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Hilton Grand Vacations Successfully Reprices Term Loan B

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE:HGV) announces today the successful re-pricing of its existing $900 million Term Loan B, maturing Jan. 17, 2031.

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  • Hilton Grand Vacations Inc. (NYSE:HGV) announces today the successful re-pricing of its existing $900 million Term Loan B, maturing Jan. 17, 2031.
  • The new pricing will be SOFR plus 225 basis points, down from SOFR plus 275 basis points.
  • “We’re pleased with our continued execution and success on our capital markets platform, further reducing our spreads and borrowing costs,” said Dan Mathewes, president and chief financial officer of Hilton Grand Vacations.
  • “Despite a volatile market, we continued to expand our investor base and generate nearly $4.5 million in annual savings.”
    Proceeds of the issuance, net of fees, were used to reprice the existing Term Loan B due 2031.

Golden Entertainment to Report 2024 Second Quarter Results on August 8 and Host Conference Call and Webcast

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

Golden Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:GDEN) (“Golden Entertainment” or the “Company”) announced today that it will release its 2024 second quarter financial results after the market closes on Thursday, August 8, 2024, and host a conference call and simultaneous webcast at 5:00 p.m.

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  • Golden Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:GDEN) (“Golden Entertainment” or the “Company”) announced today that it will release its 2024 second quarter financial results after the market closes on Thursday, August 8, 2024, and host a conference call and simultaneous webcast at 5:00 p.m.
  • The conference call may be accessed live over the phone by dialing (800) 717-1738 or for international callers by dialing (646) 307-1865.
  • The call will also be webcast live through the “ Investors ” section of the Company’s website, www.goldenent.com .
  • A replay of the audio webcast will also be archived on the Company’s website.

Saudia Group Signs Largest Global Agreement With Lilium to Acquire Up to 100 eVTOL Jets

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

Ibrahim Al-Omar, Director General of Saudia Group, Michael Kindsgrab, the German Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Lilium Chairman Tom Enders.

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  • Ibrahim Al-Omar, Director General of Saudia Group, Michael Kindsgrab, the German Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Lilium Chairman Tom Enders.
  • In addition, the parties intend to sign a comprehensive “Lilium POWER ON” agreement for aircraft fleet maintenance and support services.
  • Through this agreement, Saudia Group continues its ambitious objective to bring the world to the Kingdom by deploying its fleet of advanced eVTOL jets.
  • Saudia Group expects to receive the first jets in 2026, for which operations will be managed and run by Saudia Private, a subsidiary of Saudia Group.

Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, Home to America’s Largest Indoor Waterparks, Celebrates Eighth Annual National Waterpark Day

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

Kalahari Resorts & Conventions , home to America’s Largest Indoor Waterparks, will celebrate National Waterpark Day on Sunday, July 28, at all four of its award-winning resorts.

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  • Kalahari Resorts & Conventions , home to America’s Largest Indoor Waterparks, will celebrate National Waterpark Day on Sunday, July 28, at all four of its award-winning resorts.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240718622309/en/
    A brother and sister splash down a tube slide at Kalahari Resorts’ outdoor waterpark in celebration of National Waterpark Day.
  • “Guests visiting any of Kalahari’s resorts on National Waterpark Day can expect a full day of exciting festivities,” Nelson continued.
  • For more information on National Waterpark Day activities or to book your stay, please visit kalahariresorts.com .

On Location Appointed as Official Hospitality Provider of the FIFA World Cup 26™

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

FIFA has appointed On Location, a global leader in premium experiences, hospitality and travel, as the Official Hospitality Provider of the FIFA World Cup 26™, which will take place across Canada, Mexico and the USA from 11 June to 19 July 2026.

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  • FIFA has appointed On Location, a global leader in premium experiences, hospitality and travel, as the Official Hospitality Provider of the FIFA World Cup 26™, which will take place across Canada, Mexico and the USA from 11 June to 19 July 2026.
  • The stadiums hosting FIFA World Cup 26 matches already boast some of the world’s best hospitality features.
  • Hospitality packages are expected to hit the market later this year via FIFA.com/hospitality and official sales agents, providing the first opportunity for fans to purchase official FIFA World Cup 26 tickets.
  • As the Official Hospitality Provider of the FIFA World Cup 26, On Location will have exclusive global rights to promote, sell and operate the Official Hospitality Programme at the 16 state-of-the-art stadiums – including five at which it has previously delivered Super Bowl hospitality – across the tournament’s Host Cities.

Curator Hotel & Resort Collection Members Shine in Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

Travel + Leisure has unveiled its World’s Best Awards for 2024 including 17 member properties from Curator Hotel & Resort Collection .

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  • Travel + Leisure has unveiled its World’s Best Awards for 2024 including 17 member properties from Curator Hotel & Resort Collection .
  • “Independent hotels continue to set the gold standard for guest experiences and inspiring travelers,” said Jennifer Barnwell, President of Curator Hotel & Resort Collection.
  • "These awards reflect our members' dedication to creating travel experiences that are unique, personalized, and deeply immersive.
  • The following Curator members were honored in the 2024 World’s Best Awards by Travel + Leisure:

MarineMax to Report Third Quarter Fiscal 2024 Financial Results on Thursday, July 25, 2024

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

MarineMax, Inc. (NYSE: HZO), the world’s largest recreational boat, yacht, and superyacht services company, plans to release its third quarter fiscal 2024 financial results before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, July 25, 2024.

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  • MarineMax, Inc. (NYSE: HZO), the world’s largest recreational boat, yacht, and superyacht services company, plans to release its third quarter fiscal 2024 financial results before the opening of the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, July 25, 2024.
  • ET that day, the Company will conduct a conference call hosted by Brett McGill, Chief Executive Officer and President, and Mike McLamb, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary.
  • The online replay will be available within one hour of the conclusion of the call and will be archived on the website for one year.
  • The live call also can be accessed by dialing 844-825-9789 (U.S. and Canada) or 412-317-5180 (International).

Akasa Air Commences Operations from Jeddah; and Strengthens Its Presence in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

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Thursday, July 18, 2024

Akasa Air, India's fastest-growing airline, commenced operations from Jeddah, connecting it with two prominent Indian cities – Mumbai and Ahmedabad with direct flights.

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  • Akasa Air, India's fastest-growing airline, commenced operations from Jeddah, connecting it with two prominent Indian cities – Mumbai and Ahmedabad with direct flights.
  • Akasa Air commenced operations from Riyadh in June 2024, and the launch of services to Jeddah further solidifies the airline’s presence in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, offering enhanced options for air travel between the two countries, at affordable fares.
  • The response to our Mumbai-Riyadh route has been encouraging and reflects the need for enhanced connectivity between India and Saudi Arabia.
  • Akasa Air has introduced multiple quality products and differentiated services to ensure an inclusive, warm, and comfortable flying experience.

New Esri Press Book by Jack Dangermond Explores Creating a Better Future through Modern GIS

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Wednesday, July 17, 2024

Written by Esri president Jack Dangermond with a dedicated Esri team and numerous contributors, this important new book explores the geographic approach—a way of solving problems using spatial analysis to perceive and understand patterns ranging from wildlife migration and rising seas to urban planning and food production.

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  • Written by Esri president Jack Dangermond with a dedicated Esri team and numerous contributors, this important new book explores the geographic approach—a way of solving problems using spatial analysis to perceive and understand patterns ranging from wildlife migration and rising seas to urban planning and food production.
  • "I believed this when we started Esri, and I'm even more convinced today," says Dangermond.
  • "GIS [geographic information system technology] provides a platform for addressing problems, exploring alternatives, designing solutions, and sharing them in a visual way that inspires action."
  • Interested retailers can contact Esri Press book distributor Ingram Publisher Services.

Wine Enthusiast Companies Launches New Travel Division with the Tasting Room Directory, a Dynamic Resource for Wine Tourism

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Wednesday, July 17, 2024

Wine Enthusiast Companies , a media and commerce company that stands as the leading source of innovation and information around wine, has launched the Wine Enthusiast Tasting Room Directory .

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  • Wine Enthusiast Companies , a media and commerce company that stands as the leading source of innovation and information around wine, has launched the Wine Enthusiast Tasting Room Directory .
  • The Tasting Room Directory is a dynamic new resource for wine tourism and offers a wealth of information on the wines and winemakers from Wine Enthusiast, a Certified B Corporation.
  • User-friendly Google Maps, making it easy to learn the region and explore from tasting room to tasting room.
  • The Tasting Room Directory will serve as the ultimate guide to discovering and experiencing the best vineyards for wine travel.”
    For more information about Wine Enthusiast Companies, or how to add your winery to the Tasting Room Directory, or for interview requests with the Wine Enthusiast team, contact Bonnary Lek .