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You've been living under Iraq you've heard of fifty shades of -- -- Here's some good news for all -- bands out there you can now -- fantasy at this same hotel.
Featured in the -- -- bucks at.
Keeping -- hotel in Portland or and is now offering special fifteen shades of great packages.
For Chris for Christian and a fans they even offer he signature fifty she did Jane cocktail.
To tell us how much the -- best sellers boosting business for the hotel.
In his general manager Chris -- Chris thank you so much for joining us.
Obviously this is just up is a fun story what's happening -- RD -- what -- of the packages first.
Sir you that -- Sandra.
The -- -- so much and we have two packages one is an expensive luxury package 2750.
I includes great dinner for 20.
Just like in the book and also had beautiful luxury helicopter right around -- city of Portland and around -- -- it's it's a fun package.
-- in the middle are showing up for that -- are they coming from all over the more local to the area.
They are coming from all over the place East Coast Canada you name it this book and it is just a tidal wave of marketing.
So so Abby -- this could be some good people watching what types of people not just where they frontal what types of people are having married single.
Interestingly enough we had a group nineteen year old young ladies -- for hotel Leo today and all they wanted to do is take photos of the elevator.
Candidate this season with the elevator and it and then I wrote down the elevator with a 75 year old.
You know and very pleasant -- and and -- -- and she asked about the book and see cover her face and admitted to me that she should also look at the book as well also.
This book is covering all different demographic so -- let's talk dollars here what does it really done for your business.
You know the Portland and -- having a great -- in the heat from hotel is and in part -- -- -- -- a record August because of this book.
We are up 3% occupancy year over year.
-- our room revenues have increased 30000 golfers your rear were small hotel that's significant force our restaurant and dining.
Our revenues are up 151000 dollars I think we've doubled our white wine sales yeah I mean it's it's it's phenomenal.
And -- -- you've got a special.
Specialty drink the inner goddess bundle forgive me I haven't read the book currently some not admitting it.
What what does drink that's also boost revenue.
We do have a fifty she saves lives in cocktail that is actually surprisingly great.
And that we also have what inner goddess package with the white wine and has a little Great Neck tie and a couple of feet thick glasses and that's selling as well.
But you gotta look forward and as I understand -- Seattle's also the setting for the twilight series is do you have anything -- in the works here.
Well I understand there's going to be a movie coming out and this next year and I think everyone's having fun -- Who may be cast in that movie and I think this just continues to roll along.
And I believe the -- -- James is going to be visiting Portland soon to -- so there's there's just no stopping this momentum.
We're having a lot of fun well congratulations to you Chris Erickson he's in general manager of the hotel.
In -- the block.
Fifty shades of gray congratulations -- the worst drought.
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