Marriott and Reynolds & Reynolds Win SAMA Award for Best Practices in Strategic Customer Management

CHICAGO, April 28 /PRNewswire/ — The 2002 Strategic Account Management Association (SAMA) Performance Award(TM) winners were announced this morning in Orlando during the organization's annual conference. With over 2,200 members, SAMA is an international non-profit organization that focuses on the professional development of executives charged with managing strategic customer relationships. Reynolds & Reynolds won the … Read more

Cendant Executive to Speak at Travel Conference

ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 22 /PRNewswire/ — The strategist behind the recent Cendant Corp. travel purchases, including Galileo International and Cheap Tickets, will explain his company's moves at an upcoming travel industry conference in Philadelphia. Samuel L. Katz, senior executive VP and chief strategic officer of Cendant, will speak at New Frontiers in Travel Distribution on … Read more

Strategic Hotel Capital Launches Hotel Industry First, The Virtual Concierge

SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 14, 2000–Strategic Hotel Capital, the Chicago-based owner of the five-star Westin Santa Clara, has introduced a technological first to the hotel industry – the Virtual Concierge. Proving that necessity is the mother of invention, Strategic Hotel Capital and management at the 505-room hotel introduced the virtual concierge –virtual communication through video … Read more

Cendant Increases Earnings Projections for 2001 and 2002

NEW YORK, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ — Cendant Corporation (NYSE: CD) today updated its previously announced outlook for 2001 and 2002 adjusted earnings per share. At the present time the Company believes that, based on current trends in its businesses, fourth quarter 2001 projected EPS of $0.20 will exceed the high end of the previously announced … Read more

Cendant Reports Results for Third Quarter 2002; Announces Increased Share Repurchase Program

NEW YORK, Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Cendant Corporation (NYSE:CD) today reported third quarter 2002 Adjusted EPS of $0.28, in line with recently revised guidance. This result includes a previously announced $0.17 per share non-cash charge related to the revaluation of the Company's mortgage servicing rights asset (MSR). The Company also affirmed that it continues to … Read more

Jameson Inns, Inc. Reports ADR, Occupancy and REVPAR for August 2002

ATLANTA, Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Jameson Inns, Inc. (NASDAQ:JAMS), a hotel real estate investment trust (REIT), and owner of Jameson Inn and Signature Inn hotels, today announced that revenue per available room (REVPAR) was $33.51 in August, a $.64 or 1.9% decrease from August 2001. Average daily rate increased 3.9% for the month while occupancy … Read more

IH/M&RS Restaurant Futurists Program To Focus On Changing Voice Of Customer And Operator

WHITE PLAINS, NY, September 20, 2002¡K Restaurant Futurists, the forward-thinking conference for food, restaurant and hospitality professionals, returns to the International Hotel/Motel & Restaurant Show„¥ (IH/M&RS) with a different mind set in 2002. According to Michael Batterberry, co-publisher of Food Arts magazine and host of the event, ¡§Restaurant Futurists¡¨ will focus on some very new … Read more

Trump Hotels & Casino Resorts, Inc. Reports Record Second Quarter and Six Month Results EBITDA Increased $40.3 Million — 35% — Through Six Months

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 23, 2002–Trump Hotels & Casino Resorts, Inc. (THCR or the Company) (NYSE:DJT) today reported record earnings and EBITDA — the best second quarter in its history following its previously announced record fourth quarter 2001, and first quarter 2002. THCR's EBITDA (defined as earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, amortization, CRDA, debt renegotiation expenses, … Read more

Mojo & Mojito Restaurants at the W Los Angeles Spice Up the Summer With New Menus & A New Look

Executive Chef Reza Motamednia Makes A Triumphant Return To The Kitchen as He Unveils Several New & Innovative Nuevo Latino Delights Mojito Opens for the Summer Season With a New Patio Landscape & Serene Outdoor Waterfall LOS ANGELES, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ — The W Los Angeles is celebrating the return of executive chef Reza Motamednia … Read more