Tag: Washington state

Giving hotel workers security: New Jersey governor signs ‘panic button’ bill
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Giving hotel workers security: New Jersey governor signs ‘panic button’ bill

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 12, 2019

New Jersey Democratic Governor Phil Murphy signed a bill, the nation’s first, requiring most hotels to provide their employees with ... Read More

Winemaker of the Year Award winner announced
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Winemaker of the Year Award winner announced

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Winemaker Richard Batchelor of Washington's Maryhill Winery earned the 2019 Winemaker of the Year trophy at the annual Indy International ... Read More

Interstate Hotels & Resorts expands presence in the West
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Interstate Hotels & Resorts expands presence in the West

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Interstate Hotels & Resorts announces that it has been selected by Glacier House Hotels to manage a portfolio of 13 ... Read More

Washington’s new short-term rental law to ‘even playing field for local hotels’
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Washington’s new short-term rental law to ‘even playing field for local hotels’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 10, 2019

Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed Substitute House Bill 1798, concerning short-term rentals, into law. This bill was a top priority ... Read More

Washington Governor proclaims May as Hospitality Month
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Washington Governor proclaims May as Hospitality Month

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

As the hospitality industry ramps up hiring for peak tourism season in Washington, Gov. Jay Inslee has proclaimed May as ... Read More

How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism
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How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

African Tourism Board, (ATB)  has travel and security on its top agenda when attracting visitors to the continent. At the upcoming ... Read More

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors
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African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors

editor editor- March 25, 2019

The official launch of the newly-founded African Tourism Board is only two weeks away, and the U.S.-based interim Chairman Juergen ... Read More

Seattle Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Season with More Than 40 Million Visitors in 2018
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Seattle Celebrates Record-Breaking Tourism Season with More Than 40 Million Visitors in 2018

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- March 5, 2019

Seattle and King Country saw record visitor volume, expenditures, tax contributions and travel-related employment for Seattle and King County in ... Read More

Washington Hospitality Association supports panic buttons for workers’ protection
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Washington Hospitality Association supports panic buttons for workers’ protection

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019

The safety and security of employees is a top priority for the hospitality industry, which is why the Washington Hospitality ... Read More

Execution Tourism: The next trending niche?
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Execution Tourism: The next trending niche?

editor editor- January 15, 2019

Alcatraz East Crime Museum will capitalize on execution tourism with a Ted Bundy display for the 30th anniversary of the serial ... Read More

Historic Montana guest ranch welcomes new GM
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Historic Montana guest ranch welcomes new GM

editor editor- January 10, 2019

Montana guest ranch carries on Proud Traditions Of Western Hospitality, Pioneering Women with new GM. Read More

American Hotel & Lodging Association welcomes Washington State Appeals Court ruling
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American Hotel & Lodging Association welcomes Washington State Appeals Court ruling

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 26, 2018

The Washington State Court of Appeals on Monday invalidated Seattle Initiative 124, a ballot measure passed in 2016 affecting hotel ... Read More

Mineta San José International Airport sets new record for travelers served
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Mineta San José International Airport sets new record for travelers served

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 20, 2018

With the arrival of Alaska Airlines Flight #346 from Seattle today, Mineta San José International Airport (SJC) marked a significant ... Read More

Canceled: Widespread tsunami threat for Alaska, BC, Washington, Oregon, California and Hawaii
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Canceled: Widespread tsunami threat for Alaska, BC, Washington, Oregon, California and Hawaii

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 23, 2018

UPDATE: The Tsunami Threat was canceled at 1.10 am local time. Earlier eTN Reported: If you are currently visiting a ... Read More

2015 US overseas visitation estimates released
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2015 US overseas visitation estimates released

editor editor- July 29, 2016

WASHINGTON, DC - The US Department of Commerce, National Travel & Tourism Office (NTTO), today announced the results of its ... Read More

Seattle expects legalized marijuana use to become major tourist draw
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Seattle expects legalized marijuana use to become major tourist draw

editor editor- April 8, 2013

SEATTLE, Wash. - If you think 2013 will be a half-baked year for tourism in Seattle, you haven't been paying ... Read More

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