: Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has rebranded to Radisson Hotel Group.
The new name, Radisson Hotel Group, capitalises on a strong partnership between Radisson Hospitality, Inc. (formerly Carlson Hotels, Inc.) and Rezidor Hotel Group AB.
Currently, the 11th largest hotel group in the world, Radisson Hotel Group is made up of eight hotel brands with more than 1,400 hotels in operation and under development.
“Today is the start of an exciting era for the Radisson Hotel Group, united by our new brand and long-term vision to become a top three hospitality company in the world,” said Federico J. González, President and CEO, Rezidor Hotel Group.
“The creation of the Radisson Hotel Group is an evolution of our long-term partnership with the Rezidor Hotel Group,” said John M Kidd, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer, Radisson Hospitality Inc.
Radisson Hotel Group intends to invest significantly over the next five years into platforms and technology, and in rebranding or repositioning of more than 500 hotels globally.