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Aurora “thrilled” to welcome new hotel

AURORA,ON, Jan 2017

Aurora will have a hotel once again. MasterBUILT Hotels announced their decision to build their flagship Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham in Aurora on Monday.



Construction resumes on Microtel in Fort McMurray

FORT MCMURRAY, AB, June 2016

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. — Construction has resumed on the Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Hotel in Fort McMurray only weeks after spring wildfires devastated the city, it was announced in late June.



Locking the door the very last time

FORT MCMURRAY, AB, June 2016

FORT MCMURRAY, BONNYVILLE, Alta. — For Patricia Morrison, regional general manager for MasterBUILT, the Fort McMurray fire story began on Sunday, May 1, when their Super 8 was in one of the first areas of town to receive the evacuation order. At 10:30 that night, she locked the doors to the Super 8, which she had managed for eight years before her recent promotion.



Microtel development seminar held in Toronto - Canadian Lodging News

TORONTO, ON, May 2016

TORONTO — Connectivity, comfort and consistency are what sets Microtel apart from the crowd, Eric Watson, COO of MasterBUILT told a development seminar held in advance of the Canadian Hotel Investment Conference that attracted 70 people.



Hoteliers respond to Fort Mac wildfire - Canadian Lodging News

FORT MCMURRAY, AB, May 2016

Eric Watson, chief operating officer for MasterBUILT Hotels Ltd., the company that owns the destroyed Microtel and Super 8, is devastated by what is happening in Fort McMurray, "Our company was built in Alberta and that is where our heart is. If you are in need of a place to stay, please call us."



Relief in Whitecourt for Fort McMurray evacuees - Whitecourt Star

WHITECOURT, AB, May 2016

On May 3, The Microtel Inn and Suites by Wyndham in Whitecourt and Bonnyville, Alta., announced that they have allocated 40 rooms in each town for people that have evacuated Fort McMurray.



Fort Mac evacuees take refuge in Whitecourt - Whitecourt Star

WHITECOURT, AB, May 2016

In the face of such horrendous tragedy, the women keep each other positive, and say they are blown away by the generosity and kindness they have experienced over the past few days. While they were fleeing the city, Toledo and Pattie observed people on the side of streets holding signs that offered food, water, shelter, and even diapers. A room on the main floor of the Microtel has even been dedicated to receiving the many donations Whitecourt citizens have given.



Bonnyville & Whitecourt Microtel are offering rooms to residents of Fort McMurray - Montreal Gazette

May 2016

The Bonnyville and Whitecourt Microtel Inn and Suites by Wyndham are providing 80 rooms at no charge to those displaced by the Fort McMurray forest fires. Each room will be made available for up to seven days and will include a breakfast and light dinner.



Microtel Opens in Bonnyville, Alta. - Canadian Lodging News

BONNYVILLE, AB, Jan 2016

MasterBUILT Hotels announced on Jan. 4 the opening of Microtel Inn & Suites’ newest Canadian prototypical hotel in Bonnyville, Alta.



Around Town April 24/Superior Lodging - Calgary Herald

CALGARY, AB, May 2016

In 2011, Staniloff, Jay Westman, chairman of Jayman MasterBuilt, and Calgary oilman Ric Peterson became partners in MasterBUILT Hotels to focus on the development and operation of Microtel Inn & Suites within Canada. They’ve committed to opening 75 properties over the next 25 years.



New Hotel to Open - Whitecourt Press

WHITECOURT, AB, March 2015

A new hotel opening in Whitecourt is set to bring a different level of hospitality to the town. The Microtel Inn will open up on April 6, one of only eight in the country so far.



Superior Lodging Corp. Named One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies

CALGARY, AB – March 10, 2015

Superior Lodging Corp. was named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2014 for excellence in business performance. Sponsored by Deloitte, CIBC, National Post, Queen’s School of Business and MacKay CEO Forums, the Best Managed award recognizes Canadian owned and managed companies with revenues over $10 million for sustained growth, financial performance, management practices and the efforts of the entire organization.



More Microtels coming from MasterBUILT

CALGARY, AB, September 2014

When MasterBUILT was founded in April 2011 by Superior Lodging Corp. and Jayman MasterBUILT/JWI Investments, their mandate was to develop and open 75 Microtel by Wyndham hotels by 2036. View the full article here in Canadian Lodging News.