Archive | February, 2018

Freelance Friday – Steve Bennett, Uncommon Caribbean

Newsrooms are nearly nonexistent. Sure, it’s an added challenge to any PR pro’s day, but imagine the freelancer who’s trying to concentrate on quality writing while having to hustle their stories – all day, every day. To show our love for these dynamic free agents who are on this crazy (and rewarding) ride along with […]

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Hotel mergers and acquisitions: Which hotel chain will be the next?

In mid-January, Wyndham announced that it would purchase La Quinta’s franchise and management business for $1.95 billion. Currently, Wyndham Worldwide operates more than 8,100 hotels in 79 countries, with a total room inventory of more than 705,700 rooms. The company’s portfolio includes 19 brands, ranging from the economy segment, such as Super 8 and Days Inn, to the […]

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