Hotel Management Network-Updates The latest content updates from the www.hotelmanagement-network.com web site http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/ en-us http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/ Hotel Management Network-Updates http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/content/images/logo_big.gif JW Marriott opens first property in Italy http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsjw-marriott-opens-first-property-in-italy-4541734 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsjw-marriott-opens-first-property-in-italy-4541734 JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts has opened its first property in Italy. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Hyatt Hotels signs management contract with Rael Development for Andaz hotel in US http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newshyatt-hotels-signs-management-contract-with-rael-development-for-andaz-hotel-in-us-4541303 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newshyatt-hotels-signs-management-contract-with-rael-development-for-andaz-hotel-in-us-4541303 An affiliate of Hyatt Hotels has signed a management contract with Rael Development for an Andaz hotel in Palm Springs, California. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT IHG signs agreement with Kalis Group for new Crowne Plaza hotel in Australia http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsihg-signs-agreement-with-kalis-group-for-new-crowne-plaza-hotel-in-australia-4540666 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsihg-signs-agreement-with-kalis-group-for-new-crowne-plaza-hotel-in-australia-4540666 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has entered into a management agreement with hospitality firm The Kalis Group for a new Crowne Plaza hotel in Hobart, Australia. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT MGM Resorts breaks ground on $800m casino resort in downtown Springfield, US http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmgm-resorts-800m-casino-resort-downtown-springfield-us-4539762 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmgm-resorts-800m-casino-resort-downtown-springfield-us-4539762 Hospitality firm MGM Resorts International has broken ground on the new casino resort in downtown Springfield, Massachusetts, US. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Starwood to debut W brand hotel in Bellevue, Washington http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstarwood-debut-w-brand-hotel-bellevue-washington-4539741 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstarwood-debut-w-brand-hotel-bellevue-washington-4539741 Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has signed an agreement to debut the W brand in Bellevue, Washington, US as part of the $1.2bn expansion of The Bellevue Collection, owned by Kemper Development (KDC). Wed, 25 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT CWI buys Westin Pasadena hotel for $142.5m http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newscwi-buys-westin-pasadena-hotel-142m-4538642 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newscwi-buys-westin-pasadena-hotel-142m-4538642 Real-estate investment trust (REIT) Carey Watermark Investors (CWI) has acquired Westin Pasadena hotel in the US for around $142.5m. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Exterus Lightology-Premium Hospitality LED Lighting Solutions http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/lighting/exterus/ http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/lighting/exterus/ Exterus Lightology / Neuborgh is an innovative manufacturer of lighting products and solutions, covering areas such as hospitality, commercial and residential lighting. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Marriott opens new 245-room property in Zurich http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmarriott-opens-new-245-room-property-zurich-4537791 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmarriott-opens-new-245-room-property-zurich-4537791 Marriott International's Autograph Collection has opened a new 245-room hotel, Kameha Grand Zurich, in Switzerland. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Nemacolin Woodlands Resort finishes $30m property-wide renovation http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsnemacolin-woodlands-resort-wraps-up-30m-property-wide-renovation-4537458 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsnemacolin-woodlands-resort-wraps-up-30m-property-wide-renovation-4537458 US-based Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, which features 318 rooms, has completed its $30m property-wide renovation. Mon, 23 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Marriott’s Autograph Collection adds third property in France http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmarriotts-autograph-collection-adds-third-property-in-france-4536749 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmarriotts-autograph-collection-adds-third-property-in-france-4536749 Marriott International's Autograph Collection has added a third French property, Boscolo Exedra Nice, to its 24-hotel portfolio in Europe. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Starwood to boost Latin American portfolio with two new agreements http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstarwood-boost-latin-american-portfolio-two-new-agreements-4536606 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstarwood-boost-latin-american-portfolio-two-new-agreements-4536606 Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has signed two separate agreements in a bid to bolster its footprint across Latin America and Caribbean, while strengthening its Mexican presence. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Noble and Hyatt Hotels open new property in Columbia, US http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsnoble-and-hyatt-hotels-open-new-property-columbia-us-4535870 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsnoble-and-hyatt-hotels-open-new-property-columbia-us-4535870 Noble Investment Group and Hyatt Hotels have opened a new 130-room Hyatt Place property in Columbia, South Carolina. Thu, 19 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Hilton opens 374-room property in Canada http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newshilton-opens-374-room-property-in-canada-4535052 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newshilton-opens-374-room-property-in-canada-4535052 Hilton Hotels & Resorts has opened a 374-room property, Hilton Mississauga/Meadowvale, in the Canadian city of Mississauga, Ontario. Wed, 18 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Graves Hospitality releases new airport hotel renderings in Minneapolis http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsgraves-hospitality-releases-new-airport-hotel-renderings-minneapolis-4534755 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsgraves-hospitality-releases-new-airport-hotel-renderings-minneapolis-4534755 US-based Graves Hospitality has released concept renderings of a new luxury hotel to be developed at the Minneapolis-St Paul International Airport. Wed, 18 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Hyatt and Rustaveli partner for new property in Republic of Georgia http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newshyatt-rustaveli-partner-new-property-republic-georgia-4533659 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newshyatt-rustaveli-partner-new-property-republic-georgia-4533659 Hyatt Hotels has signed a management agreement with Rustaveli Property for a new property in Tbilisi, Republic of Georgia. Tue, 17 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT IHG expands South East Asian presence with Hotel Indigo Bangkok Wireless Road http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsihg-expands-south-east-asian-presence-with-hotel-indigo-bangkok-wireless-road-4532219 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsihg-expands-south-east-asian-presence-with-hotel-indigo-bangkok-wireless-road-4532219 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has expanded its presence in South East Asia with the opening of Hotel Indigo Bangkok Wireless Road in Bangkok. Mon, 16 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Starwood opens new Four Points property in Greater Boston, US http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstarwood-opens-new-four-points-property-greater-boston-us-4532601 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstarwood-opens-new-four-points-property-greater-boston-us-4532601 Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has opened its third Four Points property in the Greater Boston metropolitan area, US. Mon, 16 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Choice Hotels opens new Cambria brand property in Plano, US http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newschoice-hotels-opens-new-cambria-brand-property-plano-us-4531594 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newschoice-hotels-opens-new-cambria-brand-property-plano-us-4531594 Choice Hotels International and O'Reilly Hospitality Management have opened a new Cambria hotel & suites Plano-Legacy in Plano, Texas, US. Fri, 13 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Autograph Collection to introduce new property in Portland, Maine http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsautograph-collection-to-introduce-new-property-in-portland-maine-4531189 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsautograph-collection-to-introduce-new-property-in-portland-maine-4531189 Marriott International's portfolio of hotels, Autograph Collection, is set to add a new property to its portfolio in Portland, Maine, US, becoming the collection's 79th property worldwide. Fri, 13 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT Starwood opens Aloft brand property in New Orleans, US http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstarwood-opens-aloft-brand-property-new-orleans-us-4530504 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstarwood-opens-aloft-brand-property-new-orleans-us-4530504 Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has opened a 188-room Aloft brand property in New Orleans, Louisiana, US. Thu, 12 Mar 2015 00:00:00 GMT