Interstate Hotels To Manage Shanghai Tower Hotel

SHANGHAI, CHINA –Interstate (China) Hotels & Resorts Company Ltd., a subsidiary of a joint venture between Thayer Lodging Group and Shanghai Jin Jiang International Hotels (Group) Co. Ltd., has been appointed to manage the Shanghai Tower J-Hotel.

Due to open in 2014, the Shanghai Tower J-Hotel is the centerpiece of the Shanghai Tower being constructed in the hub of the central business district of Lujiazui, Pudong, neighboring the Shanghai World Financial Center and Jin Mao Tower. Upon completion, Shanghai Tower will be China’s tallest building and the second tallest in the world rising 121 stories (2,073 feet) with more than six million square feet.