ResortQuest Expands Presence in Hawaii With Two New Management Assignments

HONOLULU–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 20, 2002– Aston Hotels & Resorts Selected to Manage Waikiki Parkside Hotel and Waikoloa Colony Villas ResortQuest International has expanded its presence in Hawaii with the addition of two new management contracts for its subsidiary, Aston Hotels & Resorts Hawaii. Aston has been selected by LaeRoc Partners, LLC of Manhattan Beach, Calif., to … Read moreResortQuest Expands Presence in Hawaii With Two New Management Assignments

Vacation Property Owners Lose Billions After 911 Terrorist Attacks, Reports Author Christopher Cain

ORLANDO, Fla. – Feb 1, 2002 — The airlines and the rest of the travel industry have lost billions of dollars due to 911 terrorist attacks. Less publicized are the more than 6 million American vacation property owners who (as a group) also lost billions in rental income, reports Christopher Cain, author of Road Map … Read moreVacation Property Owners Lose Billions After 911 Terrorist Attacks, Reports Author Christopher Cain

Host Marriott Corporation Announces $0.03 Increase in its Quarterly Cash Dividend to $0.26 Per Common Share

BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ — Host Marriott Corporation (NYSE: HMT) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.26 per share of common stock ($1.04 per share per year). This represents an increase of 13% and is the second increase this year. The dividend is payable on January … Read moreHost Marriott Corporation Announces $0.03 Increase in its Quarterly Cash Dividend to $0.26 Per Common Share

HotelTraining.com selected by R&R Hotel Group for Lions Gate Hotel

Fort Worth, TX – February 26, 2002 – HotelTraining.com announced today that R&R Hotel Group has selected the company to provide Internet Based Training for reservations for the Lions Gate Hotel. HotelTraining.com introduced the first reservation sales training program designed specifically for delivery via the Internet in August 1998. Since that date, the company has … Read moreHotelTraining.com selected by R&R Hotel Group for Lions Gate Hotel

FL Hotels Facing Tough 2002 As All Cities Suffer Lower Occupancies and Dropping Rates

Ernst & Young Report Predicts Daytona Beach, Tampa and Ft. Lauderdale Will Out-Pace Miami & the Beaches, Orlando, The Keys and the Rest of Florida The Florida Hospitality Services Industry is facing its most difficult year in recent memory. The combination of the cooling economy, World Trade Center attack, ensuing war on terrorism, mild weather … Read moreFL Hotels Facing Tough 2002 As All Cities Suffer Lower Occupancies and Dropping Rates

REPORT: Prague Hotel Market – Riding The Wave Of Recovery

The Prague hotel market has been one of Europe's strongest performing hotel markets in 2000, according to Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels' Europe. After two years of lack lustre performance, the market is finally turning the corner and posted an increase in room rate of 9.6% to CSK3,878 for the first seven months of 2000. Full … Read moreREPORT: Prague Hotel Market – Riding The Wave Of Recovery

(External) Online travel sites face turbulence – Success, consolidation appear to be ending, and scramble to expand market share begins

First there was the bust. Then the nation was at war. Neither scenario, however, damaged the online travel industry's explosive growth and rapid consolidation. But now industry watchers say the boomtime for the companies and their stocks may be over. Lorraine Sileo, analyst with PhoCusWright, a Connecticut-based consultant to the e-travel industry, suspects the party is definitely winding down.