Billionaire businessman to build luxury hotel on Music Row

Branson's Virgin Hotels to have 240-room facility at site of former Victorian home
Apr 17, 2014 11:01 AM

Hendersonville's InnLink acquired by German company

Former ShoLodge unit provides computerized reservation services
Apr 8, 2014 1:44 PM

Ryman's Reed gets 8% raise

REIT's board also ramps up restricted stock awards
Mar 27, 2014 12:23 PM

Local exec named CEO of global hotel venture

German company has 30 offices, 500+ hotels in marketing network
Mar 11, 2014 1:19 PM

In Charge '14: Tourism

Mar 2, 2014 1:29 PM

Ryman execs hatching global plans for Opry brand

Owners see big opportunity in distributing content beyond local performance venues
Feb 28, 2014 1:43 PM

Home2 Suites eyes Cool Springs site

Kevin Walters reports that Franklin planning commissioners will vote this week on a proposal by Home2 Suites to build a six-story, 62,000-square-foot extended-stay hotel in Cool Springs. Home2 Suites' plans call for the project to include 105 rooms and a green roof and rise next to the Internal Revenue Service building on International Drive.

Feb 26, 2014 9:53 AM

SoBro site of planned Westin undergoes core drilling

The SoBro site slated for a Westin hotel is undergoing core drilling for environmental sample purposes.

Nashville Hospitality Capital LLC will serve as the developer of the hotel, a start date for which has yet to be announced. Kevin M. Fee, spokesman for the company, could not be reached for comment.

The Woodbury, Tenn., office of Richard Simmons Drilling Co. was on the site Tuesday morning taking the samples.

The Westin site is bordered by Eighth Avenue on the east, Clark Place on the north, Ninth Avenue on the west and, on the south, a building that houses Dismas Charities and that fronts Lea Avenue. Read more about the project here

Feb 18, 2014 1:03 PM

Downtown Best Western lands exterior update

Project slated for May completion
Feb 14, 2014 7:00 AM

BB&T unit lifts Ryman stake to almost 8%

Managers of $45B bought big during Q4
Jan 24, 2014 12:40 PM