Wyndham Enhances Industry-Leading Family Offerings Responding To Brand's 25% Increase In Demand

Leisure and Family Travel Market Returns in Record Numbers May 2002 (Newstream) — Responding to its dramatic 25% upward shift in leisure and family travel, Wyndham announced today that it has enhanced its pioneering Wyndham Family Retreat program, the first national resort initiative to encourage families to spend time together while on vacation rather than … Read more Wyndham Enhances Industry-Leading Family Offerings Responding To Brand's 25% Increase In Demand

Green Valley Ranch Resort & Spa Opens With Star-Studded Gala And Fireworks Spectacular

LAS VEGAS, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ — The Fertitta and Greenspun families hosted a star-studded gala attended by Chris O'Donnell, Christian Slater and Craig Kilborn last night to officially open Green Valley Ranch Resort & Spa, Las Vegas' newest luxury destination and home to WHISKEY SKY, the opening of which was christened by owner Rande Gerber … Read more Green Valley Ranch Resort & Spa Opens With Star-Studded Gala And Fireworks Spectacular

Miami Lodging Report from Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels

With more than 3000 new luxury hotel rooms planned for the Miami lodging market by 2003, some hospitality and tourism executives have expressed fears of oversupply in Miami's luxury lodging segment. Executives at Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels believe that the concerns are unfounded, and that Miami will mimic what occurred in the Las Vegas lodging … Read more Miami Lodging Report from Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels

Nomura Tops Marriott Bid for Le Méridien Chain

May 2, 2001 – Financial Times Nomura International has outbid Marriott International, the US-based hotel group, for the Le Méridien chain of international hotels with a headline offer of £1.85bn.($2.7bn) The bid puts the principal finance arm of the Japanese bank, headed by Guy Hands, in pole position to be granted exclusive talks. However, Compass … Read more Nomura Tops Marriott Bid for Le Méridien Chain

Swissotel's WAP Technology Provides Real Time Information

SwissÙtel Hotels & Resorts provides service to guests even before they arrive. The company recently put in place the latest cellular internet technology, making pertinent information on any of its hotels around the world readily and easily available. This real time information, easily updated daily by the hotels, is available through WAP, or Wireless Application … Read more Swissotel's WAP Technology Provides Real Time Information

MasterCard Announces Chargeback Rules Revisions

October 31, 2000 — AH&MA — MasterCard International has revised its global chargeback rules for guaranteed reservation policies at hotels and motels across the nation. The changes give lodging properties the right to dispute chargebacks when the are received following a guaranteed no-show – when cardholders deny having made a guaranteed reservation or claim they … Read more MasterCard Announces Chargeback Rules Revisions

Boston Properties Announces Exercise of Over-Allotment Option

BOSTON, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Properties, Inc. (NYSE: BXP), a real estate investment trust, announced today that Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, the joint bookrunners and joint lead managers for its recently announced equity offering, have exercised their over-allotment option to purchase an additional 2,110,000 shares of common stock. As … Read more Boston Properties Announces Exercise of Over-Allotment Option

Interstate Hotels Corporation Reports Third Quarter Results

PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 13, 2001–Interstate Hotels Corporation (Nasdaq:IHCO), one of the largest independent hotel management companies in the United States, today announced results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2001. For the third quarter of 2001, the Company reported a net loss of $4.4 million compared to a net loss of $4.2 million reflecting earnings … Read more Interstate Hotels Corporation Reports Third Quarter Results