Articles tagged “loews”

Loews Hotels Is Taking a Contrarian Approach With Its Asset-Heavy Strategy

Loews Hotels Is Taking a Contrarian Approach With Its Asset-Heavy Strategy

Deanna Ting, Skift

It'll be interesting to see what works better for relatively smaller hotel companies like Loews, Red Lion, and even Hyatt with each of their respectively divergent business strategies: traditional asset ownership; totally asset-light; and asset recycling.

1 year ago

Hotel CEOs Push Back Against Trump on Travel Ban, Brand USA and Cuba

Hotel CEOs Push Back Against Trump on Travel Ban, Brand USA and Cuba

Deanna Ting, Skift

Hotel CEOs realize that if tourism to the U.S. drops, it could have a significant adverse impact not only on their own businesses but the industry, and the economy, as a whole.

2 years ago

Loews’ Hotel Profits Help Parent Company Post Positive Q2 Profits

Loews’ Hotel Profits Help Parent Company Post Positive Q2 Profits

Associated Press

Most hotel brands had excellent quarters. Loews' Hotels made its other holdings seem weak.

3 years ago

What’s Top-of-Mind for Hotel CEOs of Hilton, Hyatt, Accor and Wyndham

What’s Top-of-Mind for Hotel CEOs of Hilton, Hyatt, Accor and Wyndham

Joyce Manalo, Skift

There was a sense of camaraderie among the hotel industry leaders on the panel despite the intense competition for more heads in beds.

4 years ago

Loews’ Chairman Says Lousy U.S. Infrastructure Hurts Tourism

Loews’ Chairman Says Lousy U.S. Infrastructure Hurts Tourism

Prashant Gopal, Bloomberg

Tisch's words have an incredible amount of weight both in the travel industry and in Washington, D.C., where matters of U.S. infrastructure need to be taken care of.

4 years ago

Loews Makes Another Acquisition as CEO Sees ‘Room to Grow’

Loews Makes Another Acquisition as CEO Sees ‘Room to Grow’

Jing Cao, Bloomberg

Loews is in a slow build towards growth right now. We're interested in seeing how this mini yet influential chain plays with the majors.

4 years ago

Top 10 Hotel Brands on Social Media for November 2014

Top 10 Hotel Brands on Social Media for November 2014

Joyce Manalo, Skift

The joy of giving and receiving was appreciated by hotel brands and fans.

4 years ago

Loews Taps IHG Executive Kirk Kinsell as New CEO

Loews Taps IHG Executive Kirk Kinsell as New CEO

Laura Davison and Jing Cao, Bloomberg

Moving from president of the Americas to a CEO role is a natural progression for executives in the hospitality, making Kinsell's move little surprise to most.

4 years ago

Top 10 Hotel Brands on Social Media for October 2014

Top 10 Hotel Brands on Social Media for October 2014

Joyce Manalo, Skift

Brands that know their audience best and cater to their dreams will gather momentum.

4 years ago

Loews Hotels Continues Cautious Expansion With Purchase of First Midwest Hotel

Loews Hotels Continues Cautious Expansion With Purchase of First Midwest Hotel

Jim Buchta and Steve Alexander, Star Tribune

Loews has always held an influence greater than the sum of its handful of hotels. But it is slowly starting to expand its holdings where there are smart opportunities.

5 years ago

Luxury Hotel Group Loews Gives Guests Free Wi-Fi in Every Room

Luxury Hotel Group Loews Gives Guests Free Wi-Fi in Every Room

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Travelers are demanding complimentary Wi-Fi everywhere they go and hotels and airports are responding in hopes of drawing customers away from their competitors.

5 years ago

What a 19-hotel road trip looks like on social media

What a 19-hotel road trip looks like on social media

Samantha Shankman, Skift

The social road trip, launched alongside a traditional media campaign, is a clever and more interactive way to engage guests and attract new customers drawn in by properties they didn't previously connect with Loews.

6 years ago