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05.16.2018

Queen’s University Alumni Interview 2018

Alexander Mirza, Artsci ’92 (Political Studies), MA’93 (Political Studies) is the Executive Chairman of HospitalitySoul, an online global talent marketplace serving the hospitality industry. He has over 25 years of professional experience in management consulting firms…

06.26.2019

A New Era of Lodging: Airbnb’s Impact on Hotels, Travelers, and Cities

Since it was founded in 2008, Airbnb, Inc. has become one of the most successful pioneers of the sharing economy, transforming the travel industry around the world. By helping more than 200 million guests…

05.04.2015

Hotels People Issue: Beating The Corporate World

If it hadn’t been for Barry Sternlicht, Alexander Mirza probably wouldn’t be helming one of the sexiest hotel startups in Asia.

2014

LP- Luxury Properties, China Scene

While local companies are working hard to establish their own brands, some foreign players are also launching boutique hotels with a fashionable, Asain flair, giving developers with a global mindset more options than ever before.

11.20.2006

Canadian Business Magazine: Top 10 International Executives

In his previous life as a management consultant, Alexander Mirza spent many a night in hotels- some definitely better than others.

04.19.2018

HospitalitySoul Launched with Goal to Become the Leading Global Talent Marketplace…

Co-founders Alexander Mirza and Dr. Michelle Crosby announced the launch of their game-changing technology platform, HospitalitySoul.com, that employs proprietary assessments, data and analytics to match employers with the best job candidates…

01.17.2017

Wahlburgers Announces Major Expansion to Asia

Wahlburgers, the better burger restaurant brand founded by Chef Paul Wahlberg and celebrity brothers Mark and Donnie, announced today it will expand to Asia in 2017 through a joint venture with Cachet Hospitality Group (CHG).

12.06.2017

Global Security Innovation Council Launched to Address Travel Security and Issues Report on Women Travelers

Partners from the travel industry and the scientific community announced the launch of the Global Security Innovation Council (GSIC), one of the first multi-stakeholder initiatives focused on tackling security in the travel and entertainment sectors.

11.2017

Cachet and Kimy Chen Rise to the Challenge

Who were your personal mentors in building a career in hospitality? My CEO Alex Mirza has been a tremendous role model. I admire all of the great things he’s done for Cachet…

07.20.2017

Cachet Hospitality Group To Debut Flagship Boutique Hotel In New York City

Cachet Hospitality Group, the Asia-Pacific based hotel management company opens its inaugural U.S. hotel, Cachet Boutique NYC, in Midtown Manhattan in September 2017.

05.16.2017

Cachet Hospitality Group Accelerates Growth Of Portfolio In Thailand With Cachet Resort Phuket

Cachet Hospitality Group today announced the signing of a management agreement for Cachet Resort Dewa Phuket, a conversion property owned by R&B Partners Co., Ltd. Located on Thailand’s largest island, the hotel marks the company’s second resort property…

01.19.2017

Merchants Hospitality and Cachet Hospitality Fuel Innovation and Lifestyle Hotel Experience with Debut of Cachet Boutique Hotel in New York City

Merchants Hospitality, Inc. today announced the signing of definitive agreements with Cachet Hospitality Group (CHG) to manage and brand 510 West 42nd Street property as a Cachet Boutique New York Hotel.

01.16.2017

Cachet Hospitality Group Debuts Cachet Beach Hotel & Beach Club in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico with 77 Re-Imagined Rooms

CACHET Hospitality Group (CHG) and Cabo Villas Beach Resort and Spa announced today the debut of Cachet Beach Hotel & Beach Club in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.

06.01.2016

Cachet Hotel Group Partners with Arjomand Group

Arjomand Group, a United Arab Emirates-based investment management platform, has made a strategic investment into Cachet Hotel Group’s (CHG) enterprise.

01.25.2016

Cachet Hotel Group Grows Its Portfolio In North America With Signing Of Westlake Village Inn

CACHET Hotel Group (CHG) today announced its plans to debut the Cachet brand in California with the co-branding of Westlake Village Inn, a 17-acre property located halfway between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles.

11.17.2015

CACHET Hotel Group to Launch its Flagship Brand in the Americas with First Resort Property, Cachet Corazon, in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

CACHET Hotel Group (CHG) today announced the debut of its first resort development, Cachet Corazon, in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Owned and developed by Cabo Villas Beach Resort and Spa (CVBR), the highly anticipated project will mark CHG’s first resort destination project in the world.

11.18.2014

Launching Cachet Hotel Group’s Flagship CACHET Brand, 191-key Chengdu Cachet Hotel to Open in 2016

Cachet Hotel Group(CHG) is launching its flagship CACHET brand in Chengdu, China’s high technology capital in 2016.

07.15.2013

Cachet Hotel Group — Game Changing Hotel Venture — Announces First Property in Bangkok, Thailand

 Cachet Hotel Group (CHG) today announced an innovative global hospitality venture featuring culinary excellence, celebrity design and personalized service.

05.17.2012

sbe Advances Commitment to Global Expansion — Names Alexander Mirza Managing Director of sbe International

sbe, an industry-leading hospitality, lifestyle, content and real estate development company, today announced the addition of accomplished global business leader Alexander Mirza as Managing Director of sbe International.

05.09.2011

Caesars Entertainment names executive for nongaming development

Casino operator Caesars Entertainment Corp. of Las Vegas today said Alexander Mirza has been named head of Caesars Hospitality Ventures and will also head Caesars Global Life.

07.16.2007

Hilton Strikes Deal with Restaurateur Donna Scala to Develop Signature Restaurant Concepts

“Donna Scala is a proven owner-operator. Under her creative leadership, we will transform our casual dining restaurants into memorable, social destinations,” said Alexander Mirza, senior vice president, Corporate Development, Hilton Hotels Corporation.

06.12.2007

Hilton Hotels Corporation Partners with Leading Brands of LVMH…

In a strategic arrangement designed to redefine the global luxury hotel spa experience, Hilton Hotels Corporation (NYSE:HLT) has announced a partnership with Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH) brands Guerlain and Acqua di Parma and with Spa Chakra to offer exclusive spa services and boutique products in many of its luxury and upscale hotels.

11.28.2005

Hilton Hotels Corporation Names Alexander Mirza to New Position of Senior Vice President..

Hilton Hotels Corporation announced today that Alexander Mirza has been named to the newly-created position of senior vice president of corporate development.

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Trends in Hospitality Real Estate Ownership and Management

Exploring perspectives on shareholder and strategic value created by various ownership and operating structures in the hospitality industry, highlighting the roles of owner-operators, REITs, operating companies, management companies, and private equity investors, and the opportunities/challenges they pose for both investors and operators.  Panelists will explore how the changing role of the structures and expanding roles of REITS and private equity will shift the dynamic of the industry both operationally and strategically.