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

FIRST LOOK: Check out Louisville"s new high-tech business hall of fame (PHOTOS)

Junior Achievement's hall of fame has a new look in the newly refurbished Kentucky International Convention Center......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals3 hr. 26 min. ago

Microsoft buys 332 acres for likely data center in Northern Virginia

While it is unclear what Microsoft will do with its land, a good bet is data centers, because Loudoun County, Virginia, outside of Washington, D.C., is among the world's largest data center markets......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals7 hr. 26 min. ago

Novant Health UVA CEO Maggie Gill exits to run Florida hospitals

Novant Health UVA Health System CEO Maggie Gill has been recruited by Tenet Healthcare to become CEO of Delray Medical Center in Florida. Gill will also be CEO of Tenet’s Palm Beach Group, consisting of five hospitals including Good Samaritan Me.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals9 hr. 26 min. ago

National hotel CEO calls Memphis "right behind Nashville"

City’s largest hotel project ever, massive convention center re-do each takes steps forward.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals10 hr. 11 min. ago

Go behind the scenes at the massive Great American Beer Festival (Photos)

The 37th annual edition of the largest beer festival in America is happening this weekend in Denver. The Great American Beer Festival welcomes a crowd of nearly 62,000 attendees Sept. 20-22 at the Colorado Convention Center. It offers four sessio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 22nd, 2018

$242M investment in Colorado beefs up Ryman"s western presence

One of the three parties in the development of the Gaylord Rockies is selling its share of the massive hotel and convention center to co-owner......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

$242M investment in Gaylord Rockies beefs up Nashville company"s western presence

One of the three parties in the development of the Gaylord Rockies is selling its share of the massive hotel and convention center to co-owner......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 17th, 2018

10 Central Ohio chocolate shops included on new Buckeye Candy Trail

Tired of the Columbus Ale Trail and want to indulge your sweet tooth instead? A new tourism push is promoting Ohio's beloved buckeyes as the latest way to get people on the road. The Miami County Visitors & Convention Bureau came up with the Ohio .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 16th, 2018

Ares Management sells stake in Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallSep 14th, 2018

Hawaii Convention Center switches catering contractors

The Hawaii Convention Center awarded the exclusive contract to HiEmployment, a subsidiary of The Hawaii Group, in July......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 13th, 2018

Collaboration brings Buffalo addictions provider into Hazelden Betty Ford network

Horizon Health Services has announced a collaboration with one of the nation’s most recognizable addictions agencies. The Buffalo-based behavioral health agency will work with the Hazelden Betty Ford Center of Minnesota as a member of the Hazel.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2018

First Look: Renderings of Mandarin Oriental Honolulu hotel, residences (Slideshow)

The developer of the Mandarin Oriental Honolulu project near the Hawaii Convention Center is getting ready to break ground on the $1 billion project, which will add 125 new hotel rooms close to Waikiki, possibly by the end of this year. Manaolana.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 6th, 2018

Convention center proposals vary widely on ownership, funding

The main commonality among the three visions was the idea of connecting the convention center to the other main attractions on the Northbank.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 5th, 2018

London’s Finance Industry Just Got Some Good Brexit News

The U.S. scores 79 out of a 100 as an overall financial center in the index, followed by the U.K. at 40. As an international financial center, the U.K. dominates its European neighbors, according to a new index publishe.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 5th, 2018

Miami Beach apartment to be transformed into hotel

The hotel is near the convention center......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 23rd, 2018

Why Data Center Stocks May Be the Best Buy for the Rest of 2018

These total return plays in an industry that sees no signs of slowing down still have good upside potential and are somewhat safer ways to play technology and entertainment content......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstAug 21st, 2018

Tourism award proves people do to visit Buffalo

Year-old, 'Unexpected Buffalo' program produces $108 million economic impact......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2018