Valor Hospitality make strategic investments to build on award-winning culture

Global hotel management company, Valor Hospitality has made several strategic investments into its people-focused culture, welcoming Gary Mitchell, who has been appointed as Organisational Development Director, and adopting employee communications platform, Workvivo, to further engage team members. In the newly created role, Gary will be responsible for developing leadership programmes to future proof the organisation, […]

Greening The Supply Chain: How to Make Simple & Impactful Changes for The Planet

By Robert Stoney, Director of Sustainability & Environmental Development While it can be easy to get bogged down in the seemingly countless changes that can be made, it’s best to take small and simple steps towards making a positive impact yet remaining mindful of the increasing urgency to mitigate the effects of climate change. In […]


On Monday 3rd April, Valor Hospitality took home three awards at the IHG Impact Awards. In its third year running, the IHG Impact Awards recognises the achievements of its hotel teams, individual colleagues, and general managers within its portfolio. The initiative was created to enable people across the business to nominate and recognise hotel leaders, […]

Euan McGlashan: ‘There’s not a lot of glamour in luxury hotels’

The CEO of Valor Hospitality, Euan McGlashan, speaks candidly about his career progression and bursts any illusions you might harbour about the glamour present in making luxury hotels tick, whilst exploring what qualities make a good leader. By: Corina Duma, Hotel Owner When you think of a CEO, what’s the first thing that you picture […]

Franchise Model Has ‘Immense Potential’

By Julien Bergue, Co-founder & Managing Partner, Middle East + CIS The franchise model offers owners a reimagined approach to having their asset professionally managed and developed and has been successful in the US, Europe, and Asia. In the Middle East, it remains a growing proposition; one with immense potential, and owners are curious. One […]

5 Social Media Strategies for Hoteliers in 2023

By Erin Whitlock Brown, Social Media Manager, Valor Hospitality Partners From MySpace through TikTok, social media has evolved rapidly from a platform for photo sharing and connecting with friends to one with significant ability for businesses to connect with consumers. As quickly as platforms and capabilities have changed, so too have the strategies for brands […]

Valor Hospitality appoints talent director to lead 2023 recruitment strategy

January 2023 – Global hotel management company, Valor Hospitality, is focusing on continuing to build its employer brand in 2023 with the appointment of new resourcing and talent director, Ben Gabbitas. With talent attraction, talent development and retention of talent at the core of his role, Ben will develop recruitment strategies along with recruitment-based technologies, […]