Tag: Georgia

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel appoints new senior catering sales manager
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Kimpton Glover Park Hotel appoints new senior catering sales manager

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 15, 2019

Kimpton Glover Park Hotel announced the appointment of Renee Rothschild to the executive team as senior catering sales manager. Since ... Read More

Bearded Hemingway hopefuls to vie for Look-Alike title in Key West
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Bearded Hemingway hopefuls to vie for Look-Alike title in Key West

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

It helps to have a ruddy complexion, a beard, a stocky build or any other attribute that increases a resemblance ... Read More

W Hotels debuts newly reimagined three Atlanta hotels
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W Hotels debuts newly reimagined three Atlanta hotels

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 11, 2019

Georgia is on our mind. W Hotels Worldwide revealed major upgrades to each of the city’s three W hotels (W ... Read More

W Hotels: Updates in Atlanta
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W Hotels: Updates in Atlanta

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 10, 2019

Georgia is on our mind. W Hotels Worldwide is excited to reveal upgrades to each of the city's three W ... Read More

Former school transforms into local landmark hotel
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Former school transforms into local landmark hotel

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

Pittsburgh's trendy Lawrenceville neighborhood welcomes TRYP by Wyndham in a former historic trade school building transformed to the new hotel. ... Read More

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts: Innovative programming in celebration of Global Wellness Day
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Rosewood Hotels & Resorts: Innovative programming in celebration of Global Wellness Day

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® today debuts the innovative Global Wellness Day programming, which includes a variety of engaging, family-oriented health ... Read More

Skynet? Facial recognition tech coming to airport near you
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Skynet? Facial recognition tech coming to airport near you

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 3, 2019

Facial recognition technology may be coming to an airport near you in a bid to cut lines and speed up ... Read More

Is Boeing bribing U.S.House Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation members? Follow the money
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Is Boeing bribing U.S.House Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation members? Follow the money

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 1, 2019

Is Boeing bribing Members of the United States House Transportation Subcommittee on Aviation with millions of dollars? Unfortunately, under U.S. ... Read More

Kaanapali Beach in Maui compared with other dangerous beaches after deadly shark attack
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Kaanapali Beach in Maui compared with other dangerous beaches after deadly shark attack

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 27, 2019

"Aloha from the Maui Visitors Bureau. The office is now closed in observance of the holiday." This is the recording ... Read More

Airbus delivers first highly efficient A330neo to Delta Air Line
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Airbus delivers first highly efficient A330neo to Delta Air Line

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019

Delta Air Lines took delivery of its first A330-900, one of 35 A330neos the Atlanta, Georgia-based airline has on order. ... Read More

48 million Americans would skip a credit card payment over a vacation
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48 million Americans would skip a credit card payment over a vacation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 15, 2019

48 million Americans say they would skip a credit card payment before they’d skip a vacation, according a new survey ... Read More

Tourism in Tel Aviv is one big party this week with Eurovision
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Tourism in Tel Aviv is one big party this week with Eurovision

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 15, 2019

Tourism is booming in Tel Aviv this week with hotels sold out, residents staying with relatives to rent their rooms ... Read More

Deputy UNWTO Secretary General ready to quit? Jaime Alberto Cabal Sanclemente may resign
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Deputy UNWTO Secretary General ready to quit? Jaime Alberto Cabal Sanclemente may resign

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 10, 2019

Jaime Alberto Cabal Sanclemente of Colombia may have enough serving as the deputy secretary General for the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). He ... Read More

2019 Billboard Music Awards Winner and Headliner at ISLE of MTV Malta 2019
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2019 Billboard Music Awards Winner and Headliner at ISLE of MTV Malta 2019

editor editor- May 2, 2019

MTV’s annual open-air summer music festival - ISLE of MTV Malta - is back and 2019 Billboard Music Award winner ... Read More

ECPAT-USA report: State human trafficking laws for the lodging industry
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ECPAT-USA report: State human trafficking laws for the lodging industry

editor editor- May 1, 2019

To help lodging companies facing different laws about human trafficking in different states, ECPAT-USA, with the financial support of the ... Read More

Canine comforts: Best US and UK locations to pamper your pooch revealed
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Canine comforts: Best US and UK locations to pamper your pooch revealed

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

Given the growing trend of dog owners treating their pets as VIPs (very important pooches), it’s apparent that some cities ... Read More

Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 
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Hotel History: Asian American Hotel Owners Association 

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- April 6, 2019

The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is a trade association that represents hotel owners. As of 2018, AAHOA has ... Read More

Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair
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Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Ed Warner has been appointed as Non-Executive Chair of the Air Partners as of April 1, 2019. Ed will also chair ... Read More

Delta resumes flights from Venice to NY and Atlanta
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Delta resumes flights from Venice to NY and Atlanta

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- March 29, 2019

Beginning March 31 Delta Air Lines will resume summer flight services from Marco Polo airport in Venice, Italy, with connections ... Read More

Korean Air abandons teens in South Korea
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Korean Air abandons teens in South Korea

editor editor- March 28, 2019

Two unaccompanied teenage minors, ages 15 and 16, were left stranded in South Korea after being booted from their flight ... Read More

Which is the top US airline in North America? Depends on how you look at it
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Which is the top US airline in North America? Depends on how you look at it

editor editor- March 27, 2019

In a recent new study, a detailed analysis of the US airline market-share domination in North America, ranks and lists results by factors ... Read More

America’s Best Ecotourism Destinations ranked
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America’s Best Ecotourism Destinations ranked

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

Ranking series of "America's Best Ecotourism Destinations" were released today. Whether it is strolling along a beach in California or ... Read More

Maroon 5, Ozuna, Gladys Knight, Third World announced for Curaçao North Sea Jazz 2019
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Maroon 5, Ozuna, Gladys Knight, Third World announced for Curaçao North Sea Jazz 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

Curaçao announced first names for the ninth edition of the Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival. This year Maroon 5, Ozuna, ... Read More

ILTM Latin America 2019: Record number of agents from new destinations
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ILTM Latin America 2019: Record number of agents from new destinations

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2019

ILTM Latin America 2019, regional event for the luxury travel industry, will welcome this year more of the most productive ... Read More

Holland America Line bestows Shared Humanity Award to Oprah Winfrey
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Holland America Line bestows Shared Humanity Award to Oprah Winfrey

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

At a special gathering on board Nieuw Statendam following the special Girls' Getaway sailing in partnership with O, The Oprah ... Read More

American Airlines now daily nonstop between Key West and Dallas-Fort Worth
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American Airlines now daily nonstop between Key West and Dallas-Fort Worth

editor editor- March 13, 2019

“It’s exciting to see that American is investing in flight activity into Key West year-round so that passengers from across ... Read More

‘Unnecessary and potentially damaging’: TSA union opposes Atlanta Airport legislation
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‘Unnecessary and potentially damaging’: TSA union opposes Atlanta Airport legislation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 9, 2019

Yesterday, over the opposition of the Atlanta City Council, Atlanta community groups, and the nation's largest federal employee union, the ... Read More

Best hotels in the world named
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Best hotels in the world named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

The 14th annual It List, a selection of the best new and renovated hotels in the world, was released today. ... Read More

Best St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations in US named
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Best St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations in US named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019

St. Patty's day is a bit of an enigma. Very few people know what they are actually celebrating and the ... Read More

IBTM Arabia: Business events in UAE and GCC – what you need to know
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IBTM Arabia: Business events in UAE and GCC – what you need to know

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 18, 2019

Some of the fastest growing economies in the world can be found in the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council ... Read More

IBTM Arabia: Measuring the value of events
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IBTM Arabia: Measuring the value of events

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 11, 2019

Answering the question ‘What value does an event have?’ can be challenging – how do you measure something where the ... Read More

Sea Island resort announces executive promotions
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Sea Island resort announces executive promotions

editor editor- February 8, 2019

Sea Island resort on the coast of Georgia, USA, has announced the appointment of Ella Kent to Director of Rooms ... Read More

US Immigration: Grammy-nominated US rapper illegal alien and convicted felon
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US Immigration: Grammy-nominated US rapper illegal alien and convicted felon

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

A US recording artist, who's been long considered to be a homegrown Atlanta talent, has been taken into custody by ... Read More

IBTM Arabia announces networking program for 2019 event
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IBTM Arabia announces networking program for 2019 event

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

IBTM Arabia, part of IBTM’s global portfolio of meetings and events industry trade shows, has announced first details of the ... Read More

Hotel history: The Grand on Mackinac Island still thriving after 132 years
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Hotel history: The Grand on Mackinac Island still thriving after 132 years

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- February 2, 2019

The "Grand" as it is called on the island, is a historic coastal resort with a spectacular 660-foot long, three-story ... Read More

Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?
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Traveling to Hawaii? How LGBTQ friendly is the Aloha State?

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation and the Equality Federation Institute released their 5th annual State Equality Index (SEI), ... Read More