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Nov 22, 2013, 04:52 ET Carlson Board Approves Evaluation of Strategic Alternatives for TGI Fridays™ Restaurants including Possible Sale

The Board of Directors of Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, has authorized a review of strategic alternatives available to the...


Apr 18, 2013, 03:09 ET White Space Arrives In Gold Country

The rugged landscape of California's Gold Country has been sought after for centuries, but its enchanting features have also obstructed 21st-Century...


Jun 01, 2012, 11:49 ET Geoffrey Gage And Wendy Nelson Elected To The Carlson Board Of Directors

Carlson, a privately held, global hospitality and travel company, recently announced that Geoffrey Gage, founder and president of Geoffrey Carlson...


Mar 21, 2012, 10:00 ET Carlson Reports Strong Revenue Growth and Strategic Progress Across Its Businesses in 2011

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today reported a 13 percent increase in 2011 of its system wide revenues to USD 38 billion and an...


Jan 18, 2012, 02:00 ET Carlson and Rezidor Establish the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, and The Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies in the world, today...


Jan 05, 2012, 11:00 ET Carlson Appoints Scott Meyer Interim Leader, Midscale Brands, Carlson Hotels, Americas

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced the appointment of Scott Meyer, vice president, Franchise Operations, Country Inns...


Dec 06, 2011, 08:00 ET Carlson Announces the Reopening of the Radisson Blu Resort, Marina & Spa, St. Martin on Dec. 15, 2011

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced the Radisson Blu Resort, Marina & Spa, St. Martin, will reopen its doors on Dec....


Dec 01, 2011, 01:31 ET Javier Rosenberg Promoted to Chief Operating Officer, Radisson and Executive Vice President, Carlson Hotels, Managed Hotels, Americas

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced the promotion of Javier Rosenberg to chief operating officer, Radisson and...


Nov 15, 2011, 09:29 ET Carlson Establishes Partnership with Clean the World

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced an agreement between Carlson Hotels and Clean the World Global LLC, a social...


Sep 22, 2011, 10:47 ET Carlson Announces the U.S. Debut of Radisson Blu With Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago on 11.1.11

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced the U.S. debut for the Radisson Blu upper-upscale brand. The Radisson Blu Aqua...


Aug 01, 2011, 10:46 ET Carlson Opens Second Park Inn by Radisson Hotel In Dallas

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced further expansion of the Park Inn by Radisson brand in North America with the...


Jul 18, 2011, 11:15 ET Carlson Continues Expansion of Country Inns & Suites By Carlson(SM) With First Hotel in San Antonio

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced the further expansion of Country Inns & Suites By Carlson(SM) with the brand's...


Jun 07, 2011, 08:00 ET Mary Kay Caschetta Appointed Vice President of Loyalty for Carlson Hotels

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced that Mary Kay Caschetta has been appointed vice president of Loyalty for Carlson...


Jun 06, 2011, 09:00 ET Carlson Opens Second Park Inn by Radisson Hotel in Pennsylvania

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced the further expansion of the Park Inn by Radisson brand in the United States with...


Jun 06, 2011, 09:00 ET Carlson Partnership With LRA Worldwide to Cover 96 Percent of All Carlson Hotels

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, has expanded its partnership with LRA Worldwide, Inc., a leading consultant in Guest Experience...


May 26, 2011, 07:53 ET Carlson and Mortenson Announce Groundbreaking on Radisson Blu Hotel at Mall of America

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, and Mortenson, a U.S.- based, privately-held construction services company, today celebrated the...


May 25, 2011, 12:06 ET Carlson Opens Radisson Hotel Menomonee Falls, Featuring New Room and Restaurant Concepts

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, has announced the opening of the Radisson Hotel Menomonee Falls, 20 miles northwest of downtown...


May 25, 2011, 11:55 ET Carlson Appoints Alan J. Buddendeck Vice President and Chief Communications Officer

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced that Alan J. Buddendeck has been appointed vice president and chief communications...


May 19, 2011, 03:49 ET Carlson Recognizes Nine Employees With Highest Honor

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, has honored nine employees for outstanding career achievement with its 2010 Carlson Fellows awards. ...


May 19, 2011, 01:50 ET Carlson Continues Expansion of Country Inns & Suites By Carlson(SM) With Opening of 43rd Hotel in Georgia

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced the further expansion of Country Inns & Suites By Carlson(SM) in the Southern...


May 17, 2011, 01:31 ET Carlson Opens First Park Inn by Radisson Hotel in Brazil

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced the further strategic international expansion of the Park Inn by Radisson brand...


May 09, 2011, 10:42 ET Scott C. Gage Returns to the Carlson Board of Directors

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced that Scott C. Gage, president and chief operating officer, Gage Outdoor...


May 09, 2011, 01:55 ET Carlson and Mortenson Announce Completion of Financing For Radisson Blu Hotel at Mall of America®

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, and Mortenson, a U.S. - based, privately-held construction services and development company, today...


May 04, 2011, 10:43 ET Carlson Hotels Receives 2011 JDA Real Results Award for Best in Pricing and Revenue Management

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced it has been recognized as a JDA® Software Group, Inc. 2011 Real Results Winner for...


Apr 26, 2011, 02:33 ET Carlson Continues Expansion of Country Inns & Suites By Carlson(SM) in the Midwest with Opening of 14th Hotel in Michigan

Carlson, a global hospitality and travel company, today announced the further expansion of Country Inns & Suites By Carlson(SM) in the Midwestern...