Best Western International Expands Groups Online To Include Tour Operator Rates

PHOENIX, April 9, 2002 – Best Western International, The World's Largest Hotel Chain(tm), has enhanced its Groups Online Web site to include group rates that are available only to tour operators. The easy to navigate site features hotel rich information for more than 1,600 Best Western hotels in 30 countries including color photos, amenities, meeting … Read moreBest Western International Expands Groups Online To Include Tour Operator Rates

Crestline Reports First Quarter 2002 Results

McLEAN, VA, May 2, 2002 – Crestline Capital Corporation (NYSE:CLJ) reported first quarter 2002 Earnings before Interest Expense, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization and other non-cash items (EBITDA) of $4.0 million, an 83 percent decrease from first quarter 2001 EBITDA of $23.7 million. Diluted earnings per common share were $1.61 for the first quarter of 2002, … Read moreCrestline Reports First Quarter 2002 Results

Choctaw Resort Development Enterprise Announces Second Quarter Results

CHOCTAW RESERVATION, Miss.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 7, 2002–The Choctaw Resort Development Enterprise (CRDE) today announced revenues and results for its second quarter, which ended March 31, 2002. Net revenues for the quarter were $63.1 million compared to $64.1 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2001. The $1.0 million, or 1.6%, decrease in net revenues was primarily … Read moreChoctaw Resort Development Enterprise Announces Second Quarter Results

Holiday Inn Hotels are the Place for Families This Spring and Summer

The family-oriented brand puts full family enjoyment first As America's hotel celebrates its 50th birthday, the Holiday Inn(R) brand continues to meet the needs of families by offering innovative ways to make traveling fun for parents and children alike. Holiday Inn is the place to be this spring and summer for families with kids. Holiday … Read moreHoliday Inn Hotels are the Place for Families This Spring and Summer

Lake Tahoe Resort Real Estate Heating Up

OLYMPIC VALLEY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 16, 2002–As Northern California's residential real estate market continues to heat up, demand for resort real estate is keeping pace. Lake Tahoe, which draws as much as 70% of its visitors from the Bay Area, has seen a particularly strong increase in sales to date, and increasing list prices on vacation … Read moreLake Tahoe Resort Real Estate Heating Up

Feature – The Secret to Foodservice Design: Follow the Flow of Food

To kick off this column, I thought I would start by giving away the biggest, baddest secret to successful kitchen design. All right, it is right there in the title, but it is certainly worth repeating … follow the flow of food. By this, I mean that the facility should be designed to handle the … Read moreFeature – The Secret to Foodservice Design: Follow the Flow of Food

Wyndham International Reports Fourth Quarter Results

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 5, 2002–Wyndham International, Inc. (NYSE:WYN) today reported results for the fourth quarter and full year ending Dec. 31, 2001. Business Performance On a pro forma basis, which reflects adjustments for acquisitions and dispositions, earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA), as adjusted, was $76.8 million for the fourth quarter versus $141.1 million … Read moreWyndham International Reports Fourth Quarter Results

S&P Lowers, Affirms Ratings on Ten Affiliates of Strategic Hotel Capital

NEW YORK, May 20 /PRNewswire/ — Standard & Poor's today lowered its ratings on three classes of Ten Affiliates of Strategic Hotel Capital LLC's SHC floating-rate commercial mortgage-backed securities series 2001-SHC1. At the same time, ratings are affirmed on four other classes in the pool (see list). The downgrades reflect the deterioration in the pool's … Read moreS&P Lowers, Affirms Ratings on Ten Affiliates of Strategic Hotel Capital