Holiday Inn Express & Suites - Lakeshore, Ontario - Breaks Ground on Construction

Monday, December 16, 2019

Media Release

For Immediate Release December 16, 2019

Contact: Davide Petretta Petcon Hospitality Group Inc. / Petretta Construction Inc. dpetretta@petcon.net
Tel: (519)796-9391

Holiday Inn Express & Suites ® – Lakeshore, Ontario – Breaks Ground on Construction Petcon Hospitality Group Inc. / Petretta Construction Inc. announces that it has broken ground on a 105-room Holiday Inn Express & Suites® hotel located in Lakeshore, Ontario.The hotel is slated to open by the end of 2020.InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is the parent company of the Holiday Inn Express brand. The hotel will be owned by Petcon Hospitality Group Inc. and managed by Crescent Hotels & Resorts under a license agreement with InterContinental Hotels Group.

Davide Petretta, President of Petcon Hospitality Group Inc. / Petretta Construction Inc. said: “We look forward to partnering with IHG and providing future guests with the unmatched comfort and hospitality that comes with staying at a Holiday Inn Express & Suites hotel.”

The six storey Holiday Inn Express & Suites® – Lakeshore hotel will offer guests a Meeting Room, Dining Room, Breakfast Pantry, Business Centre, Fitness Centre and an indoor pool.

The Holiday Inn Express & Suites® – Lakeshore hotel features the new Formula Blue Design solution which was created to meet the evolving needs of the brand’s target guest. The design features an appealing combination of fresh, energetic and engaging elements creating a distinctive style that is evident at every touch point of the Holiday Inn Express brand experience. Features of the new design include:

• An open, pod-style front desk area that delivers a familiar and expedited check in and outexperience;
• Flexible seating in the Great Room, including community tables with built in wired and wirelesscharging where guests can collaborate with colleagues or relax with friends and family;
• Refreshingly streamlined guestrooms that provide comforts and features that allow guests to beproductive during their stay and have a great night's sleep, including a built-in niche which housesthe under-counter refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, and extra supplies in one central locationthat’s away from the guest bed to reduce noise and enhance quality of sleep, multiple points ofpower conveniently located throughout the room and functional storage allowing guests to live outof their suitcase or unpack into a variety of storage options.

The Holiday Inn Express & Suites® – Lakeshore hotel will be located at 14 Amy Croft Drive in Lakeshore, Ontario and will be within walking distance to restaurants, shopping, professional and convenience uses and just a short drive to numerous arenas and recreational centres.

The Holiday Inn Express brand is part of IHG’s diverse family of brands in nearly 100 countries and territories.

The scale and diversity of the IHG family of brands means that its hotels can meet guests’ needs whatever the occasion – whether an overnight getaway, a business trip, a family celebration or a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

About Petcon Hospitality Group Inc. / Petretta Construction Inc.
Petretta Construction Inc. was founded in 1985 as an industrial machine foundation construction company. Over the years, the company has expanded its capabilities and has evolved into a full service General Contractor, Construction Manager and Design Build Contractor.

Today, the company excels in the industrial, commercial/retail, restaurant, and midrise residential sectors.

Backed by a team of experienced in-house real estate development and construction professionals,

Petretta Construction Inc. has also established itself as one of the area’s premier Real Estate Developers.

Petcon Hospitality Group Inc. is wholly owned by Davide Petretta, President of Petretta Construction Inc.

Corporate Office – 2504 Binder Crescent, Oldcastle, Ontario, N0R1L0
Toronto Office – 5000 Yonge St Suite 1901, Toronto, Ontario, M2N 7E9
Phone: (519) 737-1292
Fax: (519) 737-7007
Web: www.petcon.net 

About IHG
IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group) [LON:IHG, NYSE:IHG (ADRs)] is a global organisation with a broad portfolio of hotel brands, including InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants, Hotel Indigo®, EVEN® Hotels, HUALUXE® Hotels and Resorts, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, Holiday Inn Club Vacations®, Holiday Inn Resort®, avid™ hotels, Staybridge Suites® and Candlewood Suites®.

IHG franchises, leases, manages or owns nearly 5,400 hotels and 800,000 guest rooms in almost 100 countries, with more than 1,700 hotels in its development pipeline. IHG also manages IHG® Rewards Club, our global loyalty programme, which has more than 100 million enrolled members.

InterContinental Hotels Group PLC is the Group’s holding company and is incorporated in Great Britain and registered in England and Wales. More than 375,000 people work across IHG’s hotels and corporate offices globally.

Visit www.ihg.com for hotel information.