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

Style Me Pretty Wedding Blog feature at Proximity Hotel, May 2014
Style Me Pretty Wedding Blog, May 2014

At Your Service Magazine, Proximity Hotel Feature, June 2013
NCRLA At Your Service, June 2013

Winston-Salem Monthly feature of Proximity Hotel
Winston-Salem Monthly, February 2013

Sustainable Practices at Quaintance-Weaver Restaurants & Hotels Feature on UNC-TV's North Carolina Now, May 2014 (segment starts at 12 min, 40 sec)

Click here to watch Dennis Quaintance speak during the Entrepreneurial Venture Block at the first ever TEDxWakeForestU. February 25th, 2012

The Inquirerer |
NCRLA At Your Service, Summer 2013

Proximity Hotel Voted Top 50 Hotel by Travel + Leisure Magazine Readers in "World's Best Awards"
Top 500 Hotel by Travel + Leisure "Worlds Best Awards," December 2012

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

Entrepreneur Magazine
Entrepreneur Magazine's Travel Award for Business Travel
, May 2012

Southern Living Magazine
Southern Living Magazine
June 2012

The Inquirerer |
The Inquirer |
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 &
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

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

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

Named "Best Hotel" in
The Best of Southern Living
December 2008
Small Market Meetings
Small Market Meetings
February 2009

The Green Grok, Dr. Bill Chameides
November 2008

Travel Weekly
June 2008

Opulent Eco Travel
Outside Go
August/September 2008

September 2008

Cooking Light
November 2008
Metropolitan Home
Metropolitan Home
April 2008
Smart Money
April 2008
US Airways
USAirways Magazine
March 2008
Outside Magazine
March 2008
Greensboro Magazine
Greensboro Monthly Magazine (cover)
December 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 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


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

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.

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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