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Choice Creates New Global Reservation System—choiceEDGE

Choice Creates New Global Reservation System—choiceEDGE

ROCKVILLE, Md.—Choice Hotels International announced that the company will transition to choiceEDGE, the first new global reservation system (GRS) from a hotel company in more than 30 years. The distribution platform supports more than 6,500 Choice Hotels properties globally, accelerating ...

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Interstate and White Lodging Close Management Acquisition Deal

Interstate and White Lodging Close Management Acquisition Deal

ARLINGTON, Va.—Interstate Hotels & Resorts has closed a deal—first announced in December 2017—to acquire the management agreements for 82 premium-branded, select- and full-service hotels, plus one restaurant, from White Lodging. The deal is effective January 24, 2018. “A transaction of ...

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Three Tips for Hoteliers When Developing Local Talent

Three Tips for Hoteliers When Developing Local Talent

Harsha Chanrai, founder and CEO of Saira Hospitality, offers the following advice for hoteliers looking to develop local talent. Look for soft skills. “Focus on finding people with emotional and cultural intelligence, rather than hotel work experience,” Chanrai explains. “This ...

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On the Move: This Week’s Comings and Goings

On the Move: This Week’s Comings and Goings

Forty-five year hospitality veteran David Gabri will retire from chairman of Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) effective March 1. Although retiring, Gabri will still be involved with the company’s board of directors. In his time at ALHI, Gabri created original ...

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