Category: Travel

Chatham Lodging Announces Date of 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Chatham Lodging Trust (NYSE: CLDT), a hotel real estate investment trust (REIT) focused on investing in upscale extended-stay hotels and premium-branded select-service hotels (“Chatham” or the “Company”), today announced that its Board of Trustees (the “Board”) has set the date for the Company’s 2018 annual meeting of shareholders for May 17, …

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Resorts World Catskills Celebrates Lunar New Year on February 25

Casino Resort continues its commitment to fostering strong multicultural relationships MONTICELLO, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Resorts World Catskills today has announced its grand Lunar New Year celebration for February 25th which will appeal to its Asian clientele. The day-long celebration has been designed in the spirit of Asian customs surrounding the Spring Festival and will feature red envelope …

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Hampton by Hilton Begins 2018 Welcoming Seven New Properties; Announces More Than 580 Hotels in the Global Pipeline

New development follows an impressive 139 openings in 2017 for the leading upper-midscale brand MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hampton by Hilton, Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) upper-midscale brand, celebrated the start of 2018 with the addition of seven new hotels to its portfolio of more than 2,330 properties worldwide, including Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Knightdale Raleigh and Hampton …

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Bluegreen Vacations to Report Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2017 Results on March 6, 2018

BOCA RATON, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bluegreen Vacations Corporation (NYSE: BXG) (“Bluegreen Vacations”) announced today that it will release its results for both the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2017, after market close on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. In addition, Bluegreen Vacations will provide a pre-recorded business update via webcast and supplemental management presentation on …

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Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter of 2017

GUADALAJARA, Mexico–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico, S.A.B. de C.V. (NYSE:PAC) (BMV:GAP) (“the Company” or “GAP”) reported its consolidated results for the fourth quarter of 2017 ended December 31, 2017. Figures are unaudited and have been prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (“IFRS”) as issued by the International Accounting Standards Board (“IASB”). Summary of …

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Interval International and Trapp Family Lodge Celebrate 35-Year Relationship with Multi-Year Renewal

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Interval International, a prominent worldwide provider of vacation services and an operating business of ILG (Nasdaq: ILG), announced the renewal of its affiliation with the award-winning Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe, Vermont. Under the agreement, Interval will deliver comprehensive programs designed to assist in engaging timeshare owners and optimizing their satisfaction. The expanded business …

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Apple Hospitality REIT Reports Results of Operations for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017

RICHMOND, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. (NYSE: APLE) (the “Company” or “Apple Hospitality”) today announced results of operations for the fourth quarter and full year of 2017.    Selected Statistical and Financial Data As of and For the Three Months and Years Ended December 31 (Unaudited) (in thousands, except statistical and per share amounts)(1)   …

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Hyatt Announces $1.0 Billion Sale of Three-Property Portfolio; Increases Guidance for Return of Shareholder Capital

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced that Hyatt has reached a definitive agreement with Host Hotels & Resorts (NYSE: HST) for the sale of the 301-room Andaz Maui at Wailea Resort, the 668-room Grand Hyatt San Francisco, and the 454-room Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa for approximately $1.0 billion. The sale …

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Trump International Hotel Washington, D.C. Announced as First Forbes Five Star Hotel in Downtown Washington, D.C.

Luxury Hotel Joins Top Internationally Ranked Properties for Discerning Travelers NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Trump International Hotel Washington, D.C. announces today that it has been awarded the 2018 Forbes Five-Star recognition, making it the first hotel to receive the prestigious distinction in Downtown Washington D.C. Forbes Travel Guide, the global authority on luxury travel, sends anonymous professional …

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U.S. Airline CEOs Urge Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao to Oppose a Doubling of the Airport Tax Passengers Pay with the Purchase of Each Flight

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Airlines for America (A4A), the industry trade organization for the leading U.S. airlines, today released a letter from the CEOs of six leading U.S. commercial airlines, urging Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao to oppose any attempt to increase the current Passenger Facility Charge (PFC), also known as the airport tax. In their letter to Secretary …

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The Renovated Queen Kapi‘olani Hotel, Waikiki Beach Unveils in Summer 2018 with Unobstructed Views of Diamond Head

The completely reimagined hotel debuts updated rooms and a new food and beverage concept, adding a modern sensibility to its retro-chic vibe, Hawaiian spirit, and prime Waikiki location HONOLULU–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Following a $35 million renovation, the Queen Kapi‘olani Hotel relaunches this summer. Located on Kapi‘olani Park, the Queen Kapi‘olani’s unique location—where Diamond Head meets Waikiki—speaks to …

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Apple Hospitality REIT Announces Appointment of Blythe J. McGarvie to Board of Directors

RICHMOND, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. (NYSE: APLE) (“Apple Hospitality” or the “Company”) today announced the appointment of Blythe J. McGarvie to its Board of Directors (the “Board”) effective February 21, 2018. Ms. McGarvie will stand for election as a Board-recommended nominee at the 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. “We are pleased to welcome Blythe …

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Concord Water Park is Now Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Concord

Park Introduces Massive New Water Attraction and Major Renovations CONCORD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Waterworld Concord will be rebranded Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Concord, when it opens this spring for the 2018 season. Northern California’s biggest and most thrilling waterpark will debut an exciting new attraction—Splashwater Island—a colossal water play area featuring more than 100 interactive sprayers, water …

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The Marcus Corporation Reports Record Revenue, Operating Income and Net Earnings for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2017

Total assets cross $1 billion threshold for first time; Marcus Theatres® achieves a record fourth quarter and year, continues to outperform the industry MILWAUKEE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS) today reported results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 28, 2017. Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2017 Highlights Total revenues for the fourth quarter of …

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Garmin® introduces the revolutionary GFC 600H helicopter flight control system

OLATHE, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Garmin International, Inc. a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GFC™ 600H flight control system for helicopter owners and operators – a breakthrough in cost-effective technology that reduces pilot workload and improves mission effectiveness. This attitude-based (AHRS-derived) flight control system boasts a number of helicopter-tailored safety features, including stability augmentation …

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Volaris Reports Fourth Quarter 2017 Results: 8% Net Income Margin and Cash Flow Generation

MEXICO CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Volaris* (NYSE:VLRS and BMV:VOLAR), the ultra-low-cost airline serving Mexico, the United States and Central America, today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2017. The following financial information, unless otherwise indicated, is presented in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Highlights Total …

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ILG Announces Dividend Increase

MIAMI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ILG (Nasdaq: ILG) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.175 per outstanding share of common stock, an increase of $0.025, or 16.7% from $0.15 per outstanding share paid last quarter. Payment will be made on March 30, 2018 to all stockholders of record on March 16, 2018. About …

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Introducing Travelrest Premier Travel Pillow Combining the Ultimate Inflatable Travel Pillow® With a Luxurious Cover

MILL VALLEY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Travelrest, a HiGear Design brand, announces its latest model of inflatable travel pillows, The Premier Travel Pillow. This latest model in their travel accessories lineup is a culmination of many years of travel and thousands of customer feedback. The new Premier pillow has the same great shape that made Travelrest into one …

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