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Christine Killion

Christine Killion is the digital editor of LODGING.

G6 Hospitality Positions Its Brands For The Tech Of The Future

G6 Hospitality has been rooted in the economy segment for 55 years, but the company's tech-focused strategy looks toward the future. G6 Hospitality is in the midst of rolling out several technology-focused initiatives to give its properties a competitive...
HVMG's Plunge Beach Hotel bar

HVMG Focuses on F&B To Drive Lifestyle Growth

Hospitality Ventures Management Group (HVMG)—an Atlanta-based, private hotel investment, ownership, and management company—this week launched its fourth lifestyle hotel—the 163-room Plunge Beach Hotel in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Fla. The upscale lifestyle hotel focuses on its custom-created food...
The Langham Boston

The Langham Boston Puts a Fresh Twist on an Old Classic

When The Langham Boston began considering expanding its cocktail program, there was no question about which spirit best captured the iconic hotel’s history and style—gin. The drink is a nod to The Langham’s flagship...
Urban Translations

Software Allows Guests To Order Food, Amenities in Any Language

In an increasingly global world, new technology is working to make it easier for travelers from around the world to find comfort during their stay far from home. Urban Translations is hoping to be...
Consumer using devices and exchanging data

Don’t Be Creepy: Best Practices When Using Guest Data

Consumers in today’s connected world are more frequently and freely sharing their personal information. Even the most ordinary tasks—posting a photo, writing a dinner review, checking in to a location on social media, or...