The Eye of the Storm: Conference Explores Hospitality Industry in Crisis, Tension between Owners and Hotel Chain Management Companies

New York, NY…Sept. 12, 2002 – Cornell Hotel School and Bickel & Brewer today announced the details of a hospitality conference that will address many cutting-edge hospitality issues, including the current storm of disputes taking place between hotel management companies and hotel managers, owners and franchisers. Scheduled for October 24 – 25, 2002 at the … Read more The Eye of the Storm: Conference Explores Hospitality Industry in Crisis, Tension between Owners and Hotel Chain Management Companies

Getaway To Lake Tahoe’S First Marriott Resorts

In time for Lake Tahoe’s renowned winter ski season, Marriott International Inc. (NYSE:MAR) is opening the doors of two resorts in November – Marriott Grand Residence Club, Lake Tahoe and Marriott’s Timber Lodge – both located on Lake Tahoe’s South Shore in Calif. To celebrate, Marriott is offering grand opening rates for November 3 through … Read more Getaway To Lake Tahoe’S First Marriott Resorts

Homewood Suites By Hilton Hotel Opens In Newark, California

Newly converted hotel represents the fourth Homewood Suites by Hilton hotel in California NEWARK, Calif., July 31, 2002 – Homewood Suites* by Hilton, the national brand of upscale all-suite, residential-style hotels, today announced the addition of the 192-suite Homewood Suites by Hilton hotel in Newark, Calif., to the brand's growing roster of more than 100 … Read more Homewood Suites By Hilton Hotel Opens In Newark, California

Huayang International Holdings, Inc. Announces the Opening of the Sheraton Shenyang Lido Hotel

SHENYANG, China–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 3, 2002–Huayang International Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: HIHI) today announced the opening of the Sheraton Shenyang Lido Hotel in Shenyang, China, a major Chinese city with a population of nearly seven million. The hotel is managed by Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc. (NYSE: HOT). Huayang International Holdings, Inc. holds a 20% interest … Read more Huayang International Holdings, Inc. Announces the Opening of the Sheraton Shenyang Lido Hotel

Candlewood Suites Offers Grandparents a Free Night on Father's Day And Other Holidays

WICHITA, Kan., June 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Grandfathers — and grandmothers — can celebrate this Father's Day with a free night's stay at Candlewood Suites. Candlewood Suites' Grandparents Stay Free program offers grandparents a free night on Father's Day when they pay for a night's lodging at Candlewood Suites the day before or after. Qualification is … Read more Candlewood Suites Offers Grandparents a Free Night on Father's Day And Other Holidays

Host Marriott Announces Acquisition of Boston Marriott Copley Place for $214 Million

BETHESDA, Md., June 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Host Marriott Corporation (NYSE:HMT) today announced that it acquired the 1,139-room Boston Marriott Copley Place, located in the famous Back Bay district of Boston, Massachusetts. The hotel was purchased for $214 million, or $188,000 per room. The purchase price includes the assumption of $97 million of debt, with an … Read more Host Marriott Announces Acquisition of Boston Marriott Copley Place for $214 Million

The Regent Sydney to become Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

SYDNEY, Australia, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts is delighted to announce that The Regent Sydney has become Four Seasons Hotel Sydney. Four Seasons has managed The Regent Sydney since 1992. With the company's worldwide growth and increasing presence in the Asia Pacific region, now is an ideal time to place the … Read more The Regent Sydney to become Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

Boykin Lodging Continues Dividend Suspension into First Quarter 2002

CLEVELAND, March 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Boykin Lodging Company (NYSE: BOY) today announced that, as expected, its Board of Directors voted to continue suspension of the quarterly cash dividend payment for the first quarter of 2002. The Company announced on December 6, 2001, that it would not declare a regular fourth-quarter cash dividend payment for 2001. … Read more Boykin Lodging Continues Dividend Suspension into First Quarter 2002