UK: London-based hospitality company Lore Group has appointed Matthew Thomas as chief operating officer and Fiona Morgan as global director of sales, marketing and PR.
BHN speaks to David Taylor, CEO at Lore Group, about his long-term and short-term vision, opening One Hundred Shoreditch, and how current challenges might shape a new style of management and ownership.
Worldwide: Former chief operating officer at Lore Group, David Taylor, has been promoted to CEO ahead of the group’s sixth hotel opening. Taylor brings over 25 years of experience to the position, having recently overseen Lore Group’s opening of Lyle Washington DC in April 2021. Prior to his position with
UK: One Hundred Shoreditch, housed in the former Ace Hotel London, is set to open in February 2022 as the latest hotel from Lore Group. The property features 258 bedrooms and suites, three bars and a restaurant, and five meetings and events spaces. It has been designed by Jacu Strauss,
UK: Lore Group will relaunch the Ace Hotel in London as One Hundred Shoreditch, a 258-room property this autumn. The hotel will feature six restaurants and bars, including a dining venue and wine bar serving locally and sustainably sourced seafood. A rooftop bar and terrace will provide views across East
US: The 196-room Lyle hotel, located in Washington DC, is set to open this April and marks the second hotel in the States for the group. Situated at 1731 New Hampshire Ave NW, the building is in the Dupont Circle area of Washington. Of the 196 rooms, 56 will include
US: Riggs Washington DC, a new independent hotel from Lore Group, is scheduled to open in early 2020 in New York’s Penn Quarter neighbourhood. The 181-room hotel is housed in a former historic bank known as the ‘Bank of Presidents’. Lore’s creative director, Jacu Strauss, preserved and restored much of
Italy: AG Group, Italy’s first Italian-owned hospitality group, has announced the group’s first five-star luxury hotel in Florence, due to open in Q3 2020. IL Tornabuoni is located along Florence’s Via Tornbuoni. It comprises 62 rooms and suites set across four floors. Milano architect Andrea Auletta has overseen the interior
USA: Aspen Skiing Company has rebranded its hospitality division, formerly The Little Nell Hotel Group, to Aspen Hospitality.