TripAdvisor and Grubhub Announce Agreement to Bring Restaurant Delivery Service to TripAdvisor Consumers throughout the United States

May 9, 2017 – TripAdvisor® (NASDAQ: TRIP), the world’s largest travel site, and Grubhub (NYSE: GRUB), the nation’s leading online and mobile takeout food-ordering company, today announced an agreement integrating Grubhub’s restaurant network into the TripAdvisor desktop website, mobile web and mobile app experiences. Consumers browsing TripAdvisor restaurant listings in the U.S. will now have the option to…

Shaner Hotels Announces Grand Opening of 120-Room Courtyard Hershey Chocolate Avenue in Pa.

Company Expects Record Growth Year May 9, 2017 – Officials of Shaner Hotels, an award winning, international hotel owner, operator and developer, today announced the opening of the 120-room Courtyard by Marriott Hershey Chocolate Avenue in Pa. The hotel is owned by Bears Creek Hershey Hotel, LLC, a joint development between Shaner and Chafia Capital Partners, a real estate…

Red Lion Hotels Corporation Unveils New Alignment of Brands

May 9, 2017 – RLHC (Red Lion Hotels Corporation) (NYSE:RLH) announced today the evolution of its brand portfolio following the acquisition of Vantage Hospitality’s hotel franchising business on September 30, 2016. “Our company has undergone a significant transformation over the last six months,” said RLHC President & CEO Greg Mount. “Through our brand realignment, we have ensured that each…

Homewood Suites by Hilton Opens New Hotel in Redondo Beach

May 9, 2017 – Homewood Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton‘s (NYSE: HLT) industry-first All Suites portfolio, announced today its newest property, Homewood Suites by Hilton Los Angeles Redondo Beach. Offering 184 new suites, the hotel complements Los Angeles’ growing need for overnight accommodations, as total visitors increased by 2.2 percent with 30.2 billion visitors* in the last recorded year.…

CSA Travel Protections Rebrands to Generali Global Assistance

Rebrand affirms Generali Group’s commitment to leadership and growth in the Global and United States Travel Insurance market May 9, 2017 – CSA Travel Protection, a leading provider of travel insurance, today announced that it is rebranding to Generali Global Assistance. This corporate initiative is part of a broader organizational program to rebrand several Europ…

Davidson Hotels & Resorts Adds Hotel Viking in Newport, Rhode Island to its Pivot Hotels & Resorts Portfolio

May 9, 2017 – Davidson Hotels & Resorts welcomes the addition of Hotel Viking, an iconic 208-room historic property in Newport, Rhode Island, into its portfolio, under its luxury and lifestyle division, Pivot Hotels & Resorts. Known as the “City by the Sea,” Newport once rivaled New York and Boston as a center of commerce and was the preferred…

Ascend Hotel Collection Continues to Expand Across the Country Pioneer of the Soft Brand Concept Remains Largest Collection of Independent Hotels Worldwide

May 8, 2017 – Ascend Hotel Collection, the first soft brand collection, continues to grow its portfolio with six properties entering the collection in one month. As part of Choice Hotels International, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, the Ascend Hotel Collection features unique, boutique and historic independent hotels and resorts. There are 230 open and under development…

Timeshare Resale Purchasers Offered BuyerProtection+ From Bay Tree Solution

May 8, 2017 — Bay Tree Solutions, a company connecting timeshare owners and buyers exclusively at non-legacy resort properties, announced they are offering resale buyers ‘BuyerProtection+,’ a guarantee that if they are dissatisfied, they may return to Bay Tree and sell the property through their advertising platform at no charge. “This is a win-win-win for the…