Long-time hospitality consultant Dushoff dies at age 80

Lee Dushoff, the Philadelphia-based hotel industry consultant and founder of Hotel Partners, died Saturday at the age of 80. His clients included Steve Belmonte,...

Ryan is Choice’s VP of brand operations for Cambria Hotels

Terri Ryan is vice president of brand operations for Choice Hotels International’s Cambria Hotels. Previously she was senior vice president of hotel operations for...

Jane Blake global chief HR officer at Interstate Hotels & Resorts

Jane Blake is officially global chief human resources officer at Interstate Hotels & Resorts. Previously, she was interim head of human resources. In addition,...

Elliott and Vasquez are Hotel Equities’ new regional sales directors

Polly Ann Elliott is Atlanta-based Hotel Equities’ new regional sales director for the firm’s east region. Kristen Vasquez is regional sales director for the...

Hilton names two execs to India operations

Navjit Ahluwalia is Hilton Worldwide’s new senior vice president and country head for India, while Jatin Khanna is the company’s new vice president and...

Marriott’s Liam Brown to move to London

LIAM BROWN, A LONGTIME presence in the U.S. hotel industry, will relocate London where he will manage Marriott International’s Europe division. As president of select...

Rudnitsky resigning from Miraval Group

Steve Rudnitsky on Sept. 30 will resign as president and CEO of Miraval Group, Hyatt Hotels Corp. has announced. His departure is part of the...
Bharat Vakil Patel

Bharat Vakil Patel joins NewGen Advisory

He will head the company’s Texas Advisory Team Bharat Vakil Patel is NewGen Advisory brokerage team’s new designated broker on its Texas Advisory Team. He...

RLH Corp. board chairman retiring

AS PART OF Red Lion Hotel Corp.’s ongoing leadership shakeup, the chairman of the company’s board of directors Robert Wolfe announced he would retire...

Qian Jin is Hilton’s area president for Greater China and Mongolia

Qian Jin is Hilton’s first area president for Greater China and Mongolia. Qian’s hiring comes as Hilton prepares to open its 100th hotel in...