Peterson Hospitality Development, Inc. Announces a Strategic Alliance With Pro Power Picks

CHICAGO, April 10 /PRNewswire/ — Peterson Hospitality Development, Inc. (PHD) announced today a joint venture agreement with Pro Power Picks of Honolulu, Hawaii. Under the terms of the arrangement, PHD is providing funding to expand promotion and increase market share of Pro Power Picks, which recently signed a letter of intent to merge with Concierge … Read morePeterson Hospitality Development, Inc. Announces a Strategic Alliance With Pro Power Picks

Baymont Inns Moves Into California; Strategic Market Partnership Development Program Provides Impetus for Brand Growth

The gateway to Southern California is opening for Baymont Inns & Suites, a division of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE:MCS). The middle-market brand that has quickly become a favorite with franchisees and travelers in other parts of the country is now set to break ground on its first property in California. The 105-room, four-story Baymont Inn … Read moreBaymont Inns Moves Into California; Strategic Market Partnership Development Program Provides Impetus for Brand Growth

Homewood Suites by Hilton Hotel Opens in Richmond, Va.

RICHMOND, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 28, 2002–Homewood Suites(R) by Hilton, the national brand of upscale all-suite, residential-style hotels targeting extended-stay travelers, today announced the opening of the 125-suite Homewood Suites by Hilton hotel in Richmond, Va. Owned by Shamin RIC Hospitality, LC and managed by Shamin Management, the newly constructed hotel represents another addition to the Homewood … Read moreHomewood Suites by Hilton Hotel Opens in Richmond, Va.

Ramada Chain Launches New National Ad Campaign

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Sept. 9, 2002) —Ramada Franchise Systems Inc. today unveiled a new national ad campaign characterized by the tagline, “A Very Good Place To Be.” The television and print advertising campaign, which targets both business and leisure travelers, reinforces the Ramada brand’s reputation for quality, comfort and value and celebrates the brand’s solid mid-market … Read moreRamada Chain Launches New National Ad Campaign

More Americans Anticipate Taking a Vacation This Summer

PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 3, 2002–More Americans are planning on taking a vacation this summer compared to last year. This information was uncovered during a recent survey conducted by Best Western International, The World's Largest Hotel Chain(TM). The nationally representative phone survey indicated that 44 percent of the respondents took a vacation, mini-vacation or weekend getaway, that … Read moreMore Americans Anticipate Taking a Vacation This Summer

Wyndham Tees Off Partnership With the Executive Women's Golf Association

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 13, 2002–Wyndham International continues to demonstrate its commitment to women business travelers through a new partnership with the Executive Women's Golf Association (EWGA). Wyndham will serve as the official preferred hotel partner of EWGA, the premier international organization for professional women who desire to use golf as a tool for both personal growth … Read moreWyndham Tees Off Partnership With the Executive Women's Golf Association

Family Destinations are Reaching their “Drive” Markets through FDM

With record numbers of travelers expected to “hit the road” this summer, FrequentDriverMiles.com offers hotels an opportunity to attract a “good kind of radar” this Spring and Summer. And if it is Summer, that can mean only one thing: Families. Here are just a few reaching out creatively. Treasure Island-Daytona Beach, Florida 1-800-543-5070 Do you … Read moreFamily Destinations are Reaching their “Drive” Markets through FDM

Days Inns Worldwide Announces PBA Sponsorship

PARSIPPANY, N.J. (Oct. 14, 2002) – Days Inns Worldwide has announced a sponsorship with the Professional Bowlers Association for its PBA Tour and PBA Senior Tour designed to increase Days Inn® brand awareness and exposure. The three-year sponsorship, developed with the assistance of Strike Ten Entertainment, will run through the 2004-2005 season and allow the … Read moreDays Inns Worldwide Announces PBA Sponsorship