Sims is RLH Corp.’s new chief operating officer

Gary Sims will be Red Lion Hotels Corp.’s executive vice president and chief operating officer beginning June 25. Previously he was managing director of...

Donald Berg becomes CEO of IHG Owners Assocation

Donald Berg was named CEO of the IHG Owners Association.Berg will represent hoteliers on industry-facing public affairs issues, including championing the association's political action...

Jay H. Shah, left, and Neil H. Shah, brothers who head the lodging REIT...

Jay H. Shah, left, and Neil H. Shah, brothers who head the lodging REIT Hersha Hospitality Trust in Philadelphia, were selected in July as...

Stoeckl new VP of lifestyle brands at Marriott

Toni Stoeckl is the new vice president of lifestyle brands at Marriott International Inc. He oversees Renaissance Hotels, AC Hotels by Marriott and Moxy Hotels. Previously, he was vice president...

Hospitality PR company wins Women in Business award

STEVIE AWARDS FOR Women in Business recently honored Hemsworth Communications of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, as one of the nation’s fastest-growing companies.Hemsworth Communications founder Samantha...

Hostmark forms partnership to create Hostmark Development

 Tuesday, February 19, 2013 - Hostmark Hospitality Group, a hotel management company, has formed a partnership with Bradley A. Weiser, who will be principal...

Smith is Auro Hotel’s new vice president for sales and marketing

Kirby Smith is the new vice president of sales and marketing at Auro Hotels. He will lead all aspects of the hotel group’s sales,...

Carlson restructures top exec ranks

Aly El-Bassuni, Ross Hosking, Dinesh Chandiramani and Mark Williams have joined Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group in a significant restructuring of the Minneapolis-based hotel franchiser’s...

Roger Summers director of business development at Hyphen Construction

Roger Summers is the new director of business development at Hyphen Construction. He will open a new office for the company in the Kansas City...

Lugar to leave American Hotel & Lodging Association

KATHERINE LUGAR, PRESIDENT and CEO of The American Hotel & Lodging Association, will leave the association at the end of this year, the association...