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International Media Coverage & Awards
Here is a sampling of our recent media coverage. Click the links for details!
 

Proximity Hotel Voted Top 50 Hotel by Travel + Leisure Magazine Readers in "World's Best Awards"
Top 50 Hotel by Travel + Leisure "World's Best Awards," August 2012

Southern Living Magazine
Southern Living Magazine
June 2012


Dennis Quaintance speaks during the Entrepreneurial Venture Block at the first ever TEDxWakeForestU. The event was held in Wake Forest's Wait Chapel on February 25th, 2012. Click here to learn more about TEDx.

The Inquirerer | philly.com
The Inquirer | philly.com
Philidelphia, PA
March 2012


News & Record, May 2012


Executive Travel Magazine, The Hotel Issue
October 2011

Washington Post
The Washington Post,
March 25, 2011


News & Observer.com
Raleigh, NC
June 6, 2010

Webcast; Sustaining the Right Balance: Green Initiatives for Hospitality and Gaming March 2010

Listen to "The State of Things" interview with Frank Stasio, WUNC radio,
March 15, 2010

Cover of the North Carolina Travel Guide 2009

Hospitality Lighting
Fall 2009


Read April 14, 2009 feature: Eclectic accommodations for eco-travelers.


Watch the video of the Proximity feature on NC Weekend in April 2009.


WRAL News Feature
Video June 2009


National Real Estate
Investor July 2009


NC Signature Photo Essay
January 2009


One of 50 Reasons to love the United States
Travel+Leisure, July 2008

Southern Living
Southern Living
October 2008

FortuneWallpaper
Fortune & Wallpaper Magazines picked Proximity as one of the Top 50 New Business Hotels in the World!
May 2008


Named "Best Hotel" in
The Best of Southern Living
December 2008

Small Market Meetings
Small Market Meetings
February 2009


Opulent Eco Travel
Outside Go
August/September 2008

Hemispheres
October 2008

September 2008

Cooking Light
November 2008
Smart Money
SmartMoney.com
April 2008
US Airways
USAirways Magazine
March 2008
Outside
Outside Magazine
March 2008
Organic Spa
Organic Spa
Fall 2007
New York Times
New York Times
September 2007
NC Signature
NC Signature Magazine
September 2007
     

More Media Coverage!
National Geographic Traveler's Video

-"Among U.S. hotels, Proximity is a leader." Small Market Meetings
- Progressive Engineer
- Global Innovation Report (England)
- Healing Lifestyles & Spas
- A New Kind of Hotel Art, News & Record
- New 2 Investigates Greenwashing
- Business Journal of the Triad
- HPAC (Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning) Magazine
- Case Study by Urban Land Institute
- Electronics Recycling December 2008
- WCNC (NBC) Charlotte
- Dallas Morning News
- Boston Globe
- News & Record: Going green is easier than you think
- News & Record: Print Works Bistro Review
- News & Record: Profile of Executive Chef Bart Ortiz
- News & Record: Proximity elevates green design
- News & Record: Green Hotel Goes Platinum
- News & Record: Greensboro hotel ranked among nation's best
- News & Record: Proximity Makes Top 50 List
- News & Record: Print Works' cuisine never boring
- News & Record: Greensboro Hotel Among 'World's Best'
- News & Record: Proximity makes world's best hotels list
- The Business Journal: Proximity Hotel named one of the best hotels in the U.S.
- The Business Journal: Proximity to expand event space
- The Business Journal: Proximity Hotel named to top 500 in the world by Travel + Leisure

 

 

Proximity's Chief Design Officer
Dennis Quaintance featured on FOX8 News, June 2007. Click once above to view or download: Windows Media Player | Quicktime

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Watch Matt Lauer talk about Five Reasons to Love the United States, including Proximity, on The Today Show, June 19, 2008.

 

Case Study
USGBC Case Study for Proximity's LEED Platinum Certification

Awards
ncgreentravel.com

Best Sustainable Design by Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute
Partnership Award for Innovative Energy Solutions by the Energy Solutions Center (June 2008)

Presentation
Watch Dennis Quaintance speak at 2009 Southern Colorado Sustainability Conference.

Press Releases
Proximity is first LEED Platinum Hotel in the USA (Oct 2008)
Proximity Opens! (Nov 2007)
Proximity's Sustainable Practices (Nov 2007)
Dennis & Nancy King Quaintance
Dennis Quaintance Biography | Nancy King Quaintance Biography

For more information, please contact Mark File, our marketing guy in Greensboro.

Images
Below are a few of the high resolution images available. Many more are available upon request.

Proximity Hotel and Print Works Bistro
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City Suite at Proximity Hotel
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Dennis Quaintance with the 100 solar panels atop the Proximity Hotel
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AAA Four Diamond
Proximity Hotel | 704 Green Valley Road | Greensboro, NC 27408
Phone 336-379-8200 (toll-free 1-800-379-8200) |
proxinfo@proximityhotel.com | Fax 336-478-9123
AAA Four Diamond Award | LEED Platinum Certified by U.S. Green Building Council
Proximity Hotel is part of the Quaintance-Weaver Restaurants and Hotels Family

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