Tag Archive: Tourism

short-term rentals

7 Myths About Short-Term Rentals

June 28, 2019 6:22 pm Myth 1: the short-term rental industry is not that big Globally, the short-term rental supply listed on major Online Travel Agencies grew 33% from 2017 to 2018 to reach a total of 7.1Mn properties. Myth 2: the short-term rental industry is not relevant compared to the hotel industry Countries like France, Italy and Croatia have […]
multigenerational travel

It’s a Family Affair: Multigenerational Travel

June 28, 2019 6:13 pm More families are loading up the minivan with kids, parents, in-laws, grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins (or some combination thereof) and heading off to enjoy a holiday together. Multigenerational trips or those involving at least three generations of family members, are in vogue—and there seems to be no end to the opportunities for travel brands […]
visit florida funding

Crux of Visit Florida funding fight: Do you need to sell tourism in state?

June 28, 2019 5:46 pm After a pitched battle in Tallahassee over the importance of the public-private agency’s marketing efforts, state lawmakers slashed funding for Visit Florida to $50 million for the budget year that starts July 1, down from $76 million for the 2018-19 fiscal year. With visitor counts shattering records year after year, Florida’s tourism sector has emerged […]

Resort Collection Welcomes New VP of Human Resources, Christy Smith

October 28, 2014 3:01 pm In a year already marked by careful and calculated growth for Resort Collection, the company is pleased to welcome a new team member to its roster. “Though it was with heavy hearts that the Resort Collection team said goodbye to Vice President of Human Resources Judy Johnson, who had been with the company since 1998, […]

Onsite Property Management Association Holds First Advisory Board Meeting in Atlanta

July 16, 2014 9:25 am Association Committed to Innovation and Advocacy On June 25, 2014, the Renaissance Concourse Atlanta Hotel hosted the first official advisory board meeting of OPMA (Onsite Property Management Association), the national organization focused on short-term rental property management. The OPMA Advisory Board currently comprises the following council representatives: OPMA’s president, Paul Wohlford of Resort Collection in […]