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Associated Luxury Hotels International (ALHI) Adds Five New Members to Portfolio

ORLANDO, FL (May 21, 2018) – AssociatedLuxury Hotels International (ALHI), a subsidiary of Associated Luxury Hotels, whichserves as the global sales force for 250 luxury independent hotels, hasincreased its domestic and international footprint with the addition of threehotels in the U.S. and two in Shanghai, China. New properties in the brand’sportfolio include the newly renovated FairmontWashington, D.C., Georgetown, the LoewsKansas City Hotel in Kansas City, MO, the Live! By Loews Arlington in Arlington, TX, the Hongqiao Jin Jiang Hotel and Kunlun Jing An, both located in Shanghai, China.


“Thesenew members give us tremendous new options for our customers,” said MarkSergot, chief sales officer, ALHI. “With their prime locations in theseculturally diverse and vibrant cities, these hotels are exceptional additionsto the ALHI portfolio.”


Fairmont Washington, D.C., Georgetown

Winner of an esteemed AAA FourDiamond Award, the newly renovated Fairmont Washington, D.C., Georgetown islocated in Washington’s fashionable West End and adjacent to historicGeorgetown. The luxury hotel boasts some of the finest accommodations andmeeting spaces in the destination, encompassing 413 guest rooms and over 30,000square feet of meeting and eventspace. The hotel offers the perfect setting for an array of functions, fromlarge conferences to intimate cocktail receptions and casual events. Otheramenities include a cherry blossom-filled courtyard, a revitalized lobby andbar, and the new 2,990 square-foot Kennedy Ballroom, one of Washington, D.C.’smost sought-after venues.


Live! By Loews Arlington, Arlington, TX

Part of a $4 billion vision forTexas’ Arlington Entertainment District, the new Live! By Loews Arlington isscheduled to open in 2019 and will provide guests with an upscale experiencethat blends sports and entertainment with first-class hospitality. The 14-storyproperty, which will be ideally located between the Texas Rangers’ Globe LifePark and the Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium in Arlington,will feature 301 luxuryguest rooms, five meeting rooms and a Grand Event Center with more than 35,000square feet of meeting and eventspace. Other meeting options include an event lawn, an outdoor infinity pooland a 1,500 square-foot outdoor terrace overlooking Johnson Creek and theEntertainment District.


Loews Kansas City Hotel, Kansas City, MO

Slated to open in Spring 2020,Loews Kansas City Hotel is one of the newest developments by Loews Hotels. The property will showcase 800 guest rooms, as well as a lobby bar, signature restaurant, indoor lap pool and 60,000 square feet of meeting and event space,which will be directly connected to the Kansas City Convention Center with anew connector bridge. The hotel is also located within walking destination of key attractions and landmarks, including the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Sprint Center, KC Streetcar and the vibrant Kansas City Power & Light District, making it a prime location for guests to take in all the sights and sounds of the lively locale.


HongqiaoJin Jiang Hotel, Shanghai, China

The Hongqiao Jin Jiang Hotel is inspired by a timeless European-Oriental appeal nestled between downtown Shanghai and the Hongqiao International Airport. The Forbes Five-Star, 587 guestroom hotel, provides 20,451 square feet of indoor meeting space and 450 square feet of outdoor meeting space. Venues include a spectacular grand ballroom, which can accommodate up to 800 guests, and ten small to medium-sized meeting venues that can cater to parties as small as ten people. Other hotel amenities include a restaurant on the 27th floor with sweeping city views, five award-winning restaurants and bars, a fully-equipped fitness center, indoor swimming pool, sauna, and massage facilities.


KunlunJing An, Shanghai, China

Situated within the heart of Shanghai’s business and entertainment district, The Kunlun Jing An is a sophisticated hotel that provides guests and visitors easy access to some of the city’s main attractions including the Shanghai Exhibition Center and exclusive Nanjing Xi and Huaihai Lu shopping streets. The hotel features a state-of-the-art fitness center, swimming pool, free high-speed WiFi, an array of dining options and 2,500 square feet of indoor meeting space, catering to a plethora of meetings and gatherings.


With these additions, ALHI’sportfolio now features five hotels in Shanghai, China, ten hotels in Texas, twohotels in Kansas City and eight hotels in the Washington, D.C. area.


For more information about ALHIand/or its member hotels and resorts, planners can contact their nearest ALHI Global Sales offices in the United States, Canada, London and now Frankfurt,Germany (24 offices in total). For specifics, go to alhi.comto identify the nearest ALHI Global Sales professional. Or, call the ALHI GroupDesk toll-free in the U.S. at 866-303-ALHI(2544).


About AssociatedLuxury Hotels

AssociatedLuxury Hotels™ is the leading global hospitality and revenue generation companydedicated to empowering success for more than 600 independent hotels, resortsand hotel

groupsacross 50 countries through its two subsidiaries, Associated Luxury Hotels International GlobalLuxury Sales (ALHI) and WorldHotels.


About ALHI

ALHI Meeting & Incentive Collection is an industry-leading global sales organization focused on the Meeting, Incentive, Convention and Exhibition market (MICE). The company serves as the global sales force for a highly selective membership of 250 luxury hotels, independent luxury hotel brands,luxury cruise ships, and Destination Management Companies (DMCs) and operates 25 sales offices across North & South America, Canada, Germany, and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit www.alhi.com