HMH – Hospitality Management Holding Launches ‘Bahi Hotels & Resorts’ – A New Luxury Hotel Brand

April 25, 2017 – HMH – Hospitality Management Holding unveiled today at the Arabian Travel Market ‘Bahi Hotels & Resorts’ – a new 5-star hotel brand designed for luxury seekers. Making the announcement, Mr. Brett Schafer, Chief Executive Officer of Faisal Holding, stated, “We are proud to launch ‘Bahi Hotels & Resorts’ that is a…

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Continues Asset-Light Strategy with the Sale of Hotel Goldener Hirsch, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Salzburg

The Historic Hotel Will Continue to be Operated by Starwood Hotels Under a Long-Term Management Contract   April 25, 2017 – Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced that it has closed on the sale of Hotel Goldener Hirsch, A Luxury Collection Hotel in Salzburg, Austriato companies of the WILD Group for €20M (approximately $22 million USD). Starwood will…

Wyndham Worldwide Names Industry Veteran Michael Brown To Lead Vacation Ownership Business

With 25 years’ experience leading hospitality and vacation ownership sales organizations, Brown appointed president and CEO of world’s largest vacation ownership business   April 21, 2017 – Wyndham Worldwide (NYSE: WYN) has announced the appointment of Michael D. Brown as president and chief executive officer of Wyndham Vacation Ownership effective immediately. Most recently serving as Chief Operating…

Tom Tabler New General Manager at JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa

April 21, 2017 – The JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa welcomes Tom Tabler as the new general manager, overseeing the 450-acre property with a strong knowledge of Southern California’s hospitality industry.  Throughout his career, Tabler has worked in the front-of-the-house of numerous Southern California properties as general manager and led sales and marketing…