Hotels, through the new ownership of AccorHotels. What...

Driving Success: Getting to Know the New Owner of the Four Seasons Toronto

Shahid Khan wasn’t looking to buy a hotel, let alone the Four Seasons Toronto — the vaunted flagship of the acclaimed global hotel chain. But when the...

InnVest REIT is Acquired by Hong-Kong-Backed Bluesky Hotels & Resorts

There are a lot of things about Canada that leave other countries envious: The Rockies and the Great Lakes; bison burgers and craft beer; friendly folks and...

Zita Cobb Talks Social Entrepreneurship at Fogo Island Inn

Rosanna Caira: What inspired you to enter the hospitality industry? Zita Cobb: I’m a Newfoundlander, so everybody tangled up in Newfoundland knows genetically and culturally we’re predisposed to...

Good Runway Ahead: Coverage of the 2019 Investment Roundtable, produced in partnership with Marriott...

Rosanna Caira: How would you best characterize 2018 for your company? Don Cleary: For Marriott, 2018 was the year we...

The 2015 Hospitality Market Report

This summer, the spotlight shone on Toronto as it welcomed athletes and tourists from all over the world for the Pan Am/Parapan Am Games. The sweeping skyline,...

Today’s Hotel Uniforms are Making Their Own Fashion Statement

Hotel uniforms have come a long way. Gone are the days of the stiff, formal front-desk suits and all-polyester housekeeping garments. Today, it’s about stylish comfort-wear, breathable...

Days Inn – Canada Innovates with Modular Hotel Design

The Days Inn Sioux Lookout in northern Ontario points to a new horizon in hotel construction: shipping containers. Ladacor Ltd., a Calgary-based manufacturer of modular buildings and structures,...