Best Western Hits Grand Slam With A Trip Of A Lifetime

A lucky guest will go to the World Series and throw out a ceremonial first pitch PHOENIX, July 22, 2002 – Best Western, The World's Largest Hotel Chain(tm) announced today that it has teamed up with MasterCard International for the MasterCard Presents Major League Baseball Memorable Moments promotion. The partnership is part of a summer-long … Read moreBest Western Hits Grand Slam With A Trip Of A Lifetime

IH&RA identifies new world challenges in 2nd Annual Hospitality and Foodservice Technology Summit

Paris, 14 2002 – A Summit on Hospitality and Foodservice Technology convened by the International Hotel & Restaurant Association (IH&RA) gathered top marketing and information technology executives to discuss priorities and action steps for the coming years in response to the many events of the past year. The full day discussion, held during HOSTEC-EURHOTEC Exhibition … Read moreIH&RA identifies new world challenges in 2nd Annual Hospitality and Foodservice Technology Summit

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas Reports EBITDA Up 3rd Year in a Row With 4th Quarter EBITDA Up 52%

LAS VEGAS, March 6 /PRNewswire/ — Hard Rock Hotel, Inc. (Hard Rock), which owns and operates the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, today reported cash flow, or earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, amortization and other non-operating items (EBITDA), of $30.1 million and $6.3 million for the year and quarter ended December … Read moreHard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas Reports EBITDA Up 3rd Year in a Row With 4th Quarter EBITDA Up 52%

The Sol Pelícanos-Ocas, First Hotel in Benidorm To Achieve ISO 14001 Environmental Management Certification

The Sol Pelícanos-Ocas hotel in Benidorm (Alicante, Spain) has been awarded ISO 14001 Environmental Management Certification for its conservation and defence of the natural environment. The hotel is the first in Benidorm to achieve the award. The quality of hotel services, the enthusiastic involvement of its personnel and the co-operation of guests and suppliers have … Read moreThe Sol Pelícanos-Ocas, First Hotel in Benidorm To Achieve ISO 14001 Environmental Management Certification

Marriott Awards CSM Lodging Developer of the Year

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ — CSM Lodging has been named as Marriott's Developer of the Year in an unprecedented two years in a row. The quality of CSM's buildings is exemplary as is the customer service provided by their hotels, says Daryl Nickel, Vice President of Marriott International. They have contributed to the tremendous growth … Read moreMarriott Awards CSM Lodging Developer of the Year

Homewood Suites by Hilton Offers E-Coupons from Top Book Retailers to Guests Booking Online

MEMPHIS, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 3, 2002– Travelers Can Catch up on Reading or Start Holiday Shopping Early With Savings from Borders(R), Waldenbooks(R) or Brentanos(R) Homewood Suites(R) by Hilton, the national brand of upscale all-suite, residential-style hotels, announced that starting today, guests making their hotel reservations online via the Homewood Suites by Hilton Web site will receive … Read moreHomewood Suites by Hilton Offers E-Coupons from Top Book Retailers to Guests Booking Online

Worldres.Com Network Grows To Over 30,000 Hotels And Accommodations Worldwide

With the addition of major brands and thousands of independent properties, WorldRes is the most diverse and fastest growing online hotel network San Mateo, Calif.––June 13, 2002––WorldRes.com, a leading online hotel reservation network, today announced that its hotel supply has grown to more than 30,000 hotels, bed & breakfasts, inns and resorts. On and offline … Read moreWorldres.Com Network Grows To Over 30,000 Hotels And Accommodations Worldwide

ResortQuest Expands Presence in Hawaii With Two New Management Assignments

HONOLULU–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 20, 2002– Aston Hotels & Resorts Selected to Manage Waikiki Parkside Hotel and Waikoloa Colony Villas ResortQuest International has expanded its presence in Hawaii with the addition of two new management contracts for its subsidiary, Aston Hotels & Resorts Hawaii. Aston has been selected by LaeRoc Partners, LLC of Manhattan Beach, Calif., to … Read moreResortQuest Expands Presence in Hawaii With Two New Management Assignments

Vacation Property Owners Lose Billions After 911 Terrorist Attacks, Reports Author Christopher Cain

ORLANDO, Fla. – Feb 1, 2002 — The airlines and the rest of the travel industry have lost billions of dollars due to 911 terrorist attacks. Less publicized are the more than 6 million American vacation property owners who (as a group) also lost billions in rental income, reports Christopher Cain, author of Road Map … Read moreVacation Property Owners Lose Billions After 911 Terrorist Attacks, Reports Author Christopher Cain

Host Marriott Corporation Announces $0.03 Increase in its Quarterly Cash Dividend to $0.26 Per Common Share

BETHESDA, Md., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ — Host Marriott Corporation (NYSE: HMT) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.26 per share of common stock ($1.04 per share per year). This represents an increase of 13% and is the second increase this year. The dividend is payable on January … Read moreHost Marriott Corporation Announces $0.03 Increase in its Quarterly Cash Dividend to $0.26 Per Common Share