The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Columbus/Edinburgh received the 2014 Torchbearer Award from InterContinental Hotels Group. One of only 60 properties within the Americas chosen from the IHG system of more than 4,700 hotels, the local facility, located between Taylorsville and Edinburgh on U.S. 31, was ranked sixth.

The Torchbearer Award recognizes excellence in all aspects of operation, from quality to customer satisfaction, and is IHG’s most prestigious award.