Entries by Connie Thompson

G6 Hospitality Promotes New Chief Human Resources Officer

DALLAS, June 21, 2021 – G6 Hospitality, the parent company of Motel 6 and Studio 6 brands in the United States and Canada, today announced the promotion of Mike Moore to Chief Human Resources Officer. In his new role, Moore is responsible for the organization’s people strategy, including brand culture, team member engagement, talent acquisition […]

Motel 6 to Offer Samsung Galaxy Smartphones to New My6 Members

DALLAS, June 17, 2021 – Motel 6 today announced it will offer Samsung Galaxy Smartphones to new users of the brand’s My6 member program. Guests who complete a stay at one of the 1,400 Motel 6 or Studio 6 locations throughout the U.S. by Labor Day are eligible for the limited time offer. To take advantage, guests […]

More Than Half of Grandparents Plan to Visit Grandchildren for First Trip When They Return to Travel

Motel 6 encourages Grand Introductions and releases new survey results highlighting the bond between grandparents and grandchildren.  DALLAS, May 19, 2021 – Two in five (42%) U.S. grandparents have had a grandchild born since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to new research from Motel 6. The economy lodging brand released a new survey revealing that […]

Motel 6 Announces New Benefits for AARP Members

DALLAS, April 14, 2021 – Motel 6, the economy lodging brand, is proud to offer additional savings to AARP members. Motel 6 and Studio 6 locations now offer AARP members new benefits, including 10% off room rates, as well as the ability to request a late checkout until 2 p.m. at no additional cost, when available. “As the […]

CEO Rob Palleschi’s Message to G6 Hospitality

We thought it important to share a message that Rob Palleschi sent to all team members and franchise partners today. Dear Valued Colleagues, At Motel 6 we respect, value and actively celebrate diversity. We are committed to creating an environment where everyone feels welcome and is treated equitably – from our team members to our […]

G6 Hospitality Reaffirms Commitment to Combating Human Trafficking During National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month

DALLAS – JANUARY 4, 2021 – G6 Hospitality, parent company of the Motel 6 and Studio 6 brands, reaffirms its commitment to raising awareness about human trafficking and supporting the important work being done across industries to end human trafficking. “G6 Hospitality is deeply committed to doing our part to end human trafficking in all forms and […]

Motel 6 Names Barkley as New Agency of Record for Advertising and Marketing

DALLAS, Nov. 30, 2020 – Motel 6, the leading economy lodging brand, has selected Barkley, a Kansas City-based independent agency known for building modern brands for modern consumers, as its new agency of record. The decision comes after an agency review and request-for-proposal process, which kicked off earlier this year and narrowed a field of agencies […]

New Data Reveals Americans Haven’t Seen Extended Family in Five Months

Motel 6 survey finds Americans creating new holiday traditions this year, especially grateful for family. DALLAS, Nov. 17, 2020 – As 2020 winds down, 81% of Americans say they are especially grateful for their family this year, according to new research from Motel 6. Today, the economy lodging brand released its third annual holiday travel survey, revealing that on average, Americans have […]