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On the Move: This Week’s Comings and Goings

On the Move: This Week’s Comings and Goings

Stuart Foster has been named vice president, global brand marketing for Hilton Hotels & Resorts, DoubleTree by Hilton, and Curio. Foster is a 20-year marketing veteran and in his new role, he will lead a team responsible for marketing, communications, ...

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Study Finds Marriott to Be Consumers’ Favorite Brand

Study Finds Marriott to Be Consumers’ Favorite Brand

LOUISVILLE, Colo.—According to a large-scale consumer study conducted by Market Force Information (Market Force), a leader in customer experience management, Marriott is consumers’ favorite brand among major hotel and motel chains. The study also found that, while many are using ...

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Gaylord Texan Resort Reveals $120 Million Expansion Plans

Gaylord Texan Resort Reveals $120 Million Expansion Plans

GRAPEVINE, Texas—The Gaylord Texan Resort has unveiled plans for its upcoming $120 million resort expansion. The project is being completed by property owners Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc., a lodging real estate investment trust specializing in group-oriented, destination hotel assets in ...

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Owners Weigh In on Marriott-Starwood

Owners and operators agree that the Marriott-Starwood merger will have industry-spanning benefits, such as its power to leverage favorable distribution negotiations. Owners at the Hotel Data Conference also said having more redemption options for the two companies’ loyalty programs will be beneficial. ...

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How Cuba and Zika Are Impacting Caribbean Performance

How Cuba and Zika Are Impacting Caribbean Performance

ATLANTA—CBRE Hotels Americas Research announced that the average Caribbean hotel experienced a 10.2 percent increase in gross operating profit (GOP) during 2015, according to its newly released tenth edition of Caribbean Trends in the Hotel Industry. This is the fourth ...

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