Westin® Hotels & Resorts to Make Milwaukee Debut

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced that industry-innovator Westin Hotels & Resorts is set to debut in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in Summer 2017. Owned by…

STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today announced that industry-innovator Westin Hotels & Resorts is set to debut in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in Summer 2017. Owned by Jackson Street Holdings and managed by White Lodging, The Westin Milwaukee will open on the US Bank campus at the heart of downtown with financing from BMO Harris and Anchor Bank. “The Westin Milwaukee is a highly anticipated addition to our growing portfolio and is poised


Digging Deeper on Negative Interest Rates

Brad McMillan, Wealthmanagement.com Brad McMillan argues that the U.S. is not likely to see negative rates. ...

Brad McMillan, Wealthmanagement.com

Brad McMillan argues that the U.S. is not likely to see negative rates.

10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (February 23, 2016)

CNBC looks at 13 retail chains that came back from the dead. There are states where recessions may already be under way, according to Bloomberg. These are among today’s must…
CNBC looks at 13 retail chains that came back from the dead. There are states where recessions may already be under way, according to Bloomberg. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.

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These are the newest travel startups from AngelList vying for travelers’ interest and investors’ attention. -Dan Peltier

These are the newest travel startups from AngelList vying for travelers’ interest and investors’ attention.

-Dan Peltier

Jeff Stewart Named General Manager for the Sheraton Madison Hotel

Marcus Hotels & Resorts, a division of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS), today announced that Jeff Stewart has been appointed general manager of the Sheraton Madison hotel in Madison, Wis.…

Marcus Hotels & Resorts, a division of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS), today announced that Jeff Stewart has been appointed general manager of the Sheraton Madison hotel in Madison, Wis. The company also announced the addition of Alex Mabry as assistant director of sales and Kara Gugel as banquets manager for both the Hilton Madison and Sheraton Madison hotels.

2008 Financial Crisis Redux?

Steady Investor It's hard to blame investors for fearing the worst. The 2008 financial crisis is still fairly fresh in our memories and it's tempting to apply the same log...

Steady Investor

It’s hard to blame investors for fearing the worst. The 2008 financial crisis is still fairly fresh in our memories and it’s tempting to apply the same log…

In a world of fly-by-night apps and social media bubbles, Facebook has matured as one of the more important communications platforms. -Todd Wasserman

In a world of fly-by-night apps and social media bubbles, Facebook has matured as one of the more important communications platforms.
-Todd Wasserman

Passion is one of the most effective motivators when it comes to launching a startup – and often one of the strongest predictors of whether an idea will lead to…

Passion is one of the most effective motivators when it comes to launching a startup – and often one of the strongest predictors of whether an idea will lead to success. My passion is car racing and all the elements that go into driving, mainta…

LeisureLink and CiiRUS Announce New Partnership

The two-way integration with LeisureLink connects Ciirus clients with seamless access to industry’s largest online distribution network, more reservations and increased revenu

The two-way integration with LeisureLink connects Ciirus clients with seamless access to industry’s largest online distribution network, more reservations and increased revenu

It's a nice temporary bump to IHG's stock price, but if tourism runs into any potholes this year, or if a nice acquisition appears, they'll wish they had some extra…

It’s a nice temporary bump to IHG’s stock price, but if tourism runs into any potholes this year, or if a nice acquisition appears, they’ll wish they had some extra cash on hand.
-Jason Clampet