Renaissance Hotels Florida Announces New Area Director of Marketing/Sales Team; New Sales and Marketing Organization Formed to Market Brand to Travelers Visiting Florida

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 7, 2002–Renaissance Hotels Florida, a new cooperative sales and marketing alliance to market the brand to both business and leisure travelers visiting Florida, announced its new Director of Marketing and sales team today. The team will be led by Randy Griffin, former director of marketing for the Eden Roc Renaissance Resort & Spa … Read more

New Omni San Diego Hotel Project Receives $104 Million in Construction Financing Arranged by Holliday Fenoglio Fowler

SAN DIEGO May 9, 2002 A long delayed downtown hotel project adjacent to the San Diego Padres' proposed new Ballpark has received $104 million in construction financing arranged by Holliday Fenoglio Fowler, one of the nation's leading commercial mortgage banking firms. Construction will resume later this month on the 512-room hotel, which will fly the … Read more

HVS International Announces the Release of the 2002 Investment Overview of the U.S. Lodging Industry

2002 Investment Overview of the U.S. Lodging Industry: Historical Occupancy and Average Rate Trends, and Projections Based on Supply and Demand Trends Profile of Hotel Buyer and Investors Trends in Hotel Sales Transactions from 1980 to 2001 Hotel Valuation Index (HVI) Developed by HVS International Future Hotel Industry Trends HVS International, a global hospitality consulting … Read more

S&P Assigns Preliminary Ratings in Morgan Stanley's Hotels Deal

LONDON, May 15 Standard & Poor's said today that it assigned its preliminary ratings to the commercial mortgage-backed floating-rate notes to be issued by HOTELoC PLC, a special-purpose entity (see list below). The collateral backing the notes consists of a single loan originated by Morgan Stanley Dean Witter Bank Ltd. and secured on a number … Read more

HSMAI’S Affordable Meetings® National Slated For Sept. 4 – 5 In Washington, Dc

WASHINGTON, DC (May 17, 2002) – The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) will present its 13th annual Affordable Meetings® National show, Sept. 4 – 5, 2002, at the Washington, DC Convention Center. The two-day event will offer an unmatched exposition and a dynamic program of educational seminars and workshops on topics related to … Read more

Four Seasons Hosts Annual General Meeting

TORONTO, May 21 /CNW/ – Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, the world's leading operator of luxury hotels, with 55 properties in 25 countries, is holding its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, May 22, 2002 at Four Seasons Hotel Toronto, 21 Avenue Road. To date, the Company has added two new properties to its portfolio and … Read more

Sun International Announces Filing of Universal Shelf Registration Statement

PARADISE ISLAND, The Bahamas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 22, 2002–Sun International Hotels Limited (NYSE:SIH) (Sun International) announced today that it has filed a universal shelf registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to the sale of up to $500 million in securities. The shelf registration statement allows Sun International the flexibility as to the type of … Read more

Sun International Announces 2001 Fourth Quarter Results

PARADISE ISLAND, The Bahamas, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Sun International Hotels Limited (NYSE: SIH) reported a net loss for the quarter of $9.2 million, before pre-opening expenses, restructuring costs and the effect of tax benefits from net loss carry forwards (NOLs), compared to recurring earnings of $3.8 million in the same period last year. The … Read more

Motel 6, Red Roof Inns, Parent Company Checks In With Ceridian For Tax Filing Services

Company provides tax services for 25,000 employees of lodging giant DALLAS and MINNEAPOLIS (March 11, 2002)—Ceridian, a leader in managed business solutions for human resource and employee effectiveness services, announced an agreement for tax filing services with Accor, one of the world’s largest groups in travel, tourism and corporate services with U.S. economy lodging headquarters … Read more