Monthly Archives: September 2021

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE: PEB) CEO sells 20,000 shares

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust (NYSE: PEB) CEO Jon E. Bortz sold 20,000 shares of the company in a transaction dated Wednesday, September 29. The stock was sold for an average price of $ 24.75, for a total value of $ 495,000.00. The transaction was disclosed in a file with the Securities & Exchange Commission, accessible through this link. PEB shares traded ...

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governor signs clothing manufacturer, stealing wages and other employment-related bills | Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Synopsis of Seyfarth: On Monday, September 27, Governor Newsom signed a number of employment-related bills, including bills to tackle wage theft and wage / hour violations by clothing manufacturers, which all come into effect on Jan. 1, 2022. The governor also vetoed two measures taken by Assembly member Lorena Gonzalez aimed at paid family leave and recall rights for hotel ...

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Benchmark Global Hospitality and Pyramid Hotel Group announce merger

The combined organization is positioned to be the industry’s most owner-driven experiential management company and an employer of choice. BOSTON, MA and THE WOODLANDS, TX / ACCESSWIRE / September 30, 2021 / Two hotel and resort management companies have joined forces, creating a powerful organization strategically positioned for the future of the global hospitality industry: Reference pyramid. With a global ...

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“Incredible” dance groups exceed expectations in national competition

A group of TALENTOUS young dancers were ‘ecstatic’ over the weekend as they triumphed in their first national pom competition at the Norbreck Castle Hotel in Blackpool. Exceeding everyone’s expectations, the 12-16 age group from Studio 626 won the GBBTA poms competition on Sunday, September 26. The other age groups of the Parr-based studio also impressed the judges and got ...

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Switzerland – Job vacancies return to pre-Covid-19 levels, but hospitality sector struggles

September 30, 2021 Job vacancies in Switzerland increased by 28% in the third quarter of 2021 compared to the same period last year, according to the Adecco Group Swiss Job Market Index carried out by the Swiss Job Market Monitor of the University of Zurich . The number of vacancies has now returned to pre-Covid-19 levels for the first time. ...

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Historic Elkhart Hotel Celebrates Grand Opening

Cressy Commercial Real Estate and its partner Mno-Bmadsen, the non-gaming investment arm of the Pokagon Band of the Potawatomi Indians, today announced that the historic Hotel Elkhart in Elkhart, Indiana, will be celebrating its grand opening on September 28, 2021. After more than two years of construction and delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the iconic Hotel Elkhart will reopen ...

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Jason Donovan among Brighton’s star-studded special events this fall

Jason donovan Upcoming: Iain Stirling – Failing Upwards, October 3; Jason Donovan – More Good Reasons, October 4; Omid Djalili – The Good Times Tour, October 5; The Illegal Eagles Thu Oct 7; David Baddiel – Trolls Not Dolls, October 8; Fastlove – A Tribute to George Michael, October 9; Let me entertain you, October 10; Phil Wang, October 18; ...

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Indiana to Announce Vigo Casino License Winner on November 17th | New

The Indiana Gaming Commission intends to decide on November 17 which company will be granted the Vigo County casino license. Greg Small, executive director of the Indiana Gaming Commission, announced the date at the commission’s meeting on Wednesday. “We received four applications, so we are guaranteed a competitive process which I think will be to the great benefit of the ...

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Latest coronavirus: Beijing Winter Olympics will only admit spectators from mainland China due to Covid measures

The luxury brand Hotel Chocolat, which helped lift the pandemic gloom during the dark days of lockdown, is seeking to extend the surge in sales through its subscription service. Chocolate lovers have signed up en masse for regular deliveries to boost morale and spoil their loved ones. Subscribers pay between £ 20-30 a month and membership has grown by over ...

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InvestTT targets $ 50 million investment in fiscal 2022

New Clint Chan Tack 32 minutes ago Franka Costelloe – Picture of Sureash Cholai HAVING attracted over $ 500 million in foreign direct investment (FDI) over the past four years (including last year during the covid19 pandemic), InvesTT aims to attract $ 50 million in FDI and $ 180 million dollars of local investment in Trinidad and Tobago in fiscal ...

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Inside the Lexus Retreats in Motion Wellness Travel Package – Robb Report

Even at the best of times, it would be an exaggeration to describe the journey – the actual act of getting from one place to another – as a “relaxing” experience. But now, as more travelers take to the freeways in the post-pandemic era, Lexus has created an experience that works as an antidote to the stress of hitting the ...

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Greece is preparing two new campaigns to appeal to tourists in winter and spring

Photo source: @Visit Greece The Greek Tourism Ministry and the Greek National Tourism Organization will launch two campaigns to promote Greece as a winter and spring destination, the country’s tourism minister said. Vasilis Kikilias announced this week. In an interview with Open television, Kikilias said the first campaign is expected to run in November, December and January to showcase winter ...

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Saber Reshapes Hotel Operations and Distribution with Launch of SynXis Property Hub, a Client-Centric Property Management Solution on the SynXis Platform | Texas

SOUTHLAKE, Texas, September 29, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Saber Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), the leading software and technology provider that powers the global travel industry, today announced the general release of its SynXis Property Hub (SPH), the Cloud-native property management that allows hoteliers to focus on what matters most: a connected, transparent and personalized customer experience. With this release, Saber ...

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Miami Beach Goodtime Hotel Receives $ 164 Million Funding Via Walker & Dunlop

The main attraction of the boutique hotel is the food and drink offering, which is managed by that of David Grutman Groot Hospitality. Featuring a pool, restaurant, and club with DJ performances and live music, the 26,000-square-foot pleasure deck is a destination in itself. With an emphasis on design, generous common spaces, independent branding, and premium food and beverage options, ...

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Sapling Spirits launches eco-friendly gin at RA summer exhibition

Following the launch of the brand’s sustainable vodka, Sapling Spirits added a climate-positive British gin to its range. The gin is launched at the Royal Academy’s summer exhibition (September 22, 2021 – January 2, 2022) via the Sapling Greenhouse Bar. Available on Sapling’s website from November, the gin will hit the market in January. London Dry Sapling Gin is 40% ...

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Melbourne hotel deals indicate strong resurgence

Hotel and hospitality assets have become hot commodities in Melbourne despite tough business conditions amid COVID shutdowns, with the hospitality industry experiencing its strongest period of transactional activity in two decades, agents said. For example, the Edwardes Lake Hotel’s freehold interest in the reservoir sold for $ 28 million earlier this month, a day after its expression of interest campaign ...

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Wyndham Hotels & Resorts (WH) gains 0.43% on solid volume September 28

Last prize $ Last trade Switch $ Percentage of change % Open $ Previous Close $ High $ moo $ 52 weeks high $ 52 weeks low $ Market capitalization P / E ratio Volume To exchange WH – Market data and news To exchange Wyndham Hotels & Resorts Inc (NYSE: WH), a Parsippany, New Jersey company, gained to close ...

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Two new small hotels for your next trip to Athens

Acropolis views from a room at the A77 Suites by Andronis A77 Suites My first trip to Athens was a doozy. Young, on a Kraft Macaroni & Cheese budget, I landed a $ 400 theft between New York and Greece. I spent the flight curled up in a heart-wrenching ball trying to sleep in a cramped economy seat. Upon arriving ...

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New England Outdoor Center Owner Aims To Revitalize Katahdin Area With New Resort

Owner of outdoor recreation center in Katahdin area finally moves forward with plans to develop 280-acre plot into activity center, hotel, artists’ village and more . Matthew Polstein, owner of the New England Outdoor Center, originally laid out development plans for Hammond Ridge, a plot of land near Millinocket in the unorganized territory of Penobscot County, in 2007. Penobscot County ...

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Great Escapes USA highlights America’s most spectacular hotels

America has a wild and varied beauty. There are the rugged Rockies of Wyoming and Colorado, the high deserts of Arizona, the misty and brooding coastline of Big Sur in California, the wild woods of Vermont, and the summer seaside towns of Massachusetts. Dotted with them all? Retreats, hostels and lodgings that embody the very landscape in which they find ...

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Affiliates of Paceline Equity Partners Acquire Two Hotels in Charlotte, NC |

DALLAS – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Sep 28, 2021– Subsidiaries of Paceline Equity Partners, LLC (“Paceline”), a Dallas-based private equity manager, today announced the acquisition of two limited-service hotels in the greater Charlotte area, the Holiday Inn Express & Charlotte Ballantyne Suites and the TownePlace Suites Moulin at Fort Charlotte. The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Charlotte Ballantyne was built in ...

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The road to recovery for the hotel industry in the United States

COVID-19 has taken its toll around the world. However, few industries have been hit harder than the US hotel industry. The hospitality industry in the United States has also been slow to recover, lost an incredible number of jobs and continues to face depressed room rates. How will the US hotel market recover? What is the path hoteliers can take? ...

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Capitalize on the demand for delivery

During the initial 2020 closures, many restaurants quickly switched to delivery and take-out in order to continue to generate income. As consumers discovered how easy it was to have their favorite meals delivered, businesses saw an increase in the demand for delivery. Most surprisingly, however, this demand has not diminished; even as restaurants reopened and sales exceeded pre-pandemic levels in ...

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Up to 25% off rooms at Ace hotels this summer

It is not often a hotel affair that catches our attention, corn anything in an Ace hotel is usually the exception. Their latest pan-property sale has rooms up to 25 percent off, which means trips to London, Panama City and New Orleans may be in your future. Traveler wrote at length about how Ace actually nailed the millennial traveler. In ...

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Blackstone sells Cosmopolitan casino and hotel for $ 5.65 billion

To paraphrase Kenny Rogers’ immortal words: you need to know when to hold them, know when to fold them, know when to go … and know when to sell your hotel, casino, nightclub and 3,000-room resort. for billions of dollars. That’s the tune that investment management group Blackstone sang on Monday when it announced it had cashed in the Las ...

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Accommodation expert says Sedona hotel stays could drop

To say that the past year was a roller coaster for the accommodation industry might be an understatement. For example, as some tourist destinations have been decimated by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic over the past 18 months, the city of Sedona has had its best year ever in terms of sales and tax revenue generated. But with continued concern about ...

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3H Group and LBA Hospitality form a strategic alliance for future growth

DOTHAN, Ala .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Today, LBA Hospitality, based in Dothan, Alabama, and 3H Group, headquartered in Chattanooga, Tenn., Announced the formation of their new strategic alliance, which enables LBA Hospitality and 3H Group to expand their respective companies while remaining focused on expanding their hotel management platform. As evidenced by historic accomplishments, both companies are leaders in hospitality ...

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Soaring summer tourism convinces Lord Elgin to reopen

When Ottawa’s hotel industry recovery took a surprising shortcut last month, the Lord Elgin Hotel stepped up its reopening plan. After being closed for more than 18 months as the pandemic virtually wiped out tourist traffic for most of 2020 and into 2021, the family-friendly downtown hotel will begin welcoming guests on October 1. General manager David Smythe said an ...

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Rotana signs two hotels in Qatar

Rotana, today announced at the Arabian & African Hospitality Investment Conference (AHIC) the signing of a new project with Bin Al Sheikh Holding Group, a well-diversified Qatari business conglomerate. The project includes the management of an Arjaan Hotel Apartments by Rotana with 400 keys and 103 keys under the brand The Residences by Rotana. Rendering of the Arjaan hotel apartments ...

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Treebo’s Hotel Superhero Appoints Former Saber Executive Karthick Prabu to Head of Product Management

Hotel Superhero, the SaaS arm of Treebo Hotels, has recruited Karthick Prabu as vice president and head of product management, according to a statement released today. Prabu joined the business from travel technology company Saber, where he worked as a senior director of product management. He has also worked on IDS Nxt, Rezopia, among others. Hotel Superhero, which recently announced ...

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Arts Commission decides on Covid relief funds, hears concerns about fair funding of contracts

The Arts Commission gave city council its recommendations on how best to use the federal Covid-19 relief funds set aside for creative arts organizations before year-end, with staff still considering how to restructure contracts and programs funded by hotel taxes for next year. At last week’s meeting, the committee voted unanimously that the $ 5.4 million available for arts organizations ...

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Mother and child die after fall at Petco Park ahead of Padres game

SAN DIEGO – A woman and her 2-year-old son died Saturday afternoon after falling from the third floor of Petco Park, as thousands of baseball fans marched inside for a Padres game, San police said. Diego. The woman, 40, and the boy were pronounced dead at 4:11 p.m., about 20 minutes after police were alerted to the incident, Lt. Andra ...

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Enjoy the beauty of the Fari Islands at the Patina Maldives hotel

The recently opened Patina Maldives hotel located in the Fari Islands should be on every thalassophile’s list. Not only is it breathtaking on the outside, it is even more luxurious on the inside. You don’t have to go to extremes when looking for both elegance and functionality. This summer getaway destination features a contemporary yet modern design with the use ...

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The major hotel brand now offers luxury home rentals

Guess which trusted travel brand brings nearly a century of hospitality expertise to vacation home rentals? Houses and villas by Marriott International offers upscale and luxury rental homes across the globe, all managed by professional property management companies. Whether you are looking for a weekend getaway or looking for the perfect place for a family reunion, Houses and villas by ...

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Incredible Growth of Chain Hotel Market by 2028 | Choice Hotels, Wyndham Hotel Group, Starwood Hotels & Resorts – Stillwater Current

A2Z Market Research announces the release of Chain hotel market research report. The market is expected to grow at a sustained rate in the coming years. The Chain Hotel Market 2021 research report presents market size, share and growth analysis, trends, cost structure, statistical and comprehensive data of the global market. Chain hotels are defined as all hotels under the ...

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Hoffmanns Considering Missouri Meerschaum Corncob Pipe Plant for Potential Acquisition | Local News

The corn-on-the-cob pipe capital of the world may soon become the Hoffmann corn-on-the-cob pipe capital of the world. After a press conference to announce plans for a new 12-hole golf course in Augusta, David Hoffmann of the Hoffmann family of companies said he and his wife, Jerri, were considering the pipe business in Missouri Meerschaum Co. corn cob and building ...

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Pamplin Media Group – 1971: Fire destroys The Met hotel, store and post office

Portland General Electric plans to restore anadromous fish tracks above Pelton Round Butte three-dam hydroelectric project 100 YEARS AGO September 22, 1921 Oregon Trunk Railway Crop Report: A dramatic decrease in the area devoted to grain crops will follow this season’s record yield. Farmers are putting every available acre into cultivation this year and will be forced to fallow much ...

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Boston’s New Omni Hotel Celebrates City Life

Showcasing the work of architects Elkus Manfredi, Waldrop + Nichols Studio, Moody Nolan, and Stull and Lee, this 1,054-key Omni hotel highlights Boston’s forward-thinking approach. In addition to embodying 21st-century Boston through its philosophy and design, the hotel includes an array of attractive amenities, including a rooftop pool deck, spa, and no less than seven dining and dining options. A ...

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New Zealand’s Antarctic summer season begins as the first group heads for the ice

The first group of employees from Base Scott arrived in Antarctica for the summer research season, but their journey to the ice was not smooth. The group left Christchurch on Friday morning and landed at Phoenix Airfield at 4:07 pm. They almost reached Antarctica on Monday, but the Royal New Zealand Air Force C-130 had to turn around after four ...

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The UK, 89% vaxxed, is calling for help. Virtuoso responds with 41 advisors: Travel Weekly

Arnie weissmann It was, in the words of a normally posed upscale hotel general manager, “the brainchild of a dozen people who used to get dirty once a week on Zoom.” The 12 were London luxury hoteliers who regularly sympathized with stories of low occupancy and falling rates during the pandemic and decided to put competitive differences aside and try ...

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Phenomenal businesswomen from San Diego

Mabel rowe (Courtesy of the San Diego History Center) George Ramsey, the so-called “Mayor of San Diego’s Harlem,” partnered with racehorse owner Robert Rowe to build the Douglas Hotel in 1924 on Second Avenue and Market Street. But when Rowe died suddenly of heart trouble a few months later, his wife, Mabel, stepped in to co-run the hotel and its ...

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Wedding musicians sue hotel and vendors after tent collapses: “Thought I was going to die”

Two musicians who were injured when a tent collapsed at an outdoor wedding last year accuse the venue and the vendors of neglect and denounce their “terrifying” experience. Sisters Tiffany Ray, 37, and Amanda Crosby, 39, are violinists who were part of a string quartet at a wedding on January 11, 2020 at the St. Regis Atlanta. During the ceremony ...

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History and luxury in the Golan Heights

After years of renovation and a $ 15 million investment, the new Pereh Hotel has been opened to the public, bringing a new standard of luxury to the Golan Heights. Pereh was built on the ruins of the French customs, where in 1916 British diplomat Sir Mark Sykes and French diplomat Francois Georges Picot negotiated and signed a secret treaty ...

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Fight inflation with these traditional knowledge strategies

Indraneel Karlekar is Head of Research for Principal Real Estate, which manages nearly $ 100 billion. He told Insider he believes investors will continue to use real estate as a hedge against inflation. He also touched on 3 other themes guiding real estate investment decisions. American investors are increasingly concerned about inflation. Inflation is calculated from the change in the ...

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The Rancho Valencia luxury resort in San Diego is # 4 in the United States

Rancho Valencia, a luxury resort in Rancho Santa Fe that wins hospitality accolades each year, has been named by Travel + Leisure as the # 4 resort in the country, up from its 11th place in 2020. The 45-acre property, which also ranked 35th among the best resorts in the world, was the only hotel in San Diego County to ...

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Community groups want Pershing Square renamed for LA civil rights figure James Lewis – CBS Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A coalition of community organizations is calling for Pershing Square in downtown Los Angeles to be renamed in honor of civil rights figure and pastor, James Lewis. (credit: CBS) The Outer Square, a rather small public park adjacent to the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles, has been the scene of a number of big political ...

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David Y. Igé | HTA Press Release: O’ahu Visitors Bureau appoints Catherine Orlans as Destination Manager

HTA Press Release: O’ahu Visitors Bureau appoints Catherine Orlans as Destination Manager Posted on Sep 24, 2021 in Latest News, Press Room The O’ahu Tourist Board (OVB) has appointed Catherine Orlans as the destination manager. A new position funded by the Hawai’i Tourism Authority (HTA), as Destination Manager, Orlans will be responsible for the implementation and oversight of the O’ahu ...

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summer 2012 | eKathimerini.com

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras (right) listens to German Chancellor Angela Merkel before a meeting with young Greek businessmen in Athens in April 2014. [AP] Late in the night of May 2012, after a long crisis summit by eurozone leaders, Angela Merkel walked her exhausted advisers to a quiet table at the bar of the Amigo hotel in Brussels. The ...

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WoodSpring Suites eclipses 300 open hotels, paving the way for future growth

This latest step in opening Choice Hotels’ extended stay portfolio further illustrates the resilience and expansion of the company’s extended stay model into the economy and mid-range space. From June 30, 2021, the WoodSpring Suites, MainStay Suites and Suburban Extended Stay brands respectively have 453, 217 and 86 hotels open or under construction. Everhome Suites, the company’s new brand launched ...

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New rock band Moon Walker drops truth to power

Harry Springer and his fellow Colorado-based band The Midnight Club bet on the stakes and moved to Los Angeles last year for what they thought was greener pastures for a rock and roll band. The move was, unfortunately, just before the pandemic hit. “Our timing was terrible,” he says. “We’re just waiting for our lease to expire.” With the brakes ...

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Global Wifi Hotel Management Software Market Global Size, Status and Outlook 2021 – Tanaza Captive Portal, ICONWIFI, MuftWiFi – Stillwater Current

The presence of different central players in the WiFi hotel management software market has created fierce and diverse markets. The WiFi hotel management software market incorporates a high rate of development for the reception of ecological automotive innovation and presentation on the lookout. A growing demand for functional efficiency and late government leadership also plays a major role in the ...

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AC Hotels by Marriott® debuts in the Dominican Republic with the opening of AC Punta Cana – Hospitality Net

AC Hotels by Marriott®, the design-focused lifestyle brand that is part of Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of 30 extraordinary brands, announces the opening of 129 rooms AC Hotel by Marriott Punta Cana. With open and multi-functional public spaces, guests are invited to experience a hotel in the center of one of the Caribbean’s most important tourist and corporate destinations. The Dominican ...

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Savage x Fenty 2021 show: all the looks you must see

Have you ever wondered what happened to the Hotel Cortez de American Horror Story: Hotel? In Rihanna’s latest addition to the Savage x Fenty family, we get a glimpse of what goes on after-hours at one of Los Angeles’ most illustrious hotels. Models roam the halls, dancers twerk and twirl, and the Queen herself reigns on the perch from her ...

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Accor joins the Sustainable Hospitality Alliance

WHY IT RATES: Accor joins the 14 largest global hotel companies to help meet the biggest sustainable development challenges of the travel industry. – Lacey Pfalz, Associate Editor, TravelPulse Accor, a hotel group with more than 5,200 properties and 10,000 dining places in 110 countries, today joins the Sustainable Hospitality Alliance, a global organization that brings together committed hotel companies ...

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Accor hoteliers claim to become lifestyle brands

Skift take CEO Sébastien Bazin has certainly changed Accor’s luxury and lifestyle range, but will that be enough to finally help him break into the American market? Matthew Parsons Accor’s CEO steers the brand towards more luxury and lifestyle properties. Fortunately, the hoteliers are more than obliging. “I’ve been at the helm of this company for eight years and trying ...

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Red Wing man accused of strangling woman at Hastings hotel

Hastings, MN (KROC-AM News) – A Red Wings man was charged with second degree murder for the strangling death of a Hastings woman earlier this year. The Dakota County District Attorney’s Office said Kyle Williams, 32, was charged with killing Kelly Kocurek, 36, at a Hastings hotel. The criminal complaint says Hastings Police responded to a medical call at the ...

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HB exclusivity: HotelKey partners with Lexen hotels to optimize operational efficiency

Southern California hotels Lexen Hotel North Hollywood and Lexen Newhall Hotel in Santa Clarita have partnered with HotelKey to improve property performance and reduce costs with the fully integrated Property Management System (PMS) based on the technology company’s cloud. “HotelKey has proven to be an invaluable and irreplaceable partner in helping our hotels better understand our business performance, create efficiencies ...

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Summit Hotel Properties (INN) is great dynamic action: should you buy? – September 23, 2021

Dynamic investing involves following the recent trend of a stock, which can be both ways. In the “long” context, investors “will buy at a high price, but hope to sell even higher”. And for investors who follow this methodology, it is essential to take advantage of trends in a stock’s price; Once a stock establishes a price, it is more ...

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BRIAN EHRLICH JOINS THE HOTEL WATERFORD GROUP AS A VICE

WATERFORD, CT, September 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Waterford Hotel Group, a leading hotel management company, today announced the appointment of Brian Ehrlich as Vice President, Development. In this role, Ehrlich will seek new business for Waterford Hotel Group, including management and investment opportunities. As a seasoned veteran of the hospitality industry, Ehrlich has held key positions at companies such ...

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Nine IHG CEOs Receive Key New Appointments

IHG Hotels and Resorts introduced eight high-performing team members in their new roles following a series of promotions and new appointments at hotels in Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific. Former Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach General Manager Gareth Long has moved north to take on a similar role at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley, as Area General Manager for Regional ...

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Airfares won’t stay low for too long

Airlines across the country are sweating over an unexpected drop in business travel in recent weeks – and that’s good news if you’re a traveler looking to save some money. This month, domestic air fares are down 5% from September 2019 and international fares down by around 8%, drops that industry experts attribute in part to the traditional drop in ...

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King County to convert homeless hotel to house Afghan refugees

1400 S 320th St, Federal Way, WA 98003 (courtesy King County) To support Afghan refugees preparing for resettlement, King County has announced plans to invest $ 500,000 in temporary housing and community services in areas such as Federal Way’s Extended Stay America. “The fabric of our community is continually strengthened by those who arrive here from other nations, whether under ...

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Tribe wants Boston U to change name of Myles Standish dormitory

Boston (AP) – A Native American tribe asks Boston University to rename its dormitory in honor of its pilgrim’s military leader, Myles Standish. Ponkapoag Massachusetts is named after Native American figures who were slaughtered along with other tribesmen in 1623 in a recently launched petition, the Witzwamat Memorial Hall. It indicates that it should be replaced by. NS Associated Press ...

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The Slate appoints Phuket hospitality legend Claude Sauter as new general manager

A highly skilled Swiss hotelier joins the artistically inspired resort town after an impressive career that has included more than two decades of management experience in the ‘Pearl of the Andaman’. Phuket, Thailand – Slate, the whimsical and art-inspired resort town on Phuket’s remote northwest coast, has announced the appointment of Claude Sauter as the new Managing Director, bringing an ...

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Gerald Butler’s The Plane raises $ 136 million for Puerto Rico’s economy

Function at the helm of Gerald Butler The plane is expected to bring $ 136 million to Puerto Rico’s economy after turning entirely on the island this summer, according to the local government. This figure includes hotel stays, withholding taxes and other investments. Production began four months ago and has since moved to different locations inside and outside of the ...

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Opening of two new hotels in Costa Rica

Marriott International today announced that it has signed an agreement with Saxum Group to develop the first Fairfield by Marriott and the second Residence Inn by Marriott in Costa Rica, bringing its portfolio to 17 hotels in this sought-after market. The new properties will have 125 and 117 rooms, respectively. “We are proud to work with the Saxum Group to ...

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Lewiston Ramada hotel shelter ceases operations

The Ramada Hotel in Lewiston has been in use as an emergency wellness refuge since late 2020. The refuge will continue to operate 16 rooms for quarantine purposes, but will close the wellness refuge. Andree Kehn / Sun Journal file LEWISTON – The Ramada hotel’s emergency wellness shelter will close next week, but a quarantine shelter will continue to operate ...

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Bayside Restaurant presents Jazz on the Bay on September 23 and 30

Bayside Restaurant is known for its live music every night, but Bayside has upped its game with the new Jazz on the Bay Supper Club series on Thursday September 23 and Thursday September 30. Held in Bayside’s covered outdoor patio, Jazz on the Bay features renowned local jazz artists paired with the delicious cuisine of Bayside. Alanna and those handsome ...

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Hotel housing for the homeless to continue for 30 days for some – Boston News, Weather, Sports

The more than 54O homeless people who were to lose access to state-paid hotel rooms during the pandemic will continue to benefit for an additional 30 days as the state takes a hiatus to consider ways forward, Governor Phil Scott said on Tuesday. . This summer, the state extended the hotel voucher program for families with children, people with disabilities, ...

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Saudi Arabia to merge PIF-backed Red Sea tourism project developers to cut costs

Saudi Arabia will merge two public developers working on its Red Sea tourism project into a single entity to reduce costs and boost synergies, as the kingdom accelerates the development of its nascent tourism industry. The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC) and Amaala, owned by the kingdom’s sovereign wealth fund, the Public Investment Fund, are developing adjacent megaprojects on the ...

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8 new hotel collaborations with designers like D&G, Missoni and more – Robb Report

Shopping at a hotel or resort meant nothing more than picking up a forgotten necessity at the gift shop, such as a baseball cap and sweatshirt or an overpriced blanket and sunscreen . These days, however, luxury hotels and hotel brands around the world are collaborating with personalities, eco-friendly companies, and some of the world’s best designers on exclusive items ...

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Borders hotel makes sensational lockdown comeback

Waverley Castle. (Photo: Nick Smith) The staff and management at Melrose’s Waverley Castle, part of the Coast & Country collection of bespoke hotels, have been delighted since they have welcomed guests back, as statistics show. In the four months since May, 7,343 breakfasts have been served and 8,221 guests have passed through the premises. It’s a reflection of how the ...

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Shepherd Hotels and Avocet team up for a new dedicated hotel

The Shepherd Hotel in South Carolina aims to provide an upscale hotel experience while providing secure careers in hospitality for people with disabilities. This innovative program illustrates the power of hospitality to change lives for the better. Make your mark on Clemson The boutique hotel and hospitality development group Shepherd Hotels, which strives to increase employment opportunities for people with ...

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Riverside Festival of Lights again cancels lighting ceremony – press enterprise

Riverside’s signature vacation show will continue. But for the second year in a row, the Mission Inn Hotel & Spa Festival of Lights will not be hosting the popular lighting ceremony, officials said on Monday (September 20). The Mission Inn has decided to cancel the opening night event which draws tens of thousands of people from Southern California due to ...

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The United States welcomes international tourists again – and it could complicate your vacation travel plans

Foreign tourists will be able to visit the United States again later this fall, a move that could result in higher travel prices for Americans just before the peak holiday season. The Biden administration is set to replace the series of travel bans the Trump administration enacted in the spring of 2020 to control the spread of the virus that ...

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Paul Rusesabagina, hero of the “Hotel Rwanda”, sentenced to 25 years in prison for terrorism

LONDON – After spending more than a year behind bars and standing on trial, the man who inspired the acclaimed 2004 film “Hotel Rwanda” was convicted of terrorism-related offenses on Monday. Former hotelier Paul Rusesabagina, 67, was tried by Rwanda’s High Court alongside 20 other accused on a number of charges, including forming an illegal armed group, financing a terrorist ...

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Lender sues for foreclosure against owner of DoubleTree hotel

DoubleTree Hotel near Miami International Airport and President of United Capital Corp. Anthony “Tony” Miceli (Google Maps, LinkedIn) The owner of the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Miami Airport Convention Center has reportedly not made mortgage payments since April 2020. So the lender is now seeking to collect nearly $ 33 million in unpaid debt. The lender, a commercial mortgage-backed ...

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The solution of a city to accommodate the homeless? Buy a hotel

Asheville, NC – It’s the story of three boring buildings. The story of the Days Inn, Red Roof Inn and apartments in Asheville, North Carolina. They are all at the heart of the city’s efforts to tackle long-term homelessness. The story begins with a man named Zack. We are talking about bonsai and sunflowers grown in the windows of the ...

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Nashville State Community College Appoints Thom Druffel Director of Hospitality Program

Nashville, Tennessee – Nashville State Community College has announced that Thom Druffel has been hired as the director and instructor of its hospitality program. Druffel brings nearly 40 years of experience to the local hospitality industry. “My goal is to bring industry best practices in leadership and service into the classroom, so that students have both the knowledge and the ...

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Paul Rusesabagina, man whose story inspired ‘Hotel Rwanda’, convicted of terrorism charges

KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) – A Rwandan court has declared that the man who inspired “Hotel Rwanda”, Paul Rusesabagina, has been convicted of terrorism-related offenses. Rusesabagina boycotted Monday’s announcement after saying he did not expect justice to be served in a trial he called a “sham”. He has so far been convicted of forming an illegal armed group, belonging to a ...

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Witchford pedophile planned to abuse three children in hotel

A pedophile booked a hotel room to abuse three young children, a court has heard. Robert Badcock, of Main Street, Witchford, spoke about his sexual fantasies and what he would do to children sexually. Badcock, 59, described his intentions during a social media conversation with two men in the same sexual relationship, Cambridge Crown Court said. He explained what he ...

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North Bay Tribe Propose $ 600 Million Casino Project

The Koi Nation, a federally recognized tribe based in Sonoma County, has announced plans to turn a 68-acre vineyard southeast of Windsor into a $ 600 million casino complex, one of largest of its kind in Northern California. The 90-member Pomo Tribe intends to transform the land approximately half a mile from Shiloh Ranch Regional Park into the Shiloh Resort ...

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Epicurean Atlanta, an Autograph Collection hotel opens – Hospitality Net

The eagerly awaited Epicurean Atlanta, the only hotel in Midtown focused on food and wine, now welcomes its guests. The urban chic hotel is a member of Marriott International’s autograph collection and the second location of the Epicurean Hotel brand, a collaboration between Mainsail Lodging & Development and the legendary Bern’s Steak House in Tampa, Florida. As one of three ...

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Capitals prospect Hendrix Lapierre confident and healthy at rookie camp – NBC4 Washington

Hopeful Caps Lapierre confident and healthy at rookie camp originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington Hendrix Lapierre’s journey to a professional hockey career has never been easier. At just 19, he has already played three seasons filled with adversity in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. At times he thought his career might have finished. In February 2019, he suffered ...

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VI Ministry of Tourism Credits Success of public-private partnerships

(Left to right): Wayne Biggs, CEO of the US Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (USVIEDA); USVI Tourism Commissioner Joseph Boschulte; Yolanda Bryan, USVIEDA Business Ambassador; and investor Steve Boughner of Global Solutions VI LLC, at the Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit in Florida. (Photo submitted) The U.S. Virgin Islands attribute their ability to survive and thrive during the global ...

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THE BROADWAY PARK HOTEL RETURNS FROM THE SUMMIT WITH MORE THAN 15,000 GUESTS THROUGH THE SUMMER – Island Echo

The Isle of Wight’s Broadway Park Hotel, which was rescued from permanent closure after ceasing operations under its former owners last year, is celebrating a successful first quarter since reopening in May – having served over 11,000 breakfasts while looking after 15,000 guests during a busy summer. season. The pandemic put the hotel in danger of permanent closure last year, ...

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Hotels, hires and offers, offers, offers !! – Commercial Observer

In 1999, the Ace Hotel was a former flophouse in Seattle’s Belltown neighborhood that the late Alex Calderwood and two friends saw possibilities in. Twenty-two years later, it’s a global, creative, hipster, culinary hospitality phenomenon with outposts in Palm Springs, Downtown LA, London, Nomad … and downtown Brooklyn! Commercial Observer got a glimpse of the 13-story, 287-room Stonehill Taylor-designed hotel ...

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Long-time MACS Leader Busco Appointed Director of MHS | Education

MEXICO – A familiar face from Mexico High School (MHS) has been chosen to lead the historic institution as principal after 18 years in the district. James Busco, who most recently served as the high school’s deputy principal for 11 years, was announced as principal just before the start of the school year, having been acting principal of MHS since ...

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A grain of salt and H2O hospitality give you 2.5-star happiness

A few days ago H2O Hospitality announced to have obtained $ 30 million in Series C funding in order to help hotels evolve digitally. With the coronavirus pandemic disrupting the industry, H20 Hospitality is stepping up its game for automate front-end hotel and banking processes. Here’s our scoop and a quick review of this well-funded hotel tech startup. The Startup ...

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Pembrokeshire hotel slammed as it introduces £ 200 membership fee

An iconic Welsh hotel has defended its decision to introduce a £ 200 membership fee after it was inundated by social media users seeking to take sunset photos from its clifftop bar. The Druidstone Hotel, perched on a secluded Pembrokeshire cliff, is a favorite spot for visiting holidaymakers looking for sunset drinks and selfies on the terrace. With its west-facing ...

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Windsor Casino deserves a fair and open hearing

The biggest surprise in Sonoma County last week wasn’t District Attorney Jill Ravitch crushing a recall or even the stark similarity between a Santa Rosa artist’s “Tax the Rich” creation and a dress worn by a celebrity congressman at a company gala in New York City. . Rather, it was the Koi Nation that unveiled plans for a resort and ...

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Afghan refugees to be accommodated in a hotel in Devon

A number of Afghan families are to be accommodated temporarily in a hotel in Exmouth. Bridging housing is a temporary measure until individuals and families find long-term permanent housing in locations across the country. Up to 15 families are expected to move into temporary accommodation over the coming week, made up of individual adults and families with young children. They ...

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Lancashire hotels that rebounded from Covid to welcome 14,000 guests

Two Lancashire hotels have rebounded since reopening after the lockdown – having served more than 9,000 breakfasts while catering to 14,000 guests. With the pandemic putting hotels at risk of permanent closure last year, a bumper summer season since reopening in May has seen both hotels – Liberty’s in Blackpool and the Strathmore Hotel in Morecambe strengthen. Thinking back to ...

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A 1911 motoring adventure that spanned Mableton and Austell

I looked through the first articles I wrote here, when the Cobb County Courier was known by its original name: River Edges. These articles which are quite interesting that I have developed and updated. I think this one is a real gem, about a woman who took a trip from downtown Atlanta to what at the time was a resort ...

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University leads the way at the Omni Tempe Hotel

Arizona Supreme Court agreed to review Arizona Attorney General’s lawsuit against ASU-Omni Hotels deal ahead of ceremony Photo by Kiersten Moss | The state press From left to right, ASU President Michael Crow, Tempe Mayor Corey Woods, Omni Hotels President Peter Strebel, Regent Bill Ridenour and ASU Vice President of Real Estate Development John Creer at the revolutionary event of ...

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Qatar Hotel Association holds virtual meeting with Turkish Tourism Investors Association

The Qatar Hotel Association (QHA) held its first virtual bilateral meeting with the Association of Turkish Tourism Investors (TTYD) on Saturday as part of its mission to form a global network with international partners in the hotel and hospitality industry. The meeting was attended by QHA President Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim al-Thani and TTYD President Oya Narin. Turkish Ambassador Mehmet ...

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Don’t smoke inside a casino? Koi Nation’s projects in Wine Country are part of a larger trend

The Koi Nation’s plans to build a new tribal gaming venue near Windsor – the Shiloh Resort & Casino – will likely attract attention for the hundreds of slots and tables, hotel rooms and restaurants, and new jobs and traffic. But what’s also somewhat unusual about the planned casino is that it will be completely smoke-free. This may not come ...

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Last Gabby Petit Utah hotel she saw was two blocks from FBI field office: report

Missing woman Gabby Petit was reportedly just two blocks from the Salt Lake City FBI office when she was last seen in public at a hotel near the airport last month. Petit left the Fairfield Inn and Suites on August 24, just before his disappearance, reports FOX13 in Salt Lake City. Her mother said she and her fiance, Brian Laundry, ...

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Baltimore boutique Hotel Revival’s Commitment to the Community: Travel Weekly

Upon entering the Hotel Revival in Baltimore’s historic Mount Vernon district, visitors are greeted by a brightly colored neon sign that reads: Let your life unfold according to its own design. It’s something Jason Bass, director of culture and impact at the boutique hotel, takes to heart. Bass first started out as a fan and guest of Hotel Revival, including ...

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Ubtech Robotics Launches Anti-Epidemic Solution for Quarantine Hotels; Beijing to advance 6G network deployment – China Money Network

Ubtech Robotics Launches Quarantine Hotel Outbreak Solution Chinese humanoid robot maker Ubtech Robotics recently launched a science and technology anti-epidemic solution for quarantine hotels. According to Xiong Youjun, Ubtech’s CTO, the solution uses intelligent robots such as temperature measurement, UV and spray disinfection, delivery and logistics, and integrates large-screen display and control systems. , mobile terminals and operations management platforms ...

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Historic Donation Creates Cornell Peter and Stephanie Nolan School of Hotel Administration

A landmark donation of $ 50 million from Peter Nolan ’80, MBA ’82 and Stephanie Nolan ’84, announced at a campus event on September 17, will establish the Cornell Peter and Stephanie Nolan School of Hotel Administration and provide scholarships to expand access to education for future generations of hotel business leaders. The donation will support financial aid to the ...

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California’s job growth triples that of the country

California added jobs at three times the nation’s rate last month as teachers returned to classrooms, entertainment venues reopened and summer vacationers traveled despite a spike in COVID infections -19. Salaried jobs in the state increased by 104,300 in August to a total of 16.63 million, accounting for 44% of employment growth in the United States, officials reported. The nation’s ...

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Cornwall hotels say they were saved from closure by summer tourist boom

Four Cornwall hotels threatened with closure just a year ago are celebrating a successful summer that saved them. Since it reopened in May, they have served over 32,000 breakfasts while catering to 46,000 guests this summer. With the pandemic putting hotels in danger of permanent closure in 2020, an exceptional summer since their reopening has seen all four hotels – ...

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Midland Investment Advisors to organize book signing

Midland Daily News Sep 17, 2021 Jason and Carl Cryderman of Great Lakes Investment Advisors, Inc. published “Empower Your Retirement – Plan For The Best, Prepare For The Worst”. Photo provided Jason and Carl Cryderman, President and Vice President of Great Lakes Investment Advisors, Inc., have published their first book – “Empower Your Retirement – Plan For The Best, Prepare ...

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Things to do in Denver: Westword music showcase and other concerts, September 16-19, 2021

This year’s Westword Music Showcase takes place Friday and Saturday in the RiNo Art District, with Young the Giant, Thundercat, Matoma and Hippo Campus performing on the outdoor stages, with locals Dafna, 2MX2, N3ptune, Roka Hueka, Nay Renee, Brothers of Brass, Zanib, Holdfast., Joseph Lamar, Ramakhandra, Neoma, A Meazy, Izcalli and YaSi; Kaytranada and Duke Dumont perform a special event ...

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Hotel Booking Software Market Expected to Experience Huge Growth by 2026 | Oracle, Cisco Systems, Hotelogix, Siemens

Advance Market Analytics has published a new research publication on “Global Hotel Reservations Software Market Insights, to 2026” with 232 pages and enriched with self-explanatory tables and graphs in presentable format. In the study, you will find new evolutionary trends, drivers, restraints and opportunities generated by targeting stakeholders associated with the market. The growth of the hotel reservation software market ...

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European stocks expected to post weekly gains as travel stocks soar

(Reuters) – European stocks were on track for weekly gains on Friday, as news that Britain was considering easing travel restrictions boosted airlines and hotel groups, while a rebound luxury stocks also supported major indices. The DAX chart of the German stock index is pictured on the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany on September 16, 2021. REUTERS / Staff The ...

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David Walter Garrett, artist, entrepreneur and hotelier

David Walter Garrett, 78, of Charlotte, VT, died suddenly on August 17 from heart failure caused by a groundbreaking COVID infection. Although tragic, it was as he wanted it to be: finished in an instant, at the end of a perfect Vermont summer day, at his four-decade-old home, the historic Cedar Farm, on Thompson’s Point in Charlotte. Lumberjack, artist, investment ...

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Exclusive: Atura Hotels relies on the growth ambitions of Oran Park

Event Hospitality will reattach its growing urban lifestyle brand Atura Hotels in the growing Oran Park neighborhood in southwest Sydney, with a new hotel project signed and slated for opening in the later stages of 2023. The company has signed a management agreement with Greenfields Development Company to oversee a new 184-room urban complex as part of a mixed-use retail ...

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Governor Newsom announces 9.16.21 appointments

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today announced the following appointments: Christina WH Wong, 54, from Chico, has been appointed to the Council of Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors and Geologists. Wong has been the Senior Program Coordinator at the Glenn County Health and Social Services Agency since 2002. She was a Mental Health Therapist at the Butte County Probation Department from ...

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Lowe Joint Venture acquires 3 hotels in the woods from Howard Hughes Corp.

THE WOODS, TX – A joint venture between Lowe and an institutional investor today announced the acquisition from The Howard Hughes Corporation® (NYSE: HHC) of three hotel assets located in The Woodlands®, an award-winning 28,500-acre planned community in the greater Houston area. The Woodlands Resort; The Westin at the Woodlands; and Embassy Suites by Hilton, The Woodlands at Hughes Landing ...

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The hotel group’s first stand-alone residential project heads to Lido Key | Business Observer

LIDO KEY – A 65 unit condominium is heading to Lido Key in 2025. Rosewood Residences Lido Key is the first stand-alone residential project of Rosewood Hotels and Resort. The condo project, steps from the Circle of St. Armands, will be led by Naples-based luxury real estate developer The Ronto Group and real estate investment firm Wheelock Street Capital, according ...

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Travel Guide: Lake Placid Peaks Off Season

Can another season really compare to winter at a top-level ski resort? In New York’s beautiful Adirondacks, home to famed Lake Placid and its first hill, Whiteface Mountain, the answer is a revealing yes, economical, crowded and wildly adventurous. Don’t tell all those people who are waiting in lines and paying high season hotel rates in a few months. Shoulder ...

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GTP Headlines Athens Capital: Greece’s First MGallery Hotel Holds Grand Opening Ceremony

From left to right: Evripidis Tzikas, Managing Director of Athens Capital Hotel-MGallery Collection; Patrick Maisonnave, French Ambassador to Greece; Sébastien Bazin, Chairman and CEO of Accor; Chloe A. Laskaridis, Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors of LAMPSA Hellenic Hotels SA; Maud Bailly, Managing Director Accor Southern Europe; and Vassilis Kikilias, Greek Minister of Tourism. A groundbreaking ceremony was held ...

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Recall in California: the next big Democrat-GOP battle

Hello, California. It’s Thursday September 16. Recall the reminder? Gov. Gavin Newsom supporters hold up placards urging voters to vote ‘no’ on the recall during a campaign event in San Leandro on September 8, 2021. Photo by Anne Wernikoff, CalMatters No sooner had one recall battle ended than another began. Less than a day after Gov. Gavin Newsom defeated an ...

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Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic Could Bring New Concerns to Arizona Hospitality Industry

The group warns of a drop in the number of travelers amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic While winter generally brings relief for the hospitality industry, there are also possible signs of trouble this year due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. FOX 10’s Steve Nielsen reports. PHOENIX – Winter is coming, and that’s usually a relief to the Arizona hotel industry, ...

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10 Best Hotel Pools in Athens

Summer may be over in Athens, but the weather is still warm, so it is not uncommon for Athenians to bathe in the fall and until mid-November. The 10 Best Hotel Pools in Athens If you’re in the Greek capital and looking for a stylish hotel pool to dive into, here are our 10 most recommended selections – from ultra ...

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Gay SF CEO markets city of East Bay

When people think of Oakland, Peter Gamez wants them to imagine lakeside gondola rides, mountain biking, and hikes among the redwoods. “And all within a 25-minute distance,” boasted Gamez, a gay man who is the new president and CEO of Visit Oakland, the city of East Bay’s destination marketing organization. Gamez, 54, started leading the organization last month. For the ...

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EEG Opens New Jersey Office, Appoints Dan Marks As Head

T he esports entertainment and online gaming company Esports Entertainment announced Monday the opening of its new office in Hoboken, New Jersey, which opened on September 1, as it prepares for the issuance of its operating license in the State. In an expansion of its American workforce, the company also appointed CFO Dan Marks as office manager, in accordance with ...

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