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 […]

Valor Hospitality CEO Says Middle East Full of Investment Opportunities

New Hotels in the Region Ripe for New Management By Dana Miller, Hotel News Now Euan McGlashan, global partner and CEO of Valor Hospitality Partners, said his team’s network of relationships has helped spread to the Atlanta-based firm’s ownership, development and management portfolio across the globe. A deal in the Middle East marks Valor’s latest […]

Valor Hospitality Partners Expands UAE Hotel Portfolio

Recent joint venture announcement with ICD Hospitality and Leisure LLC to see global  full-service hospitality firm manage 800+ more keys in Dubai Valor Hospitality Partners, a global full-service hotel management company announced today their highly anticipated partnership with the hospitality and leisure vertical of Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD), the principal investment arm of the […]

Valor Announces Inaugural Property in Tashkent, Uzbekistan

Global Hospitality Management Company Expands CIS Portfolio with IntercityHotel Tashkent in Partnership with Deutsche Hospitality ATLANTA, Ga. – October 2022 – Valor Hospitality Partners, a global full-service hotel management company announced today the signing of its newest property, IntercityHotel Tashkent, in franchise partnership with Deutsche Hospitality. Set to open in the first quarter of 2023, […]

Valor Hospitality Partners Announces Strategic Partnership to Support Dubai Vision 2040

Global hospitality management firm partners with ICD Hospitality and Leisure LLC in new joint venture for the Middle East markets ATLANTA, Ga. – September 26, 2022 – Valor Hospitality Partners, a global, full-service hotel management company announced today a highly anticipated partnership between Valor Hospitality Partners Middle East and ICD Hospitality and Leisure LLC, a […]

Valor Celebrates Black History Month

I listened intently yesterday to the incredible Robert Johnson of the RLJ Companies as he was interviewed on CNBC’s Squawk Box. Mr. Johnson, the creator of many businesses within his empire is a true visionary, pioneer and entrepreneur and is widely known for creating the TV channel BET in 1980. In 2001 he became America’s […]

Valor Hospitality’s Predictions for the Hospitality Industry in 2021

Many changes are around the corner for the upcoming year, especially for the hospitality industry. Between the optimism about a COVID-19 vaccine and fluctuations in the marketplace, it’s difficult to gauge how the cards will unfold next year. As a leader in the industry, Valor Hospitality Partners got together with our CEO, Euan McGlashan, to […]

The Future of Hotel Design

As the world mitigates these unprecedented times in the face of COVID-19, the future is sure to hold some intriguing changes for the hospitality industry. While some traditional high-touch hotel practices like buffet breakfasts and minibars may be put to rest, new and innovative features will take their place. As hotels ramp up their efforts […]