Alaska Sea Adventures Announces Dates For 2014 Herring Extravaganzas

Alaska is always exciting but there is no question that spring in Southeast Alaska is a unique time of year and a highly anticipated season because the region is reawakening after a long slumber through the long cold dark days...Read more

Vermont: Killington’s New Life Hiking Spa Receives Spafinder Recognition

The holiday season is upon us and soon the New Year will bring with it resolutions of getting healthy and weight loss. Weight loss retreats and spas are a wonderful way to get people on the right track to health...Read more

California: NTA Travel Exchange 2014 Attracting More Buyers

More buyers are heading to Los Angeles for NTA’s annual gathering, Travel Exchange, held February 16–20 in conjunction with the United Motorcoach Association’s (UMA) Motorcoach EXPO. Registration for tour operator companies is pacing ahead of Travel Exchange ’13, and this...Read more

California: Registration Opens for GBTA Convention in Los Angeles

The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) has opened registration for the GBTA Convention 2014 in Los Angeles, California, July 26-30, 2014. The annual convention is the largest, most comprehensive annual gathering of business travel and meetings managers, meeting planners, procurement...Read more

Texas: Benchmark Hospitality Names John MacMullen Area Director of Sales & Marketing

Benchmark Hospitality International®, a leading U.S.-based hospitality management company, has appointed John MacMullen area director of sales and marketing. Mr. MacMullen is based in Benchmark’s Miami office. Eric Gavin, Benchmark’s regional vice president of sales & marketing officer, made the...Read more

Kessler Collection Launches Newest Autograph Collection Hotel in Orlando

The Kessler Collection has unveiled the Castle Hotel as its newest masterpiece and ninth Autograph Collection property, which officially opened on October 17, 2013. Evoking an air of creativity and artistry in the heart of Orlando’s attractions, the Castle Hotel...Read more

Florida: Universal Orlando Resort Adds New ‘Despicable Me’ Kids Suites Ahead of DVD Launch

The world’s first and only Despicable Me-inspired hotel suites are making their debut at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando Resort. The suites bring to life the excitement and playfulness of Gru’s house, featuring missile beds and Minions, who...Read more

Silver Airways Takes Home Honor in Conde Nast Traveler’s Reader’s Choice Award

Silver Airways has been named one of the Top 10 “Best U.S. Airlines” in Condé Nast Traveler’s 26th annual Readers’ Choice Awards. This is the second distinction the Ft. Lauderdale-based airline has received this year. In February, Silver Airways was...Read more

Florida: John Annicchiarico Named Director of Sales & Marketing for Villas Grand Cypress

Benchmark Hospitality International, a U.S.-based hospitality management company, has appointed John Annicchiarico director of sales and marketing for the Villas of Grand Cypress. Mark Cox, Benchmark’s general manager for the Villas, Benchmark’s Personal Luxury Resort® in Orlando, Florida, made the...Read more

Fort Worth CVB Names Mitch Whitten New VP of Marketing & Communications

The Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau (FWCVB) has officially announced Mitch Whitten as the new Vice President of Marketing and Communications. A longtime resident of Fort Worth, Whitten is set to begin his new position on October 2, 2013....Read more