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Radisson Red is Coming to the Americas

Radisson Red is Coming to the Americas

MINNEAPOLIS—Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group today announced signings for the first four Radisson RED hotels in the Americas: Radisson RED Bogota, Colombia; Radisson RED Cali, Colombia; Radisson RED Campinas, Brazil; and the Radisson RED Minneapolis Downtown. Carlson Rezidor plans to open ...

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Trump Hotel in Washington, D.C. Lands BLT Prime

Following Donald Trump’s inflammatory comments about Mexican immigrants, a number of hotel companies severed ties with Trump Hotel Collection. Celebrity chefs José Andrés and Geoffrey Zakarian, both set to open restaurants in the forthcoming Trump Hotel in Washington, D.C.’s Old ...

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Marriott Divulges Plans for Latin American Expansion

Marriott Divulges Plans for Latin American Expansion

SAO PAULO—Tim Sheldon, president of Caribbean and Latin America operations at Marriott International, announced an expected 75 percent increase in Marriott’s Caribbean and Latin American distribution between 2015 and 2018, including a tripling of the company’s presence in Brazil with ...

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Avendra Acquires BuyEfficient Purchasing Program

Avendra Acquires BuyEfficient Purchasing Program

ROCKVILLE, Md.—Avendra, a procurement services provider serving the lodging and hospitality industries in North America, has acquired BuyEfficient, an online purchasing program dedicated to serving the hospitality industry, from its parent company, Sunstone Hotel Investors. “This acquisition reflects Avendra’s strength ...

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Sam Nazarian Sells Stake in SLS Las Vegas

Sam Nazarian, founder and CEO of SBE Entertainment Group, has agreed to sell his minority stake in the SLS Las Vegas hotel, which opened in August 2014. His company will also give up management of the company, according to The ...

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Under New NLRB Ruling, Workers File Charges Against Hilton

LOS ANGELES—According to UNITE HERE Local 11, four subcontracted housekeepers filed unfair labor practice charges last week against the DoubleTree by Hilton Ontario Airport, owned by the Blackstone Group’s Hilton Worldwide, reports MarketWatch. This is the first effort by California ...

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