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Hotels Face a Dire Winter Without More Aid From Congress
(Northstar Meetings Group, 2020-09-30)
The devistation of the economic impacct that COVID-19 has had on the United States continues to ravish the Hotel Industry. The COVID Relief Now Coalition, roughly 150 hospitality organizations, have banded together to urge ...
How Top Meetings Destinations Are Handling the Pandemic and Preparing for Recovery
(Northstar Meetings Group, 2020-09-16)
Chicago, Las Vegas, New York City, Orlando, and Washington, D.C. are among the top meeting destinations that are implementing new standards amid the COVID-19 pandemic. These five cities are eager to host in-person meetings ...
U.S. Travel Calls for Delay in Real ID Deadlines
(NorthStar Meetings Group, 2020-10-02)
U.S. Travel is pushing for Congress to delay the Real I.D. Act to offset a delay in domestic travel. The Act was supposed to take effect on October 1,2020, but with the onset of COVID-19 got delayed an additional year.
Hoteliers are optomistic regarding the possible positive impact that a COVID-19 vacine will mean for the Hotel Industry. Experts expect the Hotel Industry to "be back in business" by 2024.
(NorthStar Meetings Group, 2020-10-06)
The Global BioRisk Advisory Council (GBAC) has unvailed its top of the line safety precatiouns and cleaning standards. The GBAC will rate current CVBs, Convention Centers, and now hotels on a star system. Industry leaders ...
Travel - Related Economic Losses Now Top $360 Billon
(Northstar Meetings Group, 2020-09-09)
In the months that COVID-19 has ravished its way through the domestic and international travel sectors, researchers estimate roughly $360 billion in losses across the US Hospitality Industry.
Travel Leaders announce support for New Hospitality and Jobs Recovery Act
(NorthStar Meetings Group, 2020-10-16)
Many travel organizations, including AHLA, American Gaming Association, and the Nevada Resort Association actively support the new bipartisan relief bill making its way through Congress. Relief for the Hotel Industry has ...
How to Rethink Event Pricing and Refunds
(NorthStar Meetings Group, 2020-10-13)
The onset of COVID-19 has created a variety of pricing options for rescheduled or canceled events. 71% of planners have had to reschedule to 2021, while 34% have said they are planning for a hybrid in-person and virtual ...
Domestic Travel Spend Will Be Nearly Halved in 2020
(Northstar Meetings Group, 2020-11-17)
Although many travel researchers marveled at at the increase in domestic travel throughout the summer months, the number of people traveling domestically annually remains nearly half of what it was in 2019. Travel jobs ...
NYC's Roosevelt Hotel Latest to Close Due to COVID-19
(Northstar Meetings Group, 2020-10-13)
The almost 100 year old Roosevelt Hotel in New York City is among one of the many hotels that will shut it's doors for good due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This comes at a time were industry leaders are pleading with Congress ...
Destinations International Releases Roadmap for Enhancing Diversity in 2021
(Northstar Meetings Group, 2021-01-14)
Destinations International is working toward expanding diversity within the hospitality and travel industries. The release of their road map towards enhancing diversity across all industry sectors includes a Toolkit for ...