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Sep 25, 2014, 13:28 ET
InterContinental New York Barclay Lobby Rendering. Photo courtesy of HOK (formerly BBGM) (PRNewsFoto/IHG (InterContinental Hotels Gro)

Intercontinental New York Barclay Undergoes Extensive Renovation

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world's leading hotel companies, today announces that the InterContinental New York Barclay is...

Sep 25, 2014, 09:00 ET

The Holiday Inn® Brand Launches #JourneyOnContest Inspiring Consumers To Share Their Extraordinary Journeys Through Visual Storytelling

 IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world's leading hotel companies, today announced the launch of its Holiday Inn® brand's...

Sep 23, 2014, 16:01 ET
InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown Sky Deck (photos courtesty of AC Martin/Wilshire Grand Pro) (PRNewsFoto/IHG (InterContinental Hotels ...)

IHG To Develop InterContinental® Hotel In Downtown Los Angeles

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) announces the signing of a new 900-room InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts property in downtown...

Sep 05, 2014, 12:04 ET

IHG® Rewards Club Announces "Into The Nights" Promotion

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) today announces its "Into the Nights" promotion offering IHG® Rewards Club members their choice...

Sep 03, 2014, 13:23 ET

The Holiday Inn Express® Brand Partners with Comedian Jim Gaffigan and Funny Or Die to Launch Next Evolution of Stay Smart® Campaign

 IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) today announced the next evolution of its Holiday Inn Express® brand's Stay Smart®...

Aug 20, 2014, 09:00 ET

IHG Announces Appointment Of Jolyon Bulley As Chief Operating Officer For The Americas

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world's leading hotel companies, announces the appointment of Jolyon Bulley to the position of...

Aug 19, 2014, 16:01 ET

We're All Going On A Smartphone Vacation

  Forget the sunscreen, magazines and guide books, new research released today by InterContinental® Hotels Group (IHG) reveals that...

Aug 19, 2014, 09:00 ET

IHG® Celebrates Staybridge Suites® Brand's 200th Hotel Opening

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), one of the world's leading hotel companies, today announced the 200th hotel opening for its...

Aug 12, 2014, 13:05 ET
Brilliant Coca-Cola Cocktail inspired by the local flavors of England, featuring Earl Grey infused gin. InterContinental Hotels & Resorts debuts a new specialty cocktail menu, featuring Coca-Cola and RIEDEL glassware, at its Atlanta property. (PRNewsFoto/InterContinental Hotels & Resort)

InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts Celebrates International Flavors With New Globally-Inspired Cocktail Menu Featuring Coca-Cola®

 InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts is proud to offer its Atlanta guests a new specialty cocktail menu, featuring...

Aug 06, 2014, 08:00 ET

IHG Signs Nine Hotel Indigo® Agreements In First Seven Months Of 2014

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) announces the continued expansion of its Hotel Indigo® brand in top-tier markets across the United States,...

Jul 30, 2014, 11:47 ET

Loyalty Programs Make Holiday Dreams Come True

According to new research released today by InterContinental® Hotels Group (IHG®), 62% of global travelers said that it felt like a dream...

Jul 23, 2014, 09:00 ET

The Holiday Inn® Brand Launches New "Journey to Extraordinary" Campaign

 IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) today announced the next evolution of its Holiday Inn® brand's Change Your View platform, Journey to...

Jul 16, 2014, 15:24 ET

InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts Invites Guests To Explore More Of Europe This Summer With Three Bespoke Offers

 InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, the luxury brand of InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), is encouraging guests to make the...

Jul 08, 2014, 09:08 ET
EVEN Hotels Rockville - Exterior (PRNewsFoto/IHG)

IHG Opens Second EVEN™ Hotels Property, Quickly Expanding East Coast Options For Wellness-Minded Travelers

 Hot on the heels of announcing the opening its inaugural EVEN™ Hotels property in Norwalk, Conn., InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG)...

Jun 27, 2014, 11:21 ET

IHG Announces Multiple Dual-Branded Hotel Developments For The U.S.

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) [LON: IHG, NYSE: IHG (ADRs)] today announced plans for multiple dual-branded hotel developments across the...

Jun 26, 2014, 08:00 ET

IHG'S Green Engage® Program Advances Water Conservation Efforts In California

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world's leading hotel companies, today announces that IHG's patented Green Engage®...

Jun 19, 2014, 09:00 ET
EVEN Hotel Norwalk. (PRNewsFoto/IHG)

IHG Opens First EVEN™ Hotels Property In Norwalk, Connecticut

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) today announces the opening of its first EVEN™ Hotels property, located at 426 Main Avenue in...

Jun 09, 2014, 09:38 ET

EVEN™ Hotels Announces Cork & Kale™ Wellness-Focused Food and Beverage Concept

 EVEN™ Hotels, InterContinental Hotels Group's (IHG) [LON: IHG; NYSE: IHG (ADRs)] newest brand, created to meet the needs of...

Jun 02, 2014, 11:16 ET

IHG Teams Up With Actor Josh Lucas For The Ultimate Movie Moment Experience

 This week in New York City, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) [LON: IHG, NYSE: IHG (ADRs)], one of the world's leading hotel companies,...

May 25, 2014, 13:00 ET

IHG Unveils "Reel Summer" Promotion

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) [LON: IHG, NYSE: IHG (ADRs)], one of the world's leading hotel companies, is teaming up with Coca-Cola to...