Resorts World Las Vegas and Hilton to bring three of Hilton’s brands together in a US$4.3 billion integrated resort

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Resorts World Las Vegas and Hilton (NYSE: HLT) have partnered to bring three of Hilton’s premium brands together for the first time when the US$4.3 billion integrated resort, which is currently being developed, opens in summer 2021. The partnership marks Hilton’s largest multi-brand deal in company history and will include… Read the full press release

Hilton Lake Taupo welcomes new Hotel Manager Tracey Poole

TAUPO, New Zealand, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Hilton Lake Taupo has announced Tracey Poole to the position of Hotel Manager for Hilton Lake Taupo commencing on 28 January, 2020. Her hospitality career spans more than 20 years with 15 years working overseas in various luxury International hotels and resorts, including the iconic Soneva properties,… Read the full press release

Hilton to convert former Grand Ayudhaya Hotel into a 608-room Hilton Bangkok Ratchada

Management agreement signed with AP Prime Property Company Ltd. to convert former Grand Ayudhaya Hotel into 608-room Hilton Bangkok Ratchada BANGKOK, THAILAND, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Hilton, one of the world’s fastest-growing hospitality companies, today (February 19, 2020) announces the signing of a management agreement for its largest hotel in Bangkok yet. Together with… Read the full press release

Opus Bar & Grill marks its fifth birthday with bottomless servings of Opus’ Over-The-Top-Fries

Steak lovers get to enjoy bottomless servings of Opus’ Over-The-Top-Fries cooked with foie gras fat and black truffle purée when ordering any sharing steaks SINGAPORE, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — In celebration of its fifth birthday, Opus Bar & Grill, will indulge diners to bottomless servings of their popular Over-The-Top-Fries, prepared with decadent foie gras… Read the full press release

Oman Air Cargo awards CHAMP Cargosystems for its suite of e-cargo solutions

Oman Air Cargo awards CHAMP Cargosystems a five-year contract for Traxon cargoHUB, Traxon Global Customs, Traxon Global Security, and Traxon CDMP Frankfurt, Germany, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Oman Air Cargo has awarded CHAMP a five-year contract for its suite of e-cargo solutions. Following a request for proposals for cargo IT solutions, CHAMP won the… Read the full press release

Kimpton® Vividora Hotel opens in Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter

Kimpton® Vividora Hotel brings a new boutique luxury offering to the city, centred around inspired design, heartfelt human connections and unique guest experiences Denham, United Kingdom, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Today (20 FEBRUARY 2020) marks the debut of Kimpton® Vividora Hotel, the first opening in Spain for Kimpton® Hotels & Restaurants, IHG®’s boutique… Read the full press release

IHG® announces the appointment of Daniel Blanchard as Chief Technology Officer

Daniel Blanchard Brings More than 25 years of Experience in Technology Leadership ATLANTA, GEORGIA, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, announces the appointment of Daniel Blanchard as Chief Technology Officer. Blanchard joins IHG with more than 25 years of experience in IT business management,… Read the full press release

Zurich Airport welcomes the opening of MSD’s new office at THE CIRCLE

ZURICH, Switzerland, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — The global biopharmaceutical company MSD is expanding in Switzerland and is opening a new office for around 250 employees at THE CIRCLE. Also, SAP advisory company itelligence AG Switzerland is moving its head office to THE CIRCLE. Key factors in the decision were the campus, on-site synergies… Read the full press release

Treat your mums to a day of luxury and indulgence at Four Seasons Hotel Hampshire

From indulgent feasts to delicious teas, there is a whole host of ways to treat Mum this Mother’s Day at Four Seasons Hampshire, England, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — With the longer days and fresh blooms, Four Seasons Hotel Hampshire is getting set to treat their most special guests to a day of luxury and… Read the full press release

Ryanair launches training partnership with Aviomar Flight Academy

DUBLIN, Ireland, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Ryanair, Europe’s No.1 airline, today (19 Feb) officially launched its major training partnership with Aviomar Flight Academy to deliver a Ryanair mentored programme in Rome. This partnership will ensure Ryanair continues to attract highly trained professional pilots to support its growth across Europe. The programme, which commenced… Read the full press release

Deutsche Hospitality presents “General Managers of the Year” awards to Marjolein Bruschke and Michel Cottray

Marjolein Bruschke and Michel Cottray awarded for their achievements in 2019 Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — To honour special achievements in the past year, Deutsche Hospitality has once again chosen its “General Managers of the Year”. This time, the awards were presented to Marjolein Bruschke, General Manager, a.k.a. the Band… Read the full press release

Silversea unveils enhanced Monaco Grand Prix 2020 offering

Monaco, Europe, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Following the success of Silversea’s Monaco Grand Prix offering in 2019, the leading ultra-luxury cruise line has increased and enhanced its selection of events for the race’s 2020 edition, for the enjoyment of guests. Three bespoke experiences will immerse motorsport fans into the inimitable atmosphere of the… Read the full press release

The Calgary Airport Authority named one of Alberta’s top 75 employers for 11th years

Calgary, Alberta, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — The Calgary Airport Authority is honoured to be named one of Alberta’s top 75 employers for an 11th year. “This recognition validates the airport’s work in developing our people, who we call YYC Crew, as one of our key strategic areas of focus,” explains Cynthia Tremblay, Vice President,… Read the full press release

Gulfstream Aerospace to construct service center at Fort Worth Alliance Airport

Company To Build Service Center, Add Jobs At Fort Worth Alliance Airport SAVANNAH, Georgia, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today (February 20, 2020) announced it will expand its operations in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area with the construction of a service center at Fort Worth Alliance Airport. The facility, which will… Read the full press release

Inaugural Philippine Shopping Festival will run from March 01-31, 2020

MANILA, PHILIPPINES, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — The Department of Tourism (DOT) and partner malls and associations announced on Wednesday it’s all systems go for “The 2020 Philippine Shopping Festival”. The first ever shopping festival in the Philippines, the 2020 Philippine Shopping Festival will run from March 01-31, 2020 in Metro Manila, Agusan Del… Read the full press release

Vail Resorts’ Epic 96-Hour Sale offers the best rates for your spring getaway

BROOMFIELD, Colo., 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — The Vail Resorts Epic 96-Hour Sale, which takes place from 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 25 to 11:59 p.m. MST on Friday, Feb. 28, offers the last chance to lock in lodging and transportation for your spring getaway at the best rates of the season. Guests can… Read the full press release

The Indianapolis Airport Authority named Indiana INTERNnet’s 2020 Not-For-Profit Employer of the Year

Indianapolis Airport Authority receives Indiana INTERNnet IMPACT award INDIANAPOLIS, IN, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — The Indianapolis Airport Authority has been named Indiana INTERNnet’s 2020 Not-For-Profit Employer of the Year at the 14th annual IMPACT Awards. IAA’s summer internship program, which began in 2014, hires about a dozen interns each year. Through the robust internship… Read the full press release

Aer Lingus named the fifth most family friendly airline worldwide

Dublin, Ireland, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Aer Lingus is delighted to announce it has been named the fifth most family friendly airline worldwide by travel website Lastminute.com. The research, conducted by Lastminute.com, assessed the 36 most-booked airlines on criteria including priority boarding, in-flight TV, child-friendly meals and the accommodation of pushchair and car seats. Aer… Read the full press release

British Airways increases services from Heathrow to Miami, Seattle and Cape Town

London, UK, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — British Airways is adding more flights to some of its most popular destinations in the US and South Africa from April*. The airline will be increasing its services from Heathrow to Miami, Seattle and Cape Town, offering those customers who want to travel during the busy spring… Read the full press release

Qatar Airways and Qatar Duty Free announce sponsorship of the Qatar Total Open Tennis Tournament 2020

Tournament to take place from 23-29 February at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex, Doha   Sponsorship supports Qatar’s ambition to become a global leader in sports DOHA, Qatar, 2020-Feb-21 — /Travel PR News/ — Qatar Airways and Qatar Duty Free (QDF) are proud to sponsor the Qatar Total Open Tennis Tournament 2020 at the Khalifa… Read the full press release

CWT welcomes Linda Creighton as Vice President, Business Finance for its Customer Organization

Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2020-Feb-20 — /Travel PR News/ — CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, has appointed Linda Creighton as Vice President, Business Finance for its Customer Organization. In her newly expanded role, Linda and her team will be responsible for driving improvements not only to CWT’s business support activities, but also in the elevation and… Read the full press release

CWT announces the appointment of Erica Antony as Chief Product Officer

Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2020-Feb-20 — /Travel PR News/ — CWT, the B2B4E travel management platform, announces the appointment of Erica Antony as Chief Product Officer. In this newly created role, Erica will provide dedicated leadership and focus to drive CWT’s product strategy and offerings in the market. She will report to Patrick Andersen, US EVP &… Read the full press release

Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok introduces animal-themed family suites

Bangkok, Thailand, 2020-Feb-20 — /Travel PR News/ — Seven animal-themed family suites are the latest additions to the choice of flexible luxury accommodation at Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok, the five-star resort-style property located at the heart of the ‘city of angels’. Each family suite is named after a member of Thailand’s animal kingdom and includes… Read the full press release

IHG announces the official opening of EVEN® Hotel Alpharetta – Avalon Area

IHG® debuts its 13th EVEN Hotels location in metro Atlanta Denham, United Kingdom, 2020-Feb-20 — /Travel PR News/ — IHG® (InterContinental Hotels Group), one of the world’s leading hotel companies, is excited to announce today (19 FEBRUARY 2020) the official opening of EVEN® Hotel Alpharetta – Avalon Area. The hotel, located on Old Milton Parkway across from… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Singapore names Salvatore Adaldo as Beverage Manager at One-Ninety Bar

Singapore, 2020-Feb-20 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel Singapore announces the appointment of Salvatore Adaldo as Beverage Manager at the iconic One-Ninety Bar. Born and raised in Naples, Salvatore moved to Singapore at the age of 21 and has never looked back since. Driven by his passion in wines and spirits, he is a certified sommelier with… Read the full press release

Aer Lingus launches new Shannon based aircraft and announces early return of its New York JFK service

Dublin, Ireland, 2020-Feb-20 — /Travel PR News/ — Aer Lingus today (February 19, 2020) launched a new Shannon based aircraft along with the early return of Aer Lingus’ popular New York JFK service. The service recommenced today, a month earlier than in previous years. It will operate six days a week, rising to seven days… Read the full press release

Chef Sanjit Sautya creates a special dim sum set menu for Nairu restaurant at Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at The First Residence

Cairo at The First Residence, Egypt, 2020-Feb-20 — /Travel PR News/ —Chef Sanjit Sautya, Dim Sum Chef of Nairu restaurant in Cairo, revisits the authentic flavours of Canton by creating a special dim sum set menu aboard the First Nile Boat by Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at The First Residence. Dim sum literally translates to “touch the heart.” Chef Sanjit’s specially-curated menu will… Read the full press release

Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou again awarded a Five Star rating at the annual Forbes Travel Guide Awards

Guangzhou, China, 2020-Feb-20 — /Travel PR News/ — Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou has once again been awarded a Five Star rating at the annual Forbes Travel Guide Awards unveiled on February 2020. Acknowledged as one of the awarded 44 Four Seasons hotels in the world, Four Seasons Hotel Guangzhou receives this prestigious hospitality recognition for the sixth consecutive… Read the full press release

HMSHost to invest in opening new and remodeled restaurant locations throughout McCarran International Airport

New restaurants to begin opening by 2021 LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, 2020-Feb-20 — /Travel PR News/ — Las Vegas travelers will see more new and exciting restaurants in the future when visiting McCarran International Airport (LAS). The Clark County Board of Commissioners approved a new 7-year contract extension valued at approximately $1.5B for global restaurateur HMSHost… Read the full press release

Auckland Airport confirms the safety of the runway and its maintenance programme

Auckland, New Zealand, 2020-Feb-20 — /Travel PR News/ — Auckland Airport has completed a review into two recent runway closures which has confirmed the safety of the runway and its maintenance programme, highlighted factors contributing to the outages and identified opportunities to improve the time taken for maintenance repairs. “The review identified ways in which… Read the full press release