Hotels http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/7416/more en Arty Party: Fairmont the Queen Elizabeth Caters the Contemporary Art Museum Ball http://specialevents.com/catering/arty-party-fairmont-queen-elizabeth-caters-contemporary-art-museum-ball <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>The catering team at the <a href="http://www.fairmont.com/queen-elizabeth-montreal/meetings-weddings/" target="_blank">Fairmont the Queen Elizabeth Hotel</a> in Montreal creates an arty party for the gala at the Contemporary Art Museum/Musee d&#39;art Contemporain&nbsp;in Monteal--a lively evening that demanded fine food with a touch of kitsch. <a href="http://Arty Party: Fairmont the Queen Elizabeth Caters the Contemporary Art Museum Ball" target="_blank">The event won a Gala Award in January for Best Event Produced by a Hotel Banquet Department. </a></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/catering/arty-party-fairmont-queen-elizabeth-caters-contemporary-art-museum-ball" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/catering/arty-party-fairmont-queen-elizabeth-caters-contemporary-art-museum-ball#comments Catering Hotels Photo Galleries Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:09:00 +0000 22441 at http://specialevents.com The Bliss is Back: Royal Park Hotel Shares Trends in 'Ballroom Bliss' Showcase http://specialevents.com/hotels/bliss-back-royal-park-hotel-shares-trends-ballroom-bliss-showcase <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The Royal Park Hotel in Rochester, Mich., shows off the top event trends at its latest 'Ballroom Bliss' showcase. Get ready for bruschetta 'smash stations,' craft cocktails and luxury linens.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/bliss-back-royal-park-hotel-shares-trends-ballroom-bliss-showcase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/bliss-back-royal-park-hotel-shares-trends-ballroom-bliss-showcase#comments Catering Hotels Weddings Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:09:00 +0000 21861 at http://specialevents.com Going Green Both Saves Money and Lures Guests, Hotels Discover http://specialevents.com/hotels/going-green-both-saves-money-and-lures-guests-hotels-discover <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> Hotels find that going green brings in green--that is, money from eco-conscious guests </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hotels find that going green brings in green--that is, money from eco-conscious guests</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/going-green-both-saves-money-and-lures-guests-hotels-discover" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/going-green-both-saves-money-and-lures-guests-hotels-discover#comments Hotels Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:56:00 +0000 20171 at http://specialevents.com Photo by Getty Images / © pigphoto Behold the Ballroom: Event Pros Take Ballrooms from Bland to Beautiful http://specialevents.com/hotels/behold-ballroom-event-pros-take-ballrooms-bland-beautiful <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="field-deck"> The basic hotel ballroom: In the right hands, it transforms from a simple space to an unforgettable setting for special events </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The basic hotel ballroom: In the right hands, it transforms from a simple space to an unforgettable setting for special events</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/behold-ballroom-event-pros-take-ballrooms-bland-beautiful" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/behold-ballroom-event-pros-take-ballrooms-bland-beautiful#comments Hotels Sat, 01 Nov 2014 07:57:00 +0000 20321 at http://specialevents.com <p>AOO Events creates a &#39;Modern Baroque on Steriods&#39; look at the Resort at Pelican Hill for SITE.</p> Photo by David E. Merrell/AOO Events Armando Arruda is the King of Hotel Catering http://specialevents.com/hotels/armando-arruda-king-hotel-catering <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Armando Arruda reigns as catering director at Fairmont the Queen Elizabeth Hotel </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Armando Arruda reigns as catering director at Fairmont the Queen Elizabeth Hotel</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/armando-arruda-king-hotel-catering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/armando-arruda-king-hotel-catering#comments Hotels Sat, 01 Nov 2014 07:47:00 +0000 20311 at http://specialevents.com <p>Armando Arruda</p> A Toast to 10: The Royal Park Hotel Celebrates its 10th Anniversary http://specialevents.com/hotels/toast-10-royal-park-hotel-celebrates-its-10th-anniversary <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>A toast to 10: The Royal Park Hotel in Rochester, Mich., celebrates 10 years of hospitality excellence with a 10th anniversary party.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/toast-10-royal-park-hotel-celebrates-its-10th-anniversary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/toast-10-royal-park-hotel-celebrates-its-10th-anniversary#comments Hotels Tue, 23 Sep 2014 23:46:00 +0000 19481 at http://specialevents.com Dorchester Hotels Threatened with Boycotts over Brunei's Sharia Law http://specialevents.com/hotels/dorchester-hotels-threatened-boycotts-over-bruneis-sharia-law <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Events cancel at the high-end Beverly Hills Hotel in protest of harsh religious sanctions to be imposed by its owner, Brunei </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Tensions over political stances taken by the tiny country of Brunei are being felt 8,000 miles away in Beverly Hills, where feminists and gay rights activists are threatening to boycott the landmark Beverly Hills Hotel, which is owned by the Brunei government.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/dorchester-hotels-threatened-boycotts-over-bruneis-sharia-law" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/dorchester-hotels-threatened-boycotts-over-bruneis-sharia-law#comments Hotels Wed, 07 May 2014 15:25:00 +0000 17181 at http://specialevents.com <p><em><strong>The&nbsp;<span style="font-size: 12.727272033691406px;">Feminist Majority Foundation Rally at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Monday.&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 12.727272033691406px;">Photo by Jillian Ellis.</span></strong></em></p> Cernik Takes Role of Director of Meeting and Event Management at Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel http://specialevents.com/hotels/cernik-takes-role-director-meeting-and-event-management-sheraton-new-york-times-square-hotel <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> Cernik moves from director of banquets role </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Cernik will bring 'a personalized touch' to events</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/cernik-takes-role-director-meeting-and-event-management-sheraton-new-york-times-square-hotel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/cernik-takes-role-director-meeting-and-event-management-sheraton-new-york-times-square-hotel#comments Hotels Thu, 24 Apr 2014 19:12:00 +0000 17001 at http://specialevents.com <p>Brian Cernik has been promoted to director of meeting and event management at the Sheraon New York Times Square Hotel.</p> Back to Bliss: Royal Park Hotel Stages 8th Annual Ballroom Bliss Showcase http://specialevents.com/hotels/back-bliss-royal-park-hotel-stages-8th-annual-ballroom-bliss-showcase <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>This annual event showcase from the Royal Park Hotel shows six top event trends in fabulous vignettes.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/back-bliss-royal-park-hotel-stages-8th-annual-ballroom-bliss-showcase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/back-bliss-royal-park-hotel-stages-8th-annual-ballroom-bliss-showcase#comments Hotels Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:27:00 +0000 16901 at http://specialevents.com Rimedio Joins L'Ermitage Beverly Hills as F&B Director http://specialevents.com/hotels/rimedio-joins-lermitage-beverly-hills-fb-director <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>L&rsquo;Ermitage Beverly Hills announced yesterday that it has named Nicholas&nbsp;Rimedio&nbsp;as food and beverage director, overseeing all culinary efforts and partnerships for the property.&nbsp;</p> <p>The property is part of the Viceroy Hotel Group.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/hotels/rimedio-joins-lermitage-beverly-hills-fb-director" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/hotels/rimedio-joins-lermitage-beverly-hills-fb-director#comments Hotels Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:42:00 +0000 16781 at http://specialevents.com <p><em>Nicholas Rimedio joins L&#39;Ermitage Beverly Hills as food and beverage director.</em></p>