News for January 2014

New Orleans hotel market lures buyers

New Orleans hotel market lures buyers

January 14, 2014 Latest News

By Greg LaRose, New Orleans CityBusinessStar-TelegramNEW ORLEANS — A flurry of hotel transactions in the New Orleans market continues, with a large French Quarter hotel and a boutique property selling within the past month.The Astor Crowne Pla… Read More »

Google is developing a Street View-like feature to showcase hotel interiors

Google is developing a Street View-like feature to showcase hotel interiors

January 13, 2014 Latest News

Associated PressNEW YORK – Google is expanding its hotel business, offering several new ways for travelers to learn about accommodations.The most noticeable change will be the introduction of a series of high-resolution panoramic photos that ar… Read More »

International travelers a focus as New Orleans tourism leaders discuss 2014 marketing

International travelers a focus as New Orleans tourism leaders discuss 2014 marketing

January 9, 2014 Latest News

Article by: KEVIN MCGILL, Associated PressAn executive with the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau has some advice for leaders in the city's tourism business: "Start learning Chinese."Kim Priez said a big push to draw travelers from aroun… Read More »

Destination Expands Distinctive Collection with Addition of Royal St. Charles Hotel in New Orleans

Destination Expands Distinctive Collection with Addition of Royal St. Charles Hotel in New Orleans

January 7, 2014 Latest News

Lowe Enterprises Investors acquires adaptive reuse, boutique hotel on behalf of investment clientEnglewood, CO – January 7, 2014 – Destination Hotels & Resorts welcomes the Royal St. Charles as the newest addition to its expanding collect… Read More »

Food & Wine readers favor New Orleans

Food & Wine readers favor New Orleans

January 6, 2014 Latest News

By Todd A. Price, NOLA.com | Times-Picayune The Times-PicayuneIn the January issue of Food & Wine, the magazine polled its readers for their picks. The "clear favorite" for top dining city was New Orleans.The magazine reached out to three locals for… Read More »

Greater New Orleans Elected Officials

Greater New Orleans Elected Officials

January 1, 2014 Latest News

U. S. PresidentWebsite Address: www.whitehouse.gov U.S. SenatorsMary Landrieu Website Address: www.landrieu.senate.govNew Orleans OfficeHale Boggs Building500 Poydras St.Room 1005New Orleans, LA 70130Main: (504) 589-2427Fax: (504) 589-4023David Vit… Read More »

Greater New Orleans Hotel & Lodging Association Meeting Schedule

Greater New Orleans Hotel & Lodging Association Meeting Schedule

January 1, 2014 Latest News

2014January 16General Membership MeetingFebruary 5General Membership MeetingFebruary 26Board MeetingMarch 26Board MeetingApril 20EasterApril 30Board MeetingMay 21General Membership MeetingJune 25Board MeetingJuly 23Board MeetingAugustNo Meeting… Read More »

Education Programs 2014

Education Programs 2014

January 1, 2014 Latest News

Call 504-525-6625 for a list of program dates.… Read More »