Hospitality & Tourism

Cleveland tourism supported 63,000 jobs in 2013

August 13, 2014

Tourism in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, increased in 2013, leading to growth in the sector's economic impact.

Florida tourism supports more than 75,000 jobs

August 5, 2014

A report from the Florida TaxWatch Research Institute found that more than 75,000 jobs were created in the state to support tourism last year.

Alberta boasts most job vacancies in Canada

July 28, 2014

Canadians searching for employment may want to look to Alberta. Recent data from Statistics Canada showed that the province has the highest proportion of job vacancies to unemployed people in the province.

Louisiana employment hit record levels in June

July 25, 2014

This June was a record-breaking month for employment in Louisiana.

California tourism employment reaches record high

June 12, 2014

Employment in California's travel industry currently employs nearly 1 million people, a record high for the sector.

Nashville tourism sparks economic growth

June 3, 2014

The hospitality and tourism industry in Nashville is at an all-time high, with businesses and national landmarks reporting the highest tourist numbers they have ever seen.

Trends to watch out for in the hospitality industry

May 20, 2014

The hospitality and leisure industry has gone through significant changes in the past several months.

Michigan receives grants to boost economy

May 12, 2014

Economic growth has been at the forefront of Michigan government officials' minds since the beginning of the year, as the state adopted a number of policies and programs to stimulate tourism in the area.

Alaska experienced record-high employment last summer

April 15, 2014

States continue to post improved employment situations, with some regions reporting their highest job numbers since the Great Recession.

Travel industry thrives in US

April 7, 2014

The travel industry started 2014 off strong, with high employment and growth expected through the year, but according to new reports, the industry has reached a milestone in its operations.