Boost For Regional Tourism With Accor's Takeover of Fortland Trust Hotels

Accor expands in key regional centres in Queensland and Northern Territory 19 September 2000: Australia's largest hotel group, Accor, is to add seven hotels in key centres in Queensland and the Northern Territory, when it takes over the leases and management contracts of hotels that are currently part of the Fortland Hotel Property Trust. Accor … Read moreBoost For Regional Tourism With Accor's Takeover of Fortland Trust Hotels

Accor First-Half 2002 Results Resilient in a Challenging Business Environment

PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 10, 2002–Accor (REUTERS:ACCP.PA) (BLOOMBERG:ACRF)(SICOVAM:12040): In EUR millions June 2001 June 2002 % Change Sales 3 600 3 585 -0.4% EBITDAR 960 933 -2.8% Profit before tax 355 303 -14.7% Net income 224 221 -1.3% Earnings per share (EUR) 1.14 1.12 -1.7% First-half sales In an environment shaped by the impact of September 11 … Read moreAccor First-Half 2002 Results Resilient in a Challenging Business Environment

Extended Stay America, Inc. Releases 2nd Quarter, 2002 Financial Report

SPARTANBURG, S.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 22, 2002–Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE:ESA), a leading provider of extended stay lodging, today reported the results of its operations for the three months and six months ended June 30, 2002. Reflecting the continued impact on travel resulting from the slowing of the U.S. economy, the events of September 11, 2001 and … Read moreExtended Stay America, Inc. Releases 2nd Quarter, 2002 Financial Report

The 100,000,000th Cookie Is Coming! Doubletree Reaches Significant Historical Milestone by Serving Same Legendary Chocolate Chip Cookies to Loving Guests

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif May 30, 2002 Doubletree(R) Hotels, Suites, Resorts and Clubs have built a reputation on a unique item that keeps leisure and business travelers coming back for more: its hallmark chocolate chip cookie presented to each guest at check-in. Synonymous with Doubletree hospitality, the cookie has played a starring role in differentiating the … Read moreThe 100,000,000th Cookie Is Coming! Doubletree Reaches Significant Historical Milestone by Serving Same Legendary Chocolate Chip Cookies to Loving Guests

Leisure Canada Inc. announces C$7,500,000 private placement

Leisure Canada Inc. announces C$7,500,000 private placement Shares issued & Outstanding: 33,884,007 Trading Symbol: TSX Venture Exchange: LCN Cusip No.:52491104 VANCOUVER, June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Leisure Canada Inc., a leading developer of luxury resorts in Cuba, is pleased to announce it has reached an agreement with International Capital Inc. (ICI) for the private placement of … Read moreLeisure Canada Inc. announces C$7,500,000 private placement

Most Job Seekers in New York Area Have Not Participated in Workplace Diversity Programs

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 19, 2002–Most job seekers in the greater New York metropolitan area have not participated in workplace diversity programs, according to recent research findings from The New York Times Job Market, the print and online recruitment services offering of The New York Times advertising department. Only 21% of New York area job seekers … Read moreMost Job Seekers in New York Area Have Not Participated in Workplace Diversity Programs

John Q. Hammons Hotels, Inc. Exceeds Industry RevPAR for Fourth Quar

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb.13, 2002–John Q. Hammons Hotels, Inc. (AMEX:JQH) today reported on its full-year and fourth-quarter 2001 results. Full-Year Results Total revenue was $436.7 million for the 2001 year, up slightly compared to the 2000 year total revenue of $436.6 million. Total earnings before interest expense, taxes, depreciation, and amortization (EBITDA) were $121.3 million for … Read moreJohn Q. Hammons Hotels, Inc. Exceeds Industry RevPAR for Fourth Quar

Best Western International Plans to Add More Than 300 Hotels by End of 2002

Feb. 21, 2002–Best Western, The World's Largest Hotel Chain(TM), has developed aggressive expansion initiatives for the 2002 fiscal year. The company's development team is focusing on key international gateways and 35 North American cities that are underserved by Best Western. In total, the hotel chain plans to add more than 300 hotels around the globe. … Read moreBest Western International Plans to Add More Than 300 Hotels by End of 2002