Thursday, November 30, 2023


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Chip and Joanna Gaines Open New Waco Hotel

On Nov. 3, Chip and Joanna Gaines opened their luxury boutique hotel, Hotel 1928, in Waco, a stone’s throw away from Magnolia Market, the...
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Virtuoso Makes Three Big New Hires

Virtuoso has welcomed three highly experienced professionals to pivotal roles within the organization. The global network specializing in luxury and experiential travel is based...
Bowie House Hotel in a historic building with new addition is surrounded by an evening sky.

Historic Hotel Opens in Fort Worth

Bowie House, Auberge Resorts Collection, has recently opened as an urban retreat in the heart of Fort Worth’s cultural district. Surrounded by an array...
Three people stand in front of a wall of windows and watch a Southwest Airlines plane take off in the distance.

Southwest Airlines Pilots Move Toward a Holiday Strike

The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association (SWAPA) has opened a Regional Strike Center in Dallas, laying the groundwork for a strike over the busy holiday...
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Cambria Hotel Opens in Downtown Austin

Pacific Hotel Austin LLC has officially unveiled the Cambria Hotel Austin Downtown, a new upscale downtown hotel adjacent to the Rainey Street Historic District....
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Palmer Events Center Earns GBAC STAR Accreditation

The Palmer Events Center and the Austin Convention Center have achieved the prestigious 2024 Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC) STAR accreditation, representing the highest...
Headshot of Ariane Coldiron. Oct. 25, 2023

Production Resource Group Appoints Coldiron

New York-based Production Resource Group (PRG), a leading production solutions company for entertainment and live events, hired Ariane Coldiron as senior vice president of...
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Study Reveals the Most Ghost-Friendly U.S. Cities

With Halloween approaching, Upgraded Points has conducted a light-hearted study to unveil which U.S. cities extend the warmest welcome to wandering spirits. This study...