PHILADELPHIA, PA (April 29, 2015) – With summer fast approaching and families finalizing travel plans, Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), the award winning food and hospitality partner for national and state parks and other leading leisure and cultural attractions across the country, has feverishly been working to put the final touches on a variety of enhancements across its portfolio of properties and assorted recreational offerings.
Each year, Aramark welcomes more than 40 million visitors and guests to its parks, zoos and museums and other tourist destinations across the United States. Once again, this vacation season, travelers will enjoy the full scope of Aramark’s hospitality and diverse interpretive, educational and sustainable programs, as well as benefit from the addition of enhanced offerings, upgraded amenities and inspired dining options during a visit to one of its locations.
"We are looking forward to another exciting travel season and are eager to unveil the off-season enhancements that await our guests,” said Bruce W. Fears, president, Aramark’s Leisure division. “Each new season we strive to offer visitors an even better experience than the previous year, and our team is committed to delivering exceptional guest experiences and helping create new memories to take with them."
Among the improvements awaiting visitors this summer are a splash pad for kids at Lake Powell, upgraded rooms at Far View Lodge at Mesa Verde National Park, enhancements to Denali Park Village and more.
Aramark proudly delivers innovative hospitality, recreational and interpretive programs inside and around America’s top travel destinations and vacation spots, such as Denali National Park & Preserve, Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve, Mesa Verde National Park, Olympic National Park, Glen Canyon National Recreation Area, Olympic National Forest, Lake Tahoe Basin National Forest, Grand Canyon National Park, Field Museum, Gettysburg National Military Park, National Constitution Center, Philadelphia Zoo and many more.
For a full list of Aramark’s travel destinations and offerings, visit www.aramarkleisure.com/destinations.
As a longtime partner of the National Park Service and America’s national parks, Aramark is proud to be a sponsor of the National Park Foundation’s Centennial Campaign, celebrating the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary in 2016. The sponsorship will help reintroduce the national parks and the work of the National Park Service to a new generation of Americans, inviting them to visit and get involved. For more information about the National Park Service’s Centennial, visit www.nationalparks.org/centennial.
Aramark’s Leisure division delivers authentic and memorable experiences at national and state parks, national forests, conference centers, specialty hotels, museums and other tourist destinations throughout the United States. In partnership with its clients, Aramark seeks to enhance the guest experience by offering industry-leading hospitality, environmental stewardship, recreational and interpretive programs. For more information, visit www.aramarkleisure.com or follow us on Twitter @TravelAramark.
Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover and play. United by a passion to serve, our more than 270,000 employees deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 22 countries around the world every day. Aramark is recognized among the Most Admired Companies byFORTUNE and the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute. Learn more at www.aramark.com or connect with us onFacebook and Twitter.
October 23, 2017 - With the introduction of our new Nation’s Vacation website, we’ve developed a convenient, one-stop-booking tool that helps park enthusiasts and first-time travelers alike discover the many activities and experiences available at each park, simplifies their decision making and planning process, and allows for easy online reservations.