Monday, 15 September 2014

Hilton Opens 40th Home2 Suites

Hilton Opens 40th Home2 Suites

Home2 Suites by Hilton, a mid-tier, all-suite hotel brand designed for modern business travelers and extended-stay guests, announced Friday the opening of its 40th hotel, Home2 Suites by Hilton Dover. This is the first property for the brand in Delaware. “The eco-friendly and sustainable Home2 brand is a true innovator in its division bringing a different perspective on hosting guests during their stays, and we’re excited to expand its footprint into the Dover market,”Bill Duncan, global head, Home2 Suites and Homewood Suites, said in a statement. “The brand continues to grow and remains appealing to business and leisure travelers alike.&rdq
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Industry News

Vision Hospitality Makes First Foray into Texas

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Hotel Reservations Increase in Both Group and Transient, says TravelClick

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India News

Inaugural Class of IHG Academy with IL&FS Graduate

image IHG announced Aug. 20 the graduation of the inaugural class of the IHG Academy hospitality training program with IL&a
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Brands

Holiday Inn Express Takes "Stay Smart" Campaign Digital

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Hilton Adds Second Hotel to Curio Collection

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Staybridge Opens 200th Property

IHG announced Tuesday the 200th hotel opening for its Staybridge Suites brand – a milestone met
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Trends & Issues

Report Examines How Business Travelers Use Online Reviews to Assess Value

image A new report released Wednesday reveals that when it comes to choosing a hotel, business travelers don’t place
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Study: More Online Engagement Equals More Bookings

image TripAdvisor announced Wednesday the results of a new study that reveals hotels providing management responses to revi
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People

Carlson Rezidor Names Beakley SVP Commercial Operations

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Value Place Adds Mike Varner

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Vantage Hires Mark Williams to Lead Midscale to Upscale Brands

When Vantage Hospitality Group entered into an agreement to acquire the America’s Best Franchising brands in Ju
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Community

A Dream Realized

image A cavalcade of high-profile elected officials praised AAHOA during August's North Georgia Regional Conference, de
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AAHOA Donates $5,000 to American Heart Association

image AAHOA, the voice of owners in the hospitality industry and a supporter of healthy living, donated $5,000 to the Ameri
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Gallery

AAHOA North Texas Regional, Sept. 3, 2014, Dallas, Texas
AAHOA North Georgia Regional, Aug. 28, 2014, Atlanta, Ga.
AAHOA North Pacific Regional, Aug. 21, 2014, South San Francisco, Calif.
EVEN Hotel Tour, Rockville, Md., Aug. 15, 2014

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