Category: Travel

The OTS Promotes Use of Designated Sober Drivers During Holiday Season

Community event kicks off national campaign against impaired driving SACRAMENTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#CalOTS–The California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) hosted an event in downtown Sacramento December 10 to raise awareness about the dangers of impaired driving and the importance of using designated sober drivers this holiday season. The OTS partnered with local bars and restaurants within …

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For Second Year JetBlue Named Best Domestic Economy Class and Best Domestic Business Class at The Points Guy Awards

JetBlue Sweeps Editor’s Choice Awards for Domestic Travel at Second Annual NYC Event NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–JetBlue (NASDAQ: JBLU) today announced it has again been recognized by The Points Guy with awards for Best Domestic Economy Class (Airbus A321 Core) and Best Domestic Business Class (Mint). For a second year, JetBlue was the only airline – …

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Town of Brookhaven Industrial Development Agency Honored by Discover Long Island

BROOKHAVEN, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Brookhaven Industrial Development Agency (IDA) has been recognized by Long Island’s official tourism agency, Discover Long Island, as the recipient of the 2019 Industrial Advancement Award. The award will be shared by the IDA Collaboration, composed of Nassau County, Suffolk County, Towns of Brookhaven, Islip, Babylon, Riverhead, Hempstead, and City of Glen …

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Hyatt and Small Luxury Hotels of the World™ Expand Relationship to More Than 300 Locations

Continued growth gives members more rewarding opportunities to experience luxurious destinations around the globe CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hyatt and Small Luxury Hotels of the World™ (SLH) today announced the ongoing expansion of their existing loyalty alliance, celebrating a milestone of over 300 participating SLH hotels around the world for World of Hyatt members to earn and redeem …

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ATSG Launches New Website

WILMINGTON, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATSG) is proud to announce the launch of its newly redesigned website at https://www.atsginc.com/. The new site features a streamlined design, improved functionality, and quick access to essential information to help investors make well-informed decisions about ATSG. Tools include an investment calculator, stock charts, and easy-to-access email …

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Neema Hospitality Wins “Hotel of the Year” Award for the Suburban Extended Stay Brand by Choice Hotels in Triadelphia, WV

  TRIADELPHIA, W. Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Neema Hospitality, a hotel ownership and management company, announced today that they won the prestigious “Hotel of the Year” for Choice Hotels for the Suburban Extended Stay brand. The Suburban Extended Stay Hotel is located in Triadelphia, WV. The acquisition in 2018 of the Suburban Extended Stay property marks a milestone …

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EnChroma Launches Scenic Viewers for Color Blindness in Partnership with SeeCoast

– Color Blind Visitors to State Parks and Scenic Spots Can Experience the Colors at Iconic Locations With Special Viewers – BERKELEY, Calif. & FAIRHOPE, Ala.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#colorishere—EnChroma, Inc. – creators of patented eyewear for color blindness – today announced that its assistive lens technology will be available in scenic viewers manufactured by SeeCoast Manufacturing Company. …

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Incheon City Takes off as Culture and Tourism Industry Hub in Northeast Asia with IFEZ’s Yeongjong Resort Complex Cluster

INCHEON, South Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#CaesarsResort–With rich tourism infrastructure and resources, including the world’s top-level Incheon International Airport, Ganghwa Island, open port area, and multiple islands, the Incheon Metropolitan City government plans to take off as a hub of culture and tourism industry in Northeast Asia through the Yeongjong-do Integrated Resort Cluster Project. Yeongjong International Town, where …

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Toyoko Inn Seoul Yeongdeungpo Opening on Thursday Dec. 12, 2019

13th Hotel in Korea TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Toyoko Inn Co., Ltd. is proudly to announce its 13th hotel in Korea, Toyoko Inn Seoul Yeongdeungpo with 379 rooms on Thursday December 12, 2019. Toyoko Inn Official Website https://www.toyoko-inn.com Toyoko Inn Seoul Yeongdeungpo https://www.toyoko-inn.com/search/detail/00311 Manhattan like city, Yeongdeungpo Yeongdeungpo southwest of Seoul is just 30 minutes away from Kimpo …

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Seabury Securities Advises Avianca Holdings S.A. on Reprofiling of $4.5 Billion of Obligations and in Securing $375 Million in New Financing & Commitments Led by United Airlines & Kingsland Holdings

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Avianca–Seabury Securities LLC, the wholly-owned investment banking arm of Seabury Capital Group LLC (collectively, “Seabury Capital”) announced today the successful completion of a comprehensive liquidity program for Avianca Holdings S.A. (“Avianca”) that involved reprofiling over $4.5 billion of lease and debt obligations (excluding debt at Avianca’s LifeMiles subsidiary) as well as securing $375 …

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Horizon Global Board of Directors Appoints James Sistek as Chief Administrative Officer

TROY, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Horizon Global Corporation (NYSE: HZN), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of branded towing and trailering equipment, announced today that the Company’s Board of Directors appointed James Sistek as Chief Administrative Officer. Terry Gohl, Horizon Global’s Chief Executive Officer, stated, “We are pleased to announce Jim as Horizon Global’s Chief Administrative Officer. Jim …

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Priscilla Presley Returns to Graceland to Host a Spring Edition of “Elegant Southern Style Weekend,” March 13 – 15, 2020

The unique event is in an inspirational weekend celebrating the food, fashion and design that have shaped the modern South. Ticket packages on-sale now. MEMPHIS, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#elegantsouthernstyle–This fall, Priscilla Presley returned to Graceland to host the first-ever Elegant Southern Style Weekend, a unique event commemorating everything people recognize and cherish about The American South. The …

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Beyond Spots & Dots Named Travel Marketing & Non-Profit Marketer of the Year

Agency recognized for outstanding work by American Marketing Association’s Pittsburgh Chapter PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#AMAAwards–Beyond Spots & Dots earned two awards at the prestigious American Marketing Awards ceremony in Pittsburgh on Tuesday, December 3 that took place at the Union Trust Building. These awards complement an already successful year, as the agency was also recently recognized for …

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FoodMaven Continues Growth: Closes Series B Funding

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–FoodMaven today announced the company closed a Series B financing that totaled $15.3M to support FoodMaven’s growth and expansion. This round of investment came from the company’s Series A investor and Tao Capital. Fine Line Group, the family office of Sasha and Ed Bass, also invested in this round of financing. “We’re excited to …

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2019 Cyber Monday Best Sales Day in Company History

WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–StudentUniverse, the world’s leading travel booking service for students and youth, announced today its best Black Friday and Cyber Monday weekend ever. Cyber Monday 2019 (December 2) was the company’s best sales day ever, beating last year’s record by 24%. Cyber Monday was a record-breaking day in more than just sales. The company …

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Hudson Reveals Reimagined Store Design For 2020

The Traveler’s Best Friend Announces the Future of its Retail Stores and Next Generation of Consumer Offerings to Enhance the World of Travel EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hudson (NYSE: HUD), a travel-experience leader with more than 1,000 stores in airports, commuter hubs, landmarks and tourist destinations across North America, has been anticipating the needs of travelers …

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AJC Conducted a Workshop on Gastronomy Tourism in Wakayama, Japan for Tourism Stakeholders from the ASEAN Member States

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The ASEAN-Japan Centre (AJC) conducted a “Workshop on Sustainable Tourism: Gastronomy Tourism” from 17 to 23 November 2019 in Wakayama Prefecture, Japan. It was organized for the management-level stakeholders in tourism of the ASEAN Member States to learn cases of gastronomy tourism in Wakayama Prefecture. A total of 12 participants joined this workshop. The …

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