United States

New Conrad Hotel Coming to Fort Lauderdale in 2016

by Matt Alderton | October 15, 2015
The Conrad Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort will have 290 rooms and nine meeting and event spaces.

New San Francisco 'Neighborhood Network' Activates 'Micro-Citywide' Events

by Matt Alderton | October 14, 2015
While San Francisco's Moscone Center is being renovated, the city is encouraging groups to meet at hotels in other parts of the city.

Travel Industry Speaks Out Against Planned TSA Staffing Cuts

by Matt Alderton | October 12, 2015

The U.S. Travel Association opposed plans by Congress to cut the Transportation Security Agency's staffing budget in 2016.


Starwood's SPG Pro Loyalty Program Celebrates First Birthday

by Matt Alderton | October 12, 2015

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide is celebrating its meetings-industry loyalty program with a "double points" promotion.


Kiawah Island Golf Resort Open Following Historic Rains

by Matt Alderton | October 09, 2015
Kiawah Island and Kiawah Island Golf Resort are open and dry after South Carolina's massive flooding Oct. 1-4.

Travel Industry Hopeful as New CEO Signals Positive Changes at United

by Matt Alderton | October 06, 2015

CEO Oscar Muñoz has promised a new era at United Airlines; the U.S. Travel Association hopes for a new era in aviation policy, too.


Forecast: Corporate Hotel Rates Could See Highest Increase in 30 Years

by Matt Alderton | October 05, 2015

According to New York University's Bjorn Hanson, contracted corporate room rates could increase by up to 7.5 percent for 2016.


Cirque du Soleil Debuts Teambuilding Workshops for Groups

by Matt Alderton | October 05, 2015

Cirque du Soleil is offering private workshops for corporate groups in Las Vegas.


TSA PreCheck Enrollment Offered at IMEX America

by Matt Alderton | October 02, 2015
For the second consecutive year, IMEX America attendees can enroll in the TSA's trusted traveler program onsite.

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel Advances Room Refresh

by Matt Alderton | October 01, 2015
Rooms at the Swan hotel are complete, and work will commence soon on rooms at the Dolphin.

The Top Domestic Incentive Travel Destinations of 2015

by Deanna Ting | September 29, 2015
From Florida to California, warm-weather destinations with a variety of activities and attractions remain popular for incentive groups.

Virgin Hotel New York Breaks Ground

by Matt Alderton | September 28, 2015
The new hotel will have 465 guest rooms and 30,000 square feet of amenities, including meeting space.