By Nancy Luna
Two years ago, the Irvine Co. refreshed the mall including adding a new al fresco dining space. (Photos courtesy Irvine Co.)
As it turns 50 this year, it looks like Fashion Island is getting a big birthday gift: a hotel.
The Irvine Company plans to rename the Island Hotel in Newport Beach as the Fashion Island Hotel. Executives for the company’s resort division made the announcement during the hotel’s annual holiday party Thursday, Dec. 7.
“Adding ‘fashion’ to the hotel name bolsters the alignment between these two important properties while emphasizing Fashion Island as an iconic and luxury destination,” Ralph Grippo, president of [READ MORE HERE]
Source: OC Register