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U.S. Domestic Travel and Road Trips On the Rise

U.S. Domestic Travel and Road Trips On the Rise

ORLANDO–Domestic vacations now make up 85 percent of total U.S. vacations, according to MMGY Global’s 2017 Portrait of American Travelers. During the past 12 months, 13.9 million more vacations were taken within the U.S. compared to internationally. The rising preference ...

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Wilson Hotel Management and Valor Hospitality Partners To Merge

Wilson Hotel Management and Valor Hospitality Partners To Merge

ATLANTA—Kemmons Wilson Companies (KWC) announced that it will merge its hotel management operations—the company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Wilson Hotel Management, LLC—with Valor Hospitality Partners. In addition, KWC will be making a substantial investment in the combined entity, which, along with the ...

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Living in a Brand-Powered World

Living in a Brand-Powered World

Today, there seem to be more and more independent hotels with their own distinctive personalities. But success is not a given for these independent hotels. Many of them are aligning with major hotel companies and becoming part of a “soft ...

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AHLEF Awards Nearly $1 Million in Hospitality Scholarships

Washington, D.C.–The American Hotel & Lodging Educational Foundation (AHLEF), the not-for-profit affiliate of the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA), announced that it had awarded a total of nearly $1 million across 372 scholarships this year. Minority hospitality management students ...

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St. Jane Chicago Hotel to Open in Spring 2018

St. Jane Chicago Hotel to Open in Spring 2018

CHICAGO—Becker Ventures with Chicago-based Aparium Hotel Group announced that next spring, the city’s Carbide & Carbon building will become the St. Jane Chicago, an independent lifestyle hotel brand. Originally built in 1929, the gold-leaf tower Carbide & Carbon building is ...

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