Four Seasons Jackson Hole Residence Club Begins Sales of 40-Unit Ski-In/Ski-Out Condominiums

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 25, 2002–Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts (NYSE:FS; Toronto:FSH), the world's leading operator of luxury hotels, and LDW Resort and Hotel Development, LLC, developers of the project, today announced the commencement of sales and the opening of the sales office for Four Seasons Residence Club Jackson Hole, a shared ownership property fully … Read more

Hampton® Opens Six Hotels In July 2002

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Aug. 7, 2002—Hampton®, the national brand of more than 1,100 mid-priced Hampton Inn® and Hampton Inn & Suites® hotels, today announced that it opened six Hampton hotels during July 2002, representing 415 rooms. The new openings, including two in Virginia, comprise three Hampton Inn hotels and three Hampton Inn & Suites hotels and … Read more

Hotel ZaZa Names Gemstone Resorts to Manage New-concept Property – Company Awarded One of Most Hotly Contested Contracts in 2002

DALLAS, Texas/PARK CITY, Utah, May 31, 2002 In what many hotel industry insiders regarded as one of the year's most highly sought-after management contracts, the luxury Hotel ZaZa in Dallas has named Gemstone Hospitality as its new operator. The developer and owner, Charles Givens Interests, reviewed the qualifications of more than 12 management companies before … Read more

Hyatt Satisfies Summer Cravings With Haagen Dazs Ice Cream and Eli's Cheesecake Dessert Menu

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 5, 2002–This Summer Hyatt's Scoops Haagen Dazs ice cream extravaganza returns for an eighth consecutive year. And this year Hyatt is adding Chicago's World Famous Eli's Cheesecake to the menu. Hyatt guests of all ages can enjoy these treats at 97 Hyatt hotels and resorts in the U.S., Canada and Caribbean. From now … Read more

2002 Las Vegas International Hotel & Restaurant Show Will Offer More Than Ever

LAS VEGAS ­ The 23rd Las Vegas International Hotel & Restaurant Show (LVIHRS), scheduled for June 19-20, will offer more than ever for its attendees this week when the show opens at the Las Vegas Convention Center. With over 300 exhibitors, keynote sessions, seminar programs, hospitality competitions and special features, the LVIHRS can¹t be missed. … Read more

Candlewood Suites Offers Grandparents a Free Night on Independence Day And Other Holidays

WICHITA, Kan., June 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Grandparents can celebrate their independence with a free night's stay at Candlewood Suites on July 4. Candlewood Suites' Grandparents Stay Free program offers grandparents a free night on Independence Day when they pay for a night's lodging at Candlewood Suites the day before or after. Qualification is easy: Guests … Read more

Extended Stay America, Inc. Opens New Hotel in San Diego

SPARTANBURG, S.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 1, 2002–Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE: ESA) has opened a three-story Extended StayAmerica Efficiency Studios hotel located at 3860 Murphy Canyon Road, San Diego, California. The 107 room hotel is the Company's 2nd property in San Diego, its 52nd property in the state and its 449th property overall. According to Chief Executive … Read more

The Westin Shanghai & Westin Residences To Debut At The Bund

Shanghai, 5th July 2002…….. Making their debut at the historical Bund district on 28 September 2002, are The Westin Shanghai and Westin Residences. Ideally located within the recently opened Bund Center, one of Shanghai’s largest, most modern and comprehensively-integrated commercial and residential developments to date, the 26-storey, 301-room The Westin Shanghai will be the first, … Read more

HSMAI Calendar Of Events 2002

WASHINGTON, DC (March 13, 2002) – The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) provides an extensive calendar of events highlighting educational forums as well as business-to-business venues for buyers and suppliers of hospitality, travel and tourism. “From cutting-edge educational sessions and executive think tanks featuring expert speakers, to a full program of regional meetings, … Read more

International Society of Hospitality Purchasers Elects McDonald to Board

NEW YORK, N.Y., March 19, 2002–The International Society of Hospitality Purchasers (ISHP) today announced that it has elected John McDonald to its board of directors for a two-year term. He is executive director of Business Development for Provisions, a part of Carlson Hospitality Worldwide. “We are delighted to attract to our board someone of McDonald’s … Read more