The Highly Anticipated 2002 Annual Convention & Tradeshow To Feature Many Top Association Figures, World-Renowned Speakers and 50th Anniversary Celebrations

Because this year's Annual Convention & Tradeshow marks HFTP's 50th anniversary, the convention's events, attendees and speakers will rise to this momentous occasion. Traditionally, the Annual Convention & Tradeshow has been known to present many interesting, high-quality education sessions and entertaining social functions, but this year's sessions and events have been generating much more excitement … Read moreThe Highly Anticipated 2002 Annual Convention & Tradeshow To Feature Many Top Association Figures, World-Renowned Speakers and 50th Anniversary Celebrations

Take a Ride on Marriott.Com – Get Directions and Locate Marriott Hotels Along Your Route

WASHINGTON, July 17 /PRNewswire/ — By taking a ride on Marriott.com, customers can request driving directions and locate 2,200 Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE:MAR) hotels along the route. With long weekend trips and driving vacations on the rise this summer, Marriott.com visitors have already used the maps and driving directions more than 13.5 million times this … Read moreTake a Ride on Marriott.Com – Get Directions and Locate Marriott Hotels Along Your Route

Westin Casuarina Opens Luxury Spa

FORT MITCHELL, Ky.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 13, 2002–Pleasure in Paradise. That's how the new Hibiscus Spa in the Westin Casuarina Resort and Spa on Grand Cayman Island is being described. The $1.6 million facility features the most modern, luxurious, complete, and beneficial services to refresh and restore the mind, body, and spirit. Services include facials, body treatments, … Read moreWestin Casuarina Opens Luxury Spa

Choice Hotels Canada Introduces New Franchising Incentives For Quality And Econo Lodge

Toronto, CANADA, March 4, 2002 – Following the success of last year’s franchise development incentives, Choice Hotels Canada Inc. (Choice Canada) is offering prospective franchisees the opportunity to take advantage of a unique franchising incentive when opening either a Quality Inn, Hotel or Suites property or Econo Lodge property. “With nearly 260 hotels across the … Read moreChoice Hotels Canada Introduces New Franchising Incentives For Quality And Econo Lodge

Six Continents Hotels, Sao Paulo-based Group Sol Invest, Sign Agreement for Re-development of Historic Building Into a 480-Room Holiday Inn Select

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 10, 2002– Alliance Aimed At Re-development Of Central Sao Paulo Historic Property Capitalizes On Global Re-urbanization Trend Six Continents Hotels (NYSE:SXC)(LSE:SXC)(ADRs), the world's most global hotel company, and Sao Paulo-based Group Sol Invest, announced plans for the renovation of an existing building which was once the internationally-renowned Hotel Jaragua, a major destination for … Read moreSix Continents Hotels, Sao Paulo-based Group Sol Invest, Sign Agreement for Re-development of Historic Building Into a 480-Room Holiday Inn Select

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 moreBuckhead America Applies for Listing On Nasdaq SmallCap Market

Online Travel Planning Expected to Rise More Than 25 Percent in 2003

CHICAGO, Aug. 26 Online hotel reservations will reach $6.7 billion by 2003, more than a 25 percent increase from $5.3 billion this year (PhoCusWright, June 2001). In fact, more travelers — 69 percent — book rooms on hotel Web sites like hyatt.com than online travel portals — 60 percent — (Forrester Research, April 2002). To … Read moreOnline Travel Planning Expected to Rise More Than 25 Percent in 2003

Guests of New Yorker Hotel Check the Weather Channel(R) Before Booking 'Hot' Vacation Deals

NEW YORK, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ — Looking for a deal on New York City hotels this summer? Until Labor Day, the New Yorker Hotel's Chill Out program will enable guests to pay room rates equal to the previous day's weather high temperature upon check-in. The New Yorker Hotel is going to the leading weather source … Read moreGuests of New Yorker Hotel Check the Weather Channel(R) Before Booking 'Hot' Vacation Deals

Hotel Consulting International (HCI) and Ecotourism Development Inc. (EDI)

HCI and EDI have formed a joint venture. The alliance increases HCI range of hotel advisory and valuation services to include EcoResort development and consulting. It allows EDI to synergize its unique services with the wide range of real estate and consulting services provided by HCI. EDI is one of the few companies worldwide that … Read moreHotel Consulting International (HCI) and Ecotourism Development Inc. (EDI)

Deadline Passed for the Receipt of Indicative Bids for the Forte Empire

December 5, 2000 — HVS International — The forthcoming breakup of Forte Hotels is one step closer as the deadline passed this week for the receipt of indicative bids. The auction is being managed by the investment banks Schroder Salomon Smith Barney and Dresdner Kleinwort Benson who have divided the estate into four divisions; Le … Read moreDeadline Passed for the Receipt of Indicative Bids for the Forte Empire