US/Italy: Sustainable hotel brand Beyond Green, part of Preferred Hotel Group, has welcomed five member properties located across the United States and Italy.
Worldwide: The latest venture from Preferred Hotel Group is Beyond Green, a new hospitality brand with a debut portfolio of 24 founding member hotels. The brand is a collaboration between the Ueberroth family, the owners of Preferred Hotel Group, and ecotourism pioneer Costas Christ, the founder of Beyond Green Travel.
UK: Preferred Hotel Group, Inc., the family-owned parent company of Preferred Hotels & Resorts, has announced the acquisition of Beyond Green Travel, a tourism organisation providing sustainable services and consulting. The acquisition, finalised on 4 February 2020, marks the first by the Ueberroth family since the purchase of Preferred Hotel
UK: Fifty Shades Greener has been selected as the Scottish hospitality sector’s green trainer to all COP26 accommodation in preparation for the United Nation’s climate convention this autumn. From October 31 to November 12, 2021, world leaders from across the globe are set to attend the UN’s 2021 Climate Change
US: Golden Door, a four-star hotel and spa resort, is celebrating a win for Climate Action, joining environmental leaders in advocating for a Climate Action Plan for the San Diego region. In response to a lawsuit brought by Sierra Club, the Center for Biological Diversity, Climate Action Campaign and others,
Worldwide: Preferred Hotel Group, the parent company of Preferred Hotels & Resorts, Beyond Green, PTG Consulting and others, has rebranded to Preferred Travel Group.
Worldwide: Hospitality brand and travel operator, Preferred Travel Group, has appointed four team members across its global and regional leadership teams.
Worldwide: Preferred Hotel Group has announced a series of updates to its I Prefer loyalty program, including two new membership tiers and more. More than 3.8 million members are enrolled on the I Prefer Hotel Rewards program. In response to calls for greater differentiation in membership, Preferred has introduced two
Worldwide: Preferred Hotel Group has announced the promotion of three females taking on leadership positions in Europe. Brenda Collin, based in London, is the executive vice president of Europe; Roberta Possenti, based in Milan, is promoted to vice president of Europe; and Mari Carmen Marin, based in Madrid, is the account
BHN speaks to Jungyun Kim, chief strategy officer at hospitality technology platform Yanolja Cloud, to learn more about how AI innovation and investment will support the digital transformation of hotels, and what’s in store for Yanolja’s expansion in the west.