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Hotel.Online News Notes…November 6, 1996

April 25, 2019

Hotel.Online News Notes…November 6, 1996Extended Stay America, Wayne Huizenga’s startup lodging chain , is given an interesting reporter’s analysis in the Nov. 6, 1996 Tulsa World.The mob-style shooting of Paul Tatum, a partner in the Radisson- Slavyanskaya in Moscow is the topic of two articles. Read the Nov. 6 Journal of Commerce and the Nov. 5, 1996 Commercial Appeal.In 1991 Holiday Inn moved it’s corporate office to Atlanta from Memphis…they seem happy with that move as reported in the Journal of Commerce. Read David Beasley’s Nov. 6, 1996 article titled Corporations Hail Atlanta as Commerce Crossroads.The Tip Jar – p...

The Fairmont Hotel Once Again Garners Top Honors

April 25, 2019

Hotel.Online Notes...October 22, 1996 The William Byrd Hotel built in the 1920’s as ‘New York Skyscraper’ ,however, located in downtown Richmond, Virginia has found new life. Many of our old favorites are discovering a new line of work...Senior Citizen Housing. The Oct. 21, 1996 Richmond Times-Dispatch has an in-depth look at the new careers of our aging hotels. Virginia Churn’s article ‘Richmond, VA., Hotel to Reopen as Apartment Complex for Seniors” tells how it can be done.Do you maintain a full bakery shop in your hotel? Many hotels have opted to procure pies, tortes, tarts and cheesecakes from a local specialized baker. L...

Hotel.Online News Notes

April 25, 2019

Hotel.Online Notes...October 23, 1996OK...everybody out there who contracts with Lodgenet for in room movies and entertainment raise their hand. Many of us. Those hotels with long term contracts with Lodgenet should read this Oct. 22, 1996 Denver Post article. The Stephen Keating article ‘TCI Satellite Invests in Movies-on-Demand Firm’ explains how Lodgenet is going to go full throttle in to the residential apartment market with the system used by hotels. Will this move allow for continued strong servicing and new products for the lodging industry?Remember this name - Ssangyong - . This Korean conglomerate is starting to make a nam...

Hotel.Online News Notes

April 25, 2019

Hotel.Online Notes...October 25, 1996Waste, fraud and abuse...are we sure our hotels and restaurants are absent these nemeses? Many times these deceitful practices occur where you least expect it. Read Ronald D. Utt’s and Daniel J. Hickey’s article in the Oct. 25, 1996 Journal of Commerce. It is a list of examples of how the trusted (?) US government spends tax revenues.OK - who should receive company health care benefits? A partner of a homosexual employee. A partner of a heterosexual employee. Or both. This is a must read for company benefit managers. Jill Jordan Spitz in the Oct. 25, 1996 Orlando Sentinel has an article titled ...

Hotel.Online News Notes

April 25, 2019

Hotel.Online Notes...October 25, 1996Waste, fraud and abuse...are we sure our hotels and restaurants are absent these nemeses? Many times these deceitful practices occur where you least expect it. Read Ronald D. Utt’s and Daniel J. Hickey’s article in the Oct. 25, 1996 Journal of Commerce. It is a list of examples of how the trusted (?) US government spends tax revenues.OK - who should receive company health care benefits? A partner of a homosexual employee. A partner of a heterosexual employee. Or both. This is a must read for company benefit managers. Jill Jordan Spitz in the Oct. 25, 1996 Orlando Sentinel has an article titled ...

Hotel.Online News Notes…Oct. 29, 1996

April 25, 2019

Hotel.Online News Notes...Oct. 29, 1996Did you know there is a National Sleep Foundation? Yes there is...and Hilton Hotels has been working with the NSF to develop a Sleep-Tight Room (sm). If you have ever heard snoring from the room above or the room adjacent (sometimes the noise comes right through the headboard) you must read the Oct. 29, 1996 PR Newswire release Hilton Launches First Sleep-Tight Rooms (sm). For the month of September, 1996 the San Antonio’s overall hotel occupancy rate was 61.8% according to PKF Consulting. The San Antonio Express-News has the details.Development of casino/hotels in Biloxi continues to make the ...

Hotel.Online News Notes…October 30, 1996

April 25, 2019

Hotel.Online News Notes...October 30, 1996What does the Philippine government do with the former U.S. Air Force Base at Clark Field? Philippines President Fidel V. Ramos and his government owned Clark Development Corporation have a vision - Las Vegas -...Harrah’s Entertainment has an Oct. 30, 1996 PR Newswire release announcing its intention to participate in the rebirth of Clark Field.President Ramos has been busy lately talking tourism and hotels for his country. ITT Sheraton has also been meeting with President Ramos. ITT Sheraton has an Oct. 30, 1996 PR Newswire release announcing their participation in two new luxury hotels in...

Siegfried and Roy Announce World Wide Web Site … the Royal White Tigers of Nevada and the White Lions of Timbavati Roar on the Net – 18 Se

April 25, 2019

/FROM PR NEWSWIRE WASHINGTON DC 202-347-5155/ 1/8STK 3/8 1/8IN 3/8 CPR ENT MLM 1/8SU 3/8 PDT -- ENTERTAINET -- TO ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR:Nevada and the White Lions of Timbavati Roar on the Net LAS VEGAS, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Siegfried and Roy, world Famous Illusionists and Animal Conservationists, officially announced the opening of their World Wide Web site on Friday, September 20th, at http://www.siegfriedandroy.com. The stars, who have performed more than fifteen thousand shows at The Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas, are delighted to have the opportunity to reach out and respond to questions from their many fans on a global level. ...


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