Travel Industry Celebrates

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Mandarin Oriental, San Francisco was named the #2 hotel in the U.S. by Condé Nast Traveler. The award was presented to John Marks, president and CEO of the San Francisco CVB by supermodel Christie Brinkley during a ceremony at Time Warner Center's new Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City.




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Hsmai held its annual Adrian Awards at the Marriott Marquis in Manhattan where Sean Hennessey of Lodging Investment Partners (left) and Peter Holmberg of the New York Palace took a moment to catch up. (HSMAI photos: Bill Cancellare, Jr.)

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Sir Rocco Forte of Rocco Forte Hotels (right) held a reception in New York for travel industry VIPs. The chairman is shown here with Albert Herrera of Virtuoso (left) and Alexandre Chemla of Altour International (center). Photo courtesy of  manhattansociety.com


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HSMAI award winners Morris Silver and Virginia Sheridan of Morris Silver Associates—pictured with Nigel Page, SVP Commercial Operations, The  Americas, Emirates—were awarded for the campaign promoting the airline’s new Dubai to New York service.


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