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Catherine Ann Johns Joins Sofitel New York as Director of Sales

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

NEW YORK - Aug. 26, 2014 - Sofitel New York has appointed a new director of sales: Catherine Ann Johns. She brings 12 years of hospitality and event management expertise to her position. “Catherine’s depth of experience extends to every aspect of luxury meetings and events management, from sales through ...

Sea Crest Beach Hotel Savors Summer With Last-Minute Savings for a Beachfront Cape Escape

Monday, August 4th, 2014

NORTH FALMOUTH, Mass. - Aug. 4, 2014 - Sea Crest Beach Hotel is cranking up end-of summer savings with last-minute Cape escape deals. The quintessential hotel located on private Old Silver Beach is the summer hotspot for families, couples and local residents looking to soak up the last few weeks ...

The Umstead Hotel and Spa Unwraps “Artisan Confections” Series by Pastry Chef Evan Sheridan

Monday, August 4th, 2014

Quarterly Dessert Class Kicks Off Sept. 14 With Raleigh's Escazu Artisan Chocolates CARY, N.C. – Aug. 4, 2014 –The Umstead Hotel and Spa is rolling out a sweet new discovery series: Artisan Confections. Including cooking demonstrations, tastings, and industry intel from Pastry Chef Evan Sheridan, the debut event on Sept. 14 ...

Whiteface Your Way: Whiteface Lodge Rolls Out Experiential Packages for Adirondack Adventures

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. - July 30, 2014 - Whiteface Lodge, the award-winning all-suite resort in Lake Placid,N.Y., allows guests to do the Adirondacks their way. Customizable packages bring the four-season destination to life with on-and off-property activities to enhance every Whiteface getaway. Guests can make the most of a trip to ...

The Umstead Hotel and Spa Unleashes its Passion for Four-Legged Guests With a New Dog Amenity: DogWoods

Monday, July 28th, 2014

#BeggingForUmstead: Online Photo Contest Invites Canines to “Beg” for a Visit CARY, N.C. – July 28, 2014 – The Umstead Hotel and Spa has created a new, enclosed playground for canines on the verdant grounds of its five-star property.  Named DogWoods, in a nod to the Dogwood trees indigenous to the area ...

Scout Hotels Expands With Luxury Cottages on Nantucket and a Family-Friendly Cape Cod Resort

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

Harborview Place and CapeWind Waterfront Resort Join Exclusive New England Portfolio NANTUCKET, Mass. - July 24, 2014 - Scout Hotels, the hotel management division of Scout Real Estate Capital LLC, has expanded its portfolio with two New England properties: the luxury Harborview Place on Nantucket, Mass. and family-friendly CapeWind Waterfront Resort in ...

Balance in the Boardroom: Mirbeau Inn & Spa’s New Corporate Wellness Program Keeps Groups Relaxed, Refreshed and Ready for Business

Monday, July 21st, 2014

SKANEATELES, N.Y. – July 21, 2014 –Mirbeau Inn & Spa has unveiled a new Corporate Wellness Program designed to power up and bring balance to board meetings at the award-winning Finger Lakes retreat. The program includes nutritious meals and breaks that provide brain fuel for a well-focused meeting, plus, an ...

Amala Celebrates the Beauty of Everyday Moments with #PureAmala Photo Contest

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” – Leonardo da Vinci OY-MITTELBERG, Germany – July 15, 2014 – This summer, Amala is celebrating the splendor of simple pleasures with a Pure Amala photo contest.  The world’s premier plant-powered luxury skincare brand, crafted in the foothills of the pristine German Alps, invites U.S. fans ...

Social Media Photo Contest Makes Sweethearts Swoon Over a Free Stay at Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain

Monday, July 14th, 2014

#SanctuarySweetheart SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (July 14, 2014) – Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain has been the backdrop for its fair share of romantic moments, from first date sparks to reunions of starry-eyed lovers. In celebration of love and the many memories that come with it, the boutique resort, which was recently listed among ...

The Umstead Hotel and Spa’s Hai Tran Passes Rigorous Advanced Sommelier Exam by Court of Master Sommeliers

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

North Carolina’s Premier Hotel Also Enjoys New AAA and Travel + Leisure Awards and Accolades CARY, N.C. – July 10, 2014 – Hai Tran, sommelier of the Forbes Five Star, AAA Five Diamond The Umstead Hotel and Spa in Cary, N.C. has received his Advanced Sommelier certificate by the Court of ...