Eloise Hanson

Eloise Hanson
Eloise joined IHM in September 2019 as reporter for Boutique Hotel News and was promoted to editor in January 2022. As a multimedia journalist covering the global boutique, lifestyle and luxury hotel industry, Eloise spearheads BHN’s webinar and podcast series and contributes to daily news articles, a weekly e-newsletter and monthly features. Contact: eloise@internationalhospitality.media
Kempinski CEO

Kempinski Hotels appoints group CEO

Worldwide: Luxury hotel group Kempinski has appointed Barbara Muckermann as CEO, the first female leader in its 127-year history.

SO/ Hungary

SO/ to debut in Hungary in 2026

Hungary: Lifestyle hospitality group Ennismore will expand its SO/ brand to Hungary, signing a property in Budapest scheduled to launch in 2026.

Lindsey Ueberroth

Preferred Global Conference: Lindsey Ueberroth, Preferred Travel Group

BHN sits down with Preferred Travel Group’s CEO Lindsey Ueberroth to discover more about the changing needs of independent hoteliers, what trends will shape the industry over the next five years, and what to expect from PTG moving forwards. Filmed at the 2024 Preferred Global Conference at EPIC SANA Lisboa Hotel.