Contenders for the Forte Hotel Group Likely to Plan Creative Bids

December 8, 2000 — HVS International — Following last week's closure for indicative bids for the whole or parts of the Granada Compass hotel estate, speculation over possible bids has once again been widespread. In the absence of any definite news and in anticipation of the forthcoming shortlist, rumours have emerged concerning a possible joint … Read moreContenders for the Forte Hotel Group Likely to Plan Creative Bids

The East Coast Has a New Name in Luxury — The Mohegan Sun Hotel

UNCASVILLE, Conn., April 23 /PRNewswire/ — Mohegan Sun unveiled the final element of its $1 billion expansion, the new 34-story, 1,200-room Mohegan Sun Hotel today with a ceremony attended by Connecticut's Governor John Rowland, Mohegan tribal leadership, community and state leaders, Mohegan Sun executives and development partners. The glistening crystalline tower features more than 100,000 … Read moreThe East Coast Has a New Name in Luxury — The Mohegan Sun Hotel

The Sands Regent Announces Improved Second-Quarter Results

RENO, Nev., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ — The Sands Regent (Nasdaq: SNDS) today announced improved operating results for its second quarter ended December 31, 2000. For the six months ended December 31, 2000, the Company reported a 9% increase in revenues to $18.2 million, versus $17.0 million in the six months ended December 31, 1999. For … Read moreThe Sands Regent Announces Improved Second-Quarter Results

Friendly New Marriott World Center Interactive Travel Site Offers On-Line Vacation Values Complete With Monthly Prize Drawings for Leisure Travelers Worldwide

ORLANDO, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 14, 2002–The Orlando World Center Marriott Resort announced today the unveiling of their newly developed web site, http://www.marriottworldcenter.com featuring complete vacation and travel information, a virtual tour of the award-winning resort and an opportunity for visitors to win monthly vacation packages. The new consumer friendly site reflects the flagship property's distinctive brand … Read moreFriendly New Marriott World Center Interactive Travel Site Offers On-Line Vacation Values Complete With Monthly Prize Drawings for Leisure Travelers Worldwide

Ian Schrager Hotels Launches Website

Special Features to Include User-Friendly Customized Booking And Insiders' Guide NEW YORK, July 18 /PRNewswire/ — Responding to frequent requests from hotel guests for an Internet presence, Ian Schrager is launching the website IanSchragerHotels.com this summer, on August 5th, with the expected attention to design and total functionality. Purposefully avoiding the hype surrounding the initial … Read moreIan Schrager Hotels Launches Website

Choice Hotels Names Vice President, E-Commerce

SILVER SPRING, Md. (February 13, 2002) – Choice Hotels International, Inc., (NYSE:CHH) today announced the appointment of Mary Beth Knight as vice president, e-commerce, effective February 25. In her new role, she will be responsible for the company’s global e-commerce strategies, applications, implementations and distributions. She joins Choice from Best Western International, where she served … Read moreChoice Hotels Names Vice President, E-Commerce

Alaska Airlines Welcomes Delta Hotels as Newest Mileage Plan Partner

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 5, 2002–Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members can now earn frequent flyer miles as they sleep at Canada's largest first-class hotel group. A new frequent flyer partnership with Delta Hotels allows Alaska Airlines Mileage Plan members to earn 500 miles for each qualifying stay. To celebrate the new partnership, members can earn Double Mileage … Read moreAlaska Airlines Welcomes Delta Hotels as Newest Mileage Plan Partner

RFS Announces Corrected 2001 Dividend Allocation

MEMPHIS, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 10, 2002–RFS Hotel Investors (NYSE: RFS), a hotel real estate investment trust with a portfolio of 58 hotels, announced today that the company's characterization of 2001 dividends on its common shares for income tax reporting purposes has been corrected as follows: Paid Dividends Ordinary Return of Dates Per share Income Capital — … Read moreRFS Announces Corrected 2001 Dividend Allocation

Hampton® Announces Hotel Conversion of the Year

MEMPHIS, Tenn., February 21, 2002 – Hampton®, the national brand of mid-priced Hampton Inn* and Hampton Inn & Suites* hotels, has recognized the 137-room Hampton Inn & Suites-Buffalo-Downtown hotel, owned by Buffalo Lodging Associates, LLC., as the brand's national recipient of the Conversion of the Year Award. The company received the award during the Hilton … Read moreHampton® Announces Hotel Conversion of the Year

Wyndham Extends Its ByRequest Program to Luxury Properties, Taking Personalized Service to a New Level

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 26, 2002– Wyndham Luxury Resort Guests Receive the Benefits of a Personalized Guest Room, Free Long Distance Phone Calls and More As part of its ongoing effort to enhance the hotel guest experience, Wyndham International (NYSE:WYN) recently expanded its one-of-a-kind guest recognition program, Wyndham ByRequest(SM), to include six Wyndham Luxury Resorts. Now, when … Read moreWyndham Extends Its ByRequest Program to Luxury Properties, Taking Personalized Service to a New Level