Avalon prepares for new upscale hotel and conference center

Alpharetta’s first upscale hotel and conference center has set an opening date: January 16, 2018. The Hotel at Avalon, with 330 rooms connected to the 65,000-square-foot Alpharetta Conference Center, will enhance the city’s event space offerings.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 13th, 2017

Avalon, Kapolei hotel team hold separate groundbreakings in West Oahu

Construction is expected to take 10 months on Avalon’s 95,881-square-foot industrial building, the Kapolei Enterprise Center......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2017

Seattle landowner proposing storage facility at former Woodlake hotel site

​The owner of the land where the Red Lion Hotel and Woodlake Conference Center used to stand is hosting a neighborhood meeting to introduce a plan to build a three-story self-storage facility on part of the property......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2017

Why nobody wants this 214-room mansion that"s on sale for $36 million

San Jose is pouring millions of dollars a year into the Hayes Mansion hotel and conference center......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 11th, 2017

Eagan hotel seeks an upgrade

The owner of a 77-room Country Inn & Suites in Eagan — the closest hotel to the Minnesota Vikings new headquarters and practice facility — wants to add another 55 rooms and a conference center. Finance & Commerce has a report on the proposal fro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 25th, 2017

Brookfield wants conference center, hotel on Brookfield Square property

The city of Brookfield wants to develop a conference center and hotel at Brookfield Square mall. According to city documents released Friday, the city recently issued a request for proposals (RFP) seeking parties interested in partnering with Brookfi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 20th, 2017

Travel Wisconsin highlights "Real Fun" in 2017 campaign

Travel Wisconsin is putting “fun” front and center in its new ad campaign. The Wisconsin Department of Tourism unveiled its new marketing campaign Monday at the Wisconsin Governor’s Conference on Tourism at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino in Milwauke.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2017

Waffle House co-founder Joe Rogers dead at 97

Waffle House Co-Founder Joseph (Joe) Wilson Rogers Sr. has died at age 97. A memorial service is set for Wednesday, March 8, at 1:30 p.m. at the Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center, 800 Spring Street NW in Atlanta, according to a WXIA report (video.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 7th, 2017

Triad restaurant, hotels earn AAA Four Diamond ratings

Three Triad hotels and one restaurant have earned prestigious AAA Four Diamond ratings, AAA Carolinas announced Monday. Proximity Hotel (a winner for 9 years), Grandover Resort & Conference Center (18 years) and O. Henry Hotel (18 years), all in G.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 24th, 2017

Hotel News: Luxury Hotel Association Pinnacle Summit

The ILHA will be hosting their annual Pinnacle Summit 25 – 27 September 2016 at the Gaylord Resort and Conference Center in Washington D.C. John Vanderslice, Global Head, Luxury & Lifestyle Brands, Hilton Worldwide will be the keynote speaker on Monday,.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 16th, 2016

Potawatomi breaks ground on second tower

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino officially broke ground on its second tower Thursday and marked the occasion with a press conference inside one of its restaurants. The second tower, which will cost $80 million to build, will add 119 rooms to Potawatomi'.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2017

Western Criticism Bolsters Putin at Home

For Russian President Vladimir Putin, being cast in the West as a global supervillain is proving a boon for his image at home as he prepares for his annual press conference on Thursday and presidential elections in March......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 13th, 2017

157-room AC hotel at Perimeter gets Dunwoody, Ga., council OK (Slideshow)

A 157-room AC-brand hotel in Perimeter Center has been given a green light from the Dunwoody City Council. The council voted 5-2 for the Prado Perimeter Center LLC project at 121 Perimeter Center West at its Dec. 11 meeting, despite concerns from r.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 13th, 2017

ICSC: Demise of retail has been greatly exaggerated

The annual ICSC New York conference kicked off this year by confronting the elephant in the room head on through a marketing campaign. Large billboards in the Javits Center, along with online and print ads touted the website, par.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyDec 12th, 2017

Hotels, Visit Sacramento willing to pay for larger convention center expansion

Sacramento’s visitors bureau and hotel association are willing to contribute money for a larger expansion of the city-owned Sacramento Convention Center......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2017

IN PHOTOS: ICSC NY 2017 conference at the Javits Center

New York’s annual ICSC Deal Making .....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyDec 7th, 2017

North Carolina county's ransomware recovery will take days - San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleNorth Carolina county's ransomware recovery will take daysSan Francisco ChronicleMecklenburg County Manager Dena Diorio speaks at a news conference at the Government Center about.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 7th, 2017

Sheryl Sandberg once had to call hotel security after a man she spurned at a conference turned up at her door (FB)

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 4th, 2017

Redevelopment of The Backyard still in limbo despite scaled-down ticket sales

After another marathon Council meeting Tuesday night, progress remains stalled on the planned transformation of 35 acres near State Highway 71 into a mixed-use center with a hotel, offices, data centers and a concert venue......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2017

Austin grocery chain to anchor major renovation of downtown Dallas skyscraper

One of downtown Dallas' tallest towers — Trammell Crow Center — has landed an upscale grocery store and eatery to help anchor a multimillion-dollar renovation to the 50-story, 1.2 million-square-foot building in the city's central business district......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2017

PHOTOS: How a local hospital prepares for a terrorist event

A grandmother arrives with injured grandchildren. A woman gives birth, but has complications. Separately, multiple patients have leg injuries that are bleeding. This is how Sutter Medical Center Sacramento prepares for an act of violence. On Nov. 1.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 24th, 2017