Category: Travel

Foxwoods Resort Casino Announces March Entertainment Line Up

March Heats Up with GRAMMY Award-Winning Music and Comedy Superstars MASHANTUCKET, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#25YearsProud–Got a case of Spring Fever? Foxwoods® Resort Casino, the Northeast’s premier entertainment destination, is continuing its 25th Anniversary celebrations all month long with a lineup of must-see entertainment performances to help shake off the winter chill. With a slate of GRAMMY Award-winning …

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‘Taste of Iceland in Boston’ Returns with More Events Than Ever Before, March 16-20, 2017

Bostonians can immerse themselves in Icelandic culture during this five-day festival of Icelandic food, music, film, art and literature. BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Boston—Taste of Iceland, an annual festival that celebrates Iceland’s vibrant culture, returns to Boston with a series of events from March 16-20, 2017. Presented by Iceland Naturally, the five-day festival highlights the best of Icelandic …

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JetBlue Appoints Steve Priest as Chief Financial Officer

Priest Brings 20 Years of Airline Experience, Including Development of JetBlue’s Structural Cost Program NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) today announced that, after conducting a rigorous internal and external search, it has promoted Steve Priest to executive vice president and chief financial officer effective immediately. Priest has more than 20 years of experience leading financial, operational, …

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TravelCenters of America LLC Fourth Quarter 2016 Conference Call Scheduled for Tuesday, February 28th

WESTLAKE, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TravelCenters of America LLC (Nasdaq: TA) today announced that it plans to issue a press release containing its fourth quarter 2016 financial results before the Nasdaq opens for trading on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. Later that morning, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, President and Chief Executive Officer Tom O’Brien and Chief Financial Officer …

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Exclusive Luxe Collection by L.E. Hotels Welcomes New Properties in Italy and United States

Hollywood Hideaway and 16th Century Florentine Palace Among Newest Additions to Elite Roster LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The canals of Venice, the beaches of St. Tropez and the world-famous Champs-Élysées were just the beginning for Luxe Collection by L.E. Hotels. The global hospitality brand’s premier collection continues to impress with two new installments in sunny Southern California …

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AerCap Holdings N.V. Reports Financial Results for 2016 and Authorizes New Share Repurchase Program of $350 million

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$AER #AerCap–AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER): Net income for the fourth quarter and full year 2016 was: $364.7 million and $1,046.6 million on a reported basis (US GAAP) Diluted earnings per share for the fourth quarter and full year 2016 were: $2.01 and $5.52 on a reported basis (US GAAP) The Company’s reporting of financial …

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JetBlue Introduces 12th Special Livery Aircraft and New Tailfin Design As Airline Celebrates 17 Years

‘Blueprint’ Becomes Airline’s First Embraer 190 to Feature a Unique Paint Scheme ‘Highrise’ Tailfin Honor’s JetBlue’s Hometown by Reaching for the Sky NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#N304JB–JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) today announced eye-catching additions to the airline’s fleet with the very first special livery for an Embraer 190 and a new tailfin design that will appear on multiple aircraft …

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Global Online Tour Operator Market: Size, Trends & Forecasts (2017-2021) – Research and Markets

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Global Online Tour Operator Market : Size, Trends & Forecasts (2017-2021)” report to their offering. The services of a tour operator reach to the customer through various distribution channels. These distribution channels can be offline as well as online. The online distribution channels include brand …

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CORRECTING and REPLACING PEMCO Hosts LEAN Summit for US Airlines, Aerospace and Florida-Based Companies

TAMPA, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Please replace the release with the following corrected version due to multiple revisions. The corrected release reads: PEMCO HOSTS LEAN SUMMIT FOR US AIRLINES, AEROSPACE AND FLORIDA-BASED COMPANIES Aviation maintenance, cargo conversion and engineering company, PEMCO World Air Services (PEMCO), hosted its 2nd Annual PEMCO LEAN Summit last week at its Tampa International …

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Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Hosts Mt. Fuji Art Exhibition, Featuring Itchiku’s Mt. Fuji Kimono Masterpieces

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#art—Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo, one of Japan’s most prestigious international hotels located in Shinjuku, Tokyo, will host its annual spring art exhibition in theme of “Mt. Fuji,” which was registered as a World Heritage Site in 2013. This year, various kimono artwork of renowned artist Itchiku Kubota, who revived the Tsujigahana tie-dyeing technique of …

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PEMCO Hosts LEAN Summit for US Airlines, Aerospace and Florida-Based Companies

TAMPA, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aviation maintenance, cargo conversion and engineering company, PEMCO World Air Services (PEMCO), hosted its 2nd Annual PEMCO LEAN Summit last week at its Tampa International Airport headquarters. The Summit was created for companies from various sectors to share their Lean journey, including experiences, triumphs, and failures. “We believe there is value in collaborating …

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Global Budget Hotels Market to 2020 – Research and Markets

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “The Global Budget Hotels Market to 2020” report to their offering. The global budget hotel market industry grew in 2015 due to demand for affordable accommodation, with an increase in the middle-class population in Asia-Pacific and European regions. The US ranked first in the budget …

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Special Media Event on Japanese Breakfasts Held for Overseas Media to Promote Japanese Rice, Hosted by Rice Stable Supply Support Organization

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Rice Stable Supply Support Organization, a public interest incorporated association, held a media reception on February 16th entitled “The Appeal of Wachoshoku” (Japanese breakfasts). The event had the objective of increasing awareness of rice in meals and was aimed at tourists from abroad. The number of overseas visitors to Japan surpassed 24 million …

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Iteris to Present at JMP Securities Technology Conference on February 27

SANTA ANA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$ITI #smartcities—Iteris, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITI), the global leader in applied informatics for transportation and agriculture, has been invited to present at the JMP Securities Technology Conference being held February 27-28, 2017 at The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco at 600 Stockton Street. Iteris President and CEO Joe Bergera and CFO Andy Schmidt are scheduled …

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AerCap Holdings N.V. Announces Completion of Amendment, Extension and Upsizing of Unsecured Revolver

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AerCap Holdings N.V. (“AerCap” or the “Company”) (NYSE: AER) today announced that it has completed the amendment, extension and upsizing of its $3.00 billion unsecured Revolving Credit Facility. The new facility size is $3.75 billion and comprises a four-year revolving period. Citi, Mizuho, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Barclays, Crédit Agricole CIB, Deutsche Bank, …

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Smart Solutions (Roadway & Railway) Market for Mass Transit, by Technology, Components, Application, and Region – Global forecast to 2021 – Research and Markets

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Smart Solutions Market for Mass Transit, by Technology, Components, Application, and Region – Global forecast to 2021” report to their offering. The smart solutions market for mass transit is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.90% during the forecast period, to reach a market …

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Hotels in the US 2017: Industry Is Expected to See More Threats From Airbnb and Similar Operators – Research and Markets

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Hotels in the US” report to their offering. This report details the hotel industry in the United States, which is defined by corporate and boutique hotels with specific branding, restaurants, spas and other offerings in addition to accommodations. The report offers details on market trends, …

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