VRI Europe-Managed Resorts Awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

July 14, 2017 – VRI Europe (VRIE), a leading shared ownership resort management company, announced that four of its managed properties received the prestigious TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. This recognition is awarded to hospitality businesses that consistently receive high ratings through traveler reviews. “We continually strive to achieve the highest level of guest satisfaction, and…

Hotel Wailea Named Best Hotel On Maui In Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2017

Romantic Adults-Only Resort Celebrates with Unique Maui Vacation Package July 14, 2017 – Travel + Leisure announced today the results of its World’s Best Awards 2017 and named Hotel Wailea, Hawaii’s first and only Relais & Châteaux property, as the best hotel on the island of Maui. Designed exclusively for couples, the independently owned and operated all-suite hotel offers an unprecedented…

Celebrity Chef Todd English To Open First Maryland Restaurant At Live! Casino & Hotel

DAVID’S CAFÉ BY TODD ENGLISH To Feature Cuisine Inspired By The Cordish Companies’ Chairman David Cordish’s World Travels and Adventures July 14, 2017 – The Cordish Companies’ Live! Casino 5th Anniversary Celebration culminates in a major announcement for the future of Live! as a partnership has been developed with world-famous celebrity CHEF TODD ENGLISH to create a new dining…

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek Reveals Epic, Detailed Model of Star Wars-Themed Lands

Guests can enjoy a first look at the stunning model during D23 Expo 2017 July 14, 2017 – During a special preview of D23 Expo 2017, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek unveiled a first look at the epic, richly detailed model of the Star Wars-themed lands under development at Disneyland park in Anaheim, Calif. and Disney’s Hollywood…

Timeshare Lenders Explain How They Added a Few “0’s” to Initial Investment of $2,683.11

July 14, 2017 – Bill Ryczek, a principal of Colebrook Financial Company, talks about the growth of his company—from a $2,683.11 initial investment in 1993 to being one of the leading lenders to the timeshare industry. In the company’s recently-issued newsletter, The Colebrook Chronicle, Ryczek discusses the origins of the company, how it transitioned from a…

Choice Hotels Announces Senior Leadership Succession Plan

Patrick Pacious to Succeed Stephen Joyce as Chief Executive Officer in January 2018 July 14, 2017 –  Choice Hotels International, Inc., (NYSE:CHH) today announced that its Board of Directors appointed Patrick Pacious as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective January 1, 2018. Pacious currently serves as President and Chief Operating Officer, and will succeed Chief Executive Officer Stephen Joyce.…

IHG® expands boutique portfolio in London: Hotel Indigo® London – One Leicester Square

New signing marks the fourth Hotel Indigo® in London and the 11th in the UK Criterion Capital adds another hotel to its growing Central London portfolio  July 14, 2017 – InterContinental Hotels Group® (IHG), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has announced the signing of Hotel Indigo® London – One Leicester Square. The hotel…

Diamond Resorts Delivers Vacation Exploration During Sailboat Tour at Embarc Sandestin

July 14, 2017 – Diamond Resorts International®, a global leader in the hospitality and vacation ownership industries, provided Embarc® members a chance to get closer to sea creatures in the Gulf of Mexico during a recent sailboat outing in Miramar Beach, Florida. The trip is offered weekly during the summer at Embarc® Sandestin through Events…