Fort Lauderdale's Newest Luxury Hotel Is Also Its Oldest

The historic Riverside Hotel unveils $25 million expansion and renovation June 2002 (Newstream) — The charm and elegance of old Fort Lauderdale meld seamlessly with the style of sophistication of downtown's trendy Las Olas Boulevard at the newly expanded and renovated Riverside Hotel. With the grand opening today of its new 12-story Executive Tower, one … Read more Fort Lauderdale's Newest Luxury Hotel Is Also Its Oldest

Plan Your Summer Vacation in Three Easy Steps – Best Western Trip Planner Provides Maps, Packing Tips and Ideas for Traveling with Kids

PHOENIX, July 8, 2002-Seventy percent of American travelers admitted to getting lost on a trip according to a survey by Best Western International. Of those, 51 percent drove up to 25 miles out of their way inevitably bringing up the question, “Are we there yet?” As you begin to plan your weekend getaways and even … Read more Plan Your Summer Vacation in Three Easy Steps – Best Western Trip Planner Provides Maps, Packing Tips and Ideas for Traveling with Kids

Shaner Hotel Group Sweetens Tender Proposal to Buy Interstate Hotels

PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 12, 2002–Shaner Hotel Group, a major Interstate Hotels (Nasdaq:IHCO) shareholder, announced it made an all-cash offer for a controlling stake in Interstate last week. The proposal was delivered March 6 to the Interstate Board of Directors. The deal represents an opportunity for Interstate to immediately benefit from efficiencies gained by combining resources of … Read more Shaner Hotel Group Sweetens Tender Proposal to Buy Interstate Hotels

Quintessence Hotel in Tremblant Sells Out In 2 Hours!

MONT-TREMBLANT, Quebec–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 16, 2002–Lakefront project sets record sales and establishes a new standard for Tremblant! More than $18,000,000 of lakefront real estate was sold in less than a morning at Tremblant's newest shining-star, Quintessence Hotel. Located on the edge of the Intrawest's Tremblant resort, directly on the shores of beautiful Lac Tremblant, this exclusive … Read more Quintessence Hotel in Tremblant Sells Out In 2 Hours!

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Named Energy Star 2002 Partner of the Year by The EPA

WHITE PLAINS, NY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 21, 2002–Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) has been named as an ENERGY STAR(R) Partner of the Year by The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its outstanding commitment to pollution prevention through continuous improvement of energy performance throughout its organization. Starwood will be recognized at a special 10th Anniversary awards … Read more Starwood Hotels & Resorts Named Energy Star 2002 Partner of the Year by The EPA

Shaner Moves for Fifty-One Percent of Interstate's Public Stock

PITTSBURGH March 27, 2002–Shaner Hotel Group (SHG) today announced it is initiating an all-cash tender offer for 2,472,822 shares of Class A common stock of Interstate Hotels (Nasdaq:IHCO). Shaner, headquartered in State College, Pa., currently holds approximately 326,000 Class A shares, a 5.94 percent stake in Interstate. The tender offer is for about 45 percent … Read more Shaner Moves for Fifty-One Percent of Interstate's Public Stock

Hilton Narita New Tokyo International Airport Opened on April 1, 2002

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 4, 2002–Hilton Narita New Tokyo International Airport opened its doors for business on April 1, 2002. The hotel was being operated as Rihga Royal Hotel Narita until March 31, 2002 and has now been re-branded as Hilton, the sixth in Japan. Established in 1993, the 500-room hotel has enjoyed a reputation of offering … Read more Hilton Narita New Tokyo International Airport Opened on April 1, 2002

Grand Opening Of Quality Inn & Suites In Greensboro, N.C.

GREENSBORO, N.C. (Oct. 25, 2002) – The 115-unit Quality Inn & Suites, centrally located in midtown Greensboro at 120 Seneca Service Rd. (facing I-85 and I-40) will hold an invitation-only grand opening on Tuesday, Oct. 29 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Greensboro Mayor Keith Holliday and members of the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce will … Read more Grand Opening Of Quality Inn & Suites In Greensboro, N.C.

AmericInn® Expands To Silver City, Michigan

AmericInn International, LLC Chairman and CEO Luke Fowler announces the opening of the new AmericInn of Silver City, Michigan. The new Lodge & Suites is located on Lake Superior at 120 Lincoln Street in Silver City. The owning company; Cmdhb Inc., and management company; Three Rivers Hospitality, LLC opened the 71-room, three story, upscale limited … Read more AmericInn® Expands To Silver City, Michigan