News for January 2008

Announcement & Photo Opportunity

Announcement & Photo Opportunity

January 31, 2008 Latest News

MEDIA ALERT: Greater New Orleans Hotel & Lodging Association & New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity Join Forces to Build New Homes for Families In Need Of Housing, Kickoff Date: December 18 - 10 a.m.WHAT: Greater New Orleans Hotel & Lodging Associa… Read More »

Bill McCreary New Area Managing Director

Bill McCreary New Area Managing Director

January 25, 2008 Latest News

It is with distinct pleasure that we announce the promotion of Bill McCreary to Area Managing Director, New Orleans effective January 2, 2008. Bill will oversee all three New Orleans Hotels - Sheraton New Orleans, W New Orleans and W New Orleans Fren… Read More »

GNOHLA and NOAHH Announce Partnership

GNOHLA and NOAHH Announce Partnership

January 25, 2008 Latest News

New Orleans, LA - Today, the Greater New Orleans Hotel & Lodging Association (GNOHLA) and New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity (NOAHH) announced a first of its kind "industry focused" partnership to assist hotel and hospitality employees and their f… Read More »

Hotel Industry Leads Economic Recovery

Hotel Industry Leads Economic Recovery

January 25, 2008 Latest News

New Orleans, LA, August 27, 2007- In the City's business sector, the hotel industry continues to lead the recovery and growth of New Orleans, according to the Greater New Orleans Hotel and Lodging Association President Fred Sawyers, General Manag… Read More »

Habitat, Hoteliers Develop Housing Partnership

Habitat, Hoteliers Develop Housing Partnership

January 25, 2008 Latest News

NEW ORLEANS — The Greater New Orleans Hotel & Lodging Association and New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity will partner to assist hotel and hospitality employees and their families in need of housing. Fred Sawyers, GNOHLA president and genera… Read More »

Martin Driskell named

Martin Driskell named "General Manager of the Year"

January 21, 2008 Latest News

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) recently awarded "GM of the Year" to Martin Driskell, General Manager of the InterContinental New Orleans.Driskell received the award at a recent IHG Leadership Conference held in Dallas, Texas. The award recognize… Read More »

MARDI GRAS 1899

MARDI GRAS 1899

January 10, 2008 Latest News

NEW ORLEANS PRIDE, WEEK OF JANUARY 21, 2008.MARDI GRAS 1899: THE COLDEST DAY EVERY RECORDED IN NEW ORLEANSThe coldest temperature ever recorded in New Orleans was February 14,1899. Along with the all time low temperature of 6.80 F., snow and sleet we… Read More »

MARDI GRAS Throws, Song, Colors

MARDI GRAS Throws, Song, Colors

January 8, 2008 Latest News

NEW ORLEANS PRIDE, WEEK OF JANUARY 28, 2008MARDI GRAS THROWS - OFFICIAL SONG - COLORSTHROWSMardi Gras is a Christian festival borrowed from the pagans. The pagans who survived the dreaded winter, showed their appreciation to their gods for surviving… Read More »

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