Homegrown Historic Key West Inns sold for $109M

JULIE FONDRIEST FOUNDED Historic Key West Inns in Florida in 1997, starting with a small guest house. This month, Fondriest and her investment partners...

Kyricos is Hyatt’s senior VP for wellbeing

Mia Kyricos is Hyatt Hotels Corp.’s new senior vice president and global head of wellbeing. In the newly created position, she will lead Hyatt’s...

Vander Ploeg is Hyatt’s head of digital

Julia Vander Ploeg is Hyatt Hotels Corp.’s new senior vice president and global head of digital. Most recently she was vice president of digital...

Rees is HVMG’s director of asset management and analytics

Roxanne Rees is Hospitality Ventures Management Group’s new director of asset management and analytics. Previously she was InterContinental Hotels Group’s manager for business support...

Collins and Bransom join TCRM

Ashley Collins and Mary Bransom have joined the team at Total Customized Revenue Management, a revenue management company based in Phoenix, Arizona. Collins is...

Marcello is RLH Corp.’s new senior VP of brand strategy

Amanda Marcello is Red Lion Hotels Corp.’s new senior vice president of brand strategy. She was most recently directing the rebranding of Signature and...

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...

Group Launches Campaign for Women Speakers

WHEN PEGGY BERG founded and grew The Highland Group, a hospitality consulting and advisory firm based in Atlanta, industry conference organizers began to request...

Red Roof women’s forum builds on strengths

RED ROOF INN Inc. last week hosted more than 100 guests at its 2018 Forum on Leadership for Women Entrepreneurs. The two-day event held...

Fisher is Red Roof’s HR senior vice president

Leslie Fisher is Red Roof’s new senior vice president for human resources and training. Previously she was the company’s vice president for HR and...