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Getting Prepared for Hurricane Patricia

As Hurricane Patricia barrels toward Mexican tourist destinations such as Puerto Vallarta and Manzanillo, storm preparedness will be key in keeping guests and employees who have not already evacuated safe. Now the strongest hurricane ever recorded, Category 5 Hurricane Patricia is ...

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‘The Shining’ Hotel to Open Horror Museum

Honoring its horror film roots, the Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colo., the property on which Stephen King’s Overlook Hotel in “The Shining” was based, has announced plans to create a horror-themed museum that would include a film production studio ...

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Interval Leisure Rumored to Buy Starwood’s Timeshare Unit

Interval Leisure Group Inc. is reportedly in talks to purchase Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide’s vacation-ownership business, according to The Wall Street Journal. The deal would value between $1 billion and $1.5 billion, and aligns with Starwood’s plan to spin ...

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Starwood Names DirecTV Preferred Video Provider

Starwood Hotels & Resorts has announced an agreement designating DirecTV Starwood’s preferred hotel and audio provider in the United States. With this agreement, in-room entertainment options will be expanded to allow new access to NFL Sunday Ticket programming. Starwood properties ...

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On the Move: This Week’s Comings and Goings

On the Move: This Week’s Comings and Goings

On Oct. 22, Marcus Hotels & Resorts announced two executive appointments. Tom Mason has been promoted to senior vice president of operations, while Steve Magnuson has returned as managing director of the Grand Geneva Resort & Spa and Timber Ridge ...

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First Even Hotel in Southeast Announced for 2018

First Even Hotel in Southeast Announced for 2018

MIAMI—Epelboim Development Group, a full service development group specialized in commercial, residential, and hospitality projects, and IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) today announce the development of a new build EVEN Hotel in Miami which will be the first EVEN hotel in ...

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