Tag Archives: hospitality

New Site Tracks Your Good, Bad & Ugly In One Click

Last week we told you review sites won’t be going away anytime soon. This week we have the lowdown on a new website that allows you to see user comments from a host of different review sites with a single … Continue reading

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Industry Expert: Changes Coming to Hotel TVs

From iPad connectivity to digital room service and syncing your mobile phone to a TV, the channel is changing on hotel TVs, according to Jonas Tanenbaum, Samsung Electronics America’s hospitality vice president. A USA Today Travel blog visited the world’s … Continue reading

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New Pier to be a World-Class Addition to St. Pete

Leslie Curran is a St. Petersburg City Council member and downtown art gallery and custom picture framing business owner. She’s also one-fifth of the panel deciding on the new St. Pete Pier’s design—a $50 million project Curran hopes will result … Continue reading

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Phase V Provides Real-Time Area Info

Following an overall strategy to improve communication with visitors, VSPC engaged the services of Phase V of Southwest FL some four years ago. Since then, visitors calling day or night for information on the area are always greeted by a … Continue reading

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Facelifts Underway for Twin Grande Dames

Two of the St. Pete/Clearwater area’s most iconic—and historically significant—hotels recently underwent a series of striking renovations. St. Pete Beach’s Don Cesar began the transformation of its 83-year-old property last winter with a new look and menu concept for its … Continue reading

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