Castell Project releases new WSH List

IN AN EFFORT to increase the number of women speakers at hospitality industry events, the Castell Project, an organization dedicated toward promoting the careers...

Smith is IHG’s senior vice president of development

Julienne Smith is InterContinental Hotel Group’s new senior vice president for development in the American region. Previously she was senior vice president for development...

Marriott to spend $500 million on women-owned businesses in 2019

MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL EXPECTS to spend $500 million in 2019 with women-owned businesses, meeting one year early a milestone set in 2015 to double its...

Deva is Maya Hotel’s new vice president

Krishna Deva is the new vice president of Maya Hotels. Baldev Thakor is president and co-founder of Maya Hotels and J.D. Deva is co-founder...

Hogberg is Noble’s new director for asset management

Beth Hogberg is the new director of asset management at Noble Investment Group. Noble Investment Group is led by founder and CEO Mit Shah. Hogberg...

Masters is Choice’s new regional vice president

Michelle Masters is the new regional vice president of franchise service at Choice Hotels. Previously she was regional vice president of franchise operations at...

Burnett is G6’s new divisional vice president of franchise operations

Tina Burnett is the new divisional vice president of franchise operations at G6 Hospitality, the parent company of Motel 6 and Studio 6 brands....

Richter is Radisson’s new senior vice president

Kristen Richter is the new senior vice president and chief commercial officer in the Americas at Radisson Hotel Group. She previously served as the...

Dinu, Champagne HSMAI’s Hotel Sales Professionals of the Year

Laura Dinu and Amy Champagne are The Hospitality and Marketing Association International’s choices for Hotel Sales Professionals of the Year. Dinu, the director of groups...

Castell Project launches ‘Ladder Up’ campaign

FOR MORE THAN three years now the Castell Project has sought to give women a leg up in the hospitality industry. Now it’s offering...