Starwood Hotels Targets High Growth Opportunities In Latin America

Patrick Archer competitiveness, foreign investment, lifestyle, real estate, tourism, uruguay, us companies

Starwood Hotels sees a futuro brillante in Latin America and today used the high-profile platform of the World Economic Forum in Panama to share their bullish outlook for LatAm tourism growth and future investment. “With sustained GDP growth, a stable influx of foreign direct investment to high-growth markets, and a fast-rising middle class, Latin America continues to be a region …

Hilton Worldwide Announces Hilton Garden Inn Montevideo

Patrick Archer franchises, hotels & casinos, real estate, uruguay, us companies

Hilton Worldwide is coming to Montevideo. The Virginia-based company made the announcement yesterday and plans to open the new 17-story, 168-room hotel in 2014. The US$30 million Montevideo property will introduce the popular Hilton Garden Inn brand to South America. Hilton’s announcement offers additional validation of Montevideo as an important hub for business and tourism in the Southern Cone. “As …

Uruguay360: Website Offers Panoramic Window to the Best of Uruguay

Patrick Archer creative class, entrepreneurs, hotels & casinos, real estate, technology, tourism, uruguay

We saw earlier this week how better coordination and public/private cooperation are yielding record levels of wine and expo tourism for Argentina. Across the river in Uruguay, on pace to hit a record 3,000,000 inbound visitors this year, technology is also playing a key role thanks to a new website offering breathtaking views of some of the country’s most emblematic buildings, hotels and beaches. …