Report – Safe Hotel Design

Protecting civilian buildings from increasing crime and terrorist activity is one of the most critical architectural design challenges today. The September 11 terrorist attack on World Trade Centre has forever changed our perspective on homeland safety. The tragedy and the continuous terrorist alerts thereafter heightened the awareness of the vulnerability of our built environment and … Read more

HSMAI’s Affordable Meetings® Mid-America Designed To Help Planners & Exhibitors During Uncertain Times

WASHINGTON, DC (March 14, 2002) – The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International’s (HSMAI) second annual Affordable Meetings® Mid-America show, taking place April 17 – 18, 2002, at Chicago’s Navy Pier, Chicago, IL, will deliver a dynamic program of “need-to-know” educational seminars relating to cost-effective meeting planning. Qualified meeting planners from across the country can … Read more

Renaissance Offers $50 Off Two-Night Stays To Guests Flying American, Delta, Air Canada or United

WASHINGTON, March 20 /PRNewswire/ — Renaissance Hotels, Resorts and Suites will offer guests of its U.S. and Canadian hotels a $50 Bonus Bucks certificate toward a future two-night stay at any Renaissance hotel worldwide when they present proof of travel* on a partner airline: United, Delta, Air Canada or American. The Renaissance Show Your Ticket … Read more

MGM MIRAGE Announces Agreement in Principle for Detroit Permanent Facility

LAS VEGAS, March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — MGM MIRAGE (NYSE:MGG) announced today that MGM Grand Detroit and the City of Detroit have reached an agreement in principle regarding the development of MGM Grand Detroit's permanent hotel/casino complex. The project will consist of 400 hotel rooms (with possible expansion by an additional 400 rooms when warranted by … Read more

Greater Toronto Area Hotel Becomes A Hilton In Special Dedication Ceremony

Greater Toronto Area Hotel Becomes A Hilton In Special Dedication Ceremony Introducing the Hilton Suites Toronto/Markham Conference Centre & Spa MARKHAM, Ontario, April 2 /PRNewswire/ — Hilton Hotels Corporation (NYSE:HLT) is proud to announce the unveiling of the Hilton Suites Toronto/Markham Conference Centre & Spa in Ontario, Canada, representing another addition to the Hilton brand's … Read more


NEW YORK, August 21, 2001 – Business Enterprises for Sustainable Travel (BEST) has selected the Ka'anapali Beach Hotel, a 430-room property in Maui, as the subject of its latest Best Practices report. BEST, an initiative of The Conference Board in association with the World Travel & Tourism Council, regularly profiles travel-related companies whose exemplary sustainable … Read more

Extended Stay America, Inc. Opens Hotel in Carlsbad, California

Extended Stay America, Inc. (NYSE: ESA) has opened a three-story Extended StayAmerica Efficiency Studios hotel located at 1050 Grand Avenue, Carlsbad, California. The 106 room hotel is the Company's first property in Carlsbad, its 53rd property in the state and its 451st property overall. According to Chief Executive Officer George D. Johnson, Jr., The extended-stay … Read more

Preferred Hotels & Resorts Announces Six New Members

preferred hotels® & resorts worldwide extends global presence by adding properties from MEXICO, UK and south america to portfolio The Lanesborough Returns to the World's Finest and Most Exclusive Hotel Collection Chicago, Illinois, October, 2002 – Preferred Hotels® & Resorts Worldwide, a prestigious brand of more than 120 distinctive luxury hotels and resorts has expanded … Read more

Quality Inn Oceanfront Resort Opens In Pompano Beach, Fla.

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 18, 2002) – The 95-room Quality Inn Oceanfront Resort, located at 1208 N. Ocean Blvd. (A1A) here, is now open. The Quality Inn Oceanfront Resort, formerly operated as the Ocean Point Resort, recently completed a $100,000 renovation, updating the lobby and rest rooms with a marble floor, vinyl wallcovering and new … Read more