Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
We are a NYSE-listed hospitality and leisure company (ticker symbols RLH and RLH-pa) primarily engaged in the ownership, operation and franchising of hotels under our proprietary brands, including Red Lion Hotels, Red Lion Inns & Suites and Leo Hotel Collection (the “Red Lion Brands”). Established over 30 years ago, the Red Lion brand is regionally recognized and is particularly well known in the western United States, where our hotels are located. The Red Lion brand is typically associated with midscale full and select service hotels. Our company was incorporated in the state of Washington in April 1978, and until 1999 operated hotels under various brand names including Cavanaughs Hotels. In 1999, we acquired WestCoast Hotels, Inc., and rebranded our Cavanaughs hotels to the WestCoast brand, changing our name to WestCoast Hospitality Corporation. In 2001, we acquired Red Lion Hotels, Inc. ... More ...