Choice Hotels positions itself as challenger brand in upscale, growth leader in extended stay with acquisition of Radisson Hotels Americas

Focus on Growth Brands and Markets Positions Choice Hotels for a Banner 2023 ROCKVILLE, Md., 2023-Jan-25 — /Travel PR News/ — As a legacy leader in upper midscale and midscale, Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH)—one of the largest lodging franchisors in the world—made a series of strategic moves to position itself as the challenger brand to watch… Read the full press release

Circus Circus Las Vegas Strip Resort and Casino now available on ChoiceHotels.com, expanding Ascend Hotel Collection

Choice Hotels continues to grow the Ascend Hotel Collection, providing loyalty members the opportunity to earn and redeem points at historic, boutique and resort properties around the world ROCKVILLE, Md., 2023-Jan-25 — /Travel PR News/ — After entering into a landmark agreement last year with Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), rooms at Circus Circus Hotel & Casino are… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels CEO Patrick Pacious Named Among World’s Top CEOs for Fourth Year in a Row

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2023-Jan-14 — /Travel PR News/ — For the fourth year in a row, Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) President and CEO Patrick Pacious has been named one of the highest-rated CEOs, according to Comparably’s 2022 Best CEO rankings. The accolade, which positions Pacious alongside chief executives of some of the world’s most well-known companies – from Microsoft and… Read the full press release

Julian Brittano and wife Karie to develop new Ascend Hotel property in South Boston, Virginia

Actor and activist Julian Brittano and Wife Karie Brittano, a Licensed General Contractor, signs upscale franchise agreement with industry’s largest soft brand ROCKVILLE, Md., 2023-Jan-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) has finalized an agreement with The Brittano Group, Inc. to develop a new member of the Ascend Hotel Collection in South Boston, Virginia: The Rook Hotels…. Read the full press release

Choice Hotels Expands Commitment to Safe Stays Alliance, Adding Radisson Hotels Americas to Provide Emergency Lodging for Victims of Abuse and Violence

As a continuation of Choice’s commitment, Radisson Hotels Americas joins in offering emergency lodging for survivors of domestic violence, human trafficking, sexual assault, and other crimes through Safe Stays ROCKVILLE, Md., 2023-Jan-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH)—one of the world’s largest lodging franchisors—has expanded its commitment to the Safe Stays by… Read the full press release

Cambria Hotel New Haven University Area grand opening celebrates brand’s expansion in New England

New property brings upscale brand’s hallmark design and luxury amenities to growing New England portfolio ROCKVILLE, Md., 2023-Jan-04 — /Travel PR News/ — Cambria Hotels, an upscale brand franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), continues its expansion throughout New England with the grand opening of its newest hotel in Connecticut: the Cambria Hotel New Haven University Area. This addition will… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels announces the appointment of Sally Bartas as chief talent and culture officer

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Dec-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH)–one of the world’s largest lodging franchisors–has appointed Sally Bartas to the position of chief talent and culture officer. In this newly created role, Bartas will report directly to the company’s chief human resources officer and work closely with leaders across the enterprise to strategically expand… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels announces the groundbreaking of the Everhome Suites in Nampa, Idaho

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Dec-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Continuing to drive growth across its industry-leading extended stay portfolio, Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) announced the groundbreaking of the Everhome Suites in Nampa, Idaho. The construction milestone comes on the heels of another successful quarter of sustained segment growth for Choice Hotels, whose Everhome brand – which launched in 2020… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels brings the Sleep Inn brand to the EMEA region– helping guests relax, recharge, reset and maintain a balanced lifestyle during their stay

Bringing the Sleep Inn brand to EMEA is an important part of Choice Hotels EMEA’s brand re-energisation strategy, offering relevant brands, tailored to the regional market, that deliver value to guests and generate revenue for its franchisees Brand’s stay balanced in style ethos reflects guest research findings that achieving a balanced lifestyle is now a… Read the full press release

Cambria Hotels announces the opening of the Cambria Hotel Minneapolis Downtown

Latest property debut marks upscale brand’s third location in the Twin Cities ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Nov-24 — /Travel PR News/ — Cambria Hotels–an upscale brand franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH)–continues its expansion across the Twin Cities with the opening of the Cambria Hotel Minneapolis Downtown. The new six-story, 121-room hotel joins the nearby Cambria Hotel Minneapolis Maple Grove and Cambria Hotel Bloomington Mall of… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels named by Forbes as one of America’s Best Employers for Veterans 2022 and one of World’s Top Female-Friendly Companies 2022

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Nov-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) has once again been ranked as a top place to work. Around one month after making the list of the World’s Best Employers 2022, the company was named by Forbes as one of America’s Best Employers for Veterans 2022 as well as one of the World’s… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels and Noble Investment Group to develop nine WoodSpring Suites hotels in Georgia and South Carolina

Preeminent extended-stay brand to add properties in Georgia and South Carolina ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Nov-11 — /Travel PR News/ — During the third quarter, Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) signed an agreement with Noble Investment Group (Noble) to develop nine WoodSpring Suites hotels in Georgia and South Carolina over the next two years, signaling increased institutional interest in the largest economy extended-stay brand in the… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels to release 2022 third quarter earnings results on Monday, November 7, 2022

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Oct-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest lodging franchisors, will report its 2022 third quarter earnings results at approximately 6 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) on Monday, November 7, 2022. The company will also hold a conference call at 8:30 a.m. EST, during which Patrick Pacious, president and… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels and ServiceStar Capital Management to develop 21 new Everhome Suites hotels Across the U.S.

ServiceStar Capital Management to develop more than 20 Everhome Suites in Colorado, Arizona, Utah, Nevada and throughout Florida ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Sep-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Building on its extended stay growth strategy, Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), signed an agreement on July 29, 2022, with Colorado-based real estate investment firm ServiceStar Capital Management—one of the largest extended stay developers in the nation—to develop 21… Read the full press release

Choice Privileges to add exclusive college football-focused experiences for members

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Sep-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc.  (NYSE: CHH) and LEARFIELD are teaming up this college football season to kick off an exciting new perk for Choice Privileges loyalty members: Choice Privileges Experiences. As part of the award-winning loyalty program’s latest offering, members can now use their rewards points to book exclusive college football-focused experiences at… Read the full press release

Comfort Hotels brings back its popular #ComfortSaysThanks campaign in celebration of National Waffle Day

Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites, and Comfort Inn & Suites properties griddle up gratitude coast-to-coast as Choice Hotels brings back annual festivities and sweepstakes ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Aug-28 — /Travel PR News/ — In celebration of National Waffle Day, Choice Hotels International Inc.’s (NYSE: CHH) flagship Comfort Hotels brand is bringing back its popular #ComfortSaysThanks campaign, uniting breakfast lovers nationwide in… Read the full press release

Choice Privileges recognized as a top hotel loyalty program by U.S. News & World Report 2022-2023 Best Hotel Rewards Program

Award-winning loyalty program praised for expanded member benefits as it makes Best Hotel Rewards Program list six years in a row ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Aug-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Privileges, the award-winning loyalty program from Choice Hotels International, Inc.  (NYSE: CHH), has once again been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a top hotel loyalty program, according… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels named a gold organization, ranking fourth in the 2022 LearningElite Awards program

Annual learning and development benchmarking program recognizes Choice University learning platform for workforce development efforts ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Aug-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest lodging franchisors, has been named a gold organization, ranking fourth in the 2022 LearningElite Awards program for the Choice University learning platform. Choice… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels introduces new payment solution to make booking easier for business travelers

New industry-leading direct invoicing option streamlines booking and billing process for corporate travelers ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Aug-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) is making the process for business travelers booking rooms at  more than 5,000 domestic properties easier than ever through its new Choice Direct Pay program. With this new comprehensive offering,… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels welcomes Noha Abdalla as chief marketing officer

The role deepens company’s relationship with guests ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Aug-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH)—one of the world’s largest lodging franchisors—has appointed Noha Abdalla to the role of chief marketing officer, reporting directly to President and Chief Executive Officer, Patrick Pacious. As a key member of the senior executive team, Abdalla will be a… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels completes acquisition of Radisson Hotels Americas for approximately $675 million

Unites highly complementary hospitality businesses, adding nine brands and 67,000 rooms in attractive, higher revenue destinations ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Aug-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) today (Aug. 11, 2022) announced that it has completed the acquisition of the franchise business, operations and intellectual property of Radisson Hotels Americas for approximately $675… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels announces the opening of the MainStay Suites Orange County John Wayne Airport

Extended stay brand grows California presence with six additional properties on the way ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Aug-12 — /Travel PR News/ — MainStay Suites, a midscale extended stay brand franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), welcomed the largest hotel in its system with the opening of the MainStay Suites Orange County John Wayne Airport. Making its brand debut in the… Read the full press release

Clarion Pointe opens its 50th hotel this summer

Demand for midscale brand featuring affordable, elevated essentials grows ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Aug-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Successfully building on efforts to bring its  elevated, cost effective essentials to new markets nationwide, Clarion Pointe, a midscale select-service brand extension franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), celebrated the milestone opening of the brand’s 50th hotel this summer…. Read the full press release

Choice Hotels sells Cambria Hotel Nashville Downtown for $109.5 million

Company enters new long-term franchise agreement and Pyramid Global Hospitality will manage the Music City hotel ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Jul-30 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH) today (July 27, 2022) announced the sale of the Cambria Hotel Nashville Downtown for $109.5 million. In addition, the company entered a new long-term franchise agreement with the… Read the full press release

Choice Hotels honored with Bronze Award for the Non-Broadcast: General Recruitment category at the 43rd Annual Telly Awards

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Jul-02 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world’s largest lodging franchisors, has been named a Bronze Award winner for the Non-Broadcast: General Recruitment category at the 43rd Annual Telly Awards. Honoring excellence in video and television across all screens, the Telly Awards are judged by leaders… Read the full press release

Cambria® Hotels launches destination-inspired interpretations of its signature Cambria Margarita

Inspired by local flair and flavors, the upscale, bar-forward brand creates six city-inspired Cambria Margaritas ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Jun-22 — /Travel PR News/ — Today (June 21, 2022), to celebrate the start of the summer travel season, Cambria® Hotels—an upscale brand franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH)—launches  six destination-inspired interpretations of its signature Cambria Margarita. Curated by… Read the full press release

Cambria Hotels announces the opening of the Cambria Hotel Boston Somerville

Latest hotel opening furthers upscale brand’s expansion into top Northeast markets ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Jun-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Cambria Hotels, an upscale brand franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), continues its coast-to-coast expansion with the opening of the Cambria Hotel Boston Somerville. The new 4-story, 163-room hotel underscores the brand’s growth across New England, joining the Cambria… Read the full press release

Cambria Hotels announces official start of construction on the Cambria Hotel Rehoboth Beach in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Jun-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Cambria Hotels, an upscale brand franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), continues to expand its sought-after, design-forward accommodations to popular markets across the country with the official start of construction on the Cambria Hotel Rehoboth Beach in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. Expected to open in spring of 2024, the four-story,… Read the full press release

Cambria Hotels announces the opening of the Cambria Hotel Columbia Downtown the Vista

Latest milestone opening marks upscale brand’s continued nationwide expansion and rapid growth across the country ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Jun-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Cambria Hotels, an upscale brand franchised by Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), celebrated the milestone opening of the brand’s 60th hotel – and seventh location in South Carolina alone – with the debut of the Cambria Hotel… Read the full press release

Choice Privileges announces new summer promotion — Stay Twice, Earn a $50 Gift or Reward Card

ROCKVILLE, Md., 2022-Jun-08 — /Travel PR News/ — Choice Privileges, the award-winning loyalty program from Choice Hotels International, Inc.  (NYSE: CHH), is making summer travel more rewarding with a Stay Twice, Earn a $50 Gift or Reward Card promotion for members. Now through August 1, Choice Privileges members who complete two separate, qualifying stays at participating hotels will earn enough points during the promotion… Read the full press release