03/24/2020 – Canada’s hotel industry faces collapse. Business continuity a critical issue. Communications tips for a pandemic. Redesign spices up heritage hotel.
03/10/2020 – Why Bayview Hotel Group went independent. Kids’ dining—beyond chicken fingers. HAC Report. VIP Leadership Dinner. New people at HAC, Accor, Marriott.
02/25/2020 – Hyatt adds Jeff Waters to Canadian team. Hotel Equities seeks ownership partners. Greg Klassen on coronavirus in Canada. Hilton’s new Tempo brand.
02/11/2020 – Politicians unite on short-term rentals. Wyndham Garden Arbor prototype unveiled. Marriott Canada’s select service deals. Addressing talent shortages.
01/28/2020 – Hotels unite to fight human trafficking. Marriott expands Fairfield in Canada. Wyndham responds too Coronavirus. Realstar strengthens executive team.
01/14/2020 – HAC: New market makers and a disruption specialist. accessibleGO seeks Canadian hotel content. Bill Pallett’s legacy honoured by the industry.
12/17/2019 – Alberta concerns weigh on Canada’s oil sector. Short-term rentals in spotlight at WCLC. Hyatt embraces modular build in Prince George.
11/26/2019 – CHICOS Conference Report. Michael Anderson talks True Key Resorts. Super 8 pilots Room8. Best Western Premier debuts in Manitoba.
11/12/2019 – Best Western Conference Report. Dryden’s Bevilacquas Win. H2C Maps Canadian Opportunities. Travelodge Regina rebrands as the Atlas Hotel.
10/22/2019 – Jeff Cury on Hilton’s Canadian expansion plans. Edmonton’s new ICE age. MasterBUILT’s Eric Watson moves to Sonder. Best Western Women’s Forum report.
10/15/2019 – OHI & ORHMA invite you to the new OHI on Oct. 29 2019. The event will include tributes to Charles Grieco & John Arena.
10/08/2019 – Wyndham grows at home and abroad. Rising insurance costs in hardening market. Choice/ InnVest to spend $100M on Comfort. Rates to rise in Cdn. cities.
09/24/2019 – Sonder, a hotel alternative that plays by the rules. Toronto’s new hotels for 2020. Expedia looks at eye tracking and facial recognition.
09/10/2019 – CHIL Design remakes Delta Downtown.Cindy Schoenauer on soft brands in Canada.DoubleTree growth + Five Feet to Fitness.
08/13/2019 – Andaz comes to Yorkville. Canada’s hotel construction hits all-time high. Marriott showcases Trey Ratcliff’s photos. Building Cobble Beach Resort.
07/23/2019 – Pomeroy’s two new hotels & Alaskan Resort. HAC calls on all parties to modernize tax rules. InterContinental Yorkville celebrates Bloor St. Culture.
07/09/2019 – Guelph HFTM celebrates 50th and $1M gift. Brian Flood: Are Canadian hotels overpriced? Lakeside Lodge opens at Deerhurst. Inspiring Kwa’lilas Hotel.
06/25/2019 – Georgian College students back in class after fire. Fairmont Royal York’s $100 million plus reno. Blake Richards talks labour shortages at ORHMA AGM.
06/11/2019 – Canadian hotels celebrate Raptormania, 3Bridges Great Fall complex, How to land that big, fat Indian wedding, Hilton’s 100th Anniversary celebrations.
05/28/2019 – Best Western’s first GLō in Kanata, How Canada’s skyscapes are changing, Travelodge Canada’s three new properties, Brian Leon: 20 hotels this year.
05/14/2019 – Fogo Island meets Ritz-Carlton in Halifax. ViewPOINT addresses disruption. Roger Bloss’s cannabis hotels. Fresh bacon part of new HIEx breakfast.
04/23/2019 – Canada’s first Moxy in Banff. AHLA: Airbnb, DMFs, conference changes. COMMENT: Building The Heart of Canmore. Holiday Inn Express Woodstock $2M reno.
04/09/2019 – RHG roadmap clear; what Jin Jiang acquisition means. Times changing at Resorts of Ontario. Microtel’s Canadian prototype. AHLA celebrates Centennial.
03/26/2019 – Destination Employment at the Atlantica. The DOUGLAS Vancouver’s 48-hour Film Challenge. Before and After: Travelodge New Glasgow. BCHA restructuring.
03/12/2019 – HAC: New board structure. When Human Trafficking is too close to home. Hotel Equities has 15 Canadian properties. Personnel changes at Marriott.
02/26/2019 – New Four Seasons Hotel for Montréal. Great run for Manga. Cutting the ribbon at Myra’s restaurant. Palliser’s first new restaurant concept in 60 yrs.
02/12/2019 – Calling UofG HAFA/HTM Alumni. Hotels in suburbs and small towns. The power of personalization. Marriott hotels part of downtown L.A. renaissance.
01/29/2019 – FANS Hospitality brings Red Roof to Canada. Castleavery reimagines Mount Engadine. Award-Winning reno in Bathurst, N.B. Marriott introduces BONVOY.
01/08/2019 – Knights Inn’s new logo, brand update. RLHC: Peanut Robotics steals the show. Robert Pratt heads Sandman, Sutton Place. HAC: tech titan and CBC Anchor.