Interstate Hotels & Resorts Announces Acquisition by Kohlberg & Company
May 04, 2016 - Interstate Hotels & Resorts, a global leader in third party hotel management, and Kohlberg & Company LLC, a leading private equity firm headquartered in New York, announced that Kohlberg has acquired Interstate from Thayer Lodging and Jin Jiang International Hotels.

SkyTouch and Vantage Hospitality Group Sign Exclusive Deal
May 04, 2016 - SkyTouch Technology, a hotel property management system provider, and Vantage Hospitality Group, Inc., a global hotel company with over 1,200 hotels, have signed an exclusive agreement

FCS Partners with Neorcha to Offer Integrated Solution for Rotana Hotels
May 04, 2016 - FCS Computer Systems (FCS) and Neorcha have partnered to deliver an integrated back-of-house and front-of-house solution for Rotana, one of the leading hotel management companies in the Middle East, Africa, South Asia and Eastern Europe.

Odawa Casino Resort Boosts Efficiency and Guest Service with Comprehensive Agilysys Suite
May 03, 2016 - Agilysys, Inc. announced that Odawa Casino Resort in Petoskey, Mich., has selected its comprehensive suite — including Visual One® PMS, InfoGenesis® POS and rGuest® Pay — to streamline efficiency and optimize guest service at the 137-room property.

Data Plus Announces Partnership with Analytix Solutions
May 03, 2016 - Data Plus Hospitality Solutions has partnered with Analytix Solutions to offer its extensive range of outsourcing services to users of the Data Plus system.

b4checkin Appoints Peter J. Rogers, Jr. as Chairman of the Board
May 03, 2016 - b4checkin, Inc., a developer and provider of cloud-based hospitality software solutions, has announced the appointment of Peter J. Rogers, Jr. as its new chairman of the board.

SiteMinder Named Among Top 20 Technology Pioneers in Australia and New Zealand
May 02, 2016 - SiteMinder, a cloud platform for the hotel industry, has ranked 17th in the inaugural Tech Pioneers Report by venture capital firm H2 Ventures and specialist lending provider Investec.

GuestTek One of First to Receive Product Certification from the China Hospitality Technology Alliance
April 29, 2016 - GuestTek's OneView Internet solution has successfully made it through the first ever round of product certifications from the Chine Hospitality Technology Alliance (CHTA).

HNA Tourism Group Enters Agreement with Carlson Hospitality Group for the Acquisition of Carlson Hotels
April 28, 2016 - HNA Tourism Group Co., Ltd., a division of HNA Group Co., Ltd., a Fortune Global 500 company with operations across aviation, tourism, hospitality, finance and online services among other sectors, and Carlson Hospitality Group, Inc. announced they have entered an agreement, for the acquisition of Carlson Hotels, Inc.

MCOM Media Communications Integrates HOTstream with Delphi
April 27, 2016 - MCOM Media Communications, in collaboration with Newmarket, has released a new interface with the latest REST based events API of Delphi sales and catering system.

The Chattanoogan Hotel Personalizes Staff Productivity with Maestro PMS eLearning
April 27, 2016 - The Chattanoogan Hotel has implemented the Maestro PMS eLearning system that helps property staff and managers quickly become experts in system use and operations.

CPH Studio Hotel Adopts Advanced Student Housing Security Technology with ASSA ABLOY Hospitality Mobile Access
April 26, 2016 - Tech-savvy students in Copenhagen can access their accommodations using their smartphones, now that CPH Studio Apartments has adopted ASSA ABLOY Hospitality Mobile Access.

StayNTouch Implements its Full PMS and Mobility Solution at The Inn at Dos Brisas
April 26, 2016 - StayNTouch, an innovator in mobile technology and property management systems (PMS) for hotels, announced that The Inn at Dos Brisas, an award-winning Relais & Chateaux luxury resort and ranch near Houston, Texas, has implemented its full cloud-based hotel software solution.

RoamingAround Adds Public Safety Distributed Antenna System to Aid First Responder Communications
April 26, 2016 - RoamingAround is fortifying its portfolio with code-compliant public safety wireless solutions to help commercial businesses meet rigorous municipal requirements for building occupancy.

HFTP to Donate to the Children's Hospital of New Orleans with HITEC Helps
April 25, 2016 - Attendees and exhibitors at HFTP's 2016 Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference (HITEC®) in New Orleans, La., will have the chance to give back to the local community via HITEC Helps, the event's annual social responsibility project.

HITEC 2016 Exhibit Space Sold Out
April 21, 2016 - Exhibit space for the 2016 Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference (HITEC®), a service of Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®), is sold out.

Vagabond Inn Migrates to SHR’s WindsurferCRS Distribution Platform
April 21, 2016 - SHR, an innovative provider of advanced distribution technology and services for the hospitality industry, announced that Vagabond Inn, a California-based hotel chain, has migrated to SHR’s WindsurferCRS distribution platform.

dorma+kaba Merger Expands Kaba Capabilities with 35 North America Offices for Fast System Installations
April 21, 2016 - Kaba, the provider of Saflok™ and ILCO™ electronic locks, announced that the 2015 merger of Dorma with Kaba, now dorma+kaba Group, created 35 new North American offices to support installation and service of Saflok and ILCO electronic locks.

Multi-Systems Inc. Acquired by Jonas Software as it Expands Hospitality Vertical
April 21, 2016 - Jonas Software, a division of Constellation Software Inc, has acquired Multi-Systems Inc. (MSI), a provider of mid-market property management software solutions serving the North American hotel industry.

Agilysys and HotSchedules Announce Global Partnership
April 20, 2016 - HotSchedules, provider of cloud-based technologies that automate restaurant operations, and Agilysys, Inc., a global provider of next-generation hospitality software and services, announced a strategic partnership that adds the power of HotSchedules’ workforce management platforms to the award-winning Agilysys hospitality solution portfolio.

The Harris Poll Names Top Hotel, Cruise Brands in its 2016 EquiTrend Brands Of The Year
April 20, 2016 - Hilton Hotels and Resorts, W Hotels, Hampton Inns, Homewood Suites and Disney Cruise Lines all named to The Harris Poll® 28th annual EquiTrend Study, which reveals the strongest brands based on consumer response.

MGM Resorts International Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering by MGM Growth Properties LLC
April 20, 2016 - MGM Resorts International announced the pricing of the initial public offering of 50,000,000 Class A common shares representing limited liability company interests by its subsidiary MGM Growth Properties LLC at a public offering price of $21.00 per share for gross proceeds of $1.05 billion.

Marriott Vacations Worldwide Releases 2015 Corporate Social Responsibility Report
April 20, 2016 - Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation released its second annual Corporate Social Responsibility Report.

Kerzner International CEO Steps Down
April 20, 2016 - Kerzner International Holdings Limited announced that Alan Leibman will step down as chief executive officer, a position he has held since 2012.

ALICE Grows Leadership Team with New Hires from Zillow Group and TravelClick
April 19, 2016 - Hotel operations system, ALICE, has welcomed Michael Morris, former strategic partnerships manager for Zillow Group and Jessica Kramer, former VP of new business development for TravelClick, as the company’s new VP of sales and new VP of business development respectively.

Shift4 Achieves Milestone of 33,000 Customers
April 19, 2016 - Shift4 Corporation, provider of the DOLLARS ON THE NET® payment gateway, announced today that it has surpassed the milestone of 33,000 customers.

StayNTouch Helps 11 Howard Reinvent Guest Service
April 19, 2016 - StayNTouch has announced that 11 Howard, a newly opened 221-room boutique property in New York City's SoHo district, has implemented its cloud-based hotel software solutions.

Constellation Software's Jonas Division Completes Acquisition of Multi-Systems
April 18, 2016 - Constellation Software Inc. announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Gary Jonas Computing Ltd. and certain of its affiliates acquired the assets of Multi-Systems, Inc., a leading software provider to the hospitality industry.

Sabre Introduces Virtual Payment Solutions For Air, Rail and Ancillaries
April 18, 2016 - As Sabre continues to release products to address growing corporate travel challenges, the latest enhancements of Sabre Virtual Payments showcase the company's deep understanding of complex business travel needs.

HFTP to Sponsor the 2016 OpenTravel Advisory Forum
April 18, 2016 - Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) announced today that it is a sponsor of the 2016 OpenTravel Alliance Advisory Forum.