Tuesday, July 24, 2007
Among William C. Marks’s favorites are the Gaylord Entertainment Company, which focuses on luxury hotel properties with convention centers, including the 2,881-room Gaylord Opryland in Nashville and the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in Prince George’s County, Md., which is set to open next year with 2,000 rooms.
“Outside of Las Vegas, there are very few good-quality large hotels with more than 1,500 rooms being built,” Mr. Marks, a managing director at JMP Securities said.
Read the article in the New York Times.
Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center provides world-class convention and leisure-focused amenities – all in one place. It is located along the banks of the Potomac River, less than eight miles south of the nation’s capital, in National Harbor, Md., a new 300-acre waterfront destination offering world-class dining, retail and entertainment venues in Prince Georges County, Md. The Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center is the largest convention resort on the Eastern Seaboard, offering 2,000 guest rooms, including 108 lavish suites; more than 470,000 square feet of convention, meeting, exhibit and pre-function space; acclaimed restaurants; Relâche™ Spa; and a soaring 18-story, 1.5-acre glass-covered atrium.