eTravel World is a new dedicated area at ITB China connecting established, start-up online focused and travel technology companies with buyers looking for the best technology solutions. From May 10-12, trade visitors can find out more about innovative products and apps for tour operators, the hospitality industry and destinations at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Conference Center.
Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Beach Resort and Spa has strengthened its seasoned team with the appointment of hospitality veteran Katherine Beja-McLennan as the resort’s new Director of Sales and Marketing. Bringing more than 25 years of experience, Ms Beja-McLennan will oversee all group and catering sales.
sbe, the leading lifestyle hospitality company that develops, manages and operates award-winning hospitality venues globally, has announced that John Sinclair has joined as General Manager of The Redbury New York.
Four Seasons has opened its fourth hotel in Florida, a revamp of The Surf Club, a historic property that originally opened in 1930. When tire tycoon Harvey Firestone first had the idea of a new type of social club, on board his yacht the Marybelle, he could never have imagined how enduring the appeal would be of what he would soon create.
Mövenpick Hotels and Resorts to make moves in Oman as firm inks first Muscat hotel management contract
Mövenpick Hotels and Resorts has marked yet another milestone in its Middle East expansion strategy having inked an agreement with the Civil Service Employees Pension Fund to operate its first property in Oman’s capital city, Mövenpick Hotel and Apartments Al Azaiba Muscat.
Wall Street is abuzz after billionaire hotel owner Sam Nazarian’s confirmation that he expects to close a giant merger with Hakkasan Group within 60 days that will form a huge hotel, restaurant and nightclub operation headquartered in Las Vegas with a $1 billion valuation.
Expedia group, the world’s largest online travel company, today announced Guest Review Insights, a new sentiment analysis tool to help hotels manage and improve their online reputation, and as a result, attract more travellers while maximizing guest experiences on property.
Sage Hotel James Street is officially launching tonight, and more than 200 people will be attending from the travel, corporate, arts, fashion and entertainment industries in Brisbane. Botanical Bar + Kitchen will be serving up treats that include a spectacular dessert bar and fashionable DJ Jonathan will be spinning tracks all night for the crowd.
Paradisus by Meliá is pleased to announce the appointment of Jaime Piedras to General Manager of the recently transformed Paradisus by Meliá – the ninth Paradisus by Meliá resort in the brand’s portfolio and the fourth in Mexico, which opened its doors to guests in December.
The St. Regis Atlantis, an unparalleled in-town resort located in the elegant enclave of Buckhead, has announced the appointment of Guntram Merl as the new general manager. Mr Guntram is an established leader in the hospitality industry with a career spanning over two decades.