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

6th Annual International Multicultural Tourism/Hotel Ownership Summit & Trade Show

6th Annual International Multicultural Tourism/Hotel Ownership Summit & Trade Show on July 17-21, 2002 at the Royal Palm Crowne Plaza Resort, South Beach, Florida. This new 422 room, 80 million dollar hotel's construction was pivotal in a 20-point plan, drafted and agreed upon by activists, city officials and lodging executives that ended the Black tourism … Read more6th Annual International Multicultural Tourism/Hotel Ownership Summit & Trade Show

Hotel & Travel Index Announces Re-Launch In Spring 2003

New and Improved Directory will include Hotel Classifications Secaucus, NJ, September 18, 2002 – Hotel & Travel Index (HTI), the industry's leading print and online hotel information source for travel professionals, announced today it's plan to re-launch in Spring 2003. HTI will incorporate Official Hotel Guide's (OHG) highly respected hotel classification system. Travel professionals universally … Read moreHotel & Travel Index Announces Re-Launch In Spring 2003

The Melrose Hotel, New York Offers NYC Cab Drivers a Way to Sweeten Their Day and Find Their Way

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 3, 2002–NYC Visitor: Take me to The Melrose Hotel. NYC Cab Driver: Where? To ensure conversations like this never happen, The Melrose Hotel, New York, New York City's newest hotel — which converted from the old Barbizon at 63rd St. and Lexington Ave. on June 1 — wants cabbies across the city … Read moreThe Melrose Hotel, New York Offers NYC Cab Drivers a Way to Sweeten Their Day and Find Their Way