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2014-10-21 12:34:08

Pipeline shifting from Conversion to New Construction Activity PHOENIX, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Momentum for new hotel development continues to build at Choice Hotels International (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's leading hotel companies. At the 20(th) annual Lodging Conference, the company heralded several initiatives driving interest in new construction for Choice branded hotels. The growing volume of these projects is multi-faceted - mainly driven by the ongoing success of...

2014-10-21 12:22:33

Air, transfers, beverages and shipboard credit included; special packages for third/fourth fares also on offer SEATTLE, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Put a holiday cruise aboard Holland America Line on your gift list this season and you just might get your wish. With special all-inclusive packages in verandah staterooms and suites, travelers can leave the hustle and hassle behind and let Holland America Line spread the holiday cheer by doing all of the decorating, cooking and...

2014-10-15 23:10:35

High Definition Golf™ simulators swinging into hotels worldwide Toronto, ON (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Joining the ranks of hotel spas, gyms and pools is a new type of amenity cropping up at luxury hotels around the world – High Definition Golf™. These top-of-the-line indoor golf simulators enable guests to golf right on property, no matter the weather. “Golf is a leading hobby of business people and affluent travellers – crucial target groups for luxury hotels,” says Todd...

2014-10-13 16:23:22

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KEYPR, a technology start-up whose cloud-based solution integrates the hotel experience for guests and management through mobile technology, announced that former president and COO of Hilton Hotels Corporation, Matthew J. Hart, has joined the company's Advisory Board. Hart joins an executive team of industry leaders with a track record of bringing revenue potential into line with evolving customer demands and new technologies in diverse...

2014-10-09 08:32:19

Orlando Eye, Madame Tussauds Orlando, SEA LIFE Orlando and LEGOLAND® Florida each set to test full accesso Passport® ticketing suite beginning next Spring LONDON, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- accesso(®) (AIM:ACSO), the premier technology solutions provider to the global attractions and leisure industry, has announced that Merlin Entertainments plc has agreed to extend its current trial of the accesso Passport suite of ticketing and eCommerce solutions to four venues in Central Florida....

2014-10-08 23:09:02

Company showcases how institutions such as the Fitzwilliam Museum at the University of Cambridge and The Courtauld Institute of Art use Digital Asset Management (DAM) to integrate with Collection Management Systems using Extensis Portfolio Portland, Ore. (PRWEB) October 08, 2014 Extensis® announced today it will present “The Art of Preserving Digital Objects” at global museum events, starting this week at the Museums Association Conference & Exhibition 2014 in Wales. The...

2014-10-02 16:25:33

Company Recognized for Commitment to Excellence GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas, Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX), the world's largest regional theme park company, is the recipient of the first ever Texas Travel Industry Association Heritage Award. Jim Reid-Anderson, Chairman, President and CEO of Six Flags accepted the award at Tuesday night's Texas Travel Summit held on Galveston Island. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141002/150045 "It was...

2014-10-01 23:14:03

Zip lines, climbing walls and more, by Extreme Engineering, will be providing the next generation of thrill-seekers High-Action Adventures™ at this year's IAAPA trade show. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Extreme Engineering, the largest supplier in zip lines, climbing walls and Extreme Airs™ is debuting the next generation of thrills at this year’s amusement industry trade show, IAAPA. The High-Action Adventure™, Extreme Engineering’s latest major amusement ride...

2014-09-30 16:26:31

LONDON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SynopsisThe report provides detailed market analysis, information and insights, including:-- Historic and forecast tourist volumes covering the entire Brazilian travel and tourism sector-- Detailed analysis of tourist spending patterns in Brazil for various categories in the travel and tourism sector, such as accommodation, sightseeing and entertainment, foodservice, transportation, retail, travel intermediaries and others-- Detailed market...

2014-09-29 16:23:42

Key Facts: NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hint Water, the most innovative and fastest growing flavored water brand, has been named as one of six companies who broke the rules of business and succeeded - "Big Time!" on a list published by The Huffington Post. The list applauded top companies that went against the grain and succeeded. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140929/149005 "We're not just selling beverages. Basically what we're doing is helping to...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.