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Charles Young selected as General Manager of Hyatt Centric Waikiki Beach

Kokua Hospitality announces that Charles Young has been selected as General Manager of Hyatt Centric Waikiki Beach.

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DoubleTree Chicago to offer PURE Allergy Friendly Rooms

Okay, so I grew up with a wonderful loving mother that obsessively cleaned the house, and worked as a athletic club manager (but I think cleaning was her true passion, or perhaps dirt her true enemy). When I tell stories of my childhood, having to…

Full Story Posted by Westley Blum on Sep 27, 2011

Employee decisions make great training tools

I am a firm believer in empowering employees. A well-trained team that takes thoughtful action in order to meet and exceed a guest’s needs is imperative. At Kokua Hospitality, we trust our employees to choose solutions that satisfy our customers, but also make good business sense.

Full Story Posted by Westley Blum on Mar 17, 2011

Kokua's Five Steps to Employee Empowerment

As a member of the Kokua Hospitality, LLC's management organization team, Birgit Radin serves as the managing director for two properties in Chicago, The Doubletree Chicago Magnificent Mile and the Inn of Chicago.  Reach her at bradin@doubletreemagmile.com. …

Full Story Posted by Westley Blum on Dec 06, 2010

Doubletree Hotel Chicago Magnificent Mile Receives Developer Of The Year Award From Hilton Hotels Corporation

CHICAGO, Il. – October 17, 2008 - The Doubletree Hotel Chicago Magnificent Mile is proud to announce that they have received the Doubletree Developer…

Full Story Posted by Westley Blum on Oct 17, 2008

Doubletree Hotels Makes Sweet Return To Downtown Chicago

Windy City Hotel Becomes $21 Million Better As The Newly Renamed Doubletree® Hotel Chicago Magnificent Mile CHICAGO, IL  (June 3, 2008) - Doubletree Hotels is proud to announce its sweet…

Full Story Posted by Westley Blum on Jun 03, 2008

Inn Of Chicago Kicks Off Renovation By Relighting Rooftop Neon Sign

Renowned 1928 Property Will Get “Classic Chicago” Makeover and Upscale Version of Popular O’Neil’s Bar and Grill CHICAGO (July 21, 2006) – The new owners of the 357-room Inn of Chicago shined the light on the planned renovation…

Full Story Posted by Westley Blum on Jul 21, 2006