Interchange & Consort Hotels - home of the Best Western and Beacon brands in the UK - has announced Rob Payne has been appointed as chief executive officer of the company. Payne, previously chief commercial officer of the company, stepped in as interim chief executive in March 2015.
Best Western International has embarked on the next stage of its expansion in Myanmar, with the signing of its first hotel in Mandalay. Mandalay is Myanmar’s second largest city and economic hub in the northern region of the country.
Best Western International(BWI) has unveiled plans for an extensive and fast-paced expansion across Indonesia; more than doubling its portfolio across the country by the end of 2013. The company announced its plans at a press conference held at its new flagship hotel in Bali, the BEST WESTERN PREMIER Sunset Road Kuta— the latest of four BWI properties on the ‘Island of God.’
Best Western International (BWI) has continued its rapid expansion in Indonesia with the signing of a new hotel in the bustling business hub of Tangerang, West Java.
Best Western is continuing its global expansion with the addition of the brand’s first hotel in Kazakhstan, the Best Western Plus Atakent Park Hotel, in the country’s largest city, Almaty.
Best Western International has continued its exciting start to 2013 with the launch of a stunning new resort in Malaysia. Located in the popular coastal town of Port Dickson, just 40 minutes’ drive from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) and 90 minutes from KL, the BEST WESTERN Prima Inland Sea Resort offers an exciting new option for leisure travelers and corporate groups.
Best Western International expects to strengthen its North American development pipeline in 2013 with 110 to 120 properties either constructed or converted. More than 80 per cent of these hotels expected to be a Best Western Premier or Best Western Plus properties.
Best Western Premier has made its debut in Australia and Russia, adding two key markets to the brand’s global portfolio. The Best Western Premier Hotel 115 Kew in Melbourne and the Best Western Premier Mona Hotel, just outside Moscow, have boosted the global Best Western Premier hotel collection to 146 properties in 34 countries.
The recently opened BEST WESTERN PREMIER Hotel 115 Kew in Melbourne and the BEST WESTERN PREMIER Mona Hotel outside of Moscow join the growing BEST WESTERN PREMIER branded family of hotels around the world.
The landmark property has now become Best Western’s flagship hotel in Malaysia.
Best Western will open its first hotel in Nepal in the first quarter of 2013. The 60-room Monty’s will be a brand new mid-scale property in the heart of the Nepalese capital Kathmandu.
Green Globe announced recertification of the Best Western Premier Le Morgane in Chamonix in the heart of the French Alps. The hotel operates with a firm commitment to protect the environment, while delivering high-quality services and a luxury experience for guests.