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Lou Holtz Set to “Kick Off” Little Palm Island’s Lecture Series on the Exclusive Private Island

LITTLE TORCH KEY, Fla. – October 23, 2013 – Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, a member of the Noble House Hotels & Resorts collection, is thrilled to announce the launch of the Little Palm Lecture Series. Lou Holtz, known nationwide as one of the most successful college football coaches of all time, is set to kick off the Little Palm Lecture Series on Monday, February 24, 2014.

The series will spotlight key speakers, presenting to a small audience on-site at the critically acclaimed resort. Special resort packages will accompany each speaker of the series, allowing guests to revel in the resort’s multitude of amenities and luxurious accommodatinos before and after the presentations.

“Little Palm Island, along with the rest of Noble House Hotels & Resort’s collection, strives to provide compelling entertainment offerings for our valued guests,” said Matt Trahan, Vice President and Regional Manager Director of Noble House Hotels & Resorts. “We’re thrilled to be adding The Little Palm Lecture Series to the resort’s already impressive list of entertainment options, bringing to life hospitality through experience, or ‘experience, hospitality.’ The series is designed to offer an intimate, exclusive experience that is entirely unparralled.”
Against all odds, Holtz is the only coach in the history of college football to coach six different teams to play in bowl games, find victor in five bowl games with different teams, and to lead four college teams to rankings in the final Top 20 poll. Holtz, considered to be a speaking legend, gives motivating presentations on achieving goals and overcoming challenges. Holtz has also authored three best-selling books, created motivational videos and currently serves as a college football analysis for ESPN.

Mary Matalin, a successful political commentator, co-host of the nationally-syndicated radio program Both Sides Now, and co-author of the best-selling political campaign book All’s Fair: Love, War, and Running for President, and James “The Ragin’ Cajun” Carville, a top-selling author, producer, talk-show host and speaker known as one of America’s best-known political consultants, are next to continue the series, together on April 15, 2014.

Accessible only by boat or seaplane, Little Palm Island Resort & Spa, in the Lower Florida Keys, is located on a lush, 5.5 acre private island dotted with crushed seashell paths amid verdant tropical foliage. Each of the 15 spacious thatched-roof bungalows offer ocean views and plush interiors. The award-winning Dining Room at Little Palm Island delights guests with a vibrant blend of French and Pan-Latin cuisine and features an ever-evolving menu. The resort’s signature spa, SpaTerre, incorporates the style and traditions of east and west cultures while promoting health, peace and relaxation through cross-cultural spa experiences.

For more information on the Little Palm Lecture Series, call Little Palm Island Resort & Spa at 1-800-343-8567 or visit Little Palm Island is located at 28500 Overseas Highway, Little Torch Key, Fla. 33042.