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The Grand America Hotel Names Soberanis Executive Chef

March 06, 2014

The Grand America Hotel, Salt Lake City's only AAA Five Diamond hotel, has named Fernando Soberanis executive chef.

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The Grand America Hotel Spa Named 16th Best Hotel Spa in U.S. by Condé Nast Traveler Readers

February 07, 2014

The Grand America Hotel Spa, recently renovated to provide a luxurious escape to Salt Lake City visitors and residents alike, has ranked 16th among the country’s hotel spas in the 2014 Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Poll.

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The Grand America Hotel Presents 2013 Holiday Window Stroll

November 18, 2013

To celebrate the official start of the holiday season, the Grand America Hotel will unveil its fourth annual Holiday Window Stroll on Thanksgiving weekend, Friday Nov. 29 at 8 a.m.

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The Grand America Hotel Unveils Newly Renovated Grand Spa

November 14, 2013

The Grand America Hotel has completed renovations of the Grand Spa and beginning Saturday, Dec. 7 invites guests and locals to experience a new level of luxury in the refined space.

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The Grand America Hotel Welcomes Alexandre Henocq as Executive Pastry Chef

October 01, 2013

The Grand America Hotel is proud to announce and warmly welcome Alexandre Henocq, to lead our pastry kitchen team as Executive Pastry Chef.

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Garden Café at the Grand Announces Participation in the James Beard Foundation’s Taste America® Local Dish Challenge Launching September 1

August 27, 2013

Garden Café at the Grand has joined more than 100 other restaurants in the James Beard Foundation’s (JBF) Taste America® Local Dish Challenge. Foodies nationwide can show their local pride by participating in this social media-driven competition.

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The Grand America Hotel Welcomes Veuve Clicquot Senior Winemaker Pierre Casenave

June 12, 2013

Reservations Now Available to the Veuve Clicquot Winemaker Tasting Being Held at The Grand America Hotel on Saturday, July 20.

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Chef Tom Call appointed Chef de Cuisine at The Grand America Hotel

November 14, 2012

Grand America Hotels & Resorts CEO Bruce Fery announced the appointment of chef Tom Call as chef de cuisine for the Grand America Hotel.

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The Grand America Hotel offers even grander Sunday brunch menu.

November 01, 2012

The Grand America Hotel is rolling out an even grander version of its fabled Sunday Brunch for fall and winter.

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The Grand America Hotel partners with Utah Opera and Utah Symphony

October 29, 2012

The Grand America Hotel has partnered with Utah Opera and Utah Symphony to bring guests an unforgettable evening of classical entertainment and luxurious accommodations with the new “Music is Grand” package.

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Holiday Window Display & Stroll

October 03, 2012

The Grand America, Salt Lake City’s only AAA Five Diamond hotel, continues its family tradition with its much anticipated third annual holiday Window Stroll, which is free and open to the public.

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Mother's Day Celebrations at The Grand America

April 23, 2012

She’s always indulged you. Now it’s time to return the favor. Celebrate mom at The Grand America’s Mother’s and Daughter’s Afternoon Tea (May 5, 6, and 12), and bring the family to the hotel’s legendary brunch on Sunday, May 13.

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A Grand Tradition: Easter Weekend Festivities at Salt Lake City's Grand America Hotel

March 12, 2012

Fanciful flowers with centers made of French macarons.  Live music serenading guests dressed up in their seasonal best.  Tray upon silver tray of delicious savories and sweets.

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The Grand America Hotel, Salt Lake City School District, and Salt Lake Education Foundation Announce Unique Teacher Recognition Program.

November 16, 2011

The Grand America Hotel, the Salt Lake Education Foundation, and the Salt Lake City School District today announced a partnership that enables a new and unique teacher recognition program.

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The Grand America Hotel Opens the Doors to “JouJou” Toy Boutique

November 14, 2011

New fantastical boutique offers unusual, handcrafted toys and interactive activities to inspire children of all ages to dream, believe, wonder, explore and play.

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The Grand America Hotel to prepare 700 steak dinners for homeless on Christmas day.

December 20, 2010

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Concierge among the world’s best

December 20, 2010

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New Patisserie Under Way at Grand America Hotel

November 26, 2010

SALT LAKE CITY (Winter 2010) – La Bonne Vie (“the good life”), a French style patisserie is slated to open its doors on Friday, November 26th at The Grand America Hotel.

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Grand America Hotel Welcomes New Executive Pastry Chef

October 18, 2010

Jeffrey de Leon will join Executive Chef Phillip Yates’ culinary team as Executive Pastry Chef at The Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City.

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The Grand America's Culinary Team to serve Utah-based menu to U.S Secretary of the Interior, Utah Governor & First Lady

April 23, 2010

One of the Nation's top political officials will experience a taste of the Beehive State on Monday...

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Utah Residents invited to honor "Mom" at The Grand America

April 09, 2010

Utah mothers will be celebrated in high style this year as the city’s most luxurious hotel, The Grand America...

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The Grand America Announces Variety of Easter-Themed Events

March 08, 2010

The Easter Bunny will deliver plenty of excitement to The Grand America during the spring-time holiday.

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The Grand America Announces Love Story Contest Winners

February 10, 2010

A brief glimpse of one another on a San Francisco trolley car started the love story for Salt Lake residents Kellen and Rachel McAffee.

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Cupid’s Arrow Is Right on Target at the Grand America

February 01, 2010

Couples celebrating Valentine’s Day in Salt Lake City have more options than ever as the area’s only Five Diamond hotel...

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Global Master Chef Wins Grand America Gingerbread House Competition

December 23, 2009

One of only 500 Global Master Chefs in the world, Gerhard Petzl was names winner of the Grand America’s First Annual Gingerbread House Competition...

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Grand America Partners with LDS Church, Pamela Atkinson Homeless Trust Fund and the Salvation Army to Prepare 600 Steak Dinners for the Homeless on Christmas Day.

December 21, 2009

The Grand America Hotel has partnered with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, The Pamela Atkinson Homeless Trust Fund (PAHTF) and the Salvation Army...

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Grand America Hotel Introduces New Community Holiday Traditions

November 17, 2009

The Grand America Hotel invites the community to enjoy a complimentary evening of holiday magic Nov. 27, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at its first annual "A Grand Holiday Festival." The hotel will unveil its Grand Gingerbread Village, Teddy Bear Town and light the Angel Tree in support of local families in need.

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Students, Grand America Chefs to Decorate Giant Gingerbread House for School Auction

November 10, 2009

On Thursday, November 12, 2009, 12-1pm Grand America Chefs and students at the Montessori Community School of Salt Lake City will decorate a giant Gingerbread House to be auctioned at the school’s Fund the Future annual fundraiser.

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Utah Wins Two AAA Five Diamond Awards

November 06, 2009

Two of Utah's most luxurious hotels have done it again,capturing AAA Five Diamond Awards for their high level of service and accommodations.

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Grand America Hotel Announces Dynamic New Web Site

September 01, 2009

The Grand America Hotel announces the launch of its new web site, completely redesigned to provide an enhanced online experience for its visitors. The new site, www.grandamerica.com, is powered by rich visual content, ease of browsing and intuitive instruments built to attract event organizers and tourists from around the world.

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Grand America Hotel names Phillip Yates as Executive Head Chef

September 01, 2009

The Grand America Hotel in Salt Lake City announces the appointment of Executive Head Chef Phillip Yates. Yates joined the Grand America Hotel’s team of world-renowned chefs in 2007. Since then he has been delighting hotel guests with his distinctive, multi‐regional cuisine.

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Utah executives, dignitaries and athletes go ‘over the edge’ of the Grand America Hotel for Special Olympics Utah

August 24, 2009

On Aug. 21 nearly 100 executives, police officers and dignitaries including Mayor Ralph Becker, Attorney General Mark Shurtleff, Utah Jazz Bear, Sheriff Jim Winder and many more rappelled off the top of The Grand America Hotel for Special Olympics Utah and into “the Drop Zone” 24‐stories below.

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