My Place Hotels: History, and parallels, in plastic tubs

Back in 1993 when the Super 8 brand was sold, a treasure-trove of information from decades of its history were put into a warehouse at the franchise birthplace in Aberdeen, S.D. Later it was stashed safely out of sight in a My Place Hotels headquarters storage room. Super 8 founders and former corporate employees still…

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What We Loved About HX: The Hotel Experience

The 2019 HX: The Hotel Experience Powered by AAHOA convened thousands of hoteliers, including some of hospitality’s brightest minds and strongest voices. Out of the many things we enjoyed about our first HX experience, here are just a few. It was powered by our friends at AAHOA. This year’s conference is the first of many…

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Washington’s Fourth My Place Hotel Breaks Ground in Wenatchee

WENATCHEE, WA (November 21, 2019) My Place Hotels is elated to announce the groundbreaking of the brand’s fourth hotel in The Evergreen State as construction commences in Wenatchee. Joined by local dignitaries including Wenatchee Mayor Frank Kuntz and Wenatchee Valley Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Shiloh Burgess, the event engaged local leaders and community members…

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Indiana’s First My Place Hotel in Plainfield Marks Brand’s 24th State Debut

PLAINFIELD, IN (November 15, 2019) My Place Hotels is thrilled to announce the opening of the brand’s newest location in Plainfield, marking America’s 53rd and Indiana’s FIRST My Place Hotel! Located right off of I-70 (Exit 66) at 5065 Gateway Drive, the opening of the three-story, 64-unit hotel also marks the brand’s 24th state debut.…

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Watertown is Forever 50

It’s fitting that Watertown, S.D., finally has a My Place Hotel, Terry Kline, the company’s EVP of Franchise Development, told a large crowd gathered for the Oct. 29 grand opening and ribbon cutting. “I recall when we were just starting to launch the franchise system, some of the owners came to Aberdeen to visit us,…

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