News for October 2014

Non-stop Cancun Service to Increase in 2015

Non-stop Cancun Service to Increase in 2015

October 29, 2014 Latest News

Delta Air Lines Adding Cancun to New Orleans Schedule(NEW ORLEANS, LA) – The Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is pleased to announce that Delta Air Lines will begin Saturday only non-stop service to Cancun, Mexico from New Orle… Read More »

The AC Hotel New Orleans Bourbon has named Tracy Duplechain as Director of Sales.

The AC Hotel New Orleans Bourbon has named Tracy Duplechain as Director of Sales.

October 27, 2014 Latest News

The AC Hotel New Orleans Bourbon, a 220-room European- inspired, design-led hotel, opening its doors soon in the heart of downtown New Orleans, has named Tracy Duplechain as Director of Sales.Tracy will be responsible for building new business, incre… Read More »

HRI Properties Secures $150 Million Investment from Almanac Realty Investors

HRI Properties Secures $150 Million Investment from Almanac Realty Investors

October 24, 2014 Latest News

New Orleans – October 22, 2014 – HRI Properties, Inc. (“HRI”) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with affiliates of Almanac Realty Investors LLC (“Almanac”), under which Almanac has committed to … Read More »

AC Hotel New Orleans Bourbon Appoints Melisa Kennedy General Manager

AC Hotel New Orleans Bourbon Appoints Melisa Kennedy General Manager

October 14, 2014 Latest News

Names Shronette Davis, Assistant General Manager and Blake Duke, Senior Sales ManagerNEW ORLEANS, La. (August 14, 2014) – The AC Hotel New Orleans Bourbon, a 220-room European-inspired hotel, opening soon in the heart of downtown New Orleans, h… Read More »

Hyatt House hotel coming to New Orleans

Hyatt House hotel coming to New Orleans

October 14, 2014 Latest News

By Jerry Limone, Travelweekly.comPart of a 24-story office building in New Orleans’ Central Business District will be redeveloped into a Hyatt House hotel, and plans call for a second-floor skybridge connecting it with the Hyatt Regency.The lob… Read More »

Interim no more: Michael Harrison named NOPD superintendent

Interim no more: Michael Harrison named NOPD superintendent

October 14, 2014 Latest News

By Jonathan Bullington, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneAfter spending the last eight weeks as interim chief, Mayor Mitch Landrieu has officially named Michael Harrison the New Orleans police superintendent.The mayor made the announcement Tuesday evenin… Read More »

Records show hotel planned inside 1250 Poydras

Records show hotel planned inside 1250 Poydras

October 9, 2014 Latest News

By: Robin Shannon, ReporterA 165-room hotel development is apparently being planned inside an existing Central Business District office building.According to Orleans Parish Conveyance records, Poydras Properties LLC intends to convert seven floors in… Read More »

New Orleans development team, Howard Hughes Corp. among companies vying for Convention Center riverfront project

New Orleans development team, Howard Hughes Corp. among companies vying for Convention Center riverfront project

October 8, 2014 Latest News

By Katherine Sayre, NOLA.com | The Times-PicayuneA New Orleans-based team of developers, two national companies and a Miami group are competing to transform 47 acres of unused land on the Mississippi River owned by the Ernest N. Morial Convention Cen… Read More »

HDLC approves demolitions for hotel project

HDLC approves demolitions for hotel project

October 8, 2014 Latest News

By: Robin Shannon, Reporter After several months of discussion and design review, the Historic District Landmarks Commission voted today to demolish two Central Business District structures to make way for a new hotel and restaurant project.HW Real E… Read More »

New Orleans officials prepping for Ebola, hold first meeting

New Orleans officials prepping for Ebola, hold first meeting

October 6, 2014 Latest News

By Jaquetta White The AdvocateMayor Mitch Landrieu, joined by senior aides from his administration as well as first responders and officials from Louis Armstrong International Airport and the Port of New Orleans, convened his first emergency prepare… Read More »