Investigators suspect China in Marriott data breach

EXPERTS ARE SAYING the Chinese government may be behind a data breach of Marriott International ‘s Starwood reservation system that exposed private information for...

TownePlace Suites under construction in southern Illinois

A COMMERCIAL REAL estate developer is building a TownePlace Suites by Marriott in Marion, Illinois. Srini Gundala is the lead partner in the $6.5 million...

PeachState Hospitality sells new Courtyard for $49M

PEACHSTATE HOSPITALITY HAS sold its new Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Dallas for $49 million to Chatham Lodging Trust, a REIT. The 167-room full-service upscale hotel...

Lawsuit against Hilton alleges hotel employee filmed female guest in the shower

A CHICAGO WOMAN is suing Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. and the owners of a Hampton Inn & Suites in Albany, New York, on the...

Marriott tells feds data breach does not threaten the company’s long-term health

MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL IS still assessing the cost of a massive data breach of the company’s Starwood reservation system that exposed the information of potentially...

Hunter brokers deal on six Atlanta properties

HUNTER HOTEL ADVISORS of Atlanta, Georgia, has brokered the sale of six properties around the city from Hotel Development Partners to Driftwood Acquisitions &...

Tru by Hilton celebrates two years of growth with Connect 4 tournament

AFTER ADDING 50 new hotels to its ranks since launching two years ago, executives at the Tru by Hilton brand decided to celebrate with...

Sandpiper forms extended-stay REIT

A THIRD-PARTY manager of extended-stay hotels has decided to put more skin in the game. Sandpiper Cos. of Richmond, Virginia, has been developing and operating...

Marriott reporting massive data breach

A MASSIVE DATA breach in Marriott International’s Starwood guest reservation database has jeopardized the personal information of potentially half a billion guests. The breach,...

Cobblestone acquires Iowa’s Boulders Inn & Suites

IN ITS SECOND acquisition this year, Cobblestone Hotels has acquired Boulders Inn & Suites. In August the company acquired acquired Key West Inns/ Hotels/Resorts...