Drury Hotels receives record-breaking 12th-consecutive J.D. Power award

Family-owned and operated company again ranks “Highest in Guest Satisfaction Among Upper Midscale Hotel Chains” July 12, 2017 – For the 12th-consecutive year, J.D. Power recognized St. Louis-based Drury Hotels as ranking “Highest in Guest Satisfaction Among Upper Midscale Hotel Chains” in its 2017 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index StudySM. Drury Hotels is the only…

Dream Hollywood Opens Its Doors Today, July 12, 2017

Dream Hotels’ Highly Anticipated West Cost Flagship Creates a Social Hub for Famed Los Angeles Neighborhood July 12, 2017 – Anchoring the extensive revitalization of Los Angeles’ famed Hollywood neighborhood, Dream Hollywood officially opens today, Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Bringing together unrivaled partners in dining, nightlife, wellness and more, Dream Hotels’ marquee location creates a magnetic social hub for visitors and Angelenos alike. “We…

Summit Hotel Properties Announces Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Date

July 12, 2017 – Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. (NYSE:  INN) (the “Company”) today announced that it will report financial results for the second quarter of 2017 on Wednesday, August 2, 2017, after the market closes. The Company will conduct its quarterly conference call on Thursday, August 3, 2017, at 9:00 AM ET.  To participate in the conference call, please…

ClubCorp to be Acquired by Apollo Global Management

July 12, 2017 – ClubCorp – The World Leader in Private Clubs® (NYSE:MYCC), has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with affiliates of certain investment funds (the “Apollo funds “) managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, LLC (together with its consolidated subsidiaries, “Apollo”) (NYSE: APO), a leading global alternative investment manager,…

IHG signs another Hotel Indigo® in the capital of the UK – Hotel Indigo® London – One Leicester Square with Criterion Capital

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced the signing of Hotel Indigo® London – One Leicester Square. The hotel marks IHG’s debut presence in Leicester Square and continues the growth of the Hotel Indigo brand as its fourth property in London and eleventh in the UK.  July 12, 2017…

Jon Zwickel, CRDA

Canadian Vacation Ownership Association (CVOA) Membership on the Upswing

July 12, 2017 – Three new companies have joined the growing ranks of the Canadian Vacation Ownership Association (CVOA). The new additions bring the total number of members to 56– including development companies, management firms, single resorts, exchange companies and suppliers. The three companies recently welcomed by CVOA are Genescy Corporation, Blue Water Acres , and CanadaStays. New CVOA member Genescy…

The Surrey Wins Best City Hotel, US & Best Hotel, New York City Voted by Readers of Travel + Leisure For World’s Best Awards 2017

Upper East Side Luxury Hotel Claims Top Hotel Positions and Celebrates with Special Travel Deal July 11, 2017 – Each year, Travel + Leisure, the largest travel magazine brand in the United States, encourages travelers to vote on their favorite destinations, hotels, resorts, spas, airlines, cruise lines, tour operators, rental-car agencies, and more. Today, the results…

Popular Southwest Florida Magazine Honors Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina with 5 ‘Best Of’ Awards

Readers of Gulfshore Life name Fort Myers Beach Resort top non-chain hotel, marina, vacation rental, watersports rental and weekend getaway July 11, 2017 – Readers of Gulfshore Life magazine are tickled pink about Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina — and it shows. The lifestyle publication known for capturing the vibrant spirit and natural beauty of Southwest Florida’s Gulf Coast has…

The Fairfield by Marriott Brand Premiers in China with Fairfield by Marriott Nanning Nanhu Park

July 11, 2017 – Marriott International Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced the debut of the FairfieldSM by Marriott® brand in Greater China with the opening of Fairfield by Marriott Nanning Nanhu Park, marking the first opening among more than 100 hotel signings slated for the next five years. Marriott International and Dossen International Group signed an…