RIU Hotels & Resorts, a family owned and operated hospitality company, was founded in 1953 in Mallorca, Spain. The company operates more than 100 hotels worldwide with 30 hotels in the Americas region. They are located in the Dominican Republic (8), Florida (1), Mexico (15), Jamaica (4), the Bahamas (1) and Aruba (1). Worldwide, RIU Hotels & Resorts 21,500 people in 16 countries on three continents. For more information about RIU Hotels & Resorts visit www.Riu.com.