Chef Robert Irvine opens Robert Irvine’s Public House at Tropicana Las Vegas

The Tropicana Las Vegas has officially opened its highly anticipated restaurant in partnership with Celebrity Chef Robert Irvine – Robert Irvine’s Public House. The renowned chef and TV personality celebrated opening in true Robert Irvine fashion by descending upon Las Vegas Boulevard with a three-vehicle military-inspired convoy. Irvine topped himself by making his grand entrance by arriving via helicopter, where he […]

Dual branded Aloft and Element hotel complex opens in Austin, Texas

White Lodging has opened the dual branded Aloft and Element hotel complex in downtown Austin, Texas. In addition to the 32-story development offering the 278-room Aloft Austin Downtown and 144-room Element Austin Downtown, the property features Caroline, an on-site restaurant, coffeehouse and bakery, as well as Upstairs at Caroline, an urban background playground complete with […]

Parrotheads party at today’s groundbreaking of Margaritaville Resort Orlando hotel

Margaritaville Resort Orlando, the highly anticipated – and highly ambitious – $750 million vacation destination along U.S. Highway 192 near Toll Road 429 in Western Osceola County, – today celebrated the groundbreaking of its 187-room hotel. More than 250 attendees, including Margaritaville executives, representatives from the development company Encore Capital Management, local dignitaries and Parrotheads […]

Timbers Resorts unveils ownership opportunities at Timbers Kiawah – Ocean Club & Residences

Timbers Resorts, one of the largest independent developers and operators of private boutique resorts and residence clubs, announced today, on the heels of breaking ground this past spring, the first public offering of ownership opportunities at Timbers Kiawah – Ocean Club & Residences. The oceanfront enclave features 21 designed residences across three buildings, as well […]

Hilton Orlando adds to the top of its management team

The AAA Four Diamond Hilton Orlando has named Joe Cardone as hotel manager and Justin Garner as food and beverage director. The two new appointments bring more than four decades of hotel industry experience to the 1,417-room convention resort along Orlando’s famed International Drive. www.thehiltonorlando.com  Bringing more than 28 years of hospitality expertise to Hilton […]

Private partnership to fund new clubhouse for Papago Golf Course in Phoenix

A public/private partnership between the City of Phoenix, Arizona State University (ASU) and the Arizona Golf Community Foundation (AGCF) this month will begin construction of a state-of-the-art clubhouse and practice facility at Papago Golf Course. The clubhouse, which includes a restaurant and bar, is expected to be completed next Spring. Additional elements include a private, […]

The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe opens luxury Lake Club

The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, the only AAA Five Diamond resort in the Lake Tahoe region located mid-mountain at Northstar California Resort, has opened its new luxury guest amenity, Lake Club, The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe. Designed by Principal Architect Clare Walton of Walton Architecture + Engineering (Walton AE) with interior architecture and design by Jennifer Loving […]