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U.S. Domestic Travel and Road Trips On the Rise

U.S. Domestic Travel and Road Trips On the Rise

ORLANDO–Domestic vacations now make up 85 percent of total U.S. vacations, according to MMGY Global’s 2017 Portrait of American Travelers. During the past 12 months, 13.9 million more vacations were taken within the U.S. compared to internationally. The rising preference ...

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Expedia Invests $26 Million in ALICE

Expedia Invests $26 Million in ALICE

New York–Hotel operations platform ALICE has secured $26 million in Series B funding from online travel giant, Expedia, Inc. The completed investment makes Expedia a majority shareholder in ALICE and deepens the commercial cooperation between the two companies that was ...

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Rockbridge RTRX Event Raises $1 Million for Cancer Research

Rockbridge RTRX Event Raises $1 Million for Cancer Research

Columbus, Ohio–Rockbridge hosted the sixth-annual leadership and innovation event, Rock the Road Experience (RTRX) held August 3-6, 2017 in Columbus, Ohio. RTRX united business leaders through the triple bottom line theme of business, inspiration, and purpose. Proceeds, sponsorship, and team ...

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Insurance Coverage for Employee’s Claims

Insurance Coverage for Employee’s Claims

Liability insurance policies typically have an exclusion barring coverage for claims brought by the insured’s own employees. Such employer’s liability exclusions do not apply, however, when claims are brought against one insured by another insured’s employees, which occurs frequently because ...

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Top 10 U.S. Destinations for Labor Day 2017

Top 10 U.S. Destinations for Labor Day 2017

Labor Day weekend is one of the busiest travel times of the summer. Last year, the weekend saw more air travel than other popular summer holidays for travel, including Memorial Day and Independence Day, according to data from Expedia. This ...

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Pat Pacious to Take Over as Choice CEO on September 12

Pat Pacious to Take Over as Choice CEO on September 12

In July, Choice Hotels announced its plan to appoint Pat Pacious as the company’s president and CEO, replacing Steve Joyce effective January 2018. That timeline has been moved up to September 12, 2017, after Choice’s Chairman of the Board of ...

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