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

Conference Board/BEST Promote Sustainable Business Practices At Iatos 2002

NEW YORK, February 27, 2002 – Michael Seltzer, the Director of Business Enterprises For Sustainable Travel (BEST), a joint initiative of The Conference Board and the World Travel & Tourism Council, spoke at the 12th Annual IATOS (International Adventure Travel and Outdoor Sports) 2002 Expo + World Congress on Adventure and Eco Tourism in Chicago … Read more Conference Board/BEST Promote Sustainable Business Practices At Iatos 2002

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

Sealy Contract Introduces the Advanced Generation Sealy Posturepedic® Collection with StayTrue™ Technology

Sealy, the world’s largest bedding manufacturer, has given hotels another compelling reason to choose Sealy sleep systems for their properties. The new Advanced Generation Sealy Posturepedic® Collection with Stay True™ Technology is a groundbreaking advancement in sleep systems, offering longer lasting comfort and support than ever before. The improved collection was unveiled at the International … Read more Sealy Contract Introduces the Advanced Generation Sealy Posturepedic® Collection with StayTrue™ Technology

Outrigger's Australia expansion gains momentum with the announcement of its 9th Australia property

HONOLULU, OAHU, HAWAII – Outrigger Hotels & Resorts' push into Australia's lucrative tourist centers in the state of Queensland continues at an energetic pace following the group's appointment to manage a five-star boutique hotel under construction at Palm Cove, 18 miles north of Cairns. Palm Cove is recognized as the premier destination for European travelers … Read more Outrigger's Australia expansion gains momentum with the announcement of its 9th Australia property

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

Cendant Acquires RCI Southern Africa and RCI Pacific

NEW YORK, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ — Cendant Corporation (NYSE: CD) today announced that RCI Europe, a wholly owned subsidiary, has entered into an agreement to acquire 100 percent of the share capital in Vacation Exchanges International, Ltd, trading as RCI Southern Africa Ltd, from Avis Southern Africa Limited and other minority shareholders for $48 million … Read more Cendant Acquires RCI Southern Africa and RCI Pacific

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

Bass Hotels & Resorts Becomes Six Continents Hotels

Bass Hotels & Resorts (BHR) today changed its name to Six Continents Hotels. The change, reflecting the Company’s ever-expanding reach in the global hotel business, has been made in conjunction with the global re-branding of Bass PLC to Six Continents PLC. Signifying the final departure for the Group from it’s brewing origins following last year’s … Read more Bass Hotels & Resorts Becomes Six Continents Hotels