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Kevin Hughes appointed GM of Hartwell House & Spa 

Kevin Hughes has been appointed general manager at Hartwell House and Spa in Buckinghamshire, following the sudden death of Matthew A C Johnson last month.  Hughes has worked at Hartwell House for almost five years, starting as the restaurant manager in 2017 and most recently acting as the food and

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Bishopstrow Hotel names Ashley Torr as operations manager

Bishopstrow Hotel and Spa has announced the appointment of Ashley Torr as operations manager. According to the hotel, Torr is a “seasoned” hospitality specialist with over a decade of experience, working alongside some of the country’s “greatest” hoteliers, chefs, and mixologists, including Michelin star chef Richard Davies and hoteliers Richard

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Palethorpe takes up leadership of Haven

Haven has appointed Simon Palethorpe as its new managing director, following his departure from cruise operator Carnival earlier this week. He has over two decades of experience in leisure and consumer industries and will report to Paul Flaum, group chief executive of Bourne Leisure. Palethorpe said: “Haven is one of

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Signs of distress start to appear

Those active in the accommodation sector are watching for signs of distress and opportunity, as the effects of the pandemic wash through hotels and allied niches.   While activity has been low to date, two recent restructuring moves have indicated what could be the start of a more active season. Co-living

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Residences on the rise

The trend for branded residences is continuing to accelerate, as investors spot the value in selling apartments off plan, boosted by brand association.   Hotel brand groups are broadening their base of branded residences, expanding their market presence from pure luxury to other brands lower down their portfolio. And they are

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Changing of the guard

Recent weeks have seen a number of high-profile retirements and senior executive moves in the hospitality sector.   Notable international retirements include David Kong, leaving Best Western group after 20 years as president and CEO; and Qi Ji, CEO and chairman of fast growing Chinese group Huazhu, who will step down as CEO.  In the UK, Nick

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Climate action gathers momentum

Pressure is growing on the hotel sector at large to demonstrate a greater commitment to environmental issues, as industry more broadly faces calls to head for zero carbon targets.   The momentum is currently building ahead of the next COP26 global summit of world leaders, scheduled to discuss climate change in

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EasyHotel appoints Karim Malak as CEO

The board of EasyHotel and its stakeholders ICAMAP, Ivanhoé Cambridge and easyGroup, has announced the appointment of Karim Malak as CEO. The company said his appointment “marks a key milestone” in the development of EasyHotel as a leader in the budget hotel segment. Malak is expected to join in December

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