United States

San Francisco's Newest Convention District? Nob Hill

by Deanna Ting | June 16, 2015

Five luxury hotels and an event venue have teamed up to form the Nob Hill Connection, a collaborative, alternative convention district in the City by the Bay. Deanna Ting Today, five of San Francisco's luxury hotels, all of which are located in the city's historic Nob Hill neighborhood within w

Marriott First Hotel Brand to Offer Netflix in Guest Rooms

by Matt Alderton | June 10, 2015
Marriott Hotels has announced a new partnership with Netflix that will make it the first hotel brand to offer Netflix on guest room TVs.

Naples Resort Adds Planner Perks

by Leo Jakobson | June 09, 2015
LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort in offers new incentives with renewed meeting space.

U.S. Travel Association Calls for Tax Cut on Airfares

by Matt Alderton | June 03, 2015
The U.S. Travel Association has presented its FAA Reauthorization plan to Congress, calling for the elimination of five passenger aviation taxes.

IPW Travel Trade Show Names Host Cities Through 2024

by Matt Alderton | June 03, 2015
The U.S. Travel Association has named four future host cities for its annual IPW trade show.

Airport Workers Launch 'Campaign for On-Time Flights' to Support Airport Tax Increase

by Matt Alderton | June 02, 2015

Airport workers union UNITE HERE has launched a new campaign promoting an increase in the airport tax funding airport infrastructure.


George Szigeti Takes Reins of Hawaii Tourism

by Matt Alderton | June 02, 2015
George Szigeti has commenced his tenure as president and CEO of the Hawaii Tourism Authority.

Commune Hotels & Resorts Plans Two New Hotels in Hollywood

by Matt Alderton | May 28, 2015

Commune Hotels & Resorts has unveiled plans for two new-build hotels in Los Angeles.


Bespoke Vegas

by Alex Palmer | May 26, 2015
Vegas is huge, but it can be an ideal venue for smaller incentive groups.

Meeting Planners to Turn Up Heat in MGM's Second Annual Recipe Showdown

by Matt Alderton | May 21, 2015
The MGM Resorts International Recipe Showdown will return for a second consecutive year this summer, expanding from 12 cities to 16.

Walt Disney World Previews New Tenants for Revamped Downtown Disney

by Matt Alderton | May 21, 2015
Walt Disney World Resorts has announced 13 new tenants coming to Disney Springs, the new version of its Downtown Disney area.

Starwood's Luxury Collection Arrives in Chicago

by Matt Alderton | May 18, 2015
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide will bring its The Luxury Collection brand to Chicago this fall, it announced last week.