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Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos announces new Director of Music & Marketing

Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos announces new Director of Music & Marketing

ORLANDO, FL - Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos – with locations from Bali and San Diego to Singapore and Macau – proudly announces Matthew Watts as Director of Music & Marketing – Hotels ...

Head of Mauritius Hotel School found dead

Shocking passing of tourism executive Head of Mauritius Hotel School found dead

By Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa Correspondent

Only a day after participating in an event at the Seychelles Tourism Academy (STA) as Guest of Honor, reports are emerging from the Seychelles’ main island of Mahe that Mr.

Fiji Airways chief appointed new Chair Of Tourism Fiji

Fiji Airways chief appointed new Chair Of Tourism Fiji

NADI, Fiji - The Managing Director and CEO of Fiji Airways, Stefan Pichler, is the new Chair of Tourism Fiji, the organization that presides over the fortunes of the local industry and markets the ...

Virgin America announces appointment of Vice President - Flight Operations

Virgin America announces appointment of Vice President - Flight Operations

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Virgin America, the award-winning domestic airline, today announces the appointment of Brad Thomann as Vice President - Flight Operations effective immediately.

New senior executive at Carlson Rezidor Asia Pacific

New senior executive at Carlson Rezidor Asia Pacific

SINGAPORE – A new executive has been hired by Carlson Rezidor who will be responsible for driving the development strategies for the hotel group in Asia Pacific to further grow its hotel ...

American Society of Travel Agents elects new Board

American Society of Travel Agents elects new Board

ALEXANDRIA, VA – The American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA), the global advocates for travel agents, the travel industry and the traveling public, announced the results of recent elections at ...

Stellar entertainment lined up for regional World Travel Awards event

Stellar entertainment lined up for regional World Travel Awards event

Ecuadorian writer, photographer, and television personality, Renato Ortega, will host the South and Central American Gala Ceremony for this year’s World Travel Awards (WTA) for the region, which ...

Let’s meet in Southern Africa!

Meetings and Conference Destinations in Southern Africa Let’s meet in Southern Africa!

There are a myriad of conference, exhibition, and meeting facilities in Southern Africa.

Management changes announced for IBTM America

Management changes announced for IBTM America

Reed Travel Exhibitions has announced management changes for IBTM America 2015 (renamed following AIBTM 2014) with Jaime Rosov appointed as Event Director. Michael J.

Professional Convention Management Association program at this year’s IMEX America

Professional Convention Management Association program at this year’s IMEX America

The popular Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) learning curriculum is built around giving meeting industry professionals access to top-level faculty speakers from leading ...

Gail Grimmett elected to NYC & Company Board of Directors

Gail Grimmett elected to NYC & Company Board of Directors

NEW YORK, NY - Gail Grimmett, senior vice president – New York for Delta Air Lines, has been elected to the Board of Directors of NYC & Company, the official marketing, tourism and ...

Alain St.Ange of the Seychelles decorated with the Mahatma Gandhi Honor Award

Alain St.Ange of the Seychelles decorated with the Mahatma Gandhi Honor Award

Minister Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles Minister responsible for Tourism and Culture, has received the Mahatma Gandhi Honor Award for his tireless effort in strengthening Indo-Seychelles ...

ACS partners with regional tourism and aviation agencies to host Caribbean Aviation Day 2014

ACS partners with regional tourism and aviation agencies to host Caribbean Aviation Day 2014

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago - The Association of Caribbean States (ACS) is proud to announce its collaboration with Regional Agencies, the Airports Council International (ACI), Latin ...

Aviation event confirms Middle East airline executives

Aviation event confirms Middle East airline executives

The World Routes Strategy Summit, taking place at World Routes in Chicago, September 20-23, 2014, will see speakers from all three major Middle East airlines, as well as many other senior airline ...

Noble House Hotels & Resorts names new Chief Financial Officer

Noble House Hotels & Resorts names new Chief Financial Officer

SEATTLE, WA - Noble House Hotels & Resorts – a collection of luxury hotels and resorts – proudly announces the appointment of Patricia Handjaja to Chief Financial Officer.

ICTP President Geoffrey Lipman to be keynote speaker at IIPT World Symposium

ICTP President Geoffrey Lipman to be keynote speaker at IIPT World Symposium

STOWE, Vermont – IIPT Founder and President Louis D’Amore announced today that Geoffrey Lipman, President, International Coalition of Tourism Partners (ICTP) will be a keynote speaker at the ...

Direct Travel appoints Gerard Bellino VP of Leisure Travel, Business Development & Strategic Partnerships

Direct Travel appoints Gerard Bellino VP of Leisure Travel, Business Development & Strategic Partnerships

DENVER, CO - Direct Travel, a leading provider of travel management services in the US, announces the appointment of industry expert Gerard Bellino as Vice President of Leisure Travel, Business ...

Starwood Hotels & Resorts promotes three veteran hotel leaders

Starwood Hotels & Resorts promotes three veteran hotel leaders

STAMFORD, CT - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc today announced the promotion of three longtime leaders to new senior positions within the Americas.

Enter Moldova Wine. Move over Greece, Portugal, Italy

Wine Tourism Enter Moldova Wine. Move over Greece, Portugal, Italy

By Dr. Elinor Garely, Editor-in-Chief, TourismExecutives.com; Reporter, eTurboNews.com

(eTN) - For those of us who are geographically challenged, the nation of Moldova, shaped like a cluster of grapes, is located in the southeastern part of Europe and borders Ukraine on the east and ...

Destination Asia Indonesia appoints new senior MICE manager

Destination Asia Indonesia appoints new senior MICE manager

Destination Asia Indonesia recently appointed Alysia Gilligan as senior MICE manager. Alysia will be based in Bali to assist in all areas of MICE operation.

5th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2014

5th International Disaster and Risk Conference IDRC Davos 2014

The IDRC Davos 2014 is bringing together over 1,000 leading experts from government agencies, science, and the private sector including Margareta Wahlstrom, UN Special Representative of the ...

Skal International Orlando makes headlines

Skal International Orlando makes headlines

ORLANDO, Florida - Skal International Orlando, the second largest Skal Club in the United States and ranked fourth among the top 10 in the world, has been hard at work making headlines in 2014. ...

Taos Ski Valley taps new talent for Chief Marketing Officer

Taos Ski Valley taps new talent for Chief Marketing Officer

TAOS SKI VALLEY, NM - Taos Ski Valley has named Jesse Keaveny as its new Chief Marketing Officer.

Greece welcomes travel leaders in lead-up to annual gala

Greece welcomes travel leaders in lead-up to annual gala

“Greece has shown remarkable resilience over the past five years, recovering swiftly from the economy turmoil which swept the country to reclaim its rightful place at the forefront of European ...

Austrian links to US via Newark

Austrian links to US via Newark

By Dr. Elinor Garely, Editor-in-Chief, TourismExecutives.com; Reporter, eTurboNews.com

(eTN) - While I have been at inaugural events before, I have never been to one for an airline.

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