Honored with Web Marketing Association Award

Denver, Colo. – 9/21/12 – Mike Pratt, vice president of sales and marketing for Stout Street Hospitality, recently announced that the company’s Magnolia Hotels collection received the Hotel and Lodging Standard of Excellence WebAward for the newly launched

“Magnolia Hotels strives to offer our guests a high level of service and the functionality on our website through an easily accessible booking engine and comprehensive design,” said Pratt. “Our new site launched in 2012 and we’ve seen more than 15 percent increase in traffic, as well as more customer engagement. We are excited to be recognized for this type of achievement.” Magnolia Hotels worked with Texas-based Sabre Hospitality Solutions to develop the site.

The Web Marketing Association, the producer of the WebAward Competition, was founded in 1997 and is the longest running annual website award competition. The WebAwards are dedicated to naming the best websites in 96 industries and setting the standard of excellence for all website development. The aim of the Web Marketing Association is to set high standards for internet marketing and web development and is staffed by volunteers made up of internet marketing, online advertising, PR, and top web site design professionals.

Magnolia Hotels operates upscale boutique hotels that cater to the sophisticated traveler in Denver, Dallas, Houston, and Bryan, Texas and Omaha, Neb. All guests staying at any Magnolia property receive complimentary daily American breakfast buffet, an evening reception featuring complimentary domestic beer, house wine and soft drinks as well as a bed time cookie buffet, transportation service and high-speed Internet access. For more information on the collection, please visit WWW.MAGNOLIAHOTELS.COM.

Denver-based Stout Street Hospitality is a privately held hotel management company focused on the development, management, acquisition, re-branding, construction and conversation of existing independent hotel properties. The company’s core products are the five Magnolia hotels but its always exploring other markets and additional growth opportunities. For more information on Stout Street Hospitality, please visit


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