What a mature tablet world means for hotels

Global | 21 Oct, 2014

By Larry Mogelonsky: As the middle child between desktops/laptops and smartphones, what are the best uses for tablets have in the hotel space?

Marriott's next-gen meeting spaces

Global,Europe | 21 Oct, 2014

Features include wireless-enabled LED screens and projectors and a system that allows multiple laptops and tablets to connect to screens wirelessly.

Carlson Rezidor and Al Hokair sign development agreement for Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia | 21 Oct, 2014

Currently, the group operates 7 hotels in the Kingdom with additional 15 properties expected to open within the next 30 months.

St. Regis Hotel in Rome sold, Starwood will continue management

Italy | 21 Oct, 2014

Now owned by Constellation Hotels, the iconic St. Regis Hotel in Rome will continue to be operated by Starwood Hotels under a long-term management contract.

Carolyn Turnbull joins the Board of Directors at Peak Hotels and Resorts

Global | 21 Oct, 2014

Turnbull has over 18 years of leadership experience in the hospitality industry and has been instrumental in the strategic positioning of Aman Resorts over the past 10 years.

Wyndham’s Rui Barros to oversee North America franchise operations

North America | 21 Oct, 2014

Most recently he served as president and managing director, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Indian Ocean, responsible for Wyndham Hotel Group’s development, operations and cross-functional brand initiatives throughout the region.

Frasers Hospitality appoints Dennis Wong Director of Portfolio & Asset Management

Global | 21 Oct, 2014

Wong spent most of his career with Pan Pacific Hotels Group where he was Director of Performance Management, leading a team of Business Analysts in operations audits, business reviews, and feasibility and market studies.

Lars Fitter to lead new The John Hardy Group office in Honolulu

Global | 21 Oct, 2014

The John Hardy Group will expand to Hawaii in the fourth quarter, 2014 under the leadership of new hire Lars Fitter.

White Lodging names 12 new General Managers in Q3 2014

United States | 21 Oct, 2014

The company is growing through both internal promotions and external hires.

Value Place appoints Stuart Becker new Executive VP and CFO

United States | 20 Oct, 2014

Becker has 30 years of expertise in finance and private equity, most recently as CFO at Summit Hotel Properties Inc., a publicly traded hotel real estate investment trust.