Puttin’ On The Ritz<br />The Ritz Carlton –Dearborn<br />By: Danielle Lauhoff<br />
History<br /><ul><li>In 1927, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. originates with The Ritz-Carlton, Boston.
Cesar Ritz –”King of hoteliers and hotelier to kings.”
After Cesar’s death Albert Keller bought and franchised his name; establishing The Ritz-Carlton Investing Company in the U.S.</li></li></ul><li>Success <br />Major awards the hospitality industry and leading consumer organizations can bestow? <br />You name, The Ritz Carlton has received it!<br /><ul><li>AAA Five & Four Diamond Awards 2010
More than 26,000 square feet of recently renovated meeting space
Elegant, flexible meeting facilities feature 26,000 square-feet of recently renovated function space, including two grand ballrooms
AAA Four Diamond Hotel Award for 2010</li></li></ul><li>Culture<br /><ul><li> A society rich with culture and energy with The Ford Community & Performing Arts Center. Along with national attractions such as The Henry Ford Museum and Village and the Arab National Museum.
Dearborn, Michigan, hometown of Henry Ford and The Ford Motor Co. world headquarters
Active business community with a vibrant downtown</li></li></ul><li>Where Do We Go From Here?<br /><ul><li>70% Americans have distress in their home lives due to the amount of their debt
Money is the number 1 source of disagreement in the early years of marriage</li></li></ul><li>Our Solution:<br />Let’s make this a home away from home!<br /><ul><li> By pushing The Ritz Carlton –Dearborn as a couples retreat to locals we can bring in more business while building up or reputation in the area.
Through taking funds from our corporate events and putting them into our consumers by lowering our rates during the weekends will drive in traffic.</li></li></ul><li>Then<br />Now<br />
Works Cited<br />City Of Dearborn, “Home Page”. Retrieved from http://www.cityofdearborn.org/<br />“How The Economy Effects Your Relationship”, Los Angeles Times. April 19, 2010. http://www.latimes.com/features/health/la-he-relationship,0,5905464.photo<br />The Ritz Carlton, “Dearborn”. Retrieved from http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/Properties/Dearborn/Information/Default.htm<br />The Ritz Carlton, “Home”. Retrieved from http://corporate.ritzcarlton.com/en/Default.htm<br />The Ritz Carlton, “Our History”. Retrieved from http://corporate.ritzcarlton.com/en/About/OurHistory.htm<br />Team One, “The Ritz Carlton”. Retrieved from http://www.teamone-usa.com/<br />