Crowne Plaza Hotels in Latin America Offering 20% Commission to Travel Agencies Through December 31, 2001

MIAMI, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ — Effective immediately, Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts will be offering 20% commission to travel agencies booking any Crowne Plaza hotel in South America, announced Jorge Mejia, Vice President Sales & Marketing Latin America for Six Continents Hotels, owners of the Crowne Plaza brand. The offer is effective through December 31, … Read moreCrowne Plaza Hotels in Latin America Offering 20% Commission to Travel Agencies Through December 31, 2001

Doubletree Hotel Minneapolis Park Place Receives North America's First Ultimate Service Award

MINNEAPOLIS April 24, 2002 The Doubletree Hotel Minneapolis Park Place is proud to announce that they were the sole recipient of the first annual Ultimate Service Award for North America. The hotel was presented with a Villeroy & Boch crystal award sculpture for their achievement at the International Hotel Investment Forum in Berlin in late … Read moreDoubletree Hotel Minneapolis Park Place Receives North America's First Ultimate Service Award

Cendant Issues Statement in Response to Request by NYSE

NEW YORK, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — In response to a request made by the New York Stock Exchange, Cendant Corporation (NYSE: CD) issued the following statements: In contrast to rumors in the market today about an impending negative news media story on Cendant, the Company is not aware of any negative media focused on the … Read moreCendant Issues Statement in Response to Request by NYSE

Torrequebrada Resort & Casino Located in Malaga, Spain to Be Acquired By Phoenix Partners L.P., Merging Partner to AmeriResource Technologies, Inc.

LAS VEGAS and NEW YORK, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ — Delmar A. Janovec, Chairman and CEO of AmeriResource Technologies, Inc. (ARET) (OTC Bulletin Board: ARET) and Mr. Joseph Del Valle, Managing Partner of Phoenix Partners LP. (Phoenix) have announced that Phoenix Partners has executed an agreement to acquire the Torrequebrada Resort & Casino located in Malaga, … Read moreTorrequebrada Resort & Casino Located in Malaga, Spain to Be Acquired By Phoenix Partners L.P., Merging Partner to AmeriResource Technologies, Inc.

Jameson Inns, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results

ATLANTA, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ — Jameson Inns, Inc. (Nasdaq: JAMS), a hotel real estate investment trust (REIT), and owner of Jameson Inns and Signature Inns, today announced results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2001. Funds from operations (FFO) were $3.4 million, or $.30 cents per share of common stock, for the quarter ended … Read moreJameson Inns, Inc. Reports Third Quarter Results

Feature – The Importance of Project Management in Technology by Chris Hartmann

Project Management in a technology context is sometimes perceived as a frightening phrase to hoteliers who associate it with complex software and a huge bureaucracy. Yet in hospitality technology, “project management” can and should be employed for everything from ongoing staff training to purchasing and installing a new computer system.

Las Vegas, Nevada to Host Inaugural “T.I.M.A. Summit” – Promising New Leadership in Hotel Inventory Distribution

Phoenix, AZ – Travel Inventory Marketing Alliance, LLC (T.I.M.A.) is pleased to announce the inaugural T.I.M.A. Summit, to be held at the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, NV, on September 4th-5th, 2002. Events include opening cocktail reception the evening of the 4th followed by a full day discussion and public premier of … Read moreLas Vegas, Nevada to Host Inaugural “T.I.M.A. Summit” – Promising New Leadership in Hotel Inventory Distribution

UniFocus Introduces New Mechanism For Guest Feedback

CARROLLTON, TX — UniFocus, a knowledge and performance management company for service industries, recently introduced the GUESTScope pod, a new mechanism to allow guests to electronically record their perceptions of a hotel at checkout. “Hotels have always wanted to know what their guests are thinking at the most critical time – when they are experiencing … Read moreUniFocus Introduces New Mechanism For Guest Feedback

Transactions Fly with Southern DataComm's ProtoBase® High-Speed Payment Solutions

TAMPA, FLORIDA (Thursday, June 20, 2002) – Southern DataComm. Inc., (SDC) – from HITEC, produced by Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals, and Retail Systems 2002/VICS Collaborative Commerce in Chicago, will be demonstrating high-speed payment processing. SDC, as the industry leader in payment processing, will be highlighting high-speed transaction processing with authorization rates at sub-three second … Read moreTransactions Fly with Southern DataComm's ProtoBase® High-Speed Payment Solutions

Small Luxury Hotels Of The World Sees Success In Aiding The Competition With 'invitation To Experience' Short-Term Guest Loyalty Program

DALLAS, March 28 – Small Luxury Hotels of the World, a global consortium of 270 of the world's finest hotels and resorts, is seeing success in aiding the competition with its new Invitation to Experience, a short-term guest loyalty program. Lee Ann Gamble, SLH Regional Manager of The Americas, is delighted with the overwhelmingly positive … Read moreSmall Luxury Hotels Of The World Sees Success In Aiding The Competition With 'invitation To Experience' Short-Term Guest Loyalty Program