04.08.15JQH Lands Most Wins With 2014 Embassy Suites Brand Awards Including Connie Awards
John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts (JQH) today announced the company has been honored with seven prestigious recognitions as a part of the 2014 Embassy Suites Brand Awards, more than any other management company of Embassy Suites branded properties. As a part of JQH's securing one fifth of the 35 accolades, the company's 263-suite Embassy Suites - Loveland Hotel, Spa & Conference Center in Colorado has again received the coveted Connie Award for being one of the top three ranked hotels among the 2014 Embassy Suites brand set.
04.01.15Embassy Suites Chattanooga – Hamilton Place Named Overall “Hotel of the Year”
Embassy Suites Chattanooga – Hamilton Place has been chosen as the 2014 Hotel of the Year by the Embassy Suites Hotels from among more than 200 hotels throughout the United States, Canada and Latin America. The Chattanooga hotel was selected based on its outstanding overall performance, gauged by guest reviews and thorough bi-annual quality assurance inspections. Overall performance standards for the award include exemplary customer service, modern amenities and successful sustainability efforts, as well as achieving budgeted sales goals.
03.30.15Embassy Suites Hotels Recognizes Top Hotels of 2014
Embassy Suites Hotels, the Hilton Worldwide brand of upper upscale, all-suite hotels, recently announced its top performing properties of 2014. The Connie Award, named after Hilton Worldwide founder Conrad Hilton, is awarded to the top performing hotels of the year based on three key components: quality assurance audits measuring cleanliness, condition and brand standards; customer satisfaction scores rating staff service; and the quality of the hotel’s physical accommodations.
03.25.15JQH's David Scott Receives Hilton Worldwide's Top Honor with CEO Light & Warmth Award
John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts (JQH) today announced one of its brightest stars, David Scott, has received the 2014 CEO Light & Warmth Award, Hilton Worldwide’s highest accolade for any Team Member. Scott serves as director of sales at the 257-suite Embassy Suites Omaha – La Vista / Hotel & Conference Center in Nebraska, which he helped to open in 2008. The hotel was ranked as the number one Embassy Suites hotel in the world in 2009, 2010 and 2011. Springfield, Mo.-based JQH is the largest private, independent owner and manager of hotels in the United States.
03.25.15Multi-Million Dollar Renovations Underway at Embassy Suites Memphis
The 220-suite Embassy Suites hotel in Memphis, TN has officially started a $7 million renovation, expected to be complete in the second quarter of 2015 with a brand new lobby, atrium, guest rooms and additional board room. The hotel’s on site restaurant, a favorite among locals and guests, Frank Grisanti’s Restaurant, will also undergo a major upgrade.
03.05.15New Embassy Suites Opens in Saratoga Springs
Embassy Suites Hotels, the Hilton Worldwide brand of upscale all-suite hotels, announced today the opening of the new 149 suite Embassy Suites in the heart of downtown Saratoga Springs. The full-service hotel, located within walking distance to shopping, museums, casinos, parks, restaurants, entertainment, and more, is the first Embassy Suites in the state to feature the brand's latest design concept, Design Option III.
03.03.15Embassy Suites Opens in Downtown Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Embassy Suites Hotels, the Hilton Worldwide brand of upscale all-suite hotels, today announced the opening of their first property in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. As the premier full-service hotel in the market, Embassy Suites Tuscaloosa Downtown, AL boasts 154 spacious suites and features the brand's latest design concept, Design Option III, and a new on-site restaurant, The Side by Side, led by James Beard award-winning chef, Chris Hastings. Embassy Suites Tuscaloosa Downtown, AL is owned by Tuscaloosa Hotel Partners, LLC and proudly managed by Wilson Hotel Management, LLC.
03.03.15Embassy Suites Hotels in Puerto Rico Complete First Phase of Major Renovation Campaign
Embassy Suites hotels in Puerto Rico announce the completion of the first phase of a renovation campaign at Embassy Suites San Juan Hotel & Casino and Embassy Suites Dorado del Mar Beach Resort, including a full renovation of all suites at the San Juan hotel and bathroom upgrades in all suites at the Dorado resort.
02.24.15Hilton Worldwide Signs Agreement to Open Embassy Suites St. Augustine Beach - Oceanfront
Hilton Worldwide has signed an agreement with Key International to build a new Embassy Suites, an upscale, all-suite offering, in St. Augustine Beach, Florida. Expected to open in Q4 2017, the 180-suite Embassy Suites St. Augustine Beach - Oceanfront marks the third Hilton Worldwide property in St. Augustine Beach.
02.17.15Embassy Suites Opens Newest Property in Oklahoma City
Embassy Suites Hotels, the Hilton Worldwide brand of upscale all-suite hotels, announced today the opening of Embassy Suites Oklahoma City Downtown/Medical Center. Located in the heart of the metropolis, this new-build hotel marks the third Embassy Suites property in the Sooner State.
02.09.15Embassy Suites Springfield Appoints R. Jarratt Watkins General Manager
The Embassy Suites Springfield, operated by High Velocity Hospitality, today announced that Jarratt Watkins has been appointed general manager. A 20-year hospitality veteran, Watkins comes to the hotel from Embassy Suites Hampton Roads – Hotel, Spa and Convention Center in Hampton, VA.
02.06.15Embassy Suites Debuts in Silicon Forest, Portland’s Tech Hub
Embassy Suites Hotels, the Hilton Worldwide brand of upscale, all-suite hotels, announced today the opening of its newest property, the Embassy Suites Portland/Hillsboro. Centrally located in Portland’s tech hub, Silicon Forest, the 165 all-suite hotel is the first and only full service hotel in the area. The grand opening was celebrated with an official ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, February 5.