BRANTFORD, Ontario – May 7, 2018

Vrancor Group, a leading Canadian hospitality and development company, announces the opening of the 110-room Holiday Inn Express® & Suites Brantford. As the city’s first new build hotel in nearly a decade, the new property, located at 27 Sinclair Blvd., represents the latest addition to InterContinental Hotels Group’s (IHG) more than 5,300 hotels worldwide. Brantford is recognized as the “tournament capital of Ontario” and is home to numerous fully accessible arenas, playing fields and indoor sports facilities, including Wayne Gretzky Centre. The area hosts more than ninety sport tournaments per year and is rich in Canadian culture and heritage sites, including Sanderson Centre, Bell Homestead National Historic Site, Woodland Cultural Centre and Chiefswood National Historic Site. Centres of Learning include Wilfred Laurier University, Mohawk College, Six Nations Polytechnic and Conestoga College.
“We are excited to open another new hotel and are ready to give a warm welcome to local residents and guests visiting Brantford, County of Brant and Six Nations of the Grand River,” said Darko Vranich, President & CEO, Vrancor Group. “The support and engagement of many organizations including Brantford Economic Development and Tourism, Brantford-Brant Chamber of Commerce, and leaders from major sporting organizations, sport venues and cultural facilities have been helpful and appreciated. Holiday Inn Express is a globally recognized brand that is extremely popular with value conscious guests who seek a contemporary, fresh hotel experience and we are extremely proud to join this community” said Vranich.
The 110-room Holiday Inn Express & Suites Brantford offers guests everything they need and nothing they don’t. It’s the smart choice for travellers seeking a hotel that will help them rest and go while staying productive. The 2,600 Holiday Inn Express® hotels worldwide offer a simple and efficient stay through the uncomplicated, yet personal service travellers expect from the brand. Holiday Inn Express & Suites Brantford features the brand’s newest design solution, which was created to meet the evolving needs of guests. 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. Arriving guests can park for free, tap their room key for easy guestroom access, then settle in and connect mobile devices to fast, free Wi-Fi. Modern, new guestrooms feature a 55-inch HDTV experience, mini-fridge, microwave, Keurig® brewers, work area, top-open drawer safe, multiple points of power conveniently located throughout the room and a wide range of personal care amenities. A great nights’ sleep is guaranteed with a St-Chapelle Plush bed by Simmons and fresh white bedding. 
Guests start their day with complimentary Express Start™ hot breakfast bar, offering both healthy and hearty options. The lobby business centre or flexible seating in the Great Room, including community tables with built in wired and wireless charging, are ideal spots to connects with friends, play a game or maybe even do a bit of work. 
Two flexible meeting rooms with natural light (900 square feet) are available and ideal for smart, small meetings and events for up to 55 guests. Additional facilities include a light-filled, heated indoor pool and guest laundry facilities.  In addition, guests can purchase items from the Market, offering 24-hour food and beverage choices for snacks, toiletries and drinks for purchase. 
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Brantford has created an estimated 25 new hospitality jobs to the area. 
For more information or to make reservations at Holiday inn Express & Suites Brantford, visit or call 226-368-1100.

Holiday Inn Express® hotels are modern hotels for value-oriented travellers.  Fresh, clean and uncomplicated, Holiday Inn Express Hotels offer competitive rates for both business and leisure travellers.  Guests Stay Smart® at Holiday Inn Express hotels where they enjoy a free hot Express Start™ Breakfast, with new healthier offerings, free high-speed Internet access and free local phone calls (US and Canada only). There are currently 2,600 Holiday Inn Express hotel locations around the globe.  For more information about Holiday inn Express hotels or to book reservations, visit Find us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram

Vrancor Group is one of the top hospitality companies in Ontario and an award-winning leader in property management and development. Committed to smart growth, we effectively adapt to changing market demands in order to deliver market leading ROI. Vrancor’s experienced and diverse corporate team offers expertise in multiple disciplines including operations, finance, sales, marketing and human resources. We specialize in building, (re)developing and managing award-winning properties in Ontario. When it comes to hotel, residential or commercial spaces — we know our game, and are one of its leading players. We pride ourselves in creating a sense of uniqueness and individuality for each of our properties, something which has earned us a reputation for innovative leadership, sound judgment and
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For further information on Holiday Inn Express & Suites Brantford or any other Vrancor Group project, please contact: 
Karen McQuade
Regional Director Sales & Marketing
Vrancor Hospitality Corporation
366 King Street West
Hamilton, ON L8P 1B3
905 540 4800