Articles tagged “ihc”

Interview: Preferred Hotel Group CEO on Adapting to Consumer Habits

Interview: Preferred Hotel Group CEO on Adapting to Consumer Habits

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Preferred Hotel Group has likely evolved the most of any of its peers throughout its existence and continues to do so by tracking and adapting to the needs of specific customers segments.

4 years ago

Interview: Small Luxury Hotels CEO on Embracing Competition

Interview: Small Luxury Hotels CEO on Embracing Competition

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Hotel brands’ increased interest in the independent hotel market comes as consumer bookings and the number of actual small private hotel increases suggesting there’s enough business and options to go around for specialized consortia, global corporations, and the do-it-yourself traveler.

4 years ago

Interview: Relais & Châteaux CEO on Maintaining Experiential Standards

Interview: Relais & Châteaux CEO on Maintaining Experiential Standards

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Relais & Châteaux goes beyond a focus on independent luxury properties with a specialty in cuisine, attracting a specific segment of high-spending leisure travelers who want a quality guarantee on both the hospitality and culinary aspects of their stay.

4 years ago

Interview: Leading Hotels of the World CEO on Branding the Independents

Interview: Leading Hotels of the World CEO on Branding the Independents

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Although there are seismic shifts in Leading Hotels' business caused by changing consumer behavior, marketing trends and booking habits, Teng is not concerned with major chains' entrance into the sector. He believes that his and similar organizations offer a specialty product that cannot be recreated for the masses.

4 years ago