Hyatt Promotes Jim Tierney

CHICAGO — Hyatt Hotels Corporation has named Jim Tierney senior vice-president of Development and Owner Relations for the Hyatt Place and Hyatt House brands in North America,...

JCF Capital Buys Out Management Contracts for Trump Tower Toronto

TORONTO — California-based JCF Capital ULC has entered into an agreement with Trump Hotels to buy out its management contracts for the Trump International Hotel and Tower...

Marriott International Expands Culture Day Program

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International is expanding its Culture Day program — an initiative aimed at fostering multicultural understanding and ensure welcoming environments — in response to...

AHIP Completes Rebranding Rail Hotels to Wyndham Brands

VANCOUVER — American Hotel Income Properties REIT LP (AHIP) has completed its previously announced conversion of 46 hotels — including all hotels in its Rail Hotel portfolio...

Delta Hotels Opens First European Property

BETHESDA, Md. — Marriott International has opened its first Delta Hotels property in Europe. The launch of Delta Hotels by Marriott Frankfurt Offenbach marks a significant landmark...

Courtyard Marks 1,000th Hotel Milestone

BETHESDA, Md. ― Courtyard by Marriott is celebrating its 1,000th hotel milestone. Celebrations kick off today at the grand opening of the Courtyard Agra in India. On March...

Hilton Worldwide Makes Changes to Improve Animal Welfare in Supply Chain

  MCLEAN, Va. — Hilton Worldwide has announced plans to stop buying food from companies, which use cages for egg-laying chickens and gestation crates for breeding pigs. “We are...

Emaar Hospitality Group Launches Hunt for ‘World’s Greatest Hospitality Talent’

DUBAI — Emaar Hospitality Group — the hospitality-and-leisure business of Dubai-based developer Emaar Properties — has launched a global initiative to scout for the 'World's Greatest Hospitality...

Element Huntsville Set to Open in Westin Hotel

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — A new Element hotel is set to open in the Westin Huntsville, Ala. on April 4. The Element Huntsville will occupy floors seven through...

F&B Creates the Most Social Media Buzz for Hotels

Sydney — According to data from Local Measure, the most posted-about features at hotels are the food and beverage operations. Local Measure tracked social media posts on Facebook,...