Stories tagged: red lion hotels corp.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 21, 2015
Red Lion’s Hotel at the Park going upscale
The Red Lion Hotel at the Park will be transformed into an upscale Hotel RL, Spokane-based Red Lion Hotels Corp. announced Tuesday. The remake of the riverfront hotel is part …
TUESDAY, JAN. 20, 2015, 4:15 P.M.
Red Lion hotel in Spokane to become upscale Hotel RL
The Red Lion Hotel at the Park will be transformed into an upscale Hotel RL, Spokane-based Red Lion Hotels Corp. announced Tuesday.
FRIDAY, AUG. 9, 2013
Eliassen to leave Red Lion Hotels
Jon Eliassen, the former Avista chief financial officer who left retirement to run Spokane’s Red Lion Hotels Corp., announced he’s stepping down as president and CEO effective Monday. A company …
WEDNESDAY, MAY 8, 2013
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FRIDAY, MARCH 1, 2013
Red Lion posts loss, cuts debt in 2012
Spokane-based Red Lion Hotels Corp. reported Thursday a net loss of $14.7 million for 2012 compared with a loss of $7.1 million in 2011. But the hospitality company also reported …
FRIDAY, DEC. 7, 2012
Barbieri to quit post Dec. 31
Red Lion Hotels Corp. named four new board members on Thursday. The Spokane company’s announcement means Red Lion will not have a Barbieri family member on the board, as it …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 12, 2012
Red Lion outlines attempts at sale, merger
Red Lion Hotels Corp. managers said Tuesday that they’ve contacted more than 70 potential buyers but have failed to find offers to buy the hospitality chain. The effort is a …
FRIDAY, AUG. 17, 2012
Many Spokane employers happy to hire refugees
Upon arriving in the U.S. from Ukraine, Max Baron and his family faced obstacles many refugees do on their way to self-sufficiency. “It was a completely new life,” he said. …
THURSDAY, JULY 19, 2012
Red Lion adds hotel near Palm Springs
Spokane’s Red Lion Hotels Corp. announced Wednesday it is adding a franchise location in Cathedral City, Calif. This fall the 97-room Quality Inn & Suites Date Palm will convert to …
TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2012, 10 A.M.
Investor allowing Red Lion fix time
A New York investor in Red Lion Hotels Corp. says it will give executives of the publicly traded hospitality company time to demonstrate progress before pushing efforts to replace three …
THURSDAY, MARCH 29, 2012
Red Lion studying its strategic options
Red Lion Hotels Corp. has hired Bank of America Merrill Lynch to look at options the publicly traded company has to build market value, including a possible sale. The Spokane-based …
TUESDAY, MARCH 6, 2012, 5:55 P.M.
Red Lion’s biggest shareholder pushing for a sale
Red Lion Hotels Corp.’s largest shareholder is urging the Spokane company’s directors to sell off more hotels or the entire company so that investors can earn better returns.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 1, 2011
Red Lion Corp. names new executive VP, CFO Spokane-based Red Lion Hotels Corp. named Julie Shiflett as its executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective today.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 19, 2011
Seattle, Denver hotels for sale
Red Lion Hotels Corp. has hung “For sale” signs on its Denver and Seattle properties as it shifts to a more franchise-based network, President Jon Elliasen said Tuesday. But he …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24, 2010
Spokane CVB chief resigns position
Harry Sladich, president and CEO of the Spokane Regional Convention & Visitors Bureau, has resigned to take a senior-level job with Spokane-based Red Lion Hotels Corp. Sladich, who’s 48, led …
SATURDAY, NOV. 14, 2009
Red Lion adds exec of former suitor
An executive linked to a company that last year tried to buy Red Lion Hotels Corp. has been named to a new seat on the Spokane company’s board of directors. …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 20, 2009
Local companies get chance to shine
Key Tronic Corp. has transformed itself from a company once wholly dependent on its keyboard business to one that makes gaming machines, printers, medical devices and satellite control units. It …
THURSDAY, FEB. 12, 2009
In brief: Red Lion Hotels reports losses for ’08
Red Lion Hotels Corp. on Wednesday reported losses for the fourth quarter and full 2008, and projected further declines for 2009 despite some job cutbacks, a wage freeze, and a …
FRIDAY, JAN. 23, 2009
In brief: Red Lion Hotels adopts takeover defense
Red Lion Hotels Corp. has adopted a shareholder rights plan that will make a hostile takeover of the Spokane-based hospitality more difficult. Owners of Red Lion stock as of Feb. …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 2, 2008
Red Lion will assess sale options
Red Lion Hotels Corp. has retained an investment banking firm to meet with a potential buyer. Chief Financial Officer Tony Dombrowik said Red Lion has a long-standing relationship with JMP …