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MGM resorts sells two more Las Vegas casinos

MGM resorts sells two more Las Vegas casinos

MGM Resorts International has sold the MGM Grand and Mandalay Bay casinos on the Las Vegas Strip for $2.5 billion. The properties have been acquired by a new joint venture formed by MGM Growth Properties and Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust.

Sands to head up wellness for Six Senses

Sands to head up wellness for Six Senses

Joining the group in 2011 as area spa director, Mark Sands has played a significant role in creating and launching many of the brand’s wellness initiatives, while successfully leading spa operations.

Hutchinson appointed chief executive of Rotana

Hutchinson appointed chief executive of Rotana

With 30 years of experience working in the hospitality industry, Guy Hutchinson joined Rotana as chief operating officer in early 2014. Previously, he served various roles with Hilton Worldwide in markets as diverse as Japan, Australia, China, India and the UAE.

Two new Hyatt hotels open in Manchester

Two new Hyatt hotels open in Manchester

Hyatt Hotels has announced the opening of the 212-room Hyatt Regency Manchester and 116-room Hyatt House Manchester. Both are located in the city’s landmark building, the Lume.

New head of design for Six Senses

New head of design for Six Senses

Six Senses has appointed Yee Pin Tan to the role of head of deign. In this role, Pin will support and lead all creative teams responsible for project design, branding, marketing, sustainability, spa and wellness and IT.

Sustainability recognition for Heritance Aarah resort

Sustainability recognition for Heritance Aarah resort

The recently opened Heritance Aarah resort in the Maldives has celebrated international recognition for its sustainable initiatives. The all-inclusive resort is the newest addition to the Aitken Spence Hotels portfolio after opening its doors to guests earlier last year.