Good grades for Buffalo on tourism, not so much for convention center

A new study lays the groundwork for Visit Buffalo Niagara master plan......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2018

Glendale Visitor Center, CVB relocates near Westgate Entertainment District

The city of Glendale’s tourism agency is moving its headquarters to be closer to where the city’s sports and entertainment venues. Starting next week, the Glendale Convention & Visitors Bureau and Visitor Center will no longer be in downtown Glend.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2018

Gov. Walker backs Milwaukee"s 2020 Democratic National Convention bid; tourism leaders optimistic

The meeting Monday afternoon at the Wisconsin Center focused on the growth Milwaukee's tourism economy continues to show, and leaders who attended agree that landing the 2020 Democratic National Convention would only further that growth. Following .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2018

Schenectady tourism chief: Small is our sweet spot

The leader of Discover Schenectady is confident that the event center at Rivers Casino and Resort can stand out, even as competition for convention and banquet bookings in the Albany, New York, region tightens. "We're a little bit smaller, and we'.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2018

FA Center: This DIY investor says there are 5 good reasons to hire a financial adviser

Chris Mamula thought everyone could and should be a DIY investor when he started writing about these topics. Now he admits he was wrong......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch8 hr. 13 min. ago

The Rent-A-Center Buyout Is Good News for Everyone Involved

InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Vintage Capital is purc.....»»

Category: topSource: investorplace20 hr. 57 min. ago

FA Center: These stocks can push your portfolio from good to great

Companies that business experts admire have delivered for investors, writes Gary Smith.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 20th, 2018

Sacramento may invest $328 million in convention center complex (Renderings)

Sacramento’s City Council is poised to approve spending up to $328 million to renovate the city-owned Sacramento Convention Center and Community Center Theater. The city has been considering upgrades on the two aging structures for the last three.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2018

What"s going on in Silicon Valley? Here"s what"s up for the week of June 15-22

Have an opening in your schedule coming up soon? Take a look at the Silicon Valley Business Journal's weekly calendar. One of the big events for the coming week is the DataWorks Summit in San Jose, taking place at the McEnery Convention Center from Jun.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 15th, 2018

FA Center: Calling a company ‘great’ doesn’t make it a good stock

Backward-looking studies, undermined by data mining, are a trap for investors, writes Gary Smith......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 13th, 2018

Five Things to know for Friday, including one prominent Portlander"s strong connection with Anthony Bourdain

The week is almost over. Don't let the door hit you on the way out, you jerk of a week. Sail away Our Private 100 event brought some 1,000 fast-growing company representatives to the Oregon Convention Center last night. Here's a look at how the ran.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2018

Yellowstone Bison Gores Woman in National Park

Park authorities said she was transported to a medical center "in good condition.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 8th, 2018

PBJ 100: Here are the final 2018 rankings

The Portland Business Journal introduced the fastest-growing private companies in Oregon and southwest Washington during a blowout bash attended by more than 1,000 people Thursday night at the Oregon Convention Center. The No. 1 business on the 201.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2018

ECMC breaks ground for $58M emergency expansion

Erie County Medical Center today broke ground on a major expansion for its emergency department, a $58 million project that will double the size of the existing trauma unit. The 54,000-square-foot expansion at the Buffalo-based hospital includes 50.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2018

Why Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board wants online travel company loophole closed

Why Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board wants online travel company loophole closed.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2018

Israel Launches Air Strikes On Gaza After "Barrage Of Mortar Shells" Fired At Israel; Netanyahu Says Retaliation Imminent

With the financial crisis back front and center in Europe, Israel picked a good day to remind markets that geopolitics remains as much of a gaping risk factor as ever, and after Palestinian militants o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 29th, 2018

Super villains and a friendly T. rex set the mood for MegaCon 2018 (PHOTOS)

The beeps of irate robots mingle with the squeals of delighted adults as they rush a Tyrannosaurus Rex for a selfie. This surreal moment is brought to you by the creative community inhabiting the halls of the Orange County Convention Center during M.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 2018

Good neighbor: Wentz Science Center at North Central College

Located in the heart of the third-largest suburb of Chicago—and one of its most promin.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkMay 25th, 2018

CSX announces new safety steps, discusses workforce plans

CSX Corp. will be appointing a senior-level safety administrator and hiring a safety consulting company, CEO Jim Foote said during the annual shareholder conference, held in Jacksonville's Prime F. Osborn III Convention Center Friday. The moves are.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 21st, 2018

FA Center: Why mutual fund managers on a hot streak may be too good for your money

Investment success for a fortunate few can lead to disappointment for many, writes Mark Hulbert......»»

Category: etfSource: marketwatchMay 21st, 2018

San Diego Makes Case for New Army Technology Center

City leaders and other experts are betting that San Diego, home for decades to key Navy and Marine Corps facilities, stands a good shot at landing a new research-oriented command center planned by the U.S......»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMay 16th, 2018