Keyword: Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
This Phoenix-based real estate investment and management company is picking up the pace with its first two acquisitions—with more to come.
Brian Athas previously served as revenue strategy director for TMI Hospitality in Fargo, N.C.
APX Hotel Group owns the hotels, which are located in the province of Alberta and total 749 guestrooms.
The Wyndham Garden Phoenix Midtown is the company's second hotel acquisition, following the purchase of a Palm Springs, Calif., resort in 2018.
Shane Platt most recently served as managing director of development at Best Western International, promoting and selling the SureStay Hotels brand.
No longer reserved for exclusive spas, hotels up and down the chain scale are launching initiatives to make the guest experience healthier.
2018 saw some major deals totaling $18.3 billion and approximately 51,100 hotel rooms with an average sale price per room of $357,000, according to LWHA.
The Americas Lodging Investment Summit honored the executives and companies responsible for the most influential hotel industry deals in 2018.
The upper-upscale brand is slated to debut in six new destinations around the world in 2019, with 25 additional hotels in the pipeline.
The 97-room La Quinta Inn & Suites Louisville (Ky.) Airport & Expo and the 38-room Days Inn in Plymouth, Ind., traded hands on Dec. 18.