Holland America Cruise Lines’ environmentally responsible policies were honored at Kuoni Switzerland’s 2006 Green Planet Awards.
An overview of the meeting industry’s new hires and staff promotions, as well as new hotels, attractions, casinos, flights and cruise ships opening throughout the Southeast and Southwest.
Brace yourselves: PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) is betting hotel prices will continue to rise, despite the construction of 119,000 new hotel rooms. According to its 2006 Average Daily Room Rate (ADR) Forecast, the increase in hotel rates for first quarter 2006 exceeded PWC’s predictions. Combined with consumer price inflation (caused by soaring energy costs) and an occupancy […]
NAMES Steven A. Schuldenfrei has been named President of the Trade Show Exhibitors Association; Mary Beth Rebedeau will fill the vacancy he left as Executive Director of the Society of Independent Show Organizers. Alyssa Egger has been named Account Services Representative for Plan Your Meetings (PYM) magazine. Egger will work directly with PYM’s advertising partners […]