Lodging Dynamics Hospitality Group, LLC | October 09, 2023
Lodging Dynamics Hospitality Group, a prominent hotel management company, has recently announced that it been selected to manage the Residence Inn by Marriott Los Angeles Redondo Beach. The hotel owned and developed by Mogul Capital is situated just off the 405 freeway in the South Bay area of Southern California. The growth of Lodging Dynamics into the Southern California market is marked by this management appointment, making this hotel the ninth one managed by the company in the region.
Jamie Caraher, CEO and President at Lodging Dynamics, stated,
"We are thrilled to continue to grow in California with our longstanding and trusted partner Mogul Capital."
[Source – Cision PR Newswire]
Caraher expressed gratitude for being in a relationship where their shared interests revolved around delivering exceptional service to guests in premium brand hotels in prime markets. Caraher noted that they were well-aligned in this regard and that, through a dynamic commercial strategy, they were well-positioned to rapidly achieve excellent outcomes for Mogul and their guests.
Through Lodging Dynamics' association with Mogul Capital, the company's presence in the Golden State is always expanding. The purpose of the strategic alignment between the two organizations is to deliver great service within premium brand hotels located in prime areas.
This growth underlines Lodging Dynamics' reputation as an award-winning operator of premium-brand hotels and its continued dedication to offering quality hotel management services. Lodging Dynamics has been recognized for its excellence in this industry.
About Lodging Dynamics
Lodging Dynamics Hospitality Group, headquartered in Provo, Utah, stands as a nationally acclaimed operator specializing in premium-brand, select service, and extended-stay hotels. One of the select third-party operators approved by both Marriott and Hilton, the company's origins trace back to 1991. With a rich history, Lodging Dynamics has continually delivered award-winning operational services to hotels spanning the continental United States and Hawaii. Its portfolio encompasses the management of hotels affiliated with prestigious premium-brand families, including Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt, and IHG.
Context Travel | September 22, 2023
Context Travel, a leader in travel experiences, is set to revolutionize how globetrotters connect with culturally diverse destinations across the globe. The company is excited to introduce its innovative line of Audio Guides, designed to offer an enriched and interactive travel encounter.
Several distinguishing characteristics of Context Travel's Audio Guides set them apart in travel. Firstly, these guides are GPS-enabled, ensuring that audio tours automatically play based on the traveler's location, even offline. This functionality allows travelers to fully engage with their surroundings while immersing themselves in the local culture.
Secondly, the self-paced nature of these guides empowers travelers to explore destinations at their convenience without feeling rushed. The engaging commentary adds insight and context to their journey, enhancing their overall experience.
Lastly, their foundation in expertise sets Context Travel's Audio Guides apart. Drawing from the vast network of seasoned guides, these audio companions offer an insider's perspective and captivating narratives, providing travelers with a unique and insightful way to connect with their chosen destination. Context Travel is ushering in a new era of immersive travel exploration with these features.
Context Travel is offering a promotion for early adopters to commemorate the launch of Audio Guides. Travelers can receive 50% off their first audio guide purchase with the promo code CONTEXT50.
Context Travel's dedication to delivering exceptional and educational travel experiences is exemplified through its storied legacy of expert-led tours. These journeys have allowed travelers to gain profound insights into the realms of history, art, archaeology, gastronomy, and culture, all under the guidance of distinguished scholars in their respective fields. With the launch of its innovative Audio Guides, Context Travel takes a significant stride forward in expanding its mission. By making these enriching experiences more accessible to a broader audience, the company solidifies its position as a trailblazer in immersive and insightful travel. This evolution underscores their unwavering commitment to fostering a deeper understanding of the world's cultural treasures for future generations.
About Context Travel
Context Travel is an expert-led digital and travel experiences platform dedicated to enriching global understanding of cultural heritage. The company pairs explorers with enthusiastic experts who offer insights that surpass the conventional. Holding B Corporation certification since 2011, it underscores its commitment to extraordinary and sustainable tourism. Travelers have various options, including private or small group walking tours, pre-trip lectures, or engaging audio guides, all aimed at advancing Context Travel's mission to ignite a passion for cultural exploration.
point.me | September 07, 2023
point.me, a real-time flight search and booking engine using loyalty program reward points on 150+ airlines, has announced a Series A fundraise completion of $10 million. This investment is led by Thayer Ventures and backed by notable investors, including PAR Capital Ventures and Plug and Play Ventures, and will fuel point.me's expansion.
The company plans to enhance its partnerships with leading the US card issuers, grow its premium concierge service, and scale its consumer subscription business. point.me’s platform currently operates in collaboration with major credit card providers like American Express, Chase, and Capital One, offering seamless searches and bookings. This funding will enable deeper integrations with current partners and the establishment of new collaborations, ultimately delivering enhanced accessibility for users.
point.me has amassed over 1.5 million registered users in the initial year, reflecting its remarkable growth. The company's annual recurring revenue has surged by an impressive 1860%. With this latest Series A funding, the company will be strengthening its integration with loyalty rewards programs across all its product offerings. This strategic move will further elevate the user experience and accessibility, cementing point.me's position as a leader in real-time flight booking using loyalty rewards points.
This Series A funding marks milestone in point.me's rapid ascent within the travel industry. In addition, the company had previously secured $2 million in seed funding, led by PAR Capital Ventures, with participation from WndrCo Holdings, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Sujay Jaswa, and a group of executives from Meta and DoorDash.
Inspirato | October 12, 2023
Inspirato Incorporated, an innovative luxury travel subscription brand and Thomas James Homes (TJH), one of the largest replacement homebuilders, currently managing over 500 homes in various stages of production and serving diverse regions, including Southern California, Northern California, the Pacific Northwest, Colorado, and Arizona, has entered into a strategic partnership. In this strategic collaboration, Inspirato is set to offer TJH clients an exclusive 12-month complimentary Inspirato Travel Membership, granting them access to Inspirato's handpicked selection of over 750 luxury vacation options across 100+ global destinations, all at privileged, members-only pricing, ensuring an unmatched travel experience.
As TJH clients eagerly await the completion of their new homes, they have the remarkable opportunity to embark on global adventures, luxuriating in Inspirato's opulent residences across preferred destinations such as the serene coastal vistas of Los Cabos, the alpine splendor of Vail, Colorado, or the timeless charm of Tuscany, Italy. This exceptional partnership not only grants access to picturesque locales but also ensures that clients receive the impeccable first-class service that characterizes Inspirato's offerings, including personalized pre-trip planning, daily housekeeping, and the assistance of on-site concierges. Furthermore, TJH introduced the Private Client Group, a dedicated sales team committed to supporting the company's innovative BUILD by TJH solution, which aspires to unlock the potential of existing homes by replacing them with new, more functional ones, all backed by TJH's price and on-time delivery guarantees. This innovative approach simplifies the traditional custom-building model, integrating architectural design, permitting, and construction management, ensuring prompt, on-time delivery and eliminating costly overruns and delays.
Complementing its BUILD program, TJH's BUY offerings extend clients can access to an array of design-driven pre-construction and move-in-ready homes throughout sought-after locales spanning Southern California, Northern California, Arizona, Colorado, and the Pacific Northwest. TJH is poised to deliver an impressive inventory of 275 to 300 spec homes across high-demand neighborhoods in the coming year. These homes, thoughtfully crafted by a team of eminent architects and designers, epitomize the essence of modern living. Infused with the latest advancements in smart home technology, they exude contemporary design trends and offer versatile living spaces, aligning perfectly with homeowners' ever-evolving lifestyles and preferences. With an unwavering commitment to innovation and excellence, the company continues to shape the landscape of residential living by providing quality and choice to its valued customers.
Inspirato is a luxury travel subscription enterprise distinguished by its unique approach to granting exclusive access to a meticulously curated collection of premium vacation opportunities. Founded on the principles of unwavering service quality, reliability, and customer value, the company's innovative model is dedicated to meeting the discerning expectations of its clientele. The Inspirato portfolio encompasses an array of opulent vacation residences, lodging options at prestigious five-star hotels and resort collaborators, and tailor-made travel experiences, all harmoniously designed to cater to the most refined travel tastes.