Pegasus Solutions Powers Online Hotel Bookings for German Hotel Reservation Service

DALLAS and COLOGNE, Germany (March 11, 2002) – Pegasus Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: PEGS) today announced it has just completed the implementation of its Electronic Distribution Switch connection to Cologne, Germany-based Hotel Reservation Service (HRS), providing HRS with real-time reservations access to any of Pegasus' 42,000 online distribution hotel customers. HRS operates the Web sites … Read more

David S. Feder Named President of Boca Resorts, Inc.

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Jan. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — David S. Feder has been promoted President and Chief Operating Officer of Boca Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: RST). In his new position, Feder will be responsible for all company operations. Most recently Feder served as a Corporate Senior Vice President Resort Operations. Feder replaces Richard C. Rochon who has … Read more

Choice Appoints Ervin Shames, Consumer Marketing Executive, to Board of Directors

SILVER SPRING, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 30, 2002–Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE:CHH) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Ervin R. Shames to fill an unexpired term as a Class II director. He will serve until the 2005 Annual Meeting, at which time he may stand for re-election. We're delighted to add Ervin Shames to … Read more

Hampton Inn® Announces The Groundbreaking Of Its First Small Town Prototype In Cedar City, Utah

Represents One of Five Approved Smaller Hampton Hotels Since the New Prototype Launched in Summer 2001; First of Two in Utah MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 3, 2002– Hampton(tm), the national brand of mid-priced Hampton Inn® and Hampton Inn & Suites® hotels, officially broke ground today on the brand's very first small scale, mid-priced hotel prototype — … Read more

Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. Integrates Three Harveys Properties Into Total Rewards System in Record Time

LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dec. 20, 2001–Harrah's Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:HET) announced today it has completed its integration of three recently acquired Harveys properties into the company's award-winning Total Rewards system, adding 674,000 new customers who boost Harrah's database to more than 25 million players. The new computer systems at Harveys Lake Tahoe, Bluffs Run Casino and Harrah's … Read more

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 more

WestCoast Hospitality Corporation Announces WestCoast and Red Lion 2001 Financial Results

SPOKANE, Wash., Feb. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — WestCoast Hospitality Corporation (NYSE: WEH) today reported fourth quarter and year-end 2001 earnings for WestCoast and Red Lion Hotels and Inns. For the year ended December 31, 2001, pro forma earnings per share reflecting the impact of the Red Lion Hotels and Inns acquisition as if it took place … Read more

Rating Agencies Affirm Cendant's Long-Term Ratings

NEW YORK, Feb. 27 Cendant Corporation (NYSE: CD) today announced that Fitch, Moody's, and Standard & Poor's, have affirmed Cendant's senior unsecured ratings of BBB plus, Baa1, and BBB, respectively, and have taken the Company off credit watch. These ratings had been placed on credit watch following the events of September 11th. Cendant's Chief Financial … Read more