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 Marriott to deploy Verizon’s hospitality communications express technology http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmarriott-to-deploy-verizons-hospitality-communications-express-technology-4472937 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmarriott-to-deploy-verizons-hospitality-communications-express-technology-4472937 Marriott International has signed an agreement with to deploy Verizon Enterprise’s Hospitality Communications Express technology. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Dalata to buy Moran Bewley's Hotel Group for €455m http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsdalata-to-buy-moran-bewleys-hotel-group-for-455m-4473063 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsdalata-to-buy-moran-bewleys-hotel-group-for-455m-4473063 Ireland-based Dalata Hotel Group has agreed to acquire Moran Bewley's Hotel Group for around €455m. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Two hotel industry groups file lawsuit against city of Los Angeles http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newstwo-hotel-industry-groups-file-lawsuit-against-city-los-angeles-4472202 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newstwo-hotel-industry-groups-file-lawsuit-against-city-los-angeles-4472202 The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) and the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) have filed a lawsuit against the city of Los Angeles, arguing against an ordinance that attempts to exercise power beyond the limits of the city’… Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Hampton by Hilton opens its first hotel in Panama http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newshampton-by-hilton-opens-its-first-hotel-in-panama-4472385 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newshampton-by-hilton-opens-its-first-hotel-in-panama-4472385 Hampton by Hilton has opened a new 108-room hotel in Panama, which is the first property for the group in the country. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Accor forms strategic alliance with Huazhu http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsaccor-forms-strategic-alliance-huazhu-4470969 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsaccor-forms-strategic-alliance-huazhu-4470969 French hotel operator Accor and China-based Huazhu Hotels Group have formed a long-term alliance to create a diversified hotel company in China with more than 2,000 properties. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT IHG to acquire Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants for $430m http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsihg-acquire-kimpton-hotels-restaurants-430m-4471202 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsihg-acquire-kimpton-hotels-restaurants-430m-4471202 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has agreed to acquire US-based independent boutique hotel operator Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants for $430m in cash. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Swisscom Defines a New TV Experience for Hotels to Meet Guest Expectations http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/entertainment/swisscom-tv-for-hotels/ http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/downloads/whitepapers/entertainment/swisscom-tv-for-hotels/ The majority of today's hotels offer a TV service that doesn't support two-way interactivity and has therefore ceased to be a service differentiator. Swisscom makes it possible to develop an attractive solution that offers hoteliers a more realistic … Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:42:00 GMT Starwood Hotels & Resorts to open fourth property in Croatia http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstarwood-hotels-resorts-open-fourth-property-croatia-4469821 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstarwood-hotels-resorts-open-fourth-property-croatia-4469821 Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has entered an agreement with Hoteli Dubrovacka Rivijera to open a new Sheraton hotel in Dubrovnik, Croatia, which is the group's fourth hotel in the country. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Hoteles City Express to open four new hotels in Mexico http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newshoteles-city-express-open-four-new-hotels-mexico-4469539 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newshoteles-city-express-open-four-new-hotels-mexico-4469539 Mexican limited-service chain Hoteles City Express is set to open four new hotels, bringing its total offering to 96. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT IHG opens third property in New York Metro area http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsihg-opens-third-property-new-york-metro-area-4468283 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsihg-opens-third-property-new-york-metro-area-4468283 InterContinental Hotels Group's (IHG) Hotel Indigo Newark Downtown, the third of its brand, has opened in the New York Metro area. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Marriott to develop new hotel in Aberdeen, Scotland http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmarriott-develop-new-hotel-aberdeen-scotland-4468628 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsmarriott-develop-new-hotel-aberdeen-scotland-4468628 Marriott International has entered an agreement with Aberdeen City Council to develop a new hotel in the area. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Starwood's Element Brand opens first hotel in New Hampshire, US http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstarwood-element-brand-opens-first-hotel-in-new-hampshire-us-4467224 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstarwood-element-brand-opens-first-hotel-in-new-hampshire-us-4467224 Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide’s eco-wise Element brand has opened its first hotel in New Hampshire, US. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Host Hotels & Resorts opens YVE Hotel Miami in Florida http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newshost-hotels-resorts-opens-yve-hotel-miami-in-florida-4466999 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newshost-hotels-resorts-opens-yve-hotel-miami-in-florida-4466999 Real estate investment trust Host Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of the new YVE Hotel Miami in the heart of downtown Miami's business and financial district. Fri, 12 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Wyndham to leverage Sabre’s SynXis Enterprise Platform http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newswyndham-to-leverage-sabres-synxis-enterprise-platform-4465638 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newswyndham-to-leverage-sabres-synxis-enterprise-platform-4465638 Wyndham Hotel Group, part of Wyndham Worldwide, is set to implement Sabre's SynXis Enterprise Platform across all its group properties, as part of a global strategic technology partnership. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT IHG opens new hotel in Mexico http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsihg-opens-new-hotel-in-mexico-4466274 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsihg-opens-new-hotel-in-mexico-4466274 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has opened the new 185-room Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites in Hermosillo, Mexico. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Starwood to open first Luxury Collection hotel in Japan http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstarwood-to-open-first-luxury-collection-hotel-in-japan-4464834 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newsstarwood-to-open-first-luxury-collection-hotel-in-japan-4464834 Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has signed an agreement with Mori Trust to launch the first Luxury Collection hotel in the Arashiyama district in the western part of Kyoto, Japan. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT Tampa’s hotels select Bright House services http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newstampas-hotels-select-bright-house-services-4464273 http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/news/newstampas-hotels-select-bright-house-services-4464273 Tampa area's newest hospitality properties have selected Bright House Networks Enterprise Solutions for its video, communications and networking services. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT dnp denmark Provides Pixel-Perfect View of India's Mars Mission http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/entertainment/dnp-denmark/pressdnp-denmark-mars-mission.html http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/entertainment/dnp-denmark/pressdnp-denmark-mars-mission.html dnp denmark's rear-projection screens are being used in the control rooms for India's Mars Orbiter mission. Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:57:00 GMT NH Hotel Group and Swisscom Hospitality Strengthen their Partnership through Wi-Fi Guest Experience Upgrade http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/entertainment/swisscom-hospitality-services/pressnh-hotel-group-and-swisscom.html http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/entertainment/swisscom-hospitality-services/pressnh-hotel-group-and-swisscom.html NH Hotel Group has put its guest internet experience on a new footing. During the past months, more than 220 NH properties across Europe have been fitted with the Swisscom Internet Gateway to support much higher numbers of users and streamed data. Tue, 09 Dec 2014 14:57:00 GMT MAISON&OBJET to Host its First Interior Design and Lifestyle Summit in the US http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/events/maisonobjet/pressmaisonobjet-interior-design-us.html http://www.hotelmanagement-network.com/contractors/events/maisonobjet/pressmaisonobjet-interior-design-us.html MAISON&OBJET is creating a new event in the heart of the US, at the iconic city of Miami Beach. MAISON&OBJET is the number one trade show for interior design and decoration, attracting professionals worldwide with its high-quality international offer… Tue, 09 Dec 2014 14:46:00 GMT