Preferred Hotel Group Recognizes Inn by the Sea
Inn by the Sea Recognized by Preferred Hotel GroupÂ® for Community and Social Responsibility
Cape Elizabeth, ME- December 1, 2014â€¦â€¦â€¦.Maineâ€™s Inn by the Sea received the Sustainability Award from Â Preferred Hotel Group Â® at their annual Global Conference and Giffts (Great Initiatives for Todayâ€™s, Tomorrowâ€™s Society) award ceremony held in Pebble Beach, California on November 5th, 2014.
â€œIt is imperative for everyone involved in the travel process-from hoteliers to their guests- to proactively embrace community and social responsibility, as these collective actions foster change and bring great value to our global communities,â€ stated Lindsey Ueberroth, President and CEO of Preferred Hotel Group.
In presenting the Sustainability award Preferred Hotel GroupÂ® cited Inn by the Seaâ€™s commitment to environmental responsibility implemented through several hotel programs.Â Captivating cuisine: Â regionally sourced menus and partnership in the Gulf of Maineâ€™s Research Instituteâ€™s Culinary program; Green by Design; features that range from recycled flooring and sheet rock to solar panels; Habitat Restoration: collaboration with the Department of Conservation around restoring habitat for endangered wildlife; Â and Indigenous Landscape: which supports local wildlife as well as fun and educational classes for guests. Richard Carroll, Inn by the Seaâ€™s Director of Sales and Marketing, accepted the award.
Inn by the Sea, Maineâ€™s premier beach destination with stylish modern accommodation, full service SPA, and ocean view dining is located on a mile of unspoiled sand beach just 7 miles from Portlandâ€™s urban chic small port city.Â Preferred Hotel GroupÂ® represents more than 650 of the finest hotels and resorts in the world.