The Layover: Q&A with Pineapple Pete

In the latest installment of The Layover, we celebrate Pineapple Pete’s one year workiversary with the brand as Chief Hospitality Officer, get real about what it’s like to be a pineapple in a people world, and even identify the secret behind his iconic leaf-do. Aloha Pete! It’s your one year workiversary with My Place Hotels…

Read More

The Next Best Thing

Written by Sarah Gardner, My Place Altoona, Iowa Editor’s Note: As many hospitality professionals can attest, maintaining one’s own spark and capacity for opportunity is imperative. So, when opportunities abound as they have recently at My Place Hotels, we wanted to shed light on the benefits of capturing a few. Here’s Sarah Gardner from My…

Read More

LODGING Spotlights Culture and Communication at My Place

Preview LODGING Magazine’s recent feature by Editor-in-Chief Kate Hughes, who picked up on the brand’s unique atmosphere during her coverage of the 2019 My Place Convention. Read the complete article here. In 2019, single-brand hotel companies like My Place Hotels are becoming increasingly rare. Over the past few years, the industry has seen similar brands…

Read More

My Place Goes BIG in Boise

Upon the final winning moment of the Big Sky Conference championship in Boise, confetti canons signaled a thrilling victory for the back-to-back Big Sky Conference Champions. In the midst of the broadcasted excitement, the announcer’s voice begins to fill the arena again. “Please give a Big Sky welcome to Ryan J. Rivett, President, CEO, and…

Read More

Taking a look back on 2018

My Place Hotels closed out 2018 with another record year of growth in franchise development and operational bandwidth. Having achieved 925% operational growth at HQ and 880% growth in locations since the franchise launch in 2014, My Place enters year five with its largest pipeline yet. While the company is positioned for another year of…

Read More