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 more Mandarin 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 more Marriott 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 more Hsmai 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 more La Quinta Announces Mailing of Registration Statement

Marriott Hotels Maintain Average Room Prices over the Last Six Years By Toni Viens

This article shows the changes in average annual price per room for Marriott hotels and compares these changes with the macro market for major hotel transactions from 1998 through the third quarter of 2003. Our study shows that Marriott hotels have weathered the downturn in the economy and have, in 2003, achieved average room prices essentially equal with the average room price for the Marriott brand during the banner year of 2000.

Lambrecht Wins Outstanding Educator Award from EI

ORLANDO, Fla., April 2002-Tom Lambrecht, CHA, CHE, executive director of the McClenaghan Center for Hospitality Training, Hocking College, Nelsonville, Ohio, is the winner of the Lamp of Knowledge Award for Outstanding Educator presented by the Educational Institute of the American Hotel & Lodging Association. Lambrecht received the award during the 22nd annual Stars of the … Read more Lambrecht Wins Outstanding Educator Award from EI

DiMilia Speaks Out On Wireless – StayOnline President serves as source for real-world High Speed Internet Access information

ATLANTA — May 1, 2002 — Antonio DiMilia, president and co-founder of StayOnline, a leading provider of wireless Internet connectivity solutions for the lodging industry, makes himself available to speak to trade editors, event conference planners, university educators and consultants to explain in laymen’s terms the benefits, value and return-on-investment provided to hotel owners and … Read more DiMilia Speaks Out On Wireless – StayOnline President serves as source for real-world High Speed Internet Access information

Renaissance Hotels Florida Announces New Area Director of Marketing/Sales Team; New Sales and Marketing Organization Formed to Market Brand to Travelers Visiting Florida

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 7, 2002–Renaissance Hotels Florida, a new cooperative sales and marketing alliance to market the brand to both business and leisure travelers visiting Florida, announced its new Director of Marketing and sales team today. The team will be led by Randy Griffin, former director of marketing for the Eden Roc Renaissance Resort & Spa … Read more Renaissance Hotels Florida Announces New Area Director of Marketing/Sales Team; New Sales and Marketing Organization Formed to Market Brand to Travelers Visiting Florida

HVS International Announces the Release of the 2002 Investment Overview of the U.S. Lodging Industry

2002 Investment Overview of the U.S. Lodging Industry: Historical Occupancy and Average Rate Trends, and Projections Based on Supply and Demand Trends Profile of Hotel Buyer and Investors Trends in Hotel Sales Transactions from 1980 to 2001 Hotel Valuation Index (HVI) Developed by HVS International Future Hotel Industry Trends HVS International, a global hospitality consulting … Read more HVS International Announces the Release of the 2002 Investment Overview of the U.S. Lodging Industry