The Howard Johnson story began 75 years ago. It has been a long road, with more detours than the founder and namesake could ever have envisioned. Few brands have seen more change over the years than Howard Johnson. But that only serves to underscore the extraordinary strength of this great brand name. For today, more than ever, Howard Johnson is a name that people trust, respect and look forward to seeing, wherever they travel. It's a name that stands for honest quality and solid value. It's a name that makes travelers feel at home. Today, the Howard Johnson name is on nearly 500 hotels in 14 countries. It is one of the most well-known mid-price hotel families in the world. And this year, over 15 million people are expected to visit Howard Johnson Hotels.