1972
1972
1972

First Purchase

Deer Lodge Motel purchased; Board of Directors assembled.

1973

A Rebranding

Deer Lodge Motel branded as Travelodge Saskatoon.

1986
1986
1986

Joint Venture

Joint venture partnership in Vagabond Hotel Regina.

1973
1973
1988
1988
1988

Rebranding of the Vagabond

Vagabond Hotel branded as Travelodge Regina.

1992

Brian Henderson steps in as Chairman of the Board.

1996

A New Leader

Betty Anne Latrace-Henderson steps in as Vice President and in 2000 becomes President.

1996
1996
1992
1992
2001
2001
2001

Sale of interest in joint venture partnership with Travelodge Regina.

2001
2001
2001

Murray Gottschlich hired to help expand the company.

2003
2003

Betty Anne changes Board; third party Board of Directors hired.
(April) Renovation and rebranding of Chateau Edmonton to Four Points by Sheraton.
(August) Renovation and rebranding of the Quality Hotel to Hilton Garden Inn.

2003

(January) Quality Hotel Saskatoon purchased.
(September) Chateau Edmonton purchased.

2006
2006
2006

Corporate office entity Airline Hotels established with 3 positions. First and second 3rd party management agreements signed.

2007

(May) Valhalla Inn Thunder Bay purchased.
Airline Hotels corporate office expands to 6 positions.

2008
2008
2008

Office building purchased for location of Airline Hotels. Corporate office expands to 8 positions.

2007
2007
2010

Murray Gottschlich transitions to the Board of Directors.

2011
2011
2010
2010
2011

(January) Opening of Commercial Laundry Services.
(August) Acquisition of Country Inn & Suites in Saskatoon, Regina, and Winnipeg.

2012

40th Anniversary

Airline Hotels celebrates 40 years of business. Click below to watch video.

2013
2013
2012
2012
2013

Acquisition of Travelodge Edmonton West.

2013

Jaret Waddell (left) & Dan Folk (right) assume Co-Chief Operating Officer positions at Airline Hotels.

2014

Ambassador Hotel & Conference Centre purchased in Kingston, Ontario.

2013
2013
2014
2014