California: Travel Agents Ready to Attend Travel Exchange 2014 in Los Angeles

While welcoming new members to Travel Exchange ’14, NTA also is opening the door to another group of first-time attendees in Los Angeles: travel agents. Agents will participate at the convention on February 19 and 20, the last two days...Read more

Florida: NEST of Entrepreneurs Selling Travel Gather for National Training Event

The Network of Entrepreneurs Selling Travel (NEST) recently finished its whirlwind two day business building boot camp in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The agenda was jam-packed with educational opportunities, peer-to-peer networking and preferred supplier meetings, with powerful workshops honing in on...Read more

Colorado: New Year Meeting Incentives from The Westin Snowmass

With its new Internet speeds, reliability and connectivity now on par with hi-tech major metro properties, The Westin Snowmass is the perfect mountain meeting retreat in any season and is now offering special meeting incentives for bookings made for 2014...Read more

California: Brian D. Johnson Joins Loews Hollywood Hotel As GM

Loews Hollywood Hotel has appointmented Brian D. Johnson as its General Manager. In his new role, Johnson oversees day-to-day operations of the Loews Hollywood Hotel, which is currently undergoing a $31 million renovation, set to complete in March 2014. The...Read more

Florida: The Breakers’ President Paul Leone Named Independent Hotelier of the World

The Breakers, Henry Flagler’s homage to the Atlantic along the shores of Palm Beach, has long been a shining representation of how a five-star hotel operates. A true team effort of 2,000 Breakers’ associates, is impeccably helmed by Paul Leone, who has...Read more

Seahawk’s Russell Wilson Named ‘Chief Football Officer’ for Alaska Airlines

Alaska Airlines has a new quarterback onboard — Seattle Seahawks’ Russell Wilson. As part of the exclusive multi-year partnership, Wilson will appear at events, take part in marketing activities for Alaska Airlines, and work with the carrier to support youth...Read more

Visit Phoenix Brings Free Wi-Fi to New York Subway Riders

New Yorkers who want to get a little online shopping done while riding the subway can thank Visit Phoenix for making their lives a little easier. Visit Phoenix is sponsoring free WiFi in the New York City subway system during...Read more

The Sawgrass Marriott Gold Resort & Spa Announces Appointment for Two Key Positions

The Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa has announced the appointments of Maureen Holden as Director of Marketing and Mara Bonfeld as Director of National Accounts. Together they bring nearly two decades of experience in the hospitality realm, with success...Read more

Ten Reasons To Send Your Clients To Orlando

Orlando continues to reinvent itself with enticing additions opening in 2014. New offerings found inside its world-famous theme parks and throughout the destination give families even more reason to visit Orlando in the new year. From hopping aboard the Hogwarts...Read more

John Tolbert Named GM of Wailea Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, Waikoloa Beach

Marriott International has named John C. Tolbert as general manager of Wailea Beach Marriott Resort & Spa located in the Wailea Resort destination on Maui and the 555-room Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa situated along the luxury Kohala Coast...Read more