Duve introduces DuveAI to revolutionise guest experience

Israel: Tel Aviv-based guest experience platform Duve is planning to release its latest innovation for guest experience management, DuveAI.

Viceroy Hotels & Resorts partners with Out & Equal

Worldwide: Luxury brand Viceroy Hotels & Resorts has partnered with Out & Equal Workplace Advocates (O&E) to provide LGBTQ+ leadership development and diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) training.

Vignette Collection
Vignette Collection announces first European hotel

Portugal: Lifestyle and luxury hotel portfolio Vignette Collection, part of IHG Hotels & Resorts, has announced the opening of Casa da Companhia in the centre of Porto, Portugal.

Boutique Hotel Report
Boutique Hotel Report shows strong US RevPAR recovery

US: The 2023 edition of The Boutique Hotel Report, published by The Highland Group, reveals that rate increases have pushed most boutique hotels to full RevPAR recovery.

Sydell sues Ennismore boss in $30m lawsuit

US: Andrew Zobler, founder and CEO of Sydell Group, has reportedly issued a lawsuit against Ennismore founder Sharan Pasricha for attempting to “sabotage” a rival hotel deal.

Monday 22 May 14:00 BST – The power of automation in driving MICE business

Boutique Hotel News in partnership with Cvent.  In-person, virtual and hybrid events require different methods of planning and facilitating. Staffing issues and cost increases are …

URBANAUTS opens STUDIOS Minelli in Trieste

Italy: Hotel and apartment company URBANUTS Hospitality Group, in partnership with investment group JP Hospitality Investors Club, has opened URBANAUTS STUDIOS Minelli in Trieste, Italy.

NoMad London
NoMad London promotes Perone to general manager

UK: Christopher Perone has been promoted from food and beverage director at NoMad London hotel to general manager.

The Manchester
The Manchester to open in Kentucky this May

US: High-end lifestyle hotel The Manchester is scheduled to open in May 2023, housed in the former campus grounds of Central Kentucky’s first registered bourbon distillery.

art’otel London Battersea Power Station: Jennifer McCabe and Daniel Pedreschi

BHN speaks to Jennifer McCabe, general manager at art’otel London Battersea Power Station, to learn more about the brand’s UK debut and Jennifer’s short and long term focus for growing recognition of the hotel. Daniel Pedreschi, regional VP of operations UK at PPHE Hotel Group, joins the conversation to talk about a hotel’s role in regenerating city neighbourhoods.