Visionary Summit sponsors included AIC Hotel Group, Caesars Entertainment, the Los Angeles Tourism & Convention Board, Naples l Marco Island l Everglades Convention & Visitors Bureau, and Silverseas Cruises.
"At the end of the day, it's not about the money, it's about facilitating conversation and building community."
The merger would create a more comprehensive portfolio for the company—one key advantage being Starwood’s lifestyle-focused brands helping attract a younger travel audience.
Rush Street Pantry brings artisanal items to attendees at an affordable rate, and they can even opt to pick up their order in lieu of room service.
“From adding the Club Lounge to refashioning guest suites, The Ritz-Carlton, Chicago will be premier choice hotel on Michigan Avenue.”
Opened in April, the Gates Hotel features the Rodriguez Cigar Lounge and Prohibition-themed Rum Row bar, which serves up rum from the local Key West First Legal Rum Distillery.
The interior decor combines contemporary design with an influence from Mayan materials and themes.
New hotels and citywide development are jumpstarting a more vibrant, true-to-locale Chicago. Here are five hotel revamps that are getting in on the action.
A $13 million renovation of Atlantic City’s Borgata includes the spa and main dining restaurant.
The 245-room JW Marriott Hotel has one of the best locations in Rio de Janeiro, with rooms overlooking the crescent-shaped Copacabana Beach.
The city qualified because Independence Hall, the place where the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution were signed, is considered a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
“The Denver hotel market continues to get more and more competitive each year, and we wanted to make the enhancements our guests and the marketplace require.”
"We hope the combination of comfort camping and business will spark creativity, teambuilding, great ideas and a uniquely enjoyable experience for all.”
Off-Paris Seine will be housed in a converted catamaran—ideal for small groups looking for a quirky way to experience the City of Lights.
"[At] AC hotels, our customers are independent and entrepreneurial, have a clear vision for their life and are always working to make that vision a reality.”
PCMA's Convening Leaders is a chance for Chicago to showcase its event capabilities to for large groups—and all there is to do in the winter.
“Aside from benefiting San Antonio’s overall meetings package, the Alamodome enhancements are vital to maintaining and growing San Antonio’s ability to host sporting events such as the Valero Alamo Bowl and U.S. Army All American Bowl.”
Perched high above the high-end Blue Mall complex, the new JW Marriott Santo Domingo gives the Dominican Republic its first “floating” restaurant and bar.
Scotland aims to pump out $8 billion in state-of-the-art technologies, enhanced hotels, venues, group activities, events and incentives throughout 2015.
Toronto is evolving into one of the most cost effective luxury destinations for meetings and events in North America.
We did a pre-opening tour of the gorgeous new Hilton Istanbul Bomonti Hotel in November, scheduled to open in January. Never seen another Hilton like it.
The Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced plans to open a 158-room hotel in downtown Boca Raton in 2017, marking its second South Florida property.
The American Society for Association Executives (ASAE) rolled into Detroit last month to find a city in the midst of a restoration that is worthy of its storied 314-year history of innovation.
An unforgettable, off-the-beaten-path epicurean experience awaits groups in Portland.
Historic Courtyard Cadillac Miami Beach hotel gets an upgrade of its meeting space and other features.