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ASID Looks to the Future of Design in New Report
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ASID Looks to the Future of Design in New Report

WASHINGTON, D.C.—As all industries tackle the ongoing effects of COVID-19, the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) has sought to understand the resiliency of the design industry and profession through times of uncertainty. The 2020 ASID Interior Design Resiliency Report has released the results from its first phase, conducted during the summer of 2020 in...

Room Mate Hotels Joins with Quirónprevención to Offer Free Covid-19 Tests to Guests
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Room Mate Hotels Joins with Quirónprevención to Offer Free Covid-19 Tests to Guests

Room Mate Anna MADRID, SPAIN—Room Mate Hotels, in collaboration with Quirónprevención, is set to become the first hotel chain to offer free COVID-19 tests to its guests. From mid-October—with the help of fully-qualified healthcare professionals from Quirónprevención—the company will offer rapid antigen tests for guests checking in at its hotels, as well as providing them...

Advancements in Technology Make Mini Refrigerators Increasingly More Efficient
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Advancements in Technology Make Mini Refrigerators Increasingly More Efficient

NATIONAL REPORT—While fewer hotels are offering minibars, mini refrigerators are an expected appliance today, especially given COVID-19 and the inclination for travelers to bring their own food to their guestroom. Your choice of mini refrigerator can make a difference in not only guest satisfaction but your energy bill as well. The Energy Star website provides...

Accor to Open JO&JOE Hotel in Medellín
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Accor to Open JO&JOE Hotel in Medellín

MEDELLIN, COLOMBIA—JO&JOE, a hybrid hospitality brand part of the worldwide Accor Group, announced its arrival in Colombia for the first time with the construction of a new Open House concept in the city of Medellín. JO&JOE is a shared accommodation experience belonging to Accor’s portfolio of economy and lifestyle brands and is aimed at a...

Wynn Resorts CEO Offers Vision to Accelerate Return of Events & Entertainment to Las Vegas
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Wynn Resorts CEO Offers Vision to Accelerate Return of Events & Entertainment to Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS—In an Op-Ed published by The Nevada Independent, Wynn Resorts CEO Matt Maddox offers insight on how to get Las Vegas entertainment, nightlife, and conventions back up and running safely. The multi-layered approach is centered around a robust health and safety plan and the implementation of an on-site testing lab located at Wynn Las...

Hotel Zena, a Groundbreaking Hotel Dedicated to Female Empowerment, Opens in Washington D.C.
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Hotel Zena, a Groundbreaking Hotel Dedicated to Female Empowerment, Opens in Washington D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Viceroy Hotels & Resorts is changing the conversation in Washington D.C., and beyond, with the opening of Hotel Zena, a bold new cultural hub celebrating the accomplishments of women and recognizing their enduring struggle for gender equality. It is an interactive venue where every architectural line, material and art installation was thoughtfully designed and...

Four Seasons & Paralelo 19 Announce Plans for Luxury Resort Nestled on Pacific Coast of Mexico
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Four Seasons & Paralelo 19 Announce Plans for Luxury Resort Nestled on Pacific Coast of Mexico

TORONTO—Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts and Paralelo 19 Desarrollos, a leading real estate development company in Mexico, announced a new luxury resort located in Tamarindo, Mexico. Debuting in 2021 as Four Seasons Resort Tamarindo, México, the project will be located on a private peninsula along the Pacific Ocean in the state of Jalisco, between the...

Vail Resorts, PepsiCo Expand Partnership to Advance Sustainability Goals
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Vail Resorts, PepsiCo Expand Partnership to Advance Sustainability Goals

BROOMFIELD, COLO.—Vail Resorts and PepsiCo announced an expansion of their longstanding partnership to 18 additional Vail Resorts locations across North America, including Whistler Blackcomb in British Columbia, Mount Snow in Vermont, and Hunter Mountain in New York. In addition to renewing and expanding their product distribution partnership to now 33 total resorts globally, PepsiCo committed to...

Element St. Louis Midtown to Open October 30
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Element St. Louis Midtown to Open October 30

ST. LOUIS, MO.—Located at 3763 Forest Park Ave., the $40 million Element St. Louis Midtown is a seven-story hotel with 153 extended stay rooms. The rooftop UPBAR—Midas Hospitality’s first owned and operated bar in its 15-year existence—will feature a variety of signature cocktails that were created in partnership with Luxco, which is one of the...