News for October 2012

New Orleans cruise passenger counts climb

New Orleans cruise passenger counts climb

October 31, 2012 Latest News

  "...Cruise Lines International Association study found that the industry accounted for $280 million in spending in 2011..." October 31, 2012 BY: Ben Myers, Staff Writer CityBusiness The cruise industry continues to … Read More »

New Orleans tops ADR, RevPAR weekly increases

New Orleans tops ADR, RevPAR weekly increases

October 25, 2012 Latest News

October 25, 2012By Rachel Spann Urrie, HotelNewsNow.comHENDERSONVILLE, Tennessee—New Orleans reported the largest increases in average daily rate and revenue per available room during the week of 14-20 October 2012, according to data from STR,… Read More »

U.S. year-to-date RevPAR up 6.9%

U.S. year-to-date RevPAR up 6.9%

October 25, 2012 Latest News

October 25, 2012By Danny King, Travel WeeklyU.S. hotels' revenue per available room (RevPAR) through the first three quarters of the year rose 6.9% from a year earlier, with Oahu, New Orleans and Houston showing the biggest year-over-year gain… Read More »

Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis visits Nunez Community College regarding $2.8 million grant, including emphasis on restaurant and tourism management.

Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis visits Nunez Community College regarding $2.8 million grant, including emphasis on restaurant and tourism management.

October 17, 2012 Latest News

October 17, 2012 By Benjamin Alexander-Bloch, Nola.com Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis will tour Nunez Community College in Chalmette on Wednesday afternoon and speak about a nearly $2.8 million grant that her department awarded Nunez to redesig… Read More »

Ticketing Lobby to Expand at the Airport with Whitney Bank's Relocation

Ticketing Lobby to Expand at the Airport with Whitney Bank's Relocation

October 11, 2012 Latest News

Full service bank is now available at the airport.             FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 10, 2012 – New Orleans – As part of its $356M capital program, the Louis Armstrong New… Read More »