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Robinson appointed chairman of Travelodge

Robinson appointed chairman of Travelodge

Travelodge has announced the appointment of leisure travel veteran, Martin Robinson, as its new chairman. He brings a wealth of brand building, strategic management and leadership expertise.

Zanini to lead Burj Al Arab Jumeirah

Zanini to lead Burj Al Arab Jumeirah

Jumeirah Group has announced the appointment of Ermanno Zanini to the role of regional vice president and general manager of Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, its flagship hotel in the United Arab Emirates.   

Thanda Island takes on new UK representation

Thanda Island takes on new UK representation

Fox Communications has signed a partnership with Thanda Island, the only exclusive-use private marine reserve in the world. The company will deliver a 360 communications campaign.

Virgin Hotels Glasgow signed for debut in 2022

Virgin Hotels Glasgow signed for debut in 2022

The property will be located at 236-246 Clyde Street, a prime city centre position overlooking the River Clyde in the heart of Glasgow’s shopping area, making it an ideal base to explore the city.

Modest decline in value of European hotels

Modest decline in value of European hotels

Sharp declines in revenue caused by the pandemic coupled with a cautious approach to lending has prompted hotel valuations to fall, although not as steeply as initially anticipated.

Jafri sells Atlantis, the Palm masterpiece

Jafri sells Atlantis, the Palm masterpiece

The largest painting in the world - produced at Atlantis, the Palm - has been sold for £45 million to raise funds for charities. The huge work was created by British artist Sacha Jafri.