United States

Las Vegas's Rossi Ralenkotter Joins Brand USA Board of Directors

by Matt Alderton | December 01, 2015
Rossi Ralenkotter, president and CEO of the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority, has been appointed to the board of directors of Brand USA.

Spas: Tailor-Made Relaxation

by Alex Palmer | December 01, 2015
Properties are getting more personal and locally oriented with their spa treatments.

Joie de Vivre Announces New Hotels in Chicago, New Orleans, DC

by Matt Alderton | November 25, 2015

California-based Joie de Vivre Hotels is expanding its portfolio with new hotels in three major U.S. cities.


Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas Unveils New Suites

by Matt Alderton | November 17, 2015
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas has introduced 46 new high-end suites featuring artwork curated by Artspace.

Mandarin Oriental Opening New Hotel in Boca Raton in 2017

by Matt Alderton | November 13, 2015

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group will open its second South Florida hotel, Mandarin Oriental, Boca Raton, in late 2017.


Sam Nazarian's SBE Plans Transformation for New York's Martha Washington Hotel

by Matt Alderton | November 13, 2015

New York's iconic Martha Washington Hotel will re-emerge in early 2016 as The Redbury Hotel New York.


Marriott Plans U.S. Launch of Canadian Hotel Brand 'Delta'

by Matt Alderton | November 11, 2015

America's first Delta Hotels and Resorts property will open in December in Orlando.


Florida Brightline High-Speed Rail All Aboard Florida

by Matt Alderton | November 11, 2015
Rail developer All Aboard Florida will commence high-speed rail service between Orlando and Miami in mid-2017.

SLS Las Vegas Inks Deal With Starwood, Becoming W Hotel

by Matt Alderton | November 09, 2015
SLS Las Vegas has signed with Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide and will now become a dual-branded W and Tribute Portfolio hotel.

UberEVENTS Rolls Out Nationwide

by Deanna Ting | November 04, 2015
Planners can now use Uber for their events throughout the U.S. to provide paid or discounted transportation for attendees.

TSA Ends PreCheck Practice of 'Managed Inclusion'

by Matt Alderton | November 02, 2015
The Transportation Security Administration is no longer allowing non-PreCheck passengers to use PreCheck security lanes at airports.

Hyatt Moves Toward On-Site Power Generation With New Fuel Cell

by Matt Alderton | October 27, 2015

Hyatt Hotels Corp. is partnering with Bloom Energy, a fuel cell technology company that manufactures on-site power generation systems.