VANCOUVER, March 12 /CNW/ - Sandman Hotels, Inns & Suites announces a
winner of their Grand prize for Travel Agents. In 2006, Sandman launched a new
chain code PS, through the Global Distribution System (GDS), providing travel
agents access to all its 32 properties across Canada. To celebrate the new
system, all travel agents who utilized the PS code from July 1 to December 31,
2006, were entered to win a $5,000 cash prize. Sandman dispatched Kent Hull,
Manager Central Services and Kevin Gilhooly, Executive General Manager to
present the $5,000 to Imtiyaz Ahmed of American Express Corporate located in
"It gives us great pleasure to reward someone who has been instrumental
in introducing and retaining travelers with our Hotels, we hope that Imtiyaz
puts the money to good use!" Remarked Kent Hull.
Founded in 1967, Sandman Hotels, Inns & Suites today operates under
Northland Properties Limited. Based in Vancouver, the company currently has
32 properties from British Columbia to Quebec. The company is continuing to
add new properties to their rapidly growing hospitality collection; new hotels
opening in Toronto ON, Winnipeg MB and the renovation of a 438-room resort
property in Richmond BC.
Their properties offer amenities such as secure high speed Internet
access, Moxie's Classic Grill, Denny's 24 hour restaurants, Shark Club -
Sports, Bar & Grill, CHOP-Steak, Fish, Bar and an industry leading commission
base of 13% for travel agents.
Sandman Hotels, Inns & Suites are upper middle-tiered properties that
provide a combination of location, value, cleanliness, quality, comfort and
personal convenience to both business and leisure travellers.
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