FEATURE: What the Hotel Industry Can Expect in the Wake of the September 11th Bombing

The September 11th tragedy has certainly taken its toll on the domestic and global psyche, and profoundly affected all aspects of life as we know it. In America’s boardrooms and at meetings in every state, the nation’s business leaders are strategizing as to how to rally back. Already reeling from a sluggish first half of … Read moreFEATURE: What the Hotel Industry Can Expect in the Wake of the September 11th Bombing

Fifteenth Texas Candlewood Suites opens in Round Rock

WICHITA, Kan., February 7, 2002 — The fifteenth Candlewood Suites in the state of Texas has opened in Round Rock, north of Austin. The newly constructed Round Rock Candlewood Suites is the third Austin-area location, conveniently located at 521 S. Interstate Highway 35, about 20 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. The Round Rock Candlewood Suites … Read moreFifteenth Texas Candlewood Suites opens in Round Rock

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines Celebrates 10 Consecutive Years of Mobil Four-Star Award Excellence

LA JOLLA, Calif Feb. 19, 2002–The Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines in Southern California is proud to announce that they have received the prestigious Mobil Four-Star Award for the 10th consecutive year. The Four-Star rating will be indicated with the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines' listing in the 2002 Mobil Travel Guide — a series … Read moreHilton La Jolla Torrey Pines Celebrates 10 Consecutive Years of Mobil Four-Star Award Excellence

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas Reports EBITDA Up 3rd Year in a Row With 4th Quarter EBITDA Up 52%

LAS VEGAS, March 6 /PRNewswire/ — Hard Rock Hotel, Inc. (Hard Rock), which owns and operates the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, today reported cash flow, or earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, amortization and other non-operating items (EBITDA), of $30.1 million and $6.3 million for the year and quarter ended December … Read moreHard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas Reports EBITDA Up 3rd Year in a Row With 4th Quarter EBITDA Up 52%

Mandarin Oriental Plans Further Global Expansion

December 15, 2000 — HVS International — Mandarin Oriental, the Hong Kong-based hotel company, which recently acquired the Rafael Group for US $142.5 million, plans further expansion to confirm its position as one of the leading global players in the luxury hotel market. The Rafael acquisition resulted in Mandarin Oriental increasing its bedroom stock by … Read moreMandarin Oriental Plans Further Global Expansion

Marriott International Files Registration Statement for Resale Of $470 Million of Previously Issued Liquid Yield Option Notes Due 2001

WASHINGTON, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ — Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR) has filed a Registration Statement (File No. 333-66406) registering the resale of $470 million of its Liquid Yield Option Notes due 2021 (Zero Coupon — Senior) with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the Commission) on December 11, 2001, and the registration statement was declared effective … Read moreMarriott International Files Registration Statement for Resale Of $470 Million of Previously Issued Liquid Yield Option Notes Due 2001

Hsmai Conference Draws Consensus: ‘Know Your Customer’As Marketing Executives Tout Cooperative Efforts

NEW YORK, NY (Jan. 30, 2002) – “Know your customer” was the consensus advice from the various experts speaking at the “Moving the Industry Forward” strategic conference sponsored by the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) at the Marriott Marquis in New York. The conference, a second in a series of new Executive THINKs … Read moreHsmai Conference Draws Consensus: ‘Know Your Customer’As Marketing Executives Tout Cooperative Efforts

La Quinta Announces Mailing of Registration Statement

DALLAS, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ — The La Quinta Companies (NYSE: LQI) (La Quinta or the Companies) announced today that the Securities and Exchange Commission has declared effective its S-4 Registration Statement concerning the restructuring of La Quinta Corporation and La Quinta Properties, Inc. The S-4 Registration Statement contains the Proxy Statement – Prospectus for the … Read moreLa Quinta Announces Mailing of Registration Statement