WHITE PLAINS, N.Y Sept. 3, 2002 Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) named Bill Linehan, a 17-year hotel and marketing veteran, as vice president, product development. In this newly created position, Linehan is responsible for distribution growth for Starwood's new-build prototype development, which includes alignment of design and development, marketing, operations, technology and … Read more
Singapore, September 16, 2002 Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels today announced new appointments in its Asian operations. Ms Chee Hok Yean, former National Director and Head of Jones Lang LaSalle Valuation Advisory Services in Singapore, will be transferring to Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels to assume the role of Senior Vice President in its Asian Corporate … Read more
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (July 30, 2002) Cendant Corporations hotel group has named Marian Bianchini as senior director of corporate & travel industry sales, responsible for all corporate accounts and travel agency and consortia sales. Bianchini, who is based in Parsippany, previously served Le Meridien Hotels & Resorts in New York as vice president of sales, … Read more
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (May 28, 2002) Cendant Corporations hotel group has introduced a quick quote service that allows tour operators to access net rates via the Internet for groups of 10 or more at 6,622 open hotels under the Super 8®, Days Inn®, Ramada®, Travelodge®, Howard Johnson®, Knights Inn®, Villager, Wingate Inn® and AmeriHost Inn® … Read more
PARSIPPANY, N.J. (June 24, 2002) Knights Franchise Systems Inc. today announced the election and appointment of new members to the Knights Inn Advisory Board. Arvind R. Patel, owner of the Sarasota, Fla., Knights Inn hotel, was elected chairman by his peers. His responsibilities will include developing agendas with Knights Inn senior leadership, facilitating board … Read more
ROCKWALL, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 11, 2002–American Leisure Holdings Inc. (OTCBB: FWPC) has announced new appointees to its Board of Directors. The Board intends to announce the appointment of audit, compensation and nomination committee members in the future, in addition to seeking additional independent directors who will add to the vision of the company. Similarly, ALH will … Read more
McLean, VA March 5, 2003 David L. Durbin, President & CEO, Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc. announces the promotion of Tory Waterman to Senior Vice President & Controller.
After eight years as General Manager of the Hotel Adlon Kempinski in Berlin, Gianni van Daalen is assuming the positions of Managing Director of the Owning Company and General Manager of the Hotel Baltschug Kempinski in Moscow.