Features

Talking Business: Marloes Knippenberg, CEO, Cloud.7 Hotels

Boutique Hotel News talks to Marloes Knippenberg, CEO of Cloud.7 Hotels, a new design-led, affordable hotel brand. • What is your background and how did you end up in the hospitality industry? “My background in the hospitality industry goes all the way back to my teenage years; when living with

Kerten announces monthly hotel openings
Industry

Kerten announces monthly hotel openings

Worldwide: Kerten Hospitality plans to open a new hotel each month from now until the end of the year with a focus on the brand’s commitment to ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance).

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Leading industry figures: the ones to watch in 2020

BHN reporter, Eloise Hanson, reviews 10 industry figures who will make the headlines in the boutique and lifestyle sector next year. Asif Aziz, founder and chief executive of Criterion Capital Criterion Capital, a property investment, development and management company, is currently repurposing the London Trocadero building into a 701-bed hotel.

Industry

Kerten to take The House Hotel brand to Jeddah

KSA: Mixed-use operator Kerten Hospitality is bringing its award-winning boutique hotel brand The House Hotel to the Middle East region for the first time. The House Hotel Jeddah, part of a mixed-use destination that is a first for the city, is scheduled to open in Q4 2019. The project will

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Hospitality and travel trend predictions for 2020

BHN reporter, Eloise Hanson, outlines five key trends of the hospitality and travel industry that she believes will be prevalent in the coming year. The strive for sustainable solutions will gain momentum Sustainability can be held as a mega-trend of 2019 – a concept that urges for political, economical, and