Navigation Links
Omni Hotels & Resorts and Global Hotel Alliance Partner for Charity

IRVING, Texas, Dec. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Top marketing representatives of Omni Hotels & Resorts and the other Global Hotel Alliance brand members recently hosted a unique "Lasso for Life" event benefitting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). The luxury hotel brands from across the world readily joined forces to raise money in memory of Jason Harmon, an Omni and GHA associate who succumbed to lymphoma cancer in May.

Nearly $10,000 in personal donations and hotel voucher donations were raised at the event, held at Billy Bob's Texas, "The World's Largest Honky Tonk," with more than 127,000 square feet of space. Members of the Global Hotel Alliance's marketing committee, made up of marketing executives from hotels all over the world, converged to donate their time to LLS. Representatives from the Doyle Collection, Pan Pacific, Anantara, First, Kempinski, Leela Palaces, Marco Polo, Mirvac, Parkroyal, Tivoli and Omni Hotels took turns roping "calves" made from a bales of hay in exchange for donations.

"Jason was a valued member of our team who put so much into all he did," said Chris Hartley, chief executive officer of the Global Hotel Alliance. "We wanted to honor him by raising money and awareness for such a worthy cause."

"The Lasso for Life event was a great success," said Tom Santora, chief marketing officer and senior vice president of sales for Omni Hotels. "This was an excellent way to end our year by celebrating the life of a special friend and colleague."

About Omni Hotels & Resorts

Omni Hotels & Resorts creates genuine, authentic guest experiences at 45 distinct luxury hotels and resorts in leading business gateways and leisure destinations across North America. From exceptional golf and spa retreats to dynamic business settings, each Omni showcases the local flavor of the destination while featuring four-diamond services, signature restaurants, Wi-Fi connectivity and unique wellness options. Known for its award-winning, personalized service, Omni leaves a lasting impression with every customer interaction, with a heightened level of recognition and rewards delivered through its Select Guest loyalty program and the company's "Power of One" associate empowerment program. To get additional information or book accommodations, visit or call 1-800-The-Omni.

About Global Hotel Alliance

Based on the airline alliance model, Global Hotel Alliance is the world largest alliance of independent hotel brands. It uses a common technology platform to drive incremental revenues and create cost savings for its members, while offering enhanced recognition and service to customers across all brands. GHA currently comprises of Anantara, The Doyle Collection, First, Kempinski, Leela, Marco Polo, Mirvac, Omni, Pan Pacific, PARKROYAL and Tivoli hotels encompassing 265 upscale and luxury hotels with 60,000 rooms across 47 different countries.

SOURCE Omni Hotels & Resorts

SOURCE Omni Hotels & Resorts
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. The Leading Hotels of the World Recreates Film Fantasy in Uber-Luxury Trip: Around The World in 80 Ways
2. Choice Hotels Selects PAI as Qualified Vendor to Offer Health Benefits to Part-Time, Hourly Workers in Its Franchisee Base
3. aloft(SM) hotels Congratulates Hometown Olympic Swimmer and Gold Medalist Brendan Hansen Friday, September 12, 2008
4. Carlson Hotels Worldwide Partners With the American Red Cross in Texas to Provide Relief for Children Affected by Hurricane Ike
5. AmericInn Hotels Partners With Nationally Recognized Sleep Expert Dr. Christopher Drake, Announces Launch of Sleep Better America Campaign
6. AmericInn Hotels Kicks-Off Sleep Better America With Launch of New Web Site to Educate Consumers About Insomnia and Sleep-Related Issues
7. Tap Project Partners With Strategic Hotels for 2009 UNICEF Clean Water Campaign
8. Dolce Hotels and Resorts Initiates Program to Mitigate H1N1 Flu Risk
9. Econo Lodge Hotels Team with Strikeouts For Troops to Help Consumers Send Personal Thank You Notes to U.S. Armed Forces
10. Marriott Hotels in Paris Raise Funds for AFM Telethon 2009
11. Get Your Fruits & Veggies: CDC
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/25/2015)... IL (PRWEB) , ... November 25, 2015 , ... ... to six decades of music, friendships, and learning in its 65th Anniversary Brillianteen ... held Dec. 5-6. , For 65 years, Brillianteen has been a ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... , ... November 25, 2015 , ... Today, Mothers ... our nation’s roadways has dropped below 10,000 for the first time since 2011. In ... 2013. , According to data released by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... "When ... that regular bras were incredibly uncomfortable," said an inventor from Bronx, N.Y. "In ... She developed the patent-pending RECOVERY BRA for added comfort and support. The bra ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... , ... Many people know of the common symptoms of low thyroid hormone ... But many people who find their cholesterol levels and weight are creeping up are ... if they don’t have any of the other symptoms. , Thyroid hormone plays a ...
(Date:11/25/2015)... ... November 25, 2015 , ... Students and parents have something to be thankful ... Create Real Impact awards. California Casualty is proud to support the contest ... distracted and reckless driving, the number one killer of young drivers. , Almost ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/25/2015)... 25, 2015 - Will Also ... (CME) --> - Will ... Education (CME) --> - Will ... Continuing Medical Education (CME) Elsevier , ... services, will feature latest diagnostic imaging textbooks and decision support tools, ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... 25, 2015 The hope of ... failure of IVF cycles. After failure of over 15 ... had lost all hopes that she would be able to conceive ever. But finally optimism ... conceived after failure of over 15 IVF cycles. ... they decided to take one last attempt with Gaudium IVF Center in ...
(Date:11/24/2015)... 24, 2015  Array BioPharma Inc. (Nasdaq: ... Officer, Ron Squarer , will present at ... York.  The public is welcome to participate in ... BioPharma website.Event:Piper Jaffray Annual Healthcare ConferencePresenter:  , Ron ... 2015Time:1:30 p.m. Eastern Time Webcast: , ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: