News for June 2013

Jindal hits, spares NOLA tourism with veto power

Jindal hits, spares NOLA tourism with veto power

June 25, 2013 Latest News

  Monday, June 24, 2013 Ben Myers, CityBusiness.com Gov. Bobby Jindal has signed into law one controversial bill related to New Orleans tourism and vetoed another. Jindal, in signing Senate Bill 242, paved the way for the New Orleans … Read More »

Armstrong International Airport Sets Passenger Ranking Record Passenger Numbers Still on the Increase

Armstrong International Airport Sets Passenger Ranking Record Passenger Numbers Still on the Increase

June 25, 2013 Latest News

June 25, 2013 Louis Armstrong International Airport(NEW ORLEANS, LA) – The Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport set a new record, ranking #38 out of 827 airports for passenger enplanements and #39 for arrivals among US airports. T… Read More »

Starr Laundry Services

Starr Laundry Services

June 20, 2013 Latest News

Almost 5 years ago a 30,000 sq. ft. "state of the art" laundry facility capable of processing hospitality and condo work was built in Foley, AL on June, 2008 by Sheila Hodges, Chairwomen of Meyer Real Estate and was only processing 1.2M pounds of li… Read More »

PKF Predicts Significant Gains in 2014

PKF Predicts Significant Gains in 2014

June 18, 2013 Latest News

6/13/2013 Hotels in the U.S. are poised for significant gains in 2014, according to data released by PKF Hospitality Research (PKF-HR). The firm is projecting that hotels will see a 7.7 increase in RevPAR in 2014 as well as a 15.4 percent boo… Read More »

New Orleans has double digit RevPar for the first quarter of 2013

New Orleans has double digit RevPar for the first quarter of 2013

June 17, 2013 Latest News

"New Orleans among the top eight in RevPar increases."June 17, 2013Hospitality TimesThe U.S. hotel industry reported increases in all three key performance metrics during the first quarter of 2013 in year-over-year measurements, according to data f… Read More »