Creative add-ons include the Idea Tree, an interactive tree that records and plays personalized guest messages.
"Our mix of leisure and convention-driven business really bodes well for a healthy future. Groups who want to attract young professionals find the city appealing with the university vibe, the nightlife, and because there’s always something new being built.”
PCMA is building Convening Leaders as a test lab where planners can experience experimental meeting design.
Meliá Hotels International set up shop in the U.S. for the first time last fall with the opening of the 502-room Meliá Atlanta. The...
More than 50 properties strutted their stuff recently at AMResorts' first trade show.
The redesign will maintain the 10-story hotel’s historic pedigree while updating its look and outfitting each guest room with the latest amenities and new media.
Opened in June 2011, the 669-room YOTEL New York in Times Square is unlike anything else in Manhattan with a trendy, space age design...
Meeting industry professionals shared Big Ideas at the PCMA Convening Leaders conference held in Boston earlier this month.
Bella Sky was recently rebranded under Marriott's AC Hotels flag.
"Any adult can define his or her own version of Las Vegas. We provide those brand experiences to everyone, and that is the strength of Las Vegas.”
“It’s even more optimistic than that, it’s almost like America is running back to Europe,” says Chris Lynn, vp sales/marketing for North America at London & Partners.
The walls of the new arrivals area at Vienna International Airport are lined with classical music from Austria’s favorite composers, such as Mozart, Beethoven,...
"We are developing the convention center of the future that will feature latest in technology, transportation and sustainability.”
Bar 1521 now includes iron dividers and Spanish tiles to give it the more authentic feel of a traditional Spanish tapas bar look.
Three waterfront resorts provide great scenery, catering to three different styles of groups within a 5- to 15-minute drive of the Puerto Rico Convention Center.
Perhaps most important is the hotel’s response to the increasing demand for energized and experiential meetings.
Adding to the resort’s already 15-acre recreational area, the 23,000 sf of additional pool deck and recreational space will include 16 new pool-side cabanas.
Nine years in the making, the last phase of the convention center’s $297 million expansion will not only help the city attract larger events but also revitalize its Riverbank precinct.
"I think one of my major focuses will be working with the board and the staff to ensure a successful launch of the newly expanded and renovated convention center with an emphasis on leveraging it for future business opportunities."
“Our beautiful shells have long attracted writers, artists and innovators to our beaches for creative inspiration."
The Liaison Capitol Hill by Affinia in Washington, D.C. is a well-priced, design-conscious hotel for mid-market groups with a creative mindset.
"It’s one thing for a hotelier to come out and talk about something, but it's quite another when you have a peer in your own industry talking to you about what they did that was so successful, and giving you step-by-step reasons why."
Expo Guadalajara hosts the seven biggest events in Mexico.
“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.”
New restaurant openings and 3,000 new hotel rooms slated to open by 2020. And this is just the tip of the iceberg of Seattle development.