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...

End of Cell Phone Dead Zones?

Mobile technology innovator devises solution to eliminate cellular and wi-fi dead spots…   Wednesday, July 3, 2013 – A STRONG INTERNET connection and clear mobile call...

Houston Staybridge sale attracts national attention

A $21.6 MILLION hotel sales transaction involving an Asian American owned company is a finalist in the Single Asset Transaction of the Year ($25...

Marriott trains half a million employees on preventing human trafficking

AS NATIONAL SLAVERY and Human Trafficking Prevention Month continues, Marriott International said it has reached a goal of training 500,000 hotel workers to spot...

Jin Jiang is new owner of Radisson Hotel Group

RADISSON HOSPITALITY INC. officially has a new owner. Jin Jiang International Holdings Co. of China announced on Nov. 13 it had closed on a deal...

Best Western may transform into for-profit company

BEST WESTERN HOTELS & Resorts Inc. may change its business model to a for-profit company. The company’s proposal to convert from a nonprofit membership organization...

Red Lion Hotels sells its flagship property in Spokane

ONCE THE FLAGSHIP property of the Red Lion Hotels Corp., the Hotel RL in Spokane, Washington, has a new owner. RLH Corp. on July 17...

Wyndham Worldwide to become history

AT THE CLOSE of business ­on Thursday, May 31, Wyndham Worldwide Corp. will no longer exist, and a new hotel company will be born. The...

Wyndham closes on $1.95B La Quinta deal

ONE COMPANY WAS absorbed and another was born when Wyndham Hotel Group on May 30 completed its acquisition of La Quinta Inns & Suites...

Wanted: Rooms for electric linemen

FLORIDA HOTELS WITH vacant rooms but no electrical power can provide rooms for linemen who will get the property powered up just so they...