Articles tagged “Pebblebrook Hotel Trust”

Coronavirus

Hotels in U.S. Vacation Markets Scramble for Workers Ahead of Booming Summer

Increasing the allotments to international worker visa programs like H-2B and J-1 will barely help the hotel labor shortage crisis in vacation markets. Longer-term solutions, like marketing hotel careers early to students, need to be implemented to achieve any real change.

Hotels in U.S. Vacation Markets Scramble for Workers Ahead of Booming Summer

Airlines

The Week That U.S. Travel Started Its Recovery, by the Numbers

Travel companies owe a lot to Moderna, Pfizer, and Johnson & Johnson. The acceleration of vaccine distribution jolted the U.S. travel industry out of its winter travel slump and built major strength heading into warmer months. Check out the numbers in just the last five days.

The Week That U.S. Travel Started Its Recovery, by the Numbers

Coronavirus

New Independent Hotel Group Fights Back on Industry’s Bigger-Is-Better Mentality

Independent hotel owners have a new pandemic survival strategy with the arrival of the Curator Hotel & Resort Collection. The big brands need to address grievances over their high costs in order to remain competitive.

New Independent Hotel Group Fights Back on Industry’s Bigger-Is-Better Mentality

Coronavirus

U.S. Leads the World in Hotel Construction During Pandemic

Don't be fooled by these numbers in the United States. It will be years for hotel construction to once again hit peak levels seen only months ago.

U.S. Leads the World in Hotel Construction During Pandemic

Coronavirus

U.S. Hotels Push Hard for Industry-Specific Relief Fund From Congress

Time is ticking for the U.S. hotel industry to convince Congress to deliver industry-specific aid similar to what the airline industry received. Continued high unemployment and suspended operations at hotels are why Washington should listen.

U.S. Hotels Push Hard for Industry-Specific Relief Fund From Congress

Coronavirus

Leisure Travel Comes Back First as Drive-To Rather than Fly-To: Pebblebrook Hotel Trust CEO

It's hard to expect a V-shaped rebound for the hotel industry, but improvements to coronavirus testing could accelerate the L-shaped recovery, anticipates Jon Bortz, the CEO of a large hotel ownership group.

Leisure Travel Comes Back First as Drive-To Rather than Fly-To: Pebblebrook Hotel Trust CEO

Hotels

Blackstone Swoops Back Into Hotels With $4.8 Billion Offer for LaSalle

That didn't take long. No sooner did private equity powerhouse Blackstone say it was exiting Hilton completely than it emerges three days later with a bid for LaSalle Hotel Properties. Maybe the $14 billion it made on Hilton has something to do with being keen to get back into hotels.

Blackstone Swoops Back Into Hotels With $4.8 Billion Offer for LaSalle