Hampton Inn & Suites Opens In Langley/Surrey, British Columbia, Canada

LANGLEY/SURREY, British Columbia, Canada, Feb. 26, 2002– Nurmann Holdings LTD today announced the opening of the 96-room Hampton Inn & Suites® in Langley/Surrey, British Columbia, Canada. The hotel is the second Hampton® hotel in the company's portfolio. To commemorate the event, the hotel is offering a series of grand opening specials through March 31, 2002* … Read more

Crestline Announces Development and Management Of Sugar Land Marriott Town Square

BETHESDA, MD – March 7, 2002 – Crestline Capital Corporation (NYSE: CLJ) announced its participation in the development and management of the 300-room Sugar Land Marriott Town Square and adjacent Sugar Land Conference Center now under construction in Sugar Land, Texas, an upscale community located 20 miles southwest of downtown Houston. Crestline will own the … Read more

Marriott International's Bruce J. Himelstein, CHME To Take Over as Chairman of HSMAI

WASHINGTON, DC (June 7, 2001) – Long-time Marriott International executive Bruce J. Himelstein, CHME, has been elected Chairman of the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI). In this leadership role, Himelstein, who presently holds the title of senior vice president of sales and marketing for Marriott Senior Living Services, and prior to that, held … Read more

HEDNA Hospitality Experts Object to Dual Representation

ALEXANDRIA, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 7, 2001–Results from a recent polling of the Hotel Electronic Distribution Network Association (HEDNA) indicate that HEDNA members oppose the dual representation of hotel properties via global distribution systems or Internet distribution channels. HEDNA's administrative arm, the Data Interchange Standards Association, conducted the survey on HEDNA's behalf in early 2001. As much … Read more

Cendant Reiterates Increase in CEO Stock Ownership to 8 Million Shares

NEW YORK, Jan. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Cendant Corporation (NYSE: CD) today reiterated that its Chairman, President and CEO, Henry R. Silverman, had increased his ownership of Cendant common stock to 8 million shares from 6.85 million shares in October 2001. In October 2001, Mr. Silverman exercised 3.5 million options, sold 2.35 million of the underlying … Read more

Hsmai’S Affordable Meetings® Mid-America Announces Line-Up Of Speakers For April Show In Chicago

WASHINGTON, DC (Feb. 26, 2002) – The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International’s (HSMAI) second annual Affordable Meetings® Mid-America show, taking place April 17 – 18, 2002, at Chicago’s Navy Pier, Chicago, IL, will offer a dynamic program of outstanding educational seminars on topics related to cost-effective meeting planning. Qualified meeting planners from across the … Read more

Sun International Announces 2002 First Quarter Results

PARADISE ISLAND, The Bahamas, April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Sun International Hotels Limited (NYSE:SIH) reported net income for the quarter, before losses attributed to its recently launched SunOnline internet gaming operations, of $31.8 million compared to recurring earnings of $32.9 million in the same period last year. On this basis, earnings per share for the period … Read more

Buckhead America Applies for Listing On Nasdaq SmallCap Market

ATLANTA, Feb. 20 /PRNewswire/ — Buckhead America Corporation (Nasdaq: BUCK), the hospitality services company, announced today that it has submitted an application to transfer its common stock listing to The Nasdaq SmallCap Market. The Company believes that it may not meet the minimum market value of public float (MVPF) requirements for continued listing on The … Read more

Choice Hotels Enhances Franchisee Support Services And Streamlines Operations

SILVER SPRING, Md., Dec. 21 /PRNewswire/ — Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), the world's second largest hotel franchiser, today announced a corporate wide reorganization designed to provide more consistent service for franchisees and create a more competitive overhead structure. Choice will take a charge of up to $6.0 million related to this restructuring in … Read more