|EX-99.1 - PRESS RELEASE - DiamondRock Hospitality Co||d438763dex991.htm|
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):
November 13, 2012
DiamondRock Hospitality Company
(Exact name of registrant as specified in charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
3 Bethesda Metro Center, Suite 1500
Bethesda, MD 20814
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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|ITEM 7.01.||Regulation FD Disclosure.|
On November 13, 2012, the Company issued a press release reporting the acquisition of the 94-room Hotel Rex located in San Francisco, California. A copy of that press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this report. The press release has also been posted in the investor relations/presentations section of its website at www.drhc.com.
The information contained in the press release attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this report shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section. Furthermore, the information contained in the press release attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this report shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference in the filings of the registrant under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
|ITEM 8.01.||Other Events.|
On November 9, 2012, the Company acquired the 94-room Hotel Rex located in San Francisco, California for $29.5 million from an unaffiliated third party. The acquisition was funded with a combination of borrowings under the Companys senior unsecured credit facility and available cash.
|ITEM 9.01.||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
See Index to Exhibits attached hereto.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|DIAMONDROCK HOSPITALITY COMPANY|
|Date: November 13, 2012||By:||/s/ William J. Tennis|
|William J. Tennis|
|Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary|
|99.1||Press release dated November 13, 2012.|