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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 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 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...

May 21, 2014, 09:20 ET
Crowne Plaza poll reveals travel habits and preferences of the ultimate business travelers. (PRNewsFoto/InterContinental Hotels Group)

Poll Shows Professional Golfers Are The Ultimate Business Travelers

 From professional golfers to caddies to tournament staffers, the golf community is comprised of seasoned business travelers. Results released...

May 16, 2014, 12:07 ET
InterContinental(R) Hotels & Resorts presents $5000 check to Ultimate Culinary Clash first place student who partnered with the InterContinental(R) San Juan hotel's Executive Chef Efrain Cruz. From left to right: Jean-Pierre Etcheberrigaray, vice president of IHG(R) Food & Beverage; Pablo, InterContinental San Juan sous chef; Victor Bonano Ortiz, Ultimate Culinary Clash 1st Place Winner; Efrain Cruz, executive chef at the InterContinental San Juan; Debbie Grant, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts director of brand management; Peter Koehler, InterContinental(R) San Francisco general manager (PRNewsFoto/InterContinental Hotels Group)

InterContinental® San Juan And The Jose A. Santana International School of Hospitality and Culinary Arts Student Win InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts Cooking Competition

InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts is proud to announce the InterContinental San Juan and Victor Bonano Ortiz, a culinary student at the...

May 07, 2014, 09:00 ET

IHG Completes Major Renovation On Holiday Inn Resort® Property In Aruba

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) [LON: IHG, NYSE: IHG (ADRs)], announces the completion of a significant renovation of the Holiday Inn Resort...

Apr 17, 2014, 13:00 ET

IHG Announces Strategic Alliance With The Coca-Cola Company

 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) (LON: IHG, NYSE: IHG (ADRs)), one of the world's leading hotel companies, and The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:...

Apr 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts Brand Honors 100th Anniversary Of Mother's Day With Social Media Photo Contest

 InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts will honor moms this Mother's Day and celebrate the 100th anniversary of the holiday with a social...

Mar 27, 2014, 08:00 ET

IHG Introduces New Holiday Inn Express® Prototype Design Co-Created With Hotel Owners And Through Guest Insights

 Through guest and hotel owner insights, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)], one of the world's leading...

Mar 20, 2014, 09:00 ET

Hotel Indigo® to Become Part of Manhattan's Financial District Neighborhood

 InterContinental Hotels Group's (IHG) Hotel Indigo® brand has signed its fifth location in New York City in the financial district,...