Tag: Walt Disney World

Orlando welcomes a host of LGBTQ events from May and into June for Pride Month

Orlando welcomes a host of LGBTQ events from May and into June for Pride Month

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 1, 2019 19:55 0

Orlando, named the first-ever "City of the Year" by GayCites.com, promotes inclusivity with welcoming events, nightlife and activities. Orlando has also been named the world's ... Read More

Benchmark appoints new Director of Facilities for The Grove Resort Orlando

Benchmark appoints new Director of Facilities for The Grove Resort Orlando

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019 17:45 0

Benchmark has appointed Jason Epsenhart director of facilities for The Grove Resort Orlando, a Benchmark Resorts & Hotels property located near Walt Disney World in ... Read More

New sales leader at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC & Kimpton George Hotel

New sales leader at Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC & Kimpton George Hotel

editor editor- April 19, 2019 01:50 2

Kimpton Hotel Monaco Washington DC and Kimpton George Hotel announced the hire of Katherine Saad-Loman as director of sales and marketing for both boutique hotels ... Read More

Disney Parks: Just say no to ice… and smoking and large strollers

Disney Parks: Just say no to ice… and smoking and large strollers

editor editor- March 29, 2019 20:09 0

As of May 1, 2019, no ice, no smoking, and no large strollers will be allowed at Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney water parks, ESPN ... Read More

Benchmark appoints new Director Food & Beverage, Villas of Grand Cypress, Orlando

Benchmark appoints new Director Food & Beverage, Villas of Grand Cypress, Orlando

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019 16:19 0

Benchmark has named Reginald Campbell director of food & beverage for Villas of Grand Cypress, a Gemstone Collection property located in Orlando, Florida. Mark Cox, ... Read More

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge to open at Disneyland Resort and at Walt Disney World Resort

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge to open at Disneyland Resort and at Walt Disney World Resort

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019 00:10 0

In anticipation of high guest interest, Disney Parks, Experiences and Products announced today it will open Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge ahead of schedule at Disneyland ... Read More

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort welcomes new hotel manager

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort welcomes new hotel manager

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019 00:35 0

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort has named Robert M. Allen hotel manager. He will oversee operations of the 2,270-room property. Allen brings ... Read More

Travel in America: Places that demand a hashtag

Travel in America: Places that demand a hashtag

editor editor- January 10, 2019 20:04 0

New study shows men have a more active social (media) life, admitting to using the hashtag multiple times a day while on holiday. Read More

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort names new director of food & beverage

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort names new director of food & beverage

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 17, 2018 18:05 0

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort has promoted Luciano Sperduto to director of food and beverage from his previous role as assistant director. ... Read More

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort names new executive chef

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort names new executive chef

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018 11:32 0

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort has promoted Dan Herman to executive chef from his previous role as executive sous chef. Chef Herman ... Read More

Travel better with children during the holidays

Travel better with children during the holidays

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018 10:25 0

Millions of North Americans travel for the holidays to spend time with family and friends, many with children in tow. Of those travelers who responded ... Read More

Four Seasons to pop down on KISMET superyacht

Four Seasons to pop down on KISMET superyacht

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 3, 2018 14:10 0

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts will present the third installment of its original global event series in Miami aboard KISMET, a custom designed 95 metre ... Read More

Walt Disney World’s New Fantasyland officially opens December 6

Walt Disney World’s New Fantasyland officially opens December 6

editor editor- December 7, 2012 10:41 0

ORLANDO, Fla. - When Walt Disney World's New Fantasyland opens Thursday in the Magic Kingdom, guests will be in for a slew of magical moments, ... Read More

Friends in happy places

Friends in happy places

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- September 28, 2012 20:31 0

When I was first invited to attend a press event by Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida, many years ago, I left feeling cheated. Read More

Travel industry facts: In advance of Obama’s speech at Disney World

Travel industry facts: In advance of Obama’s speech at Disney World

editor editor- January 19, 2012 08:20 0

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The President will deliver remarks tomorrow, January 19, at Walt Disney World to unveil a national strategy to boost tourism and travel. Read More

Swan and Dolphin Hotel unveils life-size chocolate santa sculpture

editor editor- December 9, 2010 02:55 0

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - This holiday season there will be no Santa sweeter than the one on display at the Walt Disney World Swan ... Read More

Walt Disney World Resort opens luxury resort for pets

Walt Disney World Resort opens luxury resort for pets

editor editor- June 25, 2010 04:27 0

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - Pet lovers visiting Walt Disney World Resort can now plan to board the family pet in fun, luxurious new accommodations. Read More

German tourist arrested in Disney bomb threat

German tourist arrested in Disney bomb threat

editor editor- December 1, 2009 05:58 0

A German tourist has been arrested on charges of making a false bomb threat while visiting Walt Disney World. Read More

Monorail trains collide at Walt Disney World

Monorail trains collide at Walt Disney World

editor editor- July 6, 2009 05:10 0

MIAMI - A Walt Disney World employee died on Sunday in a collision of monorail trains carrying tourists at the theme-park complex in central Florida, ... Read More

Disney lays off 1,900

Disney lays off 1,900

editor editor- April 4, 2009 06:09 0

The Walt Disney Co. has eliminated 1,900 jobs since Feb. 18 in its backstage operations in Orlando and California, the company confirmed late Friday. Read More

Walt Disney World to host Society for Accessible Travel & Hospitality meet in January

Walt Disney World to host Society for Accessible Travel & Hospitality meet in January

editor editor- November 26, 2008 08:54 0

The 2009 Society for Accessible Travel & Hospitality (SATH) world congress is to be held from January 4 – 8, 2009 in Orlando at Walt ... Read More

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