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Michael Smith, hotelier and philanthropist, awarded Times-Picayune Loving Cup

Michael Smith, hotelier and philanthropist, awarded Times-Picayune Loving Cup

August 4, 2019 Latest News

Michael Smith, hotelier and philanthropist, awarded Times-Picayune Loving Cup BY JOHN POPE | CONTRIBUTING WRITER   AUG 4, 2019 - 6:01 AM It was a hot, punishingly steamy July day in New Orleans, b… Read More »

Young Bloods: Ralph Mahana

Young Bloods: Ralph Mahana

August 1, 2019 Latest News

Young Bloods: Ralph Mahana General Manager, Windsor Court Hotel 08/01/2019   Lindsay Mack, Photos by Cheryl Gerber New Orleans has long been praised for its vibrant hospitality culture, and the latest generation of … Read More »

Two New Orleans Hotels Enter The Scene With A Lot Of Southern Charm

Two New Orleans Hotels Enter The Scene With A Lot Of Southern Charm

July 12, 2019 Latest News

Two New Orleans Hotels Enter The Scene With A Lot Of Southern Charm   Natasha Wolff Arts New Orleans has two exciting new hotel entrants in the market, both packed with character and masterminded … Read More »

What’s New in New Orleans Hospitality Industry This July

What’s New in New Orleans Hospitality Industry This July

July 1, 2019 Latest News

    What’s New in New Orleans Hospitality Industry This July DESTINATION & TOURISM  NEW ORLEANS & COMPANY  JULY 01, 2019  WHY IT RATES: New Orleans & Company looks forward to several new de… Read More »

Sonesta ES Suites New Orleans to Open Late 2019

Sonesta ES Suites New Orleans to Open Late 2019

June 17, 2019 Latest News

Sonesta ES Suites New Orleans to Open Late 2019 by  Benedict Carrizzo  Jun 17, 2019 9:00am   Sonesta is launching Sonesta ES Suites New Orleans at the end of 2019. The new extended-stay hotel w… Read More »

OP-ED: Prepare to turn over lots of pay data this summer

OP-ED: Prepare to turn over lots of pay data this summer

June 13, 2019 Latest News

OP-ED: Prepare to turn over lots of pay data this summer By:  CityBusiness Guest Perspective June 13, 20190   Think you have a relaxing summer ahead of you? Think again. Thanks to a shocking court ruling from a federal … Read More »

The Room Key: Securing a Seat at the Table With Convention and Visitors Bureaus

The Room Key: Securing a Seat at the Table With Convention and Visitors Bureaus

June 7, 2019 Latest News

The Room Key: Securing a Seat at the Table With Convention and Visitors Bureaus Mavis Early, executive director of the Greater New Orleans Hotel & Lodging Association, shares her advice for how hoteliers can build good relationships with local con… Read More »

Legislation allows Convention Center to own proposed headquarters hotel

Legislation allows Convention Center to own proposed headquarters hotel

June 6, 2019 Latest News

Legislation allows Convention Center to own proposed headquarters hotel By:  Andrew Valenti, Reporter  June 6, 20190   A proposed 1,200-room hotel adjacent to the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center can be owned by … Read More »

Developer purchases former Warwick Hotel in CBD

Developer purchases former Warwick Hotel in CBD

June 6, 2019 Latest News

Developer purchases former Warwick Hotel in CBD By:  Andrew Valenti, Reporter June 6, 20190   A local developer has acquired a former hotel in the Central Business District with plans to put the property back into comme… Read More »

See plans for Virgin Hotels New Orleans set to open in 2021

See plans for Virgin Hotels New Orleans set to open in 2021

May 24, 2019 Latest News

See plans for Virgin Hotels New Orleans set to open in 2021 Updated May 23, 5:59 PM; Posted May 23, 4:51 PM By Jennifer Larino, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune Billionaire Sir Richard Branson was in New Orleans Thursday (May 23) … Read More »