The sale comprised a Hampton Inn in South Carolina and a Home2 Suites in North Carolina.

Involved in the redesign were Ron Arad and architecture and interior design firm BBGM.

KAMP Hotels has its first five locations under development and will work with hoteliers in the region to further expand the brand’s presence in the state.

Hotel RL Olympia is the first of five Hotel RLs scheduled to open this year, and the third to launch since the brand’s first opening last August.

The hotel will be the first of the brand developed by High Hotels in the Lehigh Valley.

The hotel's name change is effective immediately, but the full transition to the Red Lion brand is expected to be completed mid-September.

CHMW’s 50-property asset-management portfolio now includes a total of 12 convention center headquarter hotels.

HOTEL MANAGEMENT's annual Top Hotel Companies survey is open through Aug 2. Results will appear in the September issue.