Accor SA history, profile and history video
Accor SA is a France-based hotel operator. The Hotels division manages more than 531,000 bedrooms in more than 4,200 hotels across 90 countries. Accor’s portfolio consists of such hotel brands as Sofitel, Pullman, Novotel, Mercure, Suite Novotel, Adagio, ibis Styles, all seasons, Etap Hotel, Formule 1, hotelF1, Studio 6 and Motel 6, and its related activities, Thalassa sea & spa and Lenotre that provide an offer ranging from luxury to budget class. The Company operates through 86 subsidiaries, including wholly-owned SH Danton Michelet, Ste De Constructiondes Holets Suites, SIET, The Newgen Hotels, Chammans, Profid, SPFH, IBL, Soluxury HMC and SNC SH 61 QG; 99,99%-owned LA THERMALE DE FRANCE, PIH, HOTEXCO, FIMAKER, SPARHE, ACCOR.COM, among others. On July 30, 2012, the Company announced the divestiture of its stake in Ascendas Australia Hospitality Fund and Beijing Sanyuan Novotel and Ibis. In February 2013 it sold the Sofitel Paris Le Faubourg.”
Since the opening, in 1967, of the first Novotel in Lille Lesquin to today, a wonderful story has been written.
It’s the time it takes to go from one hotel to 3,516, from one country to 92, from one employee to160,000 employees in Accor brand hotels worldwide…”
*Information from Forbes.com and Accor.com
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