January 23, 2020
Aimbridge Hospitality Continues to Evolve and Leverage Expanded Scale to Add Value for Owners
Leading Global Hotel Management Firm Adds Notable Properties Across All Verticals Reflecting Operating Expertise
Aimbridge Hospitality, the world’s leading hotel management company, projects a strong 2020 following last year’s merger with Interstate Hotels & Resorts. Aimbridge Hospitality now manages more than 1,400 branded and independent properties around the globe, and the 2020 pipeline continues the robust growth with a focus on adding resorts and expanding Aimbridge’s Canadian and Caribbean presence.
“2019 was a year marked with growth and change for Aimbridge Hospitality, and we focused on leveraging our expanded scale to add value to our owners more than any other management company,” said Dave Johnson, CEO of Aimbridge Hospitality.
Recent notable additions to the Aimbridge Hospitality management portfolio include:
● The Westin Boston Waterfront, Massachusetts
● Hilton Garden Inn Paris Orly Airport, France
● Residence Inn Ghent, Belgium
● Moxy Dublin City, Ireland
● The Beeman Hotel, Dallas, Texas
● Hammock Beach Golf Resort & Spa, Palm Coast, Florida
● Hampton Inn Cedar Rapids, Hampton Inn & Suites Davenport, Homewood Suites Cedar Rapids, Iowa
● Hilton Dallas Lincoln Centre, Texas
● Hyatt Regency Grand Reserve, Puerto Rico
“The merger brought together two robust companies for a common purpose to serve as the best-in-class operators with the expertise to excel in every product category,” said Michael Deitemeyer, Global President of Aimbridge Hospitality. “With our unparalleled talent pool and commitment to technology, we will further differentiate Aimbridge as the leading hotel manager.”
One of Aimbridge Hospitality’s top focuses is on leveraging the company’s scale to provide unparalleled opportunities for associates. Aimbridge has recently introduced innovative staffing technology to find the right talent for each available position, while simultaneously lowering recruitment costs and increasing job satisfaction and loyalty. These tools provide Aimbridge with unprecedented access to the top talent across all verticals.
Based in Orange County, California, Evolution Hospitality is Aimbridge’s lifestyle operating division focused on soft brands and independent properties. Evolution Hospitality boasts a robust infrastructure of experienced sales-driven hospitality professionals, and manages a diverse portfolio of lifestyle, independent, resorts and soft-branded properties.
Second Wave Digital + Creative Agency
Aimbridge Hospitality’s in-house digital marketing provider, Second Wave, offers branding expertise and innovative marketing for properties within Aimbridge’s portfolio.
Aimbridge Digital maximizes revenue generating opportunities with e-commerce strategy, brand site management, SEO and digital marketing services.
Innovations and Technologies
In the last year, Aimbridge Hospitality implemented new technologies and innovative platforms to leverage scale and maintain the highest standard of service for hotel owners and guests.
Created internally by Aimbridge Hospitality’s strategy and innovation team, Boomerang serves as an inter-company tool to share business leads across the company’s portfolio reaching more than 3,000 sellers.