Jan deRoos Elected by Cornell Trustees as HVS International Professor Hotel Finance and Real Estate

Stephen Rushmore, president and Founder of HVS International, is pleased to announce that Jan deRoos, Cornell University Associate Professor of Property-Asset Management, was recently elected by the University’s Board of Trustees as the HVS International Professor of Hotel Finance and Real Estate. Rushmore, a 1967 graduate of the Cornell Hotel School, established this professorship in … Read more

51 Buckingham Gate Earns Top Ranking Among UK's Luxury Boutique Hotels From Royal Automobile Club

LONDON, October 2000 — 51 Buckingham Gate Luxury Suites & Apartments, the newly refurbished townhouse property in SW1, has won a series of accolades from the Royal Automobile Club (RAC) within a few months of its launch. The 82 luxury suites and apartments that opened in September 2000, following a multi-million dollar refurbishment program, have … Read more

LODGIAN BANKRUPTCY NEWS: First Issue Free

TRENTON, N.J., Dec. 24 /PRNewswire/ — Bankruptcy Creditors' Service, Inc., today announced publication of LODGIAN BANKRUPTCY NEWS, tracking the chapter 11 proceedings undertaken last week by Lodgian, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: LODN), and its dozens of debtor-affiliates before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York. The first issue of LODGIAN … Read more

The Definition of Boutique Hotels in Recent Years

Since the beginning of the 21st century, the lodging industry has become increasingly over-supplied with big monopolies of hotel brands. These brands, predominantly based in North America, succeed in selling consistency across the nation and, for some, around the world. These lodging facilities publicize the meaning of “hotel” through the truly traditional definition: a lodging … Read more

Four Seasons Hotels Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2000 Results, Management Earnings Increase By 30%

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 8, 2000–Four Seasons Hotels Inc. (NYSE:FS) (TSE:FSH.) today reported its results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2000. Net earnings increased 13.5 % to $23.1 million ($0.67 basic earnings per share) for the three months ended September 30, 2000, as compared to net earnings of $20.3 million ($0.60 basic earnings per share) … Read more

Michels Joins Board Of Hilton Hotels

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Nov. 9, 2000 — David Michels, group chief executive, Hilton Group plc, has been elected to the board of directors of Hilton Hotels Corp. (NYSE:HLT), it was announced today. Michels, 53, was appointed group chief executive of the London-based lodging and gaming company in June 2000, after serving … Read more

Hospitality Properties Trust Announces 2001 Common Dividend Allocation

NEWTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 8, 2002–Hospitality Properties Trust (NYSE:HPT) today announced that the characterization of common dividends for 2001 for income tax reporting purposes are: Dividend Type 2001 2001 Return Declaration Record Paid/Payable Dividends Ordinary Of Dates Dates Dates Per Share Income Capital 01/08/01 01/19/01 02/16/01 $0.700 $0.601 $0.099 04/03/01 04/23/01 05/24/01 0.700 0.601 0.099 06/27/01 … Read more