Choice Hotels Focuses on Future at 63rd Annual Convention

 More than 5,000 Hotel Franchisees Convene to Discuss Travel and Business Outlook May 10, 2017 – Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest hotel companies, is hosting its 63rd annual convention this week in Las Vegas, themed “Future Ready.” More than 5,000 hotel owners, general managers and hotel staff will participate in educational sessions…

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.…