Articles tagged “standard hotels”

Hotels Play a Bigger Role as Matchmakers With the Help of Technology

Hotels Play a Bigger Role as Matchmakers With the Help of Technology

Deanna Ting, Skift

Hotels and dating apps: a match made for the digital age that shows how far hospitality is going to market experiences.

10 months ago

Standard Hotels to Open Four Properties in Thailand

Standard Hotels to Open Four Properties in Thailand

Suttinee Yuvejwattana, Bloomberg

Standard Hotels, best known for its flagship property on New York City’s High Line, will be coming to Thailand. The expansion comes in the wake of a Thai property developer taking a roughly one-third stake in the boutique hotel chain.

1 year ago

Standard Hotels Has a New Major Investor From Thailand

Standard Hotels Has a New Major Investor From Thailand

Deanna Ting, Skift

Foreign investment in U.S.-based hotel companies is a trend that continues. Even more interesting here is that Sansiri is also choosing to invest in so many other diverse businesses. How they plan to bring all those investments together eventually should be interesting to watch.

2 years ago

Standard Hotels CEO Talks Up Same-Day Booking Apps But Thinks HotelTonight Has Lost Its Value

Standard Hotels CEO Talks Up Same-Day Booking Apps But Thinks HotelTonight Has Lost Its Value

Deanna Ting, Skift

The kind of curation the One Night app provides its users really does set it apart from other booking channels. The bigger question, though, is how many people actually know about it?

2 years ago

Niki Leondakis Jumps to Equinox, André Balazs Leaves Standard Hotels

Niki Leondakis Jumps to Equinox, André Balazs Leaves Standard Hotels

Deanna Ting, Skift

This was quite a week for major hospitality executive shuffles, and their respective moves will certainly impact the future development of the companies and brands they've left and are headed to.

3 years ago

Video: Building a Lifestyle Hotel Brand in the Sharing Economy Age

Video: Building a Lifestyle Hotel Brand in the Sharing Economy Age

Greg Oates, Skift

The Standard and Bunkhouse properties have developed highly engaged communities of loyal guests and local residents due to their carefully curated design and social spaces unique to their neighborhoods.

3 years ago

Standard and Bunkhouse Hotel CEOs: We Create a Shared Sense of Community

Standard and Bunkhouse Hotel CEOs: We Create a Shared Sense of Community

Jason Clampet, Skift

Standard and its Bunkhouse Group have the right size that allows them to both innovate and take a leadership role in the industry. It's great to see them doing both.

3 years ago

Why Hotels With a Lifestyle Focus Thrive in the Sharing Economy Age

Why Hotels With a Lifestyle Focus Thrive in the Sharing Economy Age

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Want to fight back against Airbnb as a hotelier? Create a hotel that people actually want to hang out at. Airbnb, as a networking company between hosts and users, has largely abdicated this space-- so far.

3 years ago

Can a Tourism Campaign Be Too Successful? — Digital Marketing News This Week

Can a Tourism Campaign Be Too Successful? — Digital Marketing News This Week

Jeremy Kressman, Skift

Norway is struggling with the challenge of too much tourism. It's not alone.

3 years ago

The Standard Launches a Same-Day Booking App for Independent Hotels

The Standard Launches a Same-Day Booking App for Independent Hotels

Deanna Ting, Skift

Even more exciting than the launch of this app is the transformative potential it could have for the participating independent hotels in terms of data sharing, loyalty program opportunities, messaging, mobile services, and so much more.

3 years ago

Skift Global Forum Preview: Secrets of Truly Innovative Hotel Groups

Skift Global Forum Preview: Secrets of Truly Innovative Hotel Groups

Greg Oates, Skift

The merger of The Standard Hotels and Bunkhouse Group was based on their like-minded mission to build each hotel as a one-off experience in an effort to build bigger communities around their brands.

3 years ago

JetBlue in Partnership to Open Hotel in Old TWA Terminal at JFK Airport

JetBlue in Partnership to Open Hotel in Old TWA Terminal at JFK Airport

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Few international airports have an on-airport hotel but JFK will get one in 2018. The TWA Flight Center Hotel will be located near JetBlue's Terminal 5 and it will be a nice homage to the iconic airline. TWA, that is.

4 years ago