Inter-Continental San Juan Resort And Casino Completes Multi-Million Dollar Renovation

All guest rooms, suites, Club Inter-Continental floors and Club Lounge upgraded to luxurious splendor with first-class décor and amenities SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO (July 12, 2002) – The Inter-Continental San Juan Resort & Casino recently completed a multi-million dollar renovation of all its 402guest rooms and suites, including its Club Inter-Continental wing and Club Lounge. … Read more Inter-Continental San Juan Resort And Casino Completes Multi-Million Dollar Renovation

300th Sleep Inn Opens In Bucks County, PA.

BENSALEM, Pa. (Aug. 14, 2002) The 300th Sleep Inn officially opened in picturesque Bucks County today with a grand opening reception and ribbon cutting with Bensalem Mayor Joseph DiGirolamo and key executives of Choice Hotels International (NYSE:CHH), the franchisor of the Sleep Inn brand. Sleep Inn is a chain of mid-priced, limited service hotels — … Read more 300th Sleep Inn Opens In Bucks County, PA.

Hotelier Mr. John Q. Hammons Honored as 2002 Missouri Sports Legend by Missouri Sports Hall of Fame

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 13, 2002–John Q. Hammons Hotels, Inc. (AMEX:JQH) proudly announces that Mr. John Q. Hammons is the 2002 recipient of the esteemed Missouri Sports Legend Award, the highest level of recognition bestowed on an individual by the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame. Mr. Hammons, founder of the nation's leading independent builder, developer, owner … Read more Hotelier Mr. John Q. Hammons Honored as 2002 Missouri Sports Legend by Missouri Sports Hall of Fame

Kempinski Adds Sales Agents In Three Key Markets

March, 2002; Kempinski Hotels & Resorts, Europe's oldest luxury hotel group, has expanded its global sales force by creating a General Sales Agent (GSA) network in three key feeder markets – France, Italy and the Middle East. The new offices will sell Kempinski in all market segments (corporate, MICE, leisure, consortia and group) as well … Read more Kempinski Adds Sales Agents In Three Key Markets

IH&RA Congress And Ih/M&Rs To Run Concurrently In 2002

WHITE PLAINS, NY, April 1, 2002¡K New York City will be the center of the ¡§hospitality and restaurant universe¡¨ this November when the 39th annual International Hotel & Restaurant Association (IH&RA) Congress runs concurrently with the 87th annual International Hotel/Motel & Restaurant Show„¥ (IH/M&RS), at New York City¡¦s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Together, the … Read more IH&RA Congress And Ih/M&Rs To Run Concurrently In 2002

Shanghai Welcomes a New Landmark With the Opening of the Westin Shanghai

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) celebrates the return of the Westin brand to China with the Grand Opening of The Westin Shanghai. The 26-story Westin Shanghai will be the first international hotel to open in Shanghai's Bund district. Both the hotel and The Westin Residences are ideally located within the recently opened … Read more Shanghai Welcomes a New Landmark With the Opening of the Westin Shanghai

Hyatt Receives Nod for New Denver Convention Center Hotel

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 21, 2002– Hyatt and City of Denver to begin negotiations on Denver Convention Center Hotel Hyatt Hotels Corporation has been awarded the exclusive right to negotiate for the operation of the proposed Denver Convention Center Hotel. The exclusive rights were awarded to Hyatt by the City of Denver earlier this week and announced … Read more Hyatt Receives Nod for New Denver Convention Center Hotel