Starwood Announces Record Third Quarter 2000 Results

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire/ — Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) (Starwood or the Company) is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with more than 725 properties in 80 countries and 120,000 employees at its owned and managed properties. With internationally renowned brands, Starwood is a … Read more

Green Suites International Helps Hotels Guarantee Non-Smoking Rooms

Upland, Calif.—(Dec. 3, 2001) Question: What ranks among the top three guest complaints time again? Answer: Guestroom odors rank, literally and figuratively. Thanks to Green Suites International’s unique, cost-effective Nature’s MistTM Deodorization System, hotels now can turn even the foulest-smelling “smoking room” into a fresh, odorless “non-smoking” guestroom. Imagine being able change your property’s room … Read more

New Castle Hotels Celebrates 20 Years of Creating New Development and Turnaround Opprtunities

SHELTON, CT — November 1, 2000 — New Castle Hotels, a leading independent operator and developer of up-scale hotels, resorts and conference centers in the United States and Canada, is celebrating its 20th anniversary of leveraging new development and turnaround opportunities into steady, directed growth. David J. Buffam founded the company in 1980. Two years … Read more

Marriott Rewards and Visa Team Up to Offer Double Points

LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON, D.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 13, 2001–Marriott International, Inc. (MAR/NYSE) and Visa will offer double points and double night credit toward special elite status and benefits for Visa cardholders and Marriott Rewards members, October 15, 2001 through March 31, 2002. Starting with the second hotel stay paid for with a Visa card during this period, Marriott … Read more

MS. NORA GAINER JOINS PREFERRED HOTELS® & RESORTS AS DIRECTOR OF MARKETING PROGRAMS

Chicago, IL, November 13, 2001—Ms. Nora Gainer has joined Preferred Hotels & Resorts Worldwide as the Director of Marketing Programs. As the newest member of the Preferred Brand Marketing team, Gainer will oversee the creation and implementation of Preferred’s cooperative marketing programs. Gainer has extensive hotel marketing experience, coming to Preferred after six years with … Read more

East Coast Hotels' Demand For Cost-Saving Ecological Solutions Heats Up As Utility Expenses Soar

Green Suites International expanding to meet customer needs; New England-area office to benefit the company and industry Upland, Calif.—(Aug. 20, 2002) West Coast hoteliers are not alone in their much-reported battles against ever-increasing water, sewer, gas and electric rates. While the supply-and-demand gap might be wider in certain West Coast markets, many East Coast markets … Read more

Statement From Peter Schall, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Regarding Kalia Tower at Hilton Hawaiian Village

July 24, 2002–In the normal course of cleaning, the presence of mold has been discovered in guestrooms in the Kalia Tower at the Hilton Hawaiian Village. Since our first and most important priority and responsibility is for the safety and comfort of our guests and employees, we have taken the following steps: — All guestrooms … Read more