Articles tagged “sbe”

Co-Living and Co-Working Are Gimmicks, Declares 25hours Hotels CEO

Co-Living and Co-Working Are Gimmicks, Declares 25hours Hotels CEO

Deanna Ting, Skift

What’s most interesting about this boutique lifestyle hotel brand is its willingness to take risks and to continually experiment, but not if that means following the pack.

2 months ago

SBE CEO Warns of the Wal-Mart Risk in Hospitality

SBE CEO Warns of the Wal-Mart Risk in Hospitality

Deanna Ting, Skift

Can you ever really have the independence to do your own thing and have all that scale? SBE's Sam Nazarian will find out soon enough.

7 months ago

AccorHotels Is Buying Half of SBE Entertainment Group for $319 Million

AccorHotels Is Buying Half of SBE Entertainment Group for $319 Million

Deanna Ting, Skift

This AccorHotels investment in SBE aligns with its strategy for growth in North America as it adds more properties in key cities such as New York, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, and Miami. It does, though, contradict, in some respects, the chain's push to go asset-light.

11 months ago

SBE Wants to Become the Ultimate Lifestyle Hospitality Group

SBE Wants to Become the Ultimate Lifestyle Hospitality Group

Deanna Ting, Skift

... Which is great and all, but can it really succeed?

2 years ago

SBE Finally Completes Its Purchase of Morgans Hotels

SBE Finally Completes Its Purchase of Morgans Hotels

Deanna Ting, Skift

Just in time for the holiday season. Let's hope this turns out to be a miracle for all parties involved.

2 years ago

SBE’s Morgans Hotel Acquisition May Not Happen After All — Again

SBE’s Morgans Hotel Acquisition May Not Happen After All — Again

Deanna Ting, Skift

Will someone just buy this hotel company that so desperately needs to be bought before year's end?

3 years ago

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.

3 years ago

Is Morgans Hotel Group’s Merger Deal in Jeopardy?

Is Morgans Hotel Group’s Merger Deal in Jeopardy?

Deanna Ting, Skift

As Morgans Hotel Group's own SEC filings have shown, it desperately needs to be bought by someone. New revelations suggest that the company’s deal with SBE might be in question.

3 years ago

13 Reasons Why Morgans Hotel Group Was Desperately Seeking a Suitor

13 Reasons Why Morgans Hotel Group Was Desperately Seeking a Suitor

Deanna Ting, Skift

The lesson leaned from the latest SEC filings from Morgans? When your company's stock price dwindles and its future looks bleak, you need to put aside personal differences and seriously consider a potential buyer.

3 years ago