Articles tagged “Morgans Hotels”

Morgans Hotel Group Receives Unsolicited Takeover Bid

Morgans Hotel Group Receives Unsolicited Takeover Bid

Deanna Ting, Skift

Is any hotel merger or acquisition ever simple, or swift? In this case, most definitely not. Given the board members’ often contentious history with each other and the company’s direction, it’s anyone’s guess as to whether this new offer from “Bidder V” will prove to be superior than the offer from Sam Nazarian’s SBE.

2 years ago

SBE Entertainment to Buy Morgans Hotel Group for $82 Million

SBE Entertainment to Buy Morgans Hotel Group for $82 Million

Deanna Ting, Skift

Can these two companies--one with a somewhat questionable track record and the other, whose star has lost its luster--work together to relive their glory days? We'll see.

3 years ago

Morgans Hotels Close to Merger With Owner of SLS Hotels

Morgans Hotels Close to Merger With Owner of SLS Hotels

Nadja Brandt , Bloomberg

While Morgans will no doubt enjoy ending the long-running discussion about how it will end nearly a year of speculation about its future, we're not sure that SBE is the suitor it eventually wanted to go home with.

4 years ago

Morgans Hotels Partners with General Assembly for Creative Conference

Morgans Hotels Partners with General Assembly for Creative Conference

Samantha Shankman, Skift

While the events may translate into slightly higher room rales and food and drink revenue, the real opportunity is for Morgans to establish itself as the hospitality brand for creators and entrepreneurs.

4 years ago

Morgans Hotels Teams with Vice for Celebrity-Led Dinner Parties

Morgans Hotels Teams with Vice for Celebrity-Led Dinner Parties

Samantha Shankman, Skift

The partnership is a win for Morgans that gives it access to Vice's coveted viewer base as well as turning its properties into a place both guests and locals want be. If Morgans views events like these as the next step in differentiation, it's likely other hotels will follow.

4 years ago

Interview: Morgans Hotels Tries to Get Its Groove Back With Mondrian London

Interview: Morgans Hotels Tries to Get Its Groove Back With Mondrian London

Greg Oates, Skift

Morgans is retooling its brand for the Creative Class living in a post-recession world, orchestrated by a new crew of creative minds rallying around the reworked "Mondrian is a hotel for creators" message.

5 years ago