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Buyer Alert: Collective Bargaining Begins as National Labor Relations Board Certifies UNITE HERE Local 11 as Representative of Mr. C Beverly Hills Hotel Housekeeping Workers

Saturday, July 11, 2020 - 1:48am

On July 7, 2020, the National Labor Relations Board certified UNITE HERE Local 11 as the representative of the Mr. C Beverly Hills Hotel housekeeping workers.

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  • On July 7, 2020, the National Labor Relations Board certified UNITE HERE Local 11 as the representative of the Mr. C Beverly Hills Hotel housekeeping workers.
  • Local 11 expects any buyer of the hotel to work proactively with the union to ensure all appropriate measures are in place to guarantee the health and safety of workers and guests.
  • We hope that any hotel buyer respects workers and their union instead of provoking a public labor dispute that workers will win, said Local 11 Co-President Kurt Petersen.
  • UNITE HERE Local 11 is a labor union representing over 32,000 hospitality workers in Southern California and Arizona who work in hotels, restaurants, universities, convention centers and airports.

Butler Hospitality, Ghost Kitchen for Hotels, Valued at $85M, Raises $15M Series A

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 9:32pm

Butler Hospitality, the first ghost kitchen for the hospitality industry, today announced the close of a $15M Series A investment round bringing its valuation to $85M.

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  • Butler Hospitality, the first ghost kitchen for the hospitality industry, today announced the close of a $15M Series A investment round bringing its valuation to $85M.
  • The trust and support weve received from our investors is incredible encouragement for our team, Butler Hospitality CEO & Founder Tim Gjonbalic said.
  • Butler is an early player in the ghost kitchen industry.
  • Founded in 2016, Butler Hospitality is the first ghost kitchen for the hospitality industry and the largest food & beverage service in New York City based on total accessible guests.

MV Group USA Announces First Armani/Casa Model Residence in America

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 8:40pm

The model residence is expected to be unveiled within 60 days.

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  • The model residence is expected to be unveiled within 60 days.
  • This is one of an increasing number of global developments to feature interiors by a major fashion brand.
  • As the projects official partner, MV Group oversees the customization of the brands high-end residential units and will serve as the US Brand Ambassador for all common areas and amenities.
  • MV Group has built iconic luxury properties in some of South Floridas most coveted locations totaling nearly 1 million square feet of construction and $500 million in real estate value.

Eldorado Resorts Secures Approval from Indiana Gaming Commission in Connection with Its Pending Acquisition of Caesars Entertainment

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 7:12pm

Eldorado Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ: ERI) (Eldorado or the Company) announced that at a meeting today, the Company received approval from the Indiana Gaming Commission in connection with its pending acquisition of Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ: CZR) (Caesars), subject to applicable conditions.

Key Points: 
  • Eldorado Resorts, Inc. (NASDAQ: ERI) (Eldorado or the Company) announced that at a meeting today, the Company received approval from the Indiana Gaming Commission in connection with its pending acquisition of Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ: CZR) (Caesars), subject to applicable conditions.
  • Caesars Entertainment is one of the world's most diversified casino-entertainment providers and the most geographically diverse U.S. casino-entertainment company.
  • Since its beginning in Reno, Nevada, in 1937, Caesars Entertainment has grown through development of new resorts, expansions and acquisitions.
  • These forward-looking statements include, among others, statements regarding the timing and completion of the merger with Caesars Entertainment Corporation.

GoldSpring Consulting Launches Master Class Program for Out of Work Business Travel Colleagues

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 3:20pm

GoldSpring Consulting, a leader in business travel and meetings consulting, announced today it is launching its GoldSpring Master Class program for business travel professionals out of work due to the current economic environment.

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  • GoldSpring Consulting, a leader in business travel and meetings consulting, announced today it is launching its GoldSpring Master Class program for business travel professionals out of work due to the current economic environment.
  • GoldSpring has an extensive track record of industry participation and education, said Neil Hammond , partner, GoldSpring Consulting.
  • GoldSpring Master Class is a way we can extend our hand to this exceptional and beloved industry in a true time of need.
  • Interested parties can go to the GoldSpring Master Class webpage to learn more and sign up for the complimentary courses.

Chatham Lodging Announces Second Quarter Earnings Call to be Held on Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 11:30am

ET, Jeffrey H. Fisher, Chathams chief executive officer, Dennis M. Craven, executive vice president and chief operating officer, and Jeremy Wegner, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will host a conference call to review second quarter 2020 financial results.

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  • ET, Jeffrey H. Fisher, Chathams chief executive officer, Dennis M. Craven, executive vice president and chief operating officer, and Jeremy Wegner, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will host a conference call to review second quarter 2020 financial results.
  • A recording of the call will be available by telephone until 11:59 p.m.
  • ET on Wednesday, August 12, 2020, by dialing 1-844-512-2921, reference number 13706903.
  • Chatham Lodging Trust is a self-advised, publicly-traded real estate investment trust focused primarily on investing in upscale, extended-stay hotels and premium-branded, select-service hotels.

Outdoor Backpacks Market Analysis Highlights the Impact of COVID-19 2020-2024| Tourism Industry to boost the Market Growth | Technavio

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 2:30am

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

Key Points: 
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200709005618/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Outdoor Backpacks Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, the immediate impact of the outbreak is varied.
  • Technavios in-depth research has all your needs covered as our research reports include all foreseeable market scenarios, including pre- & post-COVID-19 analysis.
  • The growth of the tourism industry has been instrumental in driving the growth of the market.

Global Luxury Travel Market Analysis Highlights the Impact of COVID-19 (2020-2024) | Increasing Disposable Incomes to Boost Market Growth | Technavio

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:00am

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.

Key Points: 
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200709005629/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Luxury Travel Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform the growth of various industries, the immediate impact of the outbreak is varied.
  • Technavios in-depth research has all your needs covered as our research reports include all foreseeable market scenarios, including pre- & post-COVID-19 analysis.
  • The increasing disposable incomes has been instrumental in driving the growth of the market.

Hard Rock Stadium, STAPLES Center, Orange County Convention Center & Overland Park Convention Center Celebrate GBAC STAR™ Facility Accreditation

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 10:15pm

Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, and Overland Park Convention Center in Overland Park, Kan., are the latest facilities to secure GBAC STAR facility accreditation from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a Division of ISSA.

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  • Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, and Overland Park Convention Center in Overland Park, Kan., are the latest facilities to secure GBAC STAR facility accreditation from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a Division of ISSA.
  • The gold standard of prepared facilities, GBAC STAR provides third-party validation that organizations are undertaking thorough cleaning, disinfection, and infection prevention strategies.
  • Hard Rock Stadium, a global entertainment destination and home to the Miami Dolphins, was the first public facility to commit to earning GBAC STAR accreditation.
  • The Overland Park Convention Center, recently named the Best Small Convention Center in North America by EXHIBITOR magazine and a Top 20 convention center of any size, was built in 2002 and is located in Kansas Citys largest suburb.

Hilton Announces Second Quarter 2020 Earnings Release Date

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 10:00pm

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) will report second quarter 2020 financial results prior to the stock market open on Thursday, August 6, 2020, followed by a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

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  • Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) will report second quarter 2020 financial results prior to the stock market open on Thursday, August 6, 2020, followed by a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • Participants may listen to the live webcast by logging onto the Hilton Investor Relations website at https://ir.hilton.com/events-and-presentations .
  • A replay and transcript of the webcast will be available within 24 hours of the live event at https://ir.hilton.com/financial-reporting/quarterly-results/2020 .
  • Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , Instagram and YouTube .