John Q. Hammons’ University Plaza Hotel to Celebrate On-Site Grove Spa Opening with Public Festivities

--()--John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts:

WHAT:    

• John Q. Hammons’ University Plaza Hotel and Convention Center to officially debut new 1,100-square-foot day spa on main floor of downtown hotel in Springfield, Mo.

 

• Represents legendary Grove Spa’s second location in Springfield

 

• Public celebration to feature:

-- Spa tours, food stations with assortment of locally grown/sourced culinary delights, cash bar, entertainment by Ozarks-area musician Mark Bilyeu in hotel atrium

-- Simultaneous celebration of Grove Pharmacy’s 60th Anniversary in hotel atrium

-- Refreshed Springfield Regional Arts Council’s Corporate Art Program installation in hotel atrium

 

• Public is invited. Dress is business casual. Parking is free.

 

• Reinforces John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts’ commitment to downtown Springfield

       
WHO:

VIP representatives from the following organizations to be in attendance at the public event:

 

• John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts and University Plaza Hotel and Convention Center

 

• Grove Spa and Grove Pharmacy

 

• Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce

 

• Urban Districts Alliance

       
WHEN &

Friday, December 7, 2012

WHERE:

5:00 – 8:00 p.m. CST: Public event

 
VIP Photo Opportunities:

4:00 p.m. – Ribbon-cutting with Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce

5:30 p.m. – VIP spa amenities demonstration

 

University Plaza Hotel and Convention Center

333 S. John Q. Hammons Parkway

Springfield, MO 65806

417-864-7333

(Complimentary parking available)

     

 

CO.

About John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts:

INFO:

Springfield, Mo.-based John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts is the largest private, independent owner and manager of hotels in the United States, representing brands such as: Chateau on the Lake Resort, Spa & Convention Center; Courtyard by Marriott; Embassy Suites Hotels; Hampton Inn & Suites; Hilton; Holiday Inn; Homewood Suites by Hilton; Marriott; Plaza Hotels Collection; Radisson; Renaissance; Residence Inn by Marriott; and Sheraton. With a portfolio of 78 hotels representing nearly 19,000 guest rooms/suites in 24 states, John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts’ properties are dominant in their markets. Founded on the extraordinary vision of John Q. Hammons and built on his legacy of excellence spanning more than 50 years, John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts has become one of the most recognized and award-winning companies in the hospitality industry. Built to be the best, John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts continues to set the standard in hospitality management and hotel development. For more information about John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts, visit the company’s website at www.jqhhotels.com or www.facebook.com/jqhhotelsresorts.

       

Contacts

Publicis PR for John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts
Sheri D. Smith, 214-454-3969 (mobile)
469-366-2493
sheri.smith@publicis-usa.com
or
University Plaza Hotel and Convention Center
Robert Henley, 417-864-7333
robert.henley@jqh.com

Release Summary

John Q. Hammons’ University Plaza Hotel and Convention Center to officially debut new 1,100-sq-ft day spa on main floor of downtown hotel in Springfield, Mo., with public celebration on Dec. 7, 2012.

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Contacts

Publicis PR for John Q. Hammons Hotels & Resorts
Sheri D. Smith, 214-454-3969 (mobile)
469-366-2493
sheri.smith@publicis-usa.com
or
University Plaza Hotel and Convention Center
Robert Henley, 417-864-7333
robert.henley@jqh.com