Six Continents Hotels Appoints Edward Shaw As Regional Director, Midscale Franchise For Northwestern U.S.

ATLANTA (May 8, 2002) – Six Continents Hotels, Inc., the world's leading global hotel group, announced today that Edward Shaw has been named regional director of midscale franchise for the northwestern United States, responsible for the franchise development of the Holiday InnÒ, Holiday Inn ExpressÒ, and Staybridge SuitesÒ brands in the region. In this role, … Read more

Small Luxury Hotels Of The World Recognized As Red Hot As Six Members Are Selected For Condé Nast Traveler's 2002 Hot List

DALLAS, May 2002 – Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH), a global consortium of more than 270 of the finest hotels and resorts in the world, is sizzling with the distinction of having six members named to Condé Nast Traveler's Sixth Annual Hot List of the year's new hotels (May 2002 issue). Each year, … Read more

Rosewood – Lanesborough Relationship to End

DALLAS, May 14 /PRNewswire/ — Rosewood Hotels & Resorts said today its relationship with The Lanesborough in London, will end May 29. It has managed the renowned hotel since it opened in 1992. The announcement was made by Jim Brown, president, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts. The Lanesborough is a truly unique hotel that fit especially … Read more

Team Rahal And Shell Announce A Partnership With Best Western

HILLARD, OH . . . Team Rahal, a franchise member of Championship Auto Racing Teams (¡§CART¡¨), and Shell Oil Products US and Motiva, LLC, announced today a partnership with Best Western and a marketing initiative that will utilize Shell driver Jimmy Vasser and the Shell Ford-Cosworth/Lola throughout the 2002 season. The Best Western logo will … Read more

ConnectedHotel’s High-Speed Highway Paves the Way to Guest Loyalty at 3 Arkansas & 3 Tennessee Properties

Hotels in North Carolina, California & Arizona next in line to join the rapidly growing Free-To-Guest HSIA network SOUTHLAKE, TEXAS (May 16, 2002) — “True success requires far more than just the typical ‘numbers’ growth,’” according to Jags Patel, Founder, President & CEO of the ConnectedHotel network of lodging properties offering wired High-Speed Internet Access … Read more

MeriStar Hotels & Resorts Launches Stop and Smell the Roses Campaign To Benefit Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

BETHESDA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 21, 2002–MeriStar Hotels & Resorts (NYSE:MMH), the nation's largest independent hotel management company, and the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation today announced the launch of the Stop and Smell the Roses campaign to benefit cystic fibrosis (CF) research. Through this campaign, MeriStar is offering guests at 10 of its Washington, D.C.-area hotels the opportunity … Read more

Mandalay Resort Group to Build 1,150 Room All-Suites Tower On Las Vegas Strip

LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 23, 2002– — $200 Million Project to Break Ground in September 2002 — Mandalay Resort Group (NYSE:MBG), a leading owner and operator of world-class entertainment destinations, announced plans today to develop a new 1,122 all-suite, 41-story tower connected to the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino at the southern end of the Las … Read more

Four Seasons Hotels Inc. (NYSE:FS)(TSE:FSH.) announced today that the Board of Directors has declared the following semi-annual dividends

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 9, 2001–Four Seasons Hotels Inc. (NYSE:FS)(TSE:FSH.) announced today that the Board of Directors has declared the following semi-annual dividends: (i) A dividend in the amount of 5.5 cents per share be and it is hereby declared on the Limited Voting Shares (LVS) for the period ending December 31, 2001, payable on January 15, … Read more

Knights Inn Brand Recognizes System’s Best During Annual Conference

DALLAS, TX (May 16, 2002) – Knights Franchise Systems Inc. today recognized and honored the chain’s best personnel and properties at its national conference held here at the Hyatt Regency Dallas. The awards recognize exceptional Knights Inn brand properties and personnel in nine categories for consistently exceeding expectations during 2001, and for serving as examples … Read more