Ownership

West Named Best Western Chairman

PHOENIX, AZ–P.G. West, owner of a Best Western hotel in Colorado, has been elected chairman of the Best Western International…

Dolce Adds To Exec Staff

MONTVALE, NJ— Dolce Hotels and Resorts added to its executive ranks, naming Stephen Bello corporate director of operations and Wayne Carney…

Shangri-La To Expand In India

CHENNAI, INDIA—Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts signed a management contract with India-based Riverside Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd., a subsidiary of MARG, to…

Hilton Adds To New Zealand Presence

QUEENSTOWN, NEW ZEALAND—Hilton Worldwide signed management agreements for two new-build Hilton Hotels & Resorts here, marking the brands entry into…

Chatham Lodging Doles Out Dividend

PALM BEACH, FL—Hotel REIT Chatham Lodging Trust declared a common share dividend of $0.175 for  fourth-quarter 2010. Based on the…

Outrigger To Open Thailand Resort

KOH SAMUI, THAILAND—Outrigger Hotels and Resorts Asia Pacific signed an agreement to open and manage the Outrigger Koh Samui Resort…

Driftwood Expands Portfolio in 2010

NORTH PALM BEACH, FL – Driftwood Hospitality Management added fourteen management contracts to its portfolio in 2010. The hotels added to the…