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  • The Orient Jerusalem Hotel Opens
    The Orient Jerusalem Hotel Opens - An amalgamation of old and new and a junction of East and West, the hotel itself comprises of 243 guestrooms and suites in its newly constructed central building, as well as a selection of accommodations inside two expertly preserved Templar Buildings from 1882 and 1883.
  • Crystal Investment Property, LLC Adds Montana License
    Crystal Investment Property, LLC Adds Montana License - Crystal Investment Property, LLC announced the firm is now licensed to advise and transact real estate in Montana. Crystal’s reach into Big Sky Country presents new opportunities for hotel owner and investor clients.
  • AHLEI Publishes New Edition of Hotel and Restaurant Accounting Textbook, Workbook
    AHLEI Publishes New Edition of Hotel and Restaurant Accounting Textbook, Workbook - This introductory hospitality accounting textbook accentuates the relationship between business principles and accounting in hotel and restaurant operations. Students will learn accounting information that can be applied in hotel and restaurant environments.
  • Charles McKee Named Chief Commercial Officer Americas for Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group
    Charles McKee Named Chief Commercial Officer Americas for Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group - McKee’s most recent corporate assignment was leading the restructuring of marketing, loyalty and branding functions at Malaysia Airlines in Kuala Lumpur. His prior work has included serving as Chief Marketing Officer of Delta Hotels and Resorts and Air Canada, Commercial Executive Vice President of lastminute.com.
  • The Jeremy West Hollywood Hotel Opens
    The Jeremy West Hollywood Hotel Opens - The hotel presents a very distinctive metal cladding on its exterior with its prominent hilltop location allowing for stunning views, ranging from Santa Monica to Downtown L.A. A seven-story Dream Catcher installation connects the two towers of the hotel, which is lit by innovative LED lighting design by Hollywood lighting designer Walter Barry known for his work on both television dramas and documentaries.
  • John A. Rubino Named Executive Vice President for Interstate's Crossroads Hospitality Division
    John A. Rubino Named Executive Vice President for Interstate's Crossroads Hospitality Division - In his new position, Rubino will be responsible for overseeing overall management of the Company's 181-hotel portfolio of select-service and extended stay hotels in North America. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President of Operations in the Crossroads division.
  • Jumby Bay Island Joins Oetker Collection
    Jumby Bay Island Joins Oetker Collection - The 300-acre private island resort, located two miles from Antigua, is slated to open on Oct. 9 for the 2017/18 season.
  • 113 Room the Anndore House to Open This November in Toronto
    113 Room the Anndore House to Open This November in Toronto - Originally built as a residence hotel in 1955, The Anndore House was home to many of Toronto's most eccentric personalities and famous faces in the 1950s. With guest rooms designed by Cecconi Simone Inc., along with public spaces and dining outlets by Studio Munge, the House preserves the personality of the building's past lives.
  • Pain in Spain: Are Tourists Still Welcome? - BBC
    Pain in Spain: Are Tourists Still Welcome? - BBC - As anti-tourism protests hit Barcelona, can visitors happily coexist with local residents?
  • HFTP Announces 2017 CHAE of the Year Recipient Guus Martinus Heijmans, CHAE
    HFTP Announces 2017 CHAE of the Year Recipient Guus Martinus Heijmans, CHAE - Heijmans will be honored at HFTP’s upcoming 2017 Annual Convention in October
  • Interstate Selected to Manage Hyatt Regency Sarasota
    Interstate Selected to Manage Hyatt Regency Sarasota - The 294-room hotel is located minutes from the spectacular white-sand beaches of the Gulf of Mexico. The hotel features more than 20,000 square feet of meeting space, a lagoon-style pool, 24-hour gym and a private 32-slip marina and dock.
  • US Hotel Occupancy Up 0.7 Percent to 73.6 Percent - Week Ending August 12th - 2017
    US Hotel Occupancy Up 0.7 Percent to 73.6 Percent - Week Ending August 12th - 2017 - Average daily rate up 1.5 Percent to US$128.39

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