News for February 2013

Super Bowl Press Will Help New Orleans Tourism

Super Bowl Press Will Help New Orleans Tourism

February 22, 2013 Latest News

Good press for New Orleans around Super Bowl 2013 reached an audience of millions, says tourism study....By Mark Waller, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayuneon February 20, 2013 The local organizers of Super Bowl 2013 in New Orleans often remarked that a ke… Read More »

Member Spotlight

Member Spotlight

February 18, 2013 Latest News

Refreshment Solutions For over 14 years, Charles Zuppardo has been lead Business Development Manager for Refreshments Solutions; Louisiana's largest vending operator dedicated to providing consumers with convenient, automated point-of-purchase s… Read More »

Tourism officials delare victory

Tourism officials delare victory

February 18, 2013 Latest News

"A poll of hotels in the Greater New Orleans Hotel and Lodging Association before the Super Bowl showed occupancy rates above 99 percent."February 15, 2013 By Mark Waller, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune Tourism industry pro… Read More »

Port of New Orleans and local tourism leaders address economic concerns after Triumph

Port of New Orleans and local tourism leaders address economic concerns after Triumph

February 18, 2013 Latest News

February 17, 2013WDSUNEW ORLEANS —Days after thousands of stranded cruise ship passengers returned from sea in the Gulf of Mexico, the Port of New Orleans and tourism leaders are addressing concerns that the dream vacation that turned into a n… Read More »

Mardi Gras and Super Bowl preliminary numbers should provide a boost to the city

Mardi Gras and Super Bowl preliminary numbers should provide a boost to the city

February 14, 2013 Latest News

"Officials estimate 1 million people came to the area for Carnival this year..." February 13, 2013 BY DANNY MONTEVERDE, The Advocate New Orleans — With this year’s bifurcated Carnival behind them, city and tourism of… Read More »

New Louisiana State tourism campaign takes on music theme

New Louisiana State tourism campaign takes on music theme

February 14, 2013 Latest News

Ads urge tourists to come to Louisiana for a variety of reasons,February 13, 2013By Marsha Shuler,Capitol news bureau- The AdvocateLouisiana music is the focus of the state’s 2013 tourism campaign launched this week in markets around the countr… Read More »

Interview with AH&LA President & CEO Joseph McInerney

Interview with AH&LA President & CEO Joseph McInerney

February 13, 2013 Latest News

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A New Mardi Gras for a New Orleans

A New Mardi Gras for a New Orleans

February 13, 2013 Latest News

February 12, 2013By KSEE SalesThis Mardi Gras is a special one for New Orleans.It will mark 30-years that the French Quarter festival has welcomed hundreds of thousands of visitors to enjoy its Fat Tuesday festival. Here are some interesting … Read More »

City gets rave reviews for pulling off a week of Super Bowl activities

City gets rave reviews for pulling off a week of Super Bowl activities

February 5, 2013 Latest News

"...we had a great time, the city is so welcoming..."Feb 04, 2013Written by: Sabrina Wilson, Fox8 Live.com New Orleans, La. — Like the lights that lit up the exterior of the Superdome on Super Bowl night, the city's image is shining in… Read More »

Impact of Super Bowl XLVII may be greater than expected

Impact of Super Bowl XLVII may be greater than expected

February 5, 2013 Latest News

"Economic impact of the Super Bowl is expected to be $430 million..."February 4, 2013Katie Moore / Eyewitness NewsNEW ORLEANS -- The Super Bowl is over and people all across the city are assessing the impact that it had on New Orleans.Everyone from b… Read More »