Comings & Goings

Each week, LODGING shares the latest Comings & Goings — new hires and promotions from across the hospitality, hotel, and lodging industries.

Mitt Romney Rejoins Marriott International Board

Mitt Romney has rejoined the board of directors of Marriott International, Inc. The company said. Gov. Romney, the 2012 Republican nominee for U.S. president,...

Carlson Rezidor Promotes Suzanne Riesterer to Chief Commercial Officer

MINNEAPOLIS—Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group announced the promotion of Suzanne Riesterer to chief commercial officer. In this newly created position, Riesterer will lead the development...

sbe Names Sam Bakhshandehpour Company President

LOS ANGELES—sbe, a hospitality company that develops, manages and operates hotels, restaurants, and nightlife, has named Sam Bakhshandehpour company president. In his new role, Bakhshandehpour...

William F. Simpson, Jr. Named CEO of Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Company

HERSHEY, Penn.—The Board of Directors of Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Company (HE&R) announced that it has approved the appointment of William F. Simpson, Jr.,...

IHG announces new Vice President Development Europe

IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) has appointed Philippe Bijaoui to the role of vice president development for Europe.Reporting to Chief Development Officer Europe, Robert Shepherd,...
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14 Hotel Companies Among 2019 Best Employers for Diversity

Fourteen hotel companies are among this year's Best Employers for Diversity, according to Forbes magazine. The list, which recognizes organizations for their commitment to...
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How to Spot and Get Rid of Common Household Pests in Hotels

Running a business in the hospitality industry is a tough task, and when pests are added to the equation, it can get even more...
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Five Markets With the Most Hotel Construction

Analysts at Lodging Econometrics recently reported the top five markets with the largest hotel construction pipelines for the third quarter of 2018. The number...
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15 Women Moving Up Hospitality’s Career Ladder

Over the past few years, more and more women seem to be climbing to the top ranks of the hotel industry. This isn’t a coincidence—woman...
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