The properties are located in Columbia, S.C., and Charlotte, N.C., bringing the number of hotels McKibbon manages in the two states to 16.

Dragan Andrejic, who originally is from Belgrade, Serbia, will lead the hotel while pursuing his master certificate in hospitality management.

Spanning nearly 1,600 square feet, the Art Deco-inspired space includes a bar and breakfast area that overlooks the city’s Psiri district.

The design was overseen by London- and Hong Kong-based practice Joyce Wang Studio.

The Hotel Elephant Weimar has 99 guestrooms, all redesigned to celebrate the property’s artistic and architectural heritage.

The brand revolution is coming to Europe where developers see value in some key emerging destinations, as well as some that are re-emerging.

Workplace retaliation claims have nearly tripled in frequency over the past decade and are one of the most difficult claims to defend against.

With falling occupancy and rates at smaller properties, local businesses are hoping an upcoming convention venue will help.