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Design Hotels™ Future Forum 2010

The Design Hotels™ Future Forum 2010 will focus on „Hybrid Thinking" in the context of hospitality. Hybrid thinking requires much more than a multidisciplinary team – it requires a team of multidisciplinary people.

Original Joe's Restaurant and Bar (Original Joe's) has been named to PROFIT Magazine's 22nd annual PROFIT 100 ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies

Canada's largest annual celebration of entrepreneurial achievement, the 22nd annual PROFIT 100 ranked Joe's 11th on its prestigious list which is published in the magazine's June issue.

Spa expansion for Bannatyne

The Bannatyne Group has announced it will create four new spas as part of a £15m investment programme for 2010/11 in the UK.

Revamped Novotel Amsterdam City reopens

The 610-room Novotel Amsterdam City has reopened after a refurbishment - the final element of a major investment in its properties by Accor Hotels The Netherlands.

Sheraton to debut in Batumi

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide and Nurol Insaat ve Ticaret have announced the official opening of the Sheraton Batumi Hotel, Georgia.

Radisson's Park Inn brand to be renamed

The Rezidor Hotel Group has announced that its mid-market Park Inn brand is to be renamed as Park Inn by Radisson with immediate effect.

Sarah Kiepe has been named Director of Sales & Marketing at The Edgewater Hotel in Seattle - WA, United States.

Kiepe joins The Edgewater from Columbia Hospitality, Inc., where she was the Director of Sales for the Salish Lodge & Spa in Snoqualmie, Wash.

During her tenure there, Kiepe was responsible for overseeing the resort's sales, catering, conference services, and reservation departments in addition to managing marketing initiatives for the luxury resort. Kiepe brings more than 20 years of experience in travel and hospitality.

At The Edgewater, she will be responsible for overseeing The Edgewater's sales and marketing efforts. Previous to her work with the Salish Lodge & Spa, Kiepe was the Director of Sales for Bell Harbor International Conference Center; World Trade Center Seattle, Director of Sales for Argosy Cruises, and the Director of Sales for Holland America.

Kiepe brings with her a unique knowledge of The Edgewater, as she was the Director of Group Sales at the historic hotel from 2003 to 2006. A native of Seattle, she holds an Associate Technical Arts (ATA) degree in Travel and Tourism from Edmonds Community College.

Four Seasons Hotel Beirut Welcomes Four New Members to Its Executive Culinary Team

Top-of-the-line talent ensures a competitive edge within Beirut’s demanding dining scene.

Videos | Shangri La - Super Ad

Shangri La - Super Ad

Ablon Group Celebrates First Hotel Opening

Ablon Group Limited, a real estate owner and developer in Central and Eastern Europe, today announces the opening of its first hotel development in Budapest.

Doubletree by Hilton Expands Middle East Portfolio with Signed Development Deal in Jordan

Anticipated Opening of Doubletree by Hilton, Aqaba in Q3 2010 Will Mark Hilton Worldwide’s First Hotel in the Country

Marriott Hotels & Resorts Unveils New 'Custom' Guest Room Décor Packages

New guest room décor packages for Marriott Hotels & Resorts: Refreshing Mint, Sienna Glow and Golden Rouge

people updates @ Hilton Worldwide

Hilton Worldwide

Hilton Worldwide 

people updates @ Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.

people updates @ InterContinental Hotels Group

InterContinental Hotels Group

InterContinental Hotels Group

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Recipe adapted from Quinn Hatfield, Hatfield's, Los Angeles

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Sage Hospitality Announces New Management Contract for Hilton Del Mar

The Hilton Del Mar is minutes from beautiful beaches, shopping areas and restaurants, and is directly across the street from the Del Mar Fairgrounds and the famous Del Mar Racetrack.

Danish Design Landmark, Rezidor Hotel Group Turn 50

Brussels-based Rezidor Hotel Group celebrates 50 years in hospitality, and marks the 50th anniversary of design landmark Radisson Blu Royal Copenhagen, Denmark.