About the Sheraton Dallas Hotel
Technology Sets Sheraton Dallas Apart - June 2012
More than half of the guests at the Sheraton Dallas — and many hotels — travel with multiple connection devices. They carry laptops, smart phones, iPads, iPods and more. Getting them all online can be a bandwidth challenge. Not at the Sheraton Dallas...READ MORE.
Taking Responsibility - May 2012
Hotels are focusing more on a range of CSR initiatives, but to be successful, they must find ways CSR can help make money rather than give it away...READ MORE.
Sheraton Dallas Hotel Ranks #12 Among the Top 100 Meeting Hotels in the United States by Cvent - April 2012
The Sheraton Dallas Hotel, one of the largest convention hotels in Texas, today announced that it ranked #12 on Cvent’s annual list of the “Top 100 Meeting Hotels in the United States.” The Sheraton Dallas was selected from a pool of 80,000 hotels in the U.S. on the Cvent Supplier Network, a free online marketplace that connects meeting planners with over 200,000 venues and service providers worldwide...READ MORE.
Sheraton Dallas Announces New Complex HR Director - January 2011
The Sheraton Dallas Hotel recently announced that Nancy Kiska has joined the
hotel as complex director of human resources. In this role, Kiska serves as a strategic partner with the hotel's
executive leadership team...READ MORE.
Chicago Tribune-December 2010
Applications that give smart-phone users direct access to hotel reservations systems. The Sheraton Dallas, a Starwood property, has taken an app a step further, allowing the smart-phone users to order its most popular room service items via an e-dining Web site........READ MORE.
2010 Platinum Choice Award Winners Chosen - October 2010
Sheraton Dallas has been chosen as a winner of the Smart Meetings 2010 Platinum Choice Awards....READ MORE.
Sheraton Dallas Hotel Named In Top Five In "Best Places To Work" Survey - September 2010
Sheraton Dallas Hotel, announced today that it was recently named number four in the large size businesses category in the Dallas Business Journal's ranking of the "Best Places to Work" in Dallas-Fort Worth. This is the second consecutive year the Sheraton Dallas has been named in the top five by the Dallas Business Journal's prestigious survey, in 2009 they were listed as number one....READ MORE.
David Swift Of Sheraton Dallas Hotel Appointed To TITAS Board Of Directors - September 2010
The Sheraton Dallas Hotel today announced that David Swift, director of sales and marketing, has been appointed to the board of directors for TITAS, which provides the North Texas an opportunity to experience the best of American and international music, dance, and performance art through a variety of presentations and educational outreach activities. Swift was officially named at the recent TITAS board meeting and will serve in his role during the upcoming year...READ MORE.
Sheraton Dallas Hotel Unveils New On-Line Room Service Offering For Guests - September 2010
The Sheraton Dallas Hotel recently unveiled a new hi-tech guest offering - a website dedicated to on-line room service orders - a service that is setting the stage for state-of-the-art technology among hotels in downtown Dallas. Using the hotel's free Wi-Fi, guests staying at the hotel can browse the in-room dining menu from a laptop, iPhone or at the hotel's "Link@SheratonSM experienced with Microsoft®" lobby lounge, place an order and have the food delivered to any location within the hotel...READ MORE.
Sheraton Dallas Hotel Partners With 2020 Live Oak Street Mission Facility For Relief Efforts During Upcoming Hurricane Season - August 2010
The Sheraton Dallas Hotel is pleased to announce a new partnership with the 2020 Live Oak Street Mission Critical Facility (2020 MCF) to provide a family-friendly atmosphere for business continuity operations and disaster recovery options for clients in the face of adversity, specifically the 2010 Hurricane Season....Read More.
Slicker Shy Update - July 2010
"For many of our returning guests, we know a part of them will miss the massive ‘Slicker Shy' figure that has greeted them for the past decade," said Ray Hammer, general manager of the Sheraton Dallas Hotel. "However, we are confident that they will be very pleased with what they see when they come through the doors of our newly renovated lobby. And, we are happy that our hotel's transformation has provided an opportunity for the City of Lewisville to offer its residents a new reason to visit Old Town."...READ MORE.
Wi-Fi Available Here - June 2010
In this hyper-connected world, where everyone seems to be surgically attached to their laptops, smartphones or other wireless devices, it only makes sense that more people expect Wi-Fi connectivity wherever they go, including at meetings and conventions...READ MORE.
Dallas and Art - April 2010
For Houstonians who know well the treasures that lay north in Dallas, the main considerations for a long leisurely weekend in Big D is where to stay and what to do. There are old favorites and delightful posh boutique hotels but may I suggest the Sheraton?....READ MORE.
Excellence in Social Responsibility - April 2010
Cooksey Communications, a Dallas/Fort Worth-based strategic communications consulting firm, is pleased to announce that six of their clients received 2010 Communitas Awards from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP) for their dedication to Community Service and Social Responsibility....READ MORE.
Star Chefs And Great Wines At Savor Dallas - February 2010
The 6th annual Savor Dallas to be held March 5th and 6th in downtown Dallas, is "An International Experience of Wine, Food, Spirits and the Arts," dedicated to showcasing the finest chefs in Dallas-Fort Worth, the world's best beverages, and the renaissance of Downtown Dallas, especially the Arts District. The largest premium wine and food event in Texas will be headquartered in the recently renovated Sheraton Dallas Hotel....READ MORE.
Ray Hammer Of Sheraton Dallas Hotel Appointed To Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau Board Of Directors - December 2009
The Sheraton Dallas Hotel announced today that its General Manager, Ray Hammer, was recently appointed to the Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau Board of Directors. In this role, Hammer will help establish policies, review budgets, contribute to the formation of the marketing strategies and serve as an advisor to the Bureau's full-time staff.....READ MORE.
Ray Hammer Of Sheraton Dallas Hotel Named GM Of The Year By Hotel Association Of North Texas - November 2009
The Sheraton Dallas Hotel announced today that its General Manager, Ray Hammer was recently named General Manager of the Year in the full service hotel category (500+ rooms) by the Hotel Association of North Texas.....Read More.
Dallas Business Journal "Best Places to Work" - September 2009
Sheraton Dallas Hotel Named "WINNER" Among Large D/FW Companies In "BEST PLACES TO WORK" Survey...Read More.
Draft Media Sports Lounge - August 2009
If America's new billion-dollar stadiums and arenas can be described as temples, many of Her sports bars remain the trenches out back that worshipers pee into. For a bar worthy of your tithes, hit Draft Media Sports Lounge, now open.....Read More.
Win a Wedding Reception at the Dallas Bridal Show from Sheraton - July 2009
The Sheraton Dallas Hotel is partnering with the Dallas Bridal Show (which is July 11-12 at Dallas Market Hall, 2200 Stemmons Fwy.) to give away a free wedding reception. All you have to do is sign up as you enter the show. The lucky winner will....Read More.
Some of XLV's Most Important Venues are Announced - May 2009
Of the 16 major events surrounding the 45th Super Bowl, a game played on February 6, 2011 to crown the champion of the 2010 NFL season, Dallas and Fort Worth will host five events each; Arlington will have four; and, Irving will have two.....Read More.
Sheraton Dallas Hotel Names Convention Service Manager - May 2009
The Sheraton Dallas Hotel announced today that Paul Ruby has
joined the hotel as convention service manager. In this role, Ruby will be responsible for the
smooth execution of meetings, events and conferences hosted at the hotel, including those taking
place during the property's $90 million renovation project that is scheduled for completion later
this year....Read More.
Sheraton Dallas Hotel Launches Redesigned Guest Rooms - March 2009
The Sheraton Dallas Hotel announced today that the first group of redesigned guest rooms, featuring the brand's signature Sheraton Sweet Sleeper bed, are now available to guests in search of a relaxing urban getaway. Renovation of the guest rooms in the north and center towers is a part of the hotel's $90 million project, of which the hotel component will be complete in June 2009....Read More.
Sheraton Dallas Hotel Provides Accommodations For Families Visiting Children's Medical Center - February 2009
Located at the heart of Dallas' commercial center, the Sheraton Dallas Hotel announced today that it has joined forces with Children's Medical Center to provide much-needed accommodations for the growing number of visiting families who have children being cared for at the hospital. In addition, the hotel will provide various in-kind items to the hospital throughout the year, as well as volunteer support......Read More.
Sheraton Dallas Hotel Kicks Off $90 Million Renovation Project - December 2009
Located at the heart of Dallas' commercial center, the Sheraton Dallas Hotel announced today that it has begun construction on the first phase of its $90 million renovation project which will include a comprehensive new design of its public spaces, guest rooms in the north and center towers and conference center. Led by Leo A. Daly, an internationally renowned architecture, planning, engineering, interior design and project management firm, completion of the four-phased renovation project is estimated for summer 2009.....Read More.
New Leadership Appointed At Sheraton Dallas Hotel - July 2008
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide is pleased to announce that a new leadership team has been appointed to drive rebranding and renovation efforts at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel, as well as lead the property's operational and marketing initiatives. Ray Hammer is general manager of the hotel and David Swift is director of sales and marketing.....Read More.