USGBC’s New Report Reveals Hospitality Industry Poised For Tremendous Growth In Green Building

  Washington, D.C. (March 4, 2016) Yesterday, USGBC released its LEED in Motion: Hospitality report, which showcases tremendous industry growth in green building and defines the scale-up opportunities for the hospitality sector. Nearly 134 million square feet of hotel space is currently LEED-certified, and the report highlights some of the most impressive LEED-certified hotels throughout…

Marriott International Named A 2016 Top 10 Company For Executive Women By National Association For Female Executives

Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) has been recognized as one of the 2016 Top Companies for Executive Women by the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE), an organization which acknowledges American corporations for promoting women into top executive positions and creating a company culture that fosters the careers of talented women. Marriott ranks as one of…

Exploria Resorts Receives 12 ARDA Finalist Confirmations!

On Friday, February 25, Exploria Resorts received notification from ARDA (American Resort Development Association) of 12 confirmed nominations who have advanced to Finalist status. “The ARDY is the highest accolade bestowed upon individuals, teams, programs and projects by our industry’s association” commented Paul Caldwell, President & CEO, Exploria Resorts. “We are extremely proud to have…

With Starwood Preferred Guest and Major League Baseball, It’s a Whole New Ballgame

SPG Delivers Once-in-a-Lifetime Baseball Experiences; Launches SPG Interactive Game for Baseball Fans Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) today announced that Starwood Preferred Guest and Major League Baseball® today revealed an exciting lineup of once-in-a-lifetime experiences and rewards that will give SPG baseball fans exclusive access to America’s favorite pastime. Starting now, members can redeem…

Karma Royal Group Announces Acquisition Of Twickenham-Based Rugby Pub And Club, Stokes And Moncrieff

In a recent letter to members, staff and friends, John Spence, chairman of Karma Royal Group, announced their latest acquisition: “I am delighted to announce the latest acquisition of the Karma Group – the Twickenham-based rugby pub and club, Stokes and Moncrieff. http://www.stokesandmoncreiff.com/ Under the recently completed agreement, we have purchased a majority equity interest…

Hua Hin Marriott Resort & Spa Opens in Thailand

Where modern comfort meets legendary charm Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) announces the opening of Hua Hin Marriott Resort & Spa today under the company’s iconic flagship brand Marriott Hotels. Featuring 322 rooms that combine modern design and Thai Colonial features, the resort is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities located within the serene seaside town of Hua Hin.…

El Cid Vacations Club recognizing increased sales to Canadian timeshare purchasers thanks to Crelogix

Crelogix Acceptance Corporation, a leading Canadian consumer finance provider, announced that their recent relationship with El Cid Vacations Club, headquartered in Mazatlan, Mexico, has successfully met projected number of sales of vacation ownership club memberships. “Since we entered into the relationship with Crelogix, we’ve definitely seen an uptick in sales to Canadians,” says Curtis Knipe,…

Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas Unveils Three Bedroom Beach Pool Residence

In a destination as luxurious as the Maldives, it is hard to top the extravagant experiences already available. Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas rises to the challenge with the unveiling of its one-of-a-kind Three-Bedroom Beach Pool Residence. Secluded in a green cocoon of island lushness, the Residence was specially designed to host fantasy-filled holiday escapes in…

Private Jet Charter Activity Grows 28% In Fourth Quarter And 14% During 2015 For New Flight Charters

Nationwide Private Flight Company Jets Over Industry Growth Rate, Reports Increased Charter Demand and a Movement From Light Jets to Midsize Jet Charters. New Flight Charters, a nationwide leader in private jet charter services since 2004, announced today a 14 percent increase in 2015 charter business over 2014.  Fourth Quarter 2015 saw explosive growth in…