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Convene Adds Hotel Room Block Sourcing

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Through a new partnership, it now offers complimentary hotel room block sourcing. Skift Take: Convene is looking beyond offering premium meeting and event venues in the U.S. Andrea Doyle Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings

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New Orleans Convention Center Headquarters Hotel in the Works

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Skift Take: New Orleans is one step closer to getting a new headquarters hotel across the street from the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Construction is slated to start on a new 1,000-room Omni next year. — Andrea Doyle Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings

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Luxury Hotel shares impressive growth figures

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A luxury country house hotel is bucking the challenging hotel market conditions as it reveals substantial year on year growth. The positive upturn comes as the result of a new partnership with leading hotel technology provider and booking specialist Net Affinity.

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Hotels and Events: Negotiating The Best Terms

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Skift Take: Don’t be fooled by generic concessions and terms offered by hotels. Having the right negotiating strategy will save time and money. Refugio Garcia Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings

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Loews to Open Second Hotel in Arlington

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Skift Take: The upcoming debut of the Loews Hotel Arlington features 888 guest rooms and 266,000 sq. of meeting space centrally located between Dallas and Fort Worth. Refugio Garcia Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings

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Are Airport Hotels Still Popular for Meetings? 

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Skift Take: Despite the current chaos surrounding air travel, airport hotels are recovering from low pandemic occupancies at a faster pace than urban hotels. Thanks to changing work trends and an evolution in the amenities they offer, airport hotels and even airports are finding favor for certain types of meetings.

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Increase in Group Rates Drives Hotel Recovery

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markets for hotel group business compared to 2019. Skift Take: A new report points to the recovery of 13 of the top 25 U.S. Miguel Neves and Refugio Garcia Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings

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