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  • May 15, 2019

    Zach O'Haire believes there is no job better than his. He establishes the craft-beer program and chooses the beer lineup for each of Cambria's 42 hotels.

  • May 13, 2019
    Black Enterprise

    A new survey by Mandala Research shows that African American travelers are a significant travel group who contributed about $63 billion to the U.S. travel and tourism economy in 2018. Contrast that with the National Association of Black Hotel Owners, Operators and Developers (NABHOOD), which estimates that less than 1% of hotels are owned by black women. The disparity is eye-opening to say the least. Choice Hotels International is tackling this disparity head-on with its one-of-a-kind emerging markets franchise development team that began in 2003. The effort has led to more black women ownership in the hospitality industry.

  • May 1, 2019

    A Cambria-sponsored survey found that nearly half of all business professionals drink less alcohol than they used to when traveling on business.

  • Apr 24, 2019

    Cambria, an upmarket property operated by Choice Hotels, recently commissioned a survey of 2,000 business travelers to gauge their habits and preferences while on the road. Among the findings: the nightcap—that evening libation over which so much business and (for better or worse) personal bonding has taken place for decades—doesn’t mean what it used to.

  • Feb 7, 2019

    Choice Hotels is one of the largest hotel companies in the world and has sustained an 80-year legacy of innovation that has shaped the hotel industry as we know it. I recently spoke to Stewart Bainum, Jr., current chairman of the board of directors, former CEO, and son of the founder of Choice Hotels International, as well as Patrick Pacious, current president and CEO of the company.

  • Jan 29, 2019
    Los Angeles Times

    A downtown tower that once stored swanky cars will soon house upscale travelers following its remake as the Cambria Hotel Los Angles – Spring Street.

  • Jan 1, 2019
    Lodging Magazine

    Last fall, Terri Ryan joined Choice as vice president of brand operations for Cambria Hotels. With more than two decades of hospitality experience – 13 years as a general manager and, more recently, at the corporate level – she’ll lead the brand’s compliance, design and operations teams through a period of continued growth.

  • Dec 27, 2018
    Hotel Business

    Choice Hotels International is expanding, converting and adding properties in the U.S. with brand openings in key cities to conversions in the Mid-Atlantic, here’s the recent news from the company.

  • Nov 20, 2018
    Associated Press News

    The Éilan Hotel & Spa first received the coveted Four Diamond Rating in 2012 and has continued its exceptional service and guest experience as a recipient this year under Bluegreen Vacations and as a member of the Ascend Hotel Collection portfolio. The Ascend Hotel Collection portfolio of best-in-class unique, boutique, and historic independent hotels and resorts is part of Choice Hotels, which has a longstanding strategic alliance with Bluegreen Vacations.

  • Oct 4, 2018
    Hotel News Now

    Stewart Bainum, Jr., Chairman of Choice Hotels International, will be honored with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award at the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) on January 28-30, 2019, in Los Angeles. This prominent award is presented to an individual who has made significant contributions to the hospitality industry through their actions, deeds, and great accomplishments.