6 U.S. Cities to Watch in 2017

In June 2017, a 220-room Westin Hotel will open downtown—the first one in Wisconsin.…

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Triple Threat, C-Suite trio helms White Lodging’s sea change as momentum swells

When Hotel Business made its annual list of Top 100 management companies, we weren’t surprised to find White Lodging in the Top 5. We were also pleasantly surprised that the…

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Stella Van Buren Restaurant Rendering

Meet the Westin’s Italian Steakhouse, Stella Van Buren

Construction of the downtown Westin Hotel is on pace for a June opening, and the hotel’s Italian steakhouse is taking shape. It now has a name, Stella Van Buren, and…

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The Westin Austin Downtown Named “Cool Pool of the World”

Azul, which is said to be Austin’s highest rooftop pool and bar, is the newest addition to Westin Austin Downtown and just opened to the public about a year ago. …

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Westin Austin Downtown, Azul Rooftop Pool

Downtown Austin’s hottest rooftop pool and bar unveils makeover

One of the city’s hottest rooftop hangouts has something new in store. Westin Austin Downtown’s Azul Rooftop Bar & Lounge just received a facelift, and we have the first look.…

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JW Marriott Austin Lobby Bar

The Most Beautiful Hotel Bars in Austin

Get a buzz going at this impressive power scene with its strong drinks and modern rustic cowboy décor. Think rope mesh detailing, textured white brick, hanging lights, and brick pillars…

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7 Tips for Attracting, Engaging, and Supporting Women in Your Workplace

Women’s initiatives aren’t a ‘sometime’ thing. Carolyn Hosna, senior corporate director of marketing at White Lodging, urges entrepreneurs everywhere to take the time and make sure all employees ALWAYS feel…

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Entry-level jobs play important role in local economy

Laura Presnol is the senior director of talent acquisition at White Lodging, headquartered in Merrillville. Although she is one of the top managers at the company that operates 170 hotels,…

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SXSW 2017: What’s Weird, Crazy and Amazing This Year — So Far

The Westin Austin Downtown offers a special package designed especially for the SXSW visitor, the RXTX experience, which includes a Hipster Survival Kit (featuring Bloody Mary mix and a T-shirt…

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White Lodging Names Paula Spada as the Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Spada brings over 15 years of legal and six years of hospitality experience to her new role.…

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General Manager’s Conference – Engage 2017

Returning to the JW Marriott Indianapolis, White Lodging’s annual General Manager’s Conference “Engage 2017,” featured four action-packed days focused on associate engagement and 2017 goals. For the first time in…

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Dan didn’t find hospitality, hospitality found him.

In college, Dan Harwood worked as a room service associate at a White Lodging property to make some extra money. Along with a paycheck, he found his passion: Being motivated…

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Austin, the dynamic home to SXSW, is weird and wonderful

We have a harbinger of spring in this capital city – and it’s not the famous cobalt-blue wildflowers that pop up along highways and in yards.…

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Spa by JW at JW Marriott Austin

Opened last fall, Spa by JW at JW Marriott Austin is adding its own tranquil tune to the live music capitol of the world.…

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New hotel coming to Milwaukee to offer guest experience unlike any other

Health and wellness are big buzz words these days — and it is a booming industry. Milwaukee’s soon-to-be newest hotel embraces that lifestyle, hoping to change the lives of visitors…

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Inside White Lodging’s Women’s Advocacy Group

“At White Lodging, we have many females in our senior leadership, and while people get busy and focused on their jobs at hand I wanted this group to act as…

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HB Exclusive: White Lodging Rebrands in Response to Growth, New Company Direction

Success knows no boundaries. Passion works here. These are two taglines that embody the rebranding efforts of White Lodging, which officially launched today.…

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White Lodging Leads New Trends, Innovations in Hotel Management

Launches New Website and Operational Strategy that sets it on Par with Brands                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Merrillville, IN – Feb. 16, 2017 – White Lodging Services announced today that it has completed a…

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Shatterproof

In a plunging act of inspiration and the dare to make a change, two White Lodging associates set out to rappel down 26 stories off of the JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. Live in January.

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14 Romantic Rooftop Bars for Celebrating Valentine’s Day

Claiming fame as the tallest hotel rooftop bar in the city, Azul is perched atop The Westin Austin Downtown in the Lone Star State’s capital.…

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12 Most Anticipated US Hotel Openings of 2017

Denver will be home to a partnership of two hotel brands in summer 2017. Le Méridien, a Starwood property, and AC Hotels, a Marriott brand based in Spain making its…

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So far, so good under Marriott for new Starwood hotels

Hoteliers who intended to fly a Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide-branded flag over a property during development, but have since opened under Marriott International, said the transition has been seamless.…

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Lighthouse Restaurant in Cedar Lake Gets New Owner

White Lodging is taking over the Lighthouse Restaurant in Cedar Lake, a destination fine dining eatery with a sweeping view of the lake, after the death of billionaire Dean White.…

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Hotels Have Year-Round Plans for Fitness Resolutions

The Westin Austin Downtown hotel will have a weeklong fitness session that includes a run, yoga class and more.…

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White Lodging Names New CEO

White Lodging Reorganizes Senior Leadership

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