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Hyatt Place Canton Celebrates Official Opening
3/3/2015 2:36:23 PM
Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) and TMI Hospitality today announce the opening of Hyatt Place Canton , a 105-room hotel located in Belden Village Shopping area. “We are very excited to bring Hyatt Place brand to Canton, and we’re looking forward to creating a positive travel experience for each and every guest that walks through our doors,” said General Manager Jack …
Discount African Hunts Forms Marketing Alliance with Mozambique Outfitters
Discount African Hunts Forms Marketing Alliance with Mozambique Outfitters
3/2/2015 11:00:00 AM
“This is an exciting opportunity for Discount African Hunts ’ clients to be able to hunt some of the best areas in Mozambique, with our two new outfitters," said John Martins, owner of Discount African Hunts .  Kwalta Wilderness Safaris has rights to hunt approximately 150 miles of shoreline on lake Cahora Bassa, the fourth largest artificial lake in Africa.  Zambeze Delta …
Sunshine Coast Photographer Offers Women Tips on How to Look Beautiful in Photographs
2/26/2015 9:00:00 AM
QUEENSLAND, Australia February 2015 – A photograph freezes a moment in time and breathes life back into memories. However, photographs can make people feel self-conscious and uncomfortable, as the picture also represents a depiction of themselves to others. According to Sunshine Coast photographer , Paula Brennan, it’s crucial to capture the memory in an authentic …
Courtyard Marks 1,000th Hotel Milestone With Global Celebrations And 50 Million Marriott Rewards Points
Courtyard Marks 1,000th Hotel Milestone With Global Celebrations And 50 Million Marriott Rewards Points
2/23/2015 10:10:12 AM
Courtyard by Marriott, the world’s 8th largest hospitality brand*, reaches its 1,000 hotel milestone and celebrates on a global scale.  Customer events during a six week span will kick off today with the grand opening of the Courtyard Agra in India. The pinnacle of the festivities will be on March 31 when the Courtyard Walla Walla will be designated as the 1,000th hotel. On …
Marriott Shines as Favorite Hospitality Company on FORTUNE’s World’s Most Admired Companies List
2/20/2015 12:28:04 PM
 Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) has been ranked the World’s Most Admired  Lodging Company by FORTUNE, another step toward its vision to be “the world’s favorite travel company.” Ranking 37 out of the top companies across the globe, Marriott is the highest ranked hospitality company on the list, and the highest ranked company in its headquarters’ region, which …
Exhibit Surveys to Exhibit; Executives to Lead Conference Sessions at EXHIBITORLIVE
Exhibit Surveys to Exhibit; Executives to Lead Conference Sessions at EXHIBITORLIVE
2/20/2015 7:00:00 AM
Exhibit Surveys, Inc., the award-winning, leading provider of research, measurement, and consulting services exclusively for the exhibition and event industry , announced today that it will be exhibiting and presenting conference educational sessions at EXHIBITOR LIVE . All attendees are invited to booth 1337 to see how Exhibit Surveys can help you stay ahead of your …
Asian American Hotel Owners Association and First Bankcard® Launch MasterCard® for AAHOA Members
2/19/2015 9:06:04 AM
The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA), the largest hotel owners association in the world, and First Bankcard®, a division of First National Bank of Omaha and a leading issuer of credit cards, announce the launch of the Business Edition®  with Absolute Rewards® MasterCard®, as well as the Commercial Edition® MasterCard®, both designed exclusively for AAHOA …
Hyatt Place Tijuana Opens in Mexico
2/18/2015 2:12:51 PM
Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced the opening of Hyatt Place Tijuana in Baja California, Mexico. Hyatt Place Tijuana is the fourth Hyatt Place hotel to open in Mexico, and continues Hyatt’s growth strategy in the country.  “We are delighted to see that the Hyatt Place brand’s guest appeal is growing and leveraging travelers from Mexico and around the …
Go All In With Hyatt Zilara And Hyatt Ziva
Go All In With Hyatt Zilara And Hyatt Ziva
2/17/2015 2:43:29 PM
With winter in full swing, and spring break just around the corner, Hyatt announces the launch of #HyattAllIn, a social sweepstakes introducing its all inclusive brands, Hyatt Zilara and Hyatt Ziva . Through March 10, entrants are encouraged to watch a two-minute YouTube video and share the video on Twitter using #HyattAllIn and #HZEntry for the opportunity to win a stay …
Omni Hotels & Resorts Announces New General Manager for Omni Berkshire Place
2/13/2015 10:15:19 AM
Omni Hotels & Resorts announced the appointment of industry veteran Delfin Ortiz as the general manager of the Omni Berkshire Place in New York City. In this role, Ortiz will manage all operational aspects at the luxurious Midtown Manhattan property, including sales, marketing, food and beverage and future growth efforts. Ortiz has spent his illustrious …
Hyatt Launches Free Wi-Fi to All Guests Worldwide, Effective February 14
Hyatt Launches Free Wi-Fi to All Guests Worldwide, Effective February 14
2/13/2015 10:04:59 AM
Effective February 14, 2015, all Hyatt hotels and resorts worldwide will provide free Wi-Fi to guests independent of booking method or loyalty program participation. This industry-leading offer will be available to guests on an unlimited number of mobile devices or laptops in guest rooms and social spaces at Hyatt-branded hotels. “We continue to evolve our offerings by …
EXHIBITORLIVE New Product Showcase Finalists Announced
2/11/2015 7:45:01 PM
Exhibitor Media Group , the award-winning leader in trade show and corporate event marketing education, today announced that 43 new products are debuting at the upcoming EXHIBITOR LIVE exhibition as part of its New Product Showcase.  All of the products or services, many of which are currently featured in the February issue of EXHIBITOR magazine , are new innovations …
New Study Confirms Value of Air Transport in Panama
2/11/2015 12:55:28 PM
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced new data showing that aviation and aviation-related tourism contributes some $5.9 billion to Panama’s economy, an amount equal to 12.6% of the country’s GDP. This is much higher than the global average contribution of 3.4%, reflecting the positive impact of efficient connectivity to Panama’s economy. This finding was …
Property Managers in Puerto Rico Turn to Zimmetry Environmental to Identify & Resolve IEQ Issues
Property Managers in Puerto Rico Turn to Zimmetry Environmental to Identify & Resolve IEQ Issues
2/9/2015 4:19:23 PM
Across Puerto Rico and the rest of the Caribbean, many people live and work in rental properties.  Millions more come to visit the region each year and stay in hotels and resorts that cater to tourists and business travelers from around the globe.   These properties are managed by landlords and property managers who are tasked with maintaining the properties and keeping …
IHG Opens the First Holiday Inn Express® Hotel In Pachuca, Mexico
2/9/2015 2:06:01 PM
InterContinental Hotels Group ( IHG ), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, today announces the opening of IHG’s first Holiday Inn Express® hotel in Pachuca , Mexico. The new-build 118-room Holiday Inn Express Pachuca hotel is located in the state of Hidalgo, near one of the most important gold and silver mining areas in Mexico, and joins the Holiday Inn hotel …
Rezidor and SOK extend their strategic partnership in Finland
2/9/2015 10:48:22 AM
Rezidor, a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, and SOK have extended their strategic partnership in Finland: The groups have renewed their cooperation agreement (originally signed in 1997 and expired at the end of 2014) by ten years. Rezidor and SOK have also optimised their joint portfolio and concluded the franchise contracts for six Finnish hotels with 1,500 rooms – …
Juicy Stakes Giving Online Poker Tournament Players yet Another Chance to Play in the Caribbean
Juicy Stakes Giving Online Poker Tournament Players yet Another Chance to Play in the Caribbean
2/9/2015 9:59:13 AM
This month yet another Juicy Stakes Poker online poker tournament player will win their way to the Caribbean to  play in the $200,000 CPPT IV St Maarten Caribbean Main Event.  Online satellite tournaments starting with a $2.00  $0.20 buy-in begin today.   The$4100 prize package includes $1650 Buy-In to the $200,000 CPPT Main Event (April 30th to May 3rd 2015), five nights …
Fujifilm Announces Alliance With Dream Photo Tours and X-Series Global Ambassadors
2/9/2015 9:00:00 AM
Valhalla, N.Y., February 9, 2015 – FUJIFILM North America Corporation today announced its alliance with the newly launched Dream Photo Tours and support of FUJIFILM X-Series Global Ambassadors, Ken Kaminesky and Elia Locardi . Dream Photo Tours is a global initiative that brings photography and world travel destinations to enthusiasts for a rare opportunity to …
Sunshine Coast Photographer Commits to Recognising and Celebrating Carer Support Through Community Event
2/8/2015 5:18:40 PM
QUEENSLAND, Australia February 2015 – Sunshine Coast photographer Paula Brennan “didn’t really think [her] life was any different to anyone else’s” until she started school. “For much of my younger life, we hung around families that had kids with disabilities, so I didn’t really know we were different,” Paula says. “When I got to school I began to take note though. Other …
“Red Rocks, Arches and Canyons: The Best of Southern Utah” – A New Kindle Photo Book will be Offered Free By Amazon This Weekend
“Red Rocks, Arches and Canyons: The Best of Southern Utah” – A New Kindle Photo Book will be Offered Free By Amazon This Weekend
2/7/2015 9:00:00 AM
As a promotion, “ Red Rocks, Arches and Canyons: The Best of Southern Utah – A Photographic Tour ”, will be offered by Amazon free for five days beginning Saturday 7 February. Nature travel photographer, John Glass, has released this book that displays images on a Kindle at a whole new level. These photos display as a full page image on a Kindle E-reader (or Cloud Reader), a …