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Inside Hotel-Online Today         August 18, 2017
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EB-5 Financing Lawyer: The 5 Questions Every Developer is Asking About EB-5 Financing / Jim Butler
The use of EB-5 financing has exploded over the past 8 years as an important funding source for new development – particularly for hotel developments.

Expedia Eyes Innovation to Boost Revenue for Hoteliers
Big data analytics, artificial intelligence and natural language processing technology have been adopted by online hotel booking service Expedia to boost revenue for hoteliers and make it more convenient for users.
Vista Coral Springs Hotel Sells the Courtyard Fort Lauderdale Coral Springs to Boulder Hotel Coral Springs for $12.5 Million
The hotel's sale comes a little more than two years after an affiliate of Canadian real estate investment firm Vista Coral Springs Hotel acquired the property for $6.9 million in April 2015.
Fairmont Royal Pavilion in Barbados to Undergo Comprehensive Renovation
The hotel lobby and all 72 guest rooms and suites will be completely transformed with a scheduled completion of mid-November.

Marcus Opens 333-Room Omaha Marriott Downtown at the Capitol District, the City's First New Full-Service Hotel in Over a Decade
Marcus Hotels & Resorts is a minority investor in the property and is managing the new hotel.

Peak Hospitality Opens Wyndham Hotel and Conference Center in Albuquerque Following Rebrand and Remodel
The property is formerly known as the Hotel Cascada and features 309 guestrooms.

Owned and Managed by Excel Hotel Group, New SpringHill Suites by Marriott Opens in Huntington Beach, California
The 127-suite SpringHill Suites Huntington Beach/Orange County is led by General Manager Patrick Graves.

Midas Hospitality Opens New Legacy Suites in Rock Hill, South Carolina with General Manager Michael Williams at the Helm
The $11 million 64,000-square-foot hotel is four stories and includes 115 all-suite rooms with fully-equipped kitchens.

Kyle Dunavant Named Vice President of Marketing at Seminole Hard Rock Tampa
Dunavant brings more than a decade of marketing experience in the casino industry.

Bruce Seigel Appointed General Manager of The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe
Prior to joining The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, Mr. Seigel served as area director of sales and marketing of The Ritz-Carlton’s Caribbean and Mexico region, where he was responsible for leading the sales and marketing cluster strategy for seven luxury Ritz-Carlton Resorts.

Florida’s The Don CeSar Names Seasoned Executives to Key Leadership Roles
The Don CeSar adds Todd Gehrke as director of sales & marketing, Patrick Faas as director of food & beverage and Christopher Jennings as director of rooms. The trio of new hires follows the appointment of Richard Staley to general manager earlier this year to lead the newly independent hotel.
Sage Hospitality Names Kathleen Bates General Manager of Dual-Branded Embassy Suites and Hilton Garden Inn Opening in Boulder
Angela Blackstock has been named the Director of Sales and Marketing.

BENCHMARK Names Jason W. Jonilonis Director of Food & Beverage for Stonewall Resort
Jason Jonilonis previously owned and operated a successful food and beverage consulting business, specializing in enhancing culinary quality. 

Noble House Hotels & Resorts Appoints Amelia Hill as Area Spa Director of Little Palm Island Resort & Spa and Ocean Key Resort & Spa
With experience spanning over 17 years in the spa and salon industry, Hill first joined Noble House as spa director of Little Palm Island in January 2017.

Swift Hospitality Group Names Matt Jacobs President
Matt joined SHG in 2004 and most recently served as the company’s Executive Vice President of Operations.

Arbor Lodging Management Appoints Vasileios Ioannou as First Corporate Director of Food & Beverage
Joining the Arbor Lodging team most recently from The Westin Chicago Northwest, Vasileios brings over 12 years of experience in the hospitality industry.

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