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Heritage Hotels and Resorts Builds Regional Appeal

Heritage Hotels and Resorts Builds Regional Appeal

As the founder and CEO of Albuquerque, N.M.-based Heritage Hotels and Resorts, Jim Long has created a collection of distinct properties that draw upon the Southwest’s unique and colorful heritage. The distinct historic experiences delivered by Long’s boutique hotels have ...

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Developer John Q. Hammons Dies at Age 94

Developer John Q. Hammons Dies at Age 94

John Q. Hammons passed away on Sunday at the age of 94. The respected hotel developer and businessman spent 52 years in the lodging industry and developed 201 hotel properties in the course of his career. Hammons grew up in ...

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Jim Donald Improving Extended Stay America

Jim Donald Improving Extended Stay America

Jim Donald believes a company’s success lies in the hands of its employees. That’s why he’s made a career out of engaging with and motivating frontline staff, from baristas to checkout clerks, at companies like Walmart, Safeway, and Starbucks. Now ...

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La Quinta Launches Military Rewards Program

La Quinta Launches Military Rewards Program

La Quinta unveiled a new Military Rewards program today, establishing a new membership level in its loyalty program for current service members, veterans, and their families. Among other things, the program offers participants free room upgrades, 2,000 loyalty points after ...

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The Next Frontier

The Next Frontier

As he drove along I-75 in Georgia, H.P. Rama couldn’t help but notice the billboard. What he found particularly hard to miss was that the hotel advertisement was emblazoned with four words: “American owned and operated.” It was the late ...

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