InterContinental Hotels Group PLC is a hotel company. The Company franchises its brands and manages its hotels on behalf of third-party hotel owners. Its segments include The Americas; Europe, Middle East Asia and Africa (EMEAA); Greater China. It operates a portfolio of hotel brands, including InterContinental, HUALUXE, Kimpton, Crowne Plaza, Hotel Indigo, EVEN Hotels, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Staybridge Suites Hotels, Holiday Inn Resort, Regent Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn Club Vacations and Candlewood Suites Hotels. The Company operates over 5,977 hotels (889,582 rooms) worldwide and has over 1,899 pipeline hotels. The Americas segment has approximately 1,048 hotels in pipeline (109,345 rooms). The EMEAA Segment has approximately 398 hotels (80,490 rooms). The Greater China segment has approximately 453 hotels in pipeline (95,773 rooms).