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12/15/2020 – Meet CLN’s new owners. Choice to reach 100 Quality Inns in new year. Downtown metrics worst in CBRE report. Ritz-Carlton Toronto’s extensive redesign.

11/24/2020 – CHIC Digital 2020: Waiting on some good news. Feds offer more than rent relief. MasterBUILT invests in hotels. Naramata thrives despite COVID.

11/10/2020 – Isherwoods retiring and CLN up for sale. Susie Grynol: Hanging on until June. Deerhurst GM on ORHMA and COVID. Sonder adds properties in three cities.

10/27/2020 – Dakota Dunes resort opens near Saskatoon. DunnCap launches first two hotels. Marriott hotel openings 2021. Heather McCrory: From laundry to boardroom.

10/13/2020 – Canada’s first Radisson Blu. AHLA: Should I convert my hotel to housing? Atlantica Halifax reno not just lipstick! Regal Plaza complex launched.

09/22/2020 – Hyatt Place, Luxe Convention Centre now open. Five new openings for Hyatt. Coalition of Hardest Hit Businesses. Sparrow, Scheer to lead CBRE Hotels.

09/08/2020 – Designed in Canada Days Inn Prototype. CBRE: How to save $250,000 in property tax. The Sutton Place Halifax opens today. Sandman Signature for Sask.

08/11/2020 – Choice adds three hotels to Ascend Collection. Harmony Event Centre unveiled. Colliers’ Robin McLuskie on Q2 2020 results. Reopenings, sales & renos.

07/14/2020 – MUIR Queen’s Marque now Autograph Collection. Aimbridge Canadian hotel management update. Manga benefits from Atlantic Bubble. Kody—Canine Concierge.

06/23/2020 – Hotel Equities plans to double hotels in Canada. HAC’s Susie Grynol on financial support and saving our summer. Reetu Gupta re Black Lives Matter.

06/09/2020 – Elenis: Hotels need cash infusions, forgivable loans. Electrostatic spraying in hotels. Lisa Conway, InnVest. How’s Business? IHG, Hilton and Hyatt.

05/26/2020 – Major changes at MasterBUILT. Hows Business? Don Cleary, Brian Leon, David Kong. Meet Rob Palleschi, CEO G6. CBRE quantifies COVID-19 challenges.

05/12/2020 – New President on Wyndham Canadian recovery. How’s Business? at Days Inns, Super 8, Travelodge, Microtel, and Ramada. Meet Radisson’s new CEO Americas.

04/28/2020 – Support &  financing from COVID to recovery. Regional check on the impact of virus. Stats help AHLA respond to COVID-19. DoubleTree cookie recipe.

04/14/2020 – Susie Grynol on COVID-19. How New Castle is responding. Social distancing and rethinking service delivery. Hotels and their lenders during COVID-19.

04/02/2020 – SPECIAL COVID-19 ISSUE. Repurposing hospitality spaces. Canadian Hotel Advisor Collective. A post-coronavirus future. Tourism 2.0, A reason for hope.

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.


12/11/2018 – Motto by Hilton: innovation in 163-sq.-ft. rooms. Tame dragons and innovative designs. Hotels find alternatives to bottles and straws.

11/27/2018 – Trademark Collection debuts with a dozen Canadian hotels. Nik Nanos on emotional connections. Microtel signs seven First Nations projects.

11/13/2018 – Radisson Admiral is about to turn Blu. Jin Jiang to take over Radisson. CHICOS: Rebuilding & holding rate. Travelodge Canada’s six-city roadshow.

10/23/2018 – CHC marks its 25th by celebrating franchisees. Parq provides new views of Vancouver. Clique to open The Malcolm in Canmore. BW’s Canadian winners.

10/09/2018 – Sadie, Aidan good brands for Canada. Human Trafficking as big as drugs and guns. BW Rewards to add restaurants and pay cards. HAC back on the Hill.

09/25/2018 – Hearthstone Hospitality — themed elegance. Three hotels, two malls and a conference centre. More winners than losers in CBRE Hotel Outlook 2019.

09/11/2018 – Reetu Gupta: Easton’s new president. The Caribbean recovers from years of adversity. Long term employees. Eight tools to modernize short-term rentals.

08/14/2018 – Getting to know IHG’s Colleen Keating. Sunray doubles hotel count in 4 years. Dual-branding with extended stay. Motel/Studio 6 combo: crisp and clean.

07/17/2018 – IHG’s Zhou Dao caters to Chinese travellers. BW’s Canadian soft brand development team. Privacy practices. Homewood comes to Silicon Valley North.

07/03/2018 – Marriott’s vision for Sheraton public spaces. Happy 25th anniversary, Choice Hotels Canada. New concept for Canmore: Basecamp Resorts.

06/19/2018 – Hyatt to add 12 new hotels by 2020. CVOA/HAC sign MOU re common interests.  Marriott, Ritz, Starwood: unified benefits. New prototype for Hampton.

06/05/2018 – Ritz-Carlton Toronto on the brink of change.  SHHA: too loud to be ignored. Swing like Tarzan in Dalhousie, N.B. Three Canadian Tru by Hilton hotels.

06/05/2018 – Ritz-Carlton Toronto on the brink of change.  SHHA: too loud to be ignored. Swing like Tarzan in Dalhousie, N.B. Three Canadian Tru by Hilton hotels.

05/15/2018 – Johnson’s Magic resonates with hoteliers.  CHC honours award winners.  New Comfort logo and Canadian pipeline. Changing of the guard at New Castle.

05/01/2018 – AccorHotels sets its sights on Canada, CHIC photos, Days Inns Canada: 140+ hotels by 2020, InterContinental Cancun’s Canadian Connection.