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May 02, 2014, 11:26 ET
From Left to Right - Hon. Alexandra Otway-Noel - Minister of Tourism, Civil Aviation & Culture, Her Excellency Dame Cecile La Grenade, GCMG, OBE, PhD - Governor General of Grenada, Sir Royston Hopkin, K.C.M.G., Michael McIntyre, Dr. the Rt. Hon. Keith Mitchell - Prime Minister of Grenada, Lady Betty Hopkin, Gordon "Butch" Stewart - Chairman of Sandals Resorts, Joseph Cinque - President of American Academy of Hospitality Sciences , Terrence DesVignes - Sandals Resorts International Project Manager, Adam Stewart - CEO of Sandals Resorts, Betty Jo Desnoes - Director of Sandals Resorts International Projects, Sarah Hartman - Sr. Designer for Hospitality Purveyors, Inc. (PRNewsFoto/Sandals Resorts)

Spice And Splendor Mark The Official Opening Celebration Of Sandals LaSource Grenada

 Sandals LaSource Grenada Resort & Spa marked its official grand opening at a lavish celebration this week.  The resort, which opened...

Dec 13, 2013, 11:50 ET
Sandals Resorts Announces 'Soon To Moon' Engagement Concierge Service.  (PRNewsFoto/Sandals Resorts)

Sandals Resorts Announces 'Soon to Moon' Engagement Concierge Service

 According to a survey by premier wedding publication The Knot*, December is the most popular month to get engaged, and Sandals Resorts is...

Nov 25, 2013, 09:34 ET
Millennial brides seek a once in a lifetime experience at Sandals Resorts.  (PRNewsFoto/Sandals Resorts)

Sandals Resorts: Millennial Brides Want To Have Their Cake, Eat It Too

 According to a survey of more than 1000 Millennials who recently wed at Sandals Resorts, these destination brides follow the same mantra of...

Sep 28, 2013, 09:04 ET

Sandals Emerald Bay Celebrity Getaway & Golf Weekend Presented By Sandals Resorts And "Access Hollywood" Kicks Off On The Island Of Great Exuma, Bahamas

Celebrities are flying in for an exotic getaway weekend to play some golf for a good cause! Sandals Emerald Bay is rolling out the red carpet for...

Jun 30, 2011, 09:15 ET

Sandals Resorts Covers Airfare for Companion Guest With "Companion Flies Free" Promotion

Travelers concerned with rising gas prices and increased airline costs can breathe a sigh of relief as Sandals Resorts announces a limited-time...

Feb 14, 2011, 10:56 ET

Sandals Resorts Announces Mission to Find 'Greatest Love Story'

With three decades of experience as the world's leading all-inclusive resort company dedicated to two people in love, Sandals Resorts today...

Aug 20, 2009, 18:39 ET

Sandals Resorts International Purchases Four Seasons In Great Exuma, Bahamas

Sandals Resorts International (SRI), parent company of Sandals Resorts, Beaches Resorts, The Royal Plantation Collection and Grand Pineapple...

Apr 02, 2008, 01:00 ET
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Couples celebrate 8/8/08 with the new Preston Bailey Caribbean Sunset Wedding Moon collection at Sandals Resorts. (PRNewsFoto/Sandals Resorts)[AT]
 MIAMI, FL UNITED STATES
 04/01/2008

Couples Invited to Celebrate Once in a Lifetime Date, 8/8/08, at Sandals Resorts

MIAMI, April 2, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandals Resorts will unveil the exclusive Eight Steps of Love and the 8/8/08 Infinity Wedding packages on...

Sep 21, 2007, 01:00 ET

Celebrity Couples Head to the Caribbean to Attend Grand Opening of Mediterranean Village at Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa, October 4-7

NEW YORK, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Lured by the romance of the Caribbean and a destination voted "World's Most Romantic Resort" ten years in a...

Sep 20, 2007, 01:00 ET

Celebrity Couples Head to the Caribbean to Attend Grand Opening of Mediterranean Village at Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa, October 4-7

NEW YORK, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Lured by the romance of the Caribbean and a destination voted "World's Most Romantic Resort" ten years in a...

May 22, 2007, 01:00 ET

Don't Let a Hurricane Blow Your Vacation Plans Out of the Water

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica, May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Summer travelers might be wary of planning trips to the Caribbean or U.S. coastal states during the...

May 10, 2005, 01:00 ET

Sandals Resorts Announces Partnership With Internationally Celebrated Wedding Planner Preston Bailey

MIAMI, May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandals Resorts announces a partnership with Preston Bailey, the internationally celebrated event designer and...

Jun 30, 2004, 01:00 ET
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Gordon "Butch" Stewart, chairman of Sandals and Beaches Resorts, unveils details of two new Sandals Resorts at a press conference in New York City. (PRNewsFoto)[AS]
 NEW YORK, NY USA
 06/30/2004

Sandals Chairman Welcomes Audience to Discover & Rediscover Jamaica With Two New Properties

NEW YORK, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Gordon "Butch" Stewart, chairman of Sandals and Beaches Resorts, unveiled details of two new Sandals Resorts at...

Apr 30, 2003, 01:00 ET
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Chairman and founder of Sandals and Beaches Resorts, Gordon "Butch" Stewart, introduced Operation Relax, offering a total of $2 million in free trips to U.S. military personnel. Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort & Spa, located in The Bahamas, is one of the 16 options for troops to enjoy an ultra, all-inclusive vacation. (PRNewsFoto)[AS]
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 04/30/2003

Sandals And Beaches Resorts Launches OPERATION RELAX: Two Million Dollars In Free Vacations Going To U.S. Military Personnel

MIAMI, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Chairman Gordon "Butch" Stewart, founder of Sandals and Beaches Resorts, has announced his company's plan to...

Dec 14, 2001, 00:00 ET

What Is Hotter Than the Jamaican Sun? A Delicious Winter Getaway at Sandals & Beaches Resorts With Celebrity Chef Sara Moulton

NEW YORK, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Always wanted to cook alongside a celebrity chef? Everyone is invited to join Sara Moulton, Gourmet Magazine...

Nov 30, 2001, 00:00 ET
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THANKS AND GIVING AT CVS: Actress, Marlo Thomas, left, and Today show Anchor, Katie Couric visit a Manhattan CVS/pharmacy, Friday, November 26, 2004 live on The Today Show to kick-off the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital's Thanks & Giving Campaign. As part of the campaign CVS will offer its customers the opportunity to make a one-dollar or more donation to St. Judes Children's Hospital while shopping at CVS, which will be added to the customer's total purchase amount. (PRNewsFoto)[DW]
 NEW YORK, NY USA
 11/26/2004

The Award-Winning Beaches Royal Plantation Golf Resort & Spa

OCHO RIOS, Jamaica, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Within the first year of opening its doors, Beaches Royal Plantation Golf Resort & Spa has been...

Jul 04, 2000, 01:00 ET

Sandals Resorts Doubles Reward to Gain More Information on Lost Journalist

LONDON, July 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The parents of a missing American journalist were notified today that Sandals Resorts intends to double the...

Oct 27, 1999, 01:00 ET

Sandals Introduces First-Ever Rating System for All-Inclusive Resorts Move Leads to Re-Branding of Six Sandals and Beaches Properties As 'The Signature Spa Collection'

NEW YORK, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Declaring that the growth of the all-inclusive industry has spawned resorts that fail to live up to the name,...

Sep 14, 1999, 01:00 ET

Sandals Resorts' Hurricane Guarantee in Full Force; Royal Bahamian Guests to Receive New Vacations, Airfare as a Result of Hurricane Floyd

NASSAU, Bahamas, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The 560 guests vacationing at Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort and Spa whose holiday has been disturbed...

May 06, 1997, 01:00 ET

'Blue Chip Ultra Hurricane Guarantee'; The Sandals Promise: A Great Vacation - Weather or Not

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- "Sandals Resorts International is pleased to guarantee that, in the event a hurricane ruins your...