Tag Archives: Hotel

Briet appointed EMEA chief development officer with Marriott | News

Marriott International has announced the appointment of Jerome Briet as chief development officer for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). The division within Marriott International encompasses over 75 countries and territories. He takes on the role from Carlton Ervin, who has been appointed global development officer for Marriott’s international portfolio. “I am delighted that Jerome […]

The St. Regis Dubai, the Palm to open next month | News

The St. Regis Dubai, the Palm has opened to bookings ahead of its opening next month. Situated in the Palm Tower, on the Palm Jumeirah in Dubai, the property will offer 264-rooms, all with stunning views over the surrounding city. Guests will be able to experience the splendour of Dubai from a five-star hotel, which […]

HVS: Hotel deals set for recovery after 2020 slump | News

Total European hotel transaction volume fell by 69 per cent in the year of the pandemic following a record high the previous year when €27 billion-worth of hotel deals were struck. According to the annual European Hotel Transactions 2020, published this week by HVS and its brokerage and investment services division HVS Hodges Ward Elliott, […]

HVS: Hotel deals set for recovery after 2020 slump | News

Total European hotel transaction volume fell by 69 per cent in the year of the pandemic following a record high the previous year when €27 billion-worth of hotel deals were struck. According to the annual European Hotel Transactions 2020, published this week by HVS and its brokerage and investment services division HVS Hodges Ward Elliott, […]

Hotel Week London set to debut next month | News

A number of leading London properties will launch a new initiative aimed at promoting and supporting the re-opening of the finest hotels in the capital post lockdown. It is hoped the sector can significantly re-emerge from May 17th onwards. Hotel Week London will take place from May 28th until June 6th, bringing together a diverse […]

Mattar takes up IHG Hotels leadership position in India, Middle East and Africa | News

IHG Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Haitham Mattar as managing director for India, Middle East and Africa (IMEA). The industry veteran – recipient of the Outstanding Contribution to the Travel & Tourism Industry title at the World Travel Awards – will take up the role on April 18th. Mattar is a well-known […]

Mattar takes up IHG Hotels leadership position in Middle East | News

IHG Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Haitham Mattar as managing director for India, Middle East and Africa (IMEA). The industry veteran – recipient of the Outstanding Contribution to the Travel & Tourism Industry title at the World Travel Awards – will take up the role on April 18th. Mattar is a well-known […]

Mattar takes up IHG Hotels leadership position in India, Middle East and Africa | News

IHG Hotels & Resorts has announced the appointment of Haitham Mattar as managing director for India, Middle East and Africa (IMEA). The industry veteran – recipient of the Outstanding Contribution to the Travel & Tourism Industry title at the World Travel Awards – will take up the role on April 18th. Mattar is a well-known […]

Robinson appointed chairman of Travelodge | News

Travelodge has announced the appointment of leisure travel veteran, Martin Robinson, as its new chairman.    He has spent most of his career within the sector and brings a wealth of brand building, strategic management and leadership expertise. He spent 17-years at Center Parcs as chief executive of their European business and chairman of the […]