Articles tagged “trump hotels”

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Trump Panama Hotel Owners Want His Name Removed

Trump Panama Hotel Owners Want His Name Removed

Jeff Horwitz, Associated Press

Trump Soho wasn't the first, and it likely won't be the last of Trump's hotels that want to dump the Trump name.

1 year ago

Hotel Industry Is Increasingly Impacted by Shifting Political Winds

Hotel Industry Is Increasingly Impacted by Shifting Political Winds

Hui-yong Yu, Bloomberg

For those who think that politics and travel don't mix: think again.

1 year ago

Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Resort Is Losing Events as Organizers Balk at Controversy

Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Resort Is Losing Events as Organizers Balk at Controversy

Associated Press

While Trump's DC hotel might be benefitting from increased business demand, his Florida estate is losing events following his callous and ignorant remarks about the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. It's another example that organizations will not hesitate to move meetings and events if venues or hosts conflict with their core values.

1 year ago

Trump Hotels Will Delay the Opening of Its First Scion Property

Trump Hotels Will Delay the Opening of Its First Scion Property

Hui-yong Yu, Bloomberg

Executives hadn't yet visited the construction site before they announced their design plans. It's one more reason why Trump Hotels' management isn't widely praised.

2 years ago

Midscale Hotel Brands Are Getting Smarter About Not Being Boring

Midscale Hotel Brands Are Getting Smarter About Not Being Boring

Deanna Ting, Skift

If you're a hotel company planning to launch and/or reinvest in a midscale brand, please make it interesting.

2 years ago

Trump Hotels CEO Says Business Has ‘Zero Conflict’ With Presidential Restrictions

Trump Hotels CEO Says Business Has ‘Zero Conflict’ With Presidential Restrictions

Hui-yong Yu, Bloomberg

As for those "zero conflicts," that Trump Hotels has with the President, let's just see how that lawsuit from the attorneys general of D.C. and Maryland goes.

2 years ago

Trump Hotels’ New Scion Brand Won’t Arrive in Dallas Anytime Soon

Trump Hotels’ New Scion Brand Won’t Arrive in Dallas Anytime Soon

Hui-yong Yu, Bloomberg

... And so the political blowback begins.

2 years ago

Hard Rock Hotels Has Big Plans for Transforming Trump’s Former Taj Mahal in Atlantic City

Hard Rock Hotels Has Big Plans for Transforming Trump’s Former Taj Mahal in Atlantic City

Wayne Parry, Associated Press

If Hard Rock, along with its fellow hotel and casino operators, can make Atlantic City a major destination for meetings and events, there's a good chance Atlantic City woes could fade away. But that's still an uphill battle.

2 years ago

Trump Hotels Want to Get Bigger, No Matter the Conflicts

Trump Hotels Want to Get Bigger, No Matter the Conflicts

David Koenig and Bernard Condon, Associated Press

The Trump organization is clearly profiting off of the president's position and power. It is a shame, both for the presidency, and for the brand long term.

2 years ago

Federal Agency Says Trump D.C. Hotel Doesn’t Violate Lease

Federal Agency Says Trump D.C. Hotel Doesn’t Violate Lease

Michael Biesecker, Associated Press

So, remind me again what the definition of a government official is?

2 years ago

Trump Hotels’ U.S. Expansion Hampered by Ethical Concerns

Trump Hotels’ U.S. Expansion Hampered by Ethical Concerns

David Koenig and Bernard Condon, Associated Press

Trump Hotels wants to proceed with its growth plans and act like it's business as usual. But can that really be when your former CEO is now the POTUS? And the entangled web of ties between his family and the White House is so thick?

2 years ago

Caribbean Resort Licensing Deal Tests Trump’s Promise of No New Foreign Projects

Caribbean Resort Licensing Deal Tests Trump’s Promise of No New Foreign Projects

Jeff Horwitz, Associated Press

This won't the be the last report of a number of potential conflicts on interest with the Trump Organization and its future business plans.

2 years ago