Marriott Rewards and Visa Team Up to Offer Double Points

LONDON/SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON, D.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 13, 2001–Marriott International, Inc. (MAR/NYSE) and Visa will offer double points and double night credit toward special elite status and benefits for Visa cardholders and Marriott Rewards members, October 15, 2001 through March 31, 2002. Starting with the second hotel stay paid for with a Visa card during this period, Marriott … Read moreMarriott Rewards and Visa Team Up to Offer Double Points

Raffles International Enters Into Cooperative Marketing Alliance With Blue Tree Hotels & Resorts of Brazil

Singapore, October 2, 2003 Swissôtel Hotels & Resorts and Blue Tree Hotels & Resorts in Brazil have signed an agreement for a joint marketing alliance to cultivate cross-promotional opportunities. The signing of the alliance allows the two groups to harness each other's strengths in their respective stronghold markets.

Six Continents Hotels Signs Long-term Management Contracts

Atlanta, Georgia, October 17, 2002 – Six Continents Hotels, Inc. (www.sixcontinentshotels.com), the world's most global hotel group, is pleased to announce it has executed two new long-term management contracts. In an agreement with joint venture partners, Hotel Venture Limited Partnership and Circa Capital Corporation, Six Continents Hotels, Inc. will manage six of Circa's existing Holiday … Read moreSix Continents Hotels Signs Long-term Management Contracts

Acquisition Of Controlling Interest In Gulf Star World Development W.L.L., Bahrain, Developer Of The Planned Dream Island Resort Leisure And Entertainment Complex

VANCOUVER, July 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ – The Board of Directors of STRATEGIC INTERNET INVESTMENTS, INCORPORATED, (the Company), is pleased to inform shareholders that the Company has entered into a Letter Agreement with British Columbia, Canada based, Star Leisure & Entertainment Inc., (Star Leisure) to purchase 80% of the outstanding share capital of Bahrain incorporated Gulf Star … Read moreAcquisition Of Controlling Interest In Gulf Star World Development W.L.L., Bahrain, Developer Of The Planned Dream Island Resort Leisure And Entertainment Complex

AmeriSuites Introduces Sweepstakes at Its Hotels Across U.S.

FAIRFIELD, N.J., May 28 /PRNewswire/ — AmeriSuites(R) hotels has launched its AmeriSuites Trans-Am Racing Team Sweepstakes to celebrate the fourth year of the hotel chain's sponsorship of the American Spirit Racing team in the Trans-Am series. AmeriSuites is the Preferred Hotel of the Trans-Am Series and sponsors the AmeriSuites Jaguar #12 driven by Michael Lewis. … Read moreAmeriSuites Introduces Sweepstakes at Its Hotels Across U.S.

Villager Brand Recognizes System’s Best During Annual Conference

DALLAS, TX – Villager Franchise Systems Inc. today recognized and honored the chain’s best personnel and properties at its national conference held at the Hyatt Regency Dallas. The awards recognized exceptional Villager Lodge®, Villager PremierSM and Hearthside by Villager properties and personnel in eight categories for consistently exceeding expectations during 2001, and for serving as … Read moreVillager Brand Recognizes System’s Best During Annual Conference

Hilton Named Best Global Hotel Chain in Global Finance Magazine Readers' Survey

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. & WATFORD, U.K April 24, 2002–Hilton(R), one of the world's most recognized hotel brands, has been recognized as the Best Global Hotel Chain by the readers of Global Finance magazine in the first annual Global Finance Awards. In order to ensure these awards reflected the real experiences of frequent business travelers, Global … Read moreHilton Named Best Global Hotel Chain in Global Finance Magazine Readers' Survey

The 'Park South', Manhattan's Newest Boutique Hotel, To Open in January 2001

NEW YORK, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ — The Park South Hotel, located in Manhattan's emerging Rose Hill neighborhood, will open in January 2001, announced Don Glassie, head of Atlantic Stars Hospitality Group, owner and operator of the hotel. The 143-room hotel, housed in a historic building built in 1907, will feature elegant, stylish guestrooms and public … Read moreThe 'Park South', Manhattan's Newest Boutique Hotel, To Open in January 2001

Cendant Reacquires the Days Inn and Howard Johnson Brands

July 3, 2001 – HVS International Cendant Corporation, the world's largest franchisor of hotels with more than 6,400 hotels, has announced that it has reacquired the Days Inn and Howard Johnson hotel brands in the UK and mainland Europe. Previously, Cendant managed its UK brands under master licence agreements with independent franchise operators. This deal … Read moreCendant Reacquires the Days Inn and Howard Johnson Brands

Lodgian Sends Letter to Shareholders Outlining Terms of Proposed Sale

ATLANTA, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ — Lodgian, Inc., (NYSE: LOD) reported today that it has sent a letter to its shareholders providing them with important information to consider relating to the proposal announced yesterday to sell Lodgian. As stated in the earlier announcement, the Company has postponed its annual shareholder meeting until Friday, October 20, 2000. … Read moreLodgian Sends Letter to Shareholders Outlining Terms of Proposed Sale