Guests of New Yorker Hotel Check the Weather Channel(R) Before Booking 'Hot' Vacation Deals

NEW YORK, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ — Looking for a deal on New York City hotels this summer? Until Labor Day, the New Yorker Hotel's Chill Out program will enable guests to pay room rates equal to the previous day's weather high temperature upon check-in. The New Yorker Hotel is going to the leading weather source … Read moreGuests of New Yorker Hotel Check the Weather Channel(R) Before Booking 'Hot' Vacation Deals

Hotel Consulting International (HCI) and Ecotourism Development Inc. (EDI)

HCI and EDI have formed a joint venture. The alliance increases HCI range of hotel advisory and valuation services to include EcoResort development and consulting. It allows EDI to synergize its unique services with the wide range of real estate and consulting services provided by HCI. EDI is one of the few companies worldwide that … Read moreHotel Consulting International (HCI) and Ecotourism Development Inc. (EDI)

Deadline Passed for the Receipt of Indicative Bids for the Forte Empire

December 5, 2000 — HVS International — The forthcoming breakup of Forte Hotels is one step closer as the deadline passed this week for the receipt of indicative bids. The auction is being managed by the investment banks Schroder Salomon Smith Barney and Dresdner Kleinwort Benson who have divided the estate into four divisions; Le … Read moreDeadline Passed for the Receipt of Indicative Bids for the Forte Empire

SERVE CREATES ANTI-TERRORISM SECURITY TEAM TARGETING HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY

SERVE Program, Inc., the nation’s leader in education and training for businesses in the hospitality field, has begun implementing its new security division which trains businesses in tightening up security and to be on the alert for possible threats from terrorism. This includes setting up proper security and procedures for monitoring suspicious activities, proper food … Read moreSERVE CREATES ANTI-TERRORISM SECURITY TEAM TARGETING HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY

Veteran Hoteliers Form Ownership and Management Companies

NORWALK, Conn./WASHINGTON, D.C., January 15, 2002—Four veteran hoteliers have joined forces to create an ownership and management organization to acquire, co-invest in and/or operate first-class hotels. The principals include Gary Mendell, former CEO of HEI Hotels; David E. McCaslin, former chief operating officer of MeriStar Hotels & Resorts; Stephen Rushmore, president, HVS International; and Stephen … Read moreVeteran Hoteliers Form Ownership and Management Companies

Extended Stay America, Inc. Opens Its 28th Illinois Hotel

SPARTANBURG, S.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 20, 2002–Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE: ESA) has opened a three-story Extended StayAmerica Efficiency Studios hotel located at 2000 North Roselle Road, Schaumburg, Illinois. The 128 room hotel is the Company's second property in the Schaumburg area, its 28th property in the state and its 434th property overall. According to Chief Executive … Read moreExtended Stay America, Inc. Opens Its 28th Illinois Hotel

Contenders for the Forte Hotel Group Likely to Plan Creative Bids

December 8, 2000 — HVS International — Following last week's closure for indicative bids for the whole or parts of the Granada Compass hotel estate, speculation over possible bids has once again been widespread. In the absence of any definite news and in anticipation of the forthcoming shortlist, rumours have emerged concerning a possible joint … Read moreContenders for the Forte Hotel Group Likely to Plan Creative Bids

The East Coast Has a New Name in Luxury — The Mohegan Sun Hotel

UNCASVILLE, Conn., April 23 /PRNewswire/ — Mohegan Sun unveiled the final element of its $1 billion expansion, the new 34-story, 1,200-room Mohegan Sun Hotel today with a ceremony attended by Connecticut's Governor John Rowland, Mohegan tribal leadership, community and state leaders, Mohegan Sun executives and development partners. The glistening crystalline tower features more than 100,000 … Read moreThe East Coast Has a New Name in Luxury — The Mohegan Sun Hotel

The Sands Regent Announces Improved Second-Quarter Results

RENO, Nev., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ — The Sands Regent (Nasdaq: SNDS) today announced improved operating results for its second quarter ended December 31, 2000. For the six months ended December 31, 2000, the Company reported a 9% increase in revenues to $18.2 million, versus $17.0 million in the six months ended December 31, 1999. For … Read moreThe Sands Regent Announces Improved Second-Quarter Results

Friendly New Marriott World Center Interactive Travel Site Offers On-Line Vacation Values Complete With Monthly Prize Drawings for Leisure Travelers Worldwide

ORLANDO, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 14, 2002–The Orlando World Center Marriott Resort announced today the unveiling of their newly developed web site, http://www.marriottworldcenter.com featuring complete vacation and travel information, a virtual tour of the award-winning resort and an opportunity for visitors to win monthly vacation packages. The new consumer friendly site reflects the flagship property's distinctive brand … Read moreFriendly New Marriott World Center Interactive Travel Site Offers On-Line Vacation Values Complete With Monthly Prize Drawings for Leisure Travelers Worldwide