News for June 2012

PKF Lodging Forecast for U.S. Remains Strong Despite Lingering Levels of Uncertainty

PKF Lodging Forecast for U.S. Remains Strong Despite Lingering Levels of Uncertainty

June 25, 2012 Latest News

"PKF-HR is forecasting average quarterly RevPAR gains of 4.9 percent during the second half of 2012...." June 21. 2012 Business Wire chainEmbeddedVideos = true; ATLANTA, Jun 21, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Despite news… Read More »

Sheraton New Orleans Hotel Launches $45 Million Renovation

Sheraton New Orleans Hotel Launches $45 Million Renovation

June 25, 2012 Latest News

Iconic Canal Street Landmark to Feature the Brand’s Signature Link@Sheraton® experienced with Microsoft®Social Hub, Refurbished Pelican Bar and Stylish Guest Rooms June 21, 2012 Hospitality.net NEW ORLEANS -- Sh… Read More »

At US hotels, Chinese treated to comforts of home

At US hotels, Chinese treated to comforts of home

June 25, 2012 Latest News

"Chinese "welcome programs" at reputable chains like Marriott and Hilton even address delicate cultural differences..."June 21, 2012, 3:19 p.m. CDTAPNEW YORK (AP) — Major hotel brands are bending over backward to cater to the needs of the w… Read More »

Summer tourism boom underway

Summer tourism boom underway

June 20, 2012 Latest News

"...the summer months of June and July were typically slow, but that is not the case this year..."Updated: Jun 19, 2012 11:05 PM CDTWritten by: Natasha Robin Another hotel is added to the list of places for tourists to stay in New Orleans.254 more gu… Read More »

New Orleans Biz: Spiffing Up - Hospitality

New Orleans Biz: Spiffing Up - Hospitality

June 20, 2012 Latest News

Hospitality industry prepares for busy timesKathy Finn, myneworleans.comIn a city that leaps from one big public event to another with aplomb, hotel operators must stay at the top of their game. Hospitality, after all, is their business, and along wi… Read More »