On December 2nd 2016, Brighton Management successfully acquired Crowne Plaza San Diego Mission Valley.

On September 29th 2016, Holiday Inn Express Port Hueneme was recognized with the IHG “Torchbearer Award”, an award presented to hotels who excel in guest satisfaction scores.

On October 27th 2016, Brighton Management successfully acquired the Whittier Grand Hotel.

On October 25th 2016, Brighton Management announced the grand opening of the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bakersfield Airport.

On April 12th, 2016, Brighton Management successfully opened the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bakersfield Airport.

On June 1st, 2016, Brighton announced the grand opening of Holiday Inn Resort Orlando Suites- Waterpark, a 777 all-suites resort on 24 acres of land, making it the largest IHG resort in North America.