Longest-running CEO of any major hotel company calls time on career
BWH Hotel Group’s longtime president and CEO is retiring, with an Esky, BBQ tongs and Big Mouth Billy Bass Singing Fish mooted as possible leaving gifts.
Scottish venue to use dancers’ body heat as renewable power source
Are you a particularly sweaty dancer? You could be the latest answer to fighting climate change. Sort of.
Tasmania to make masks mandatory for events with 1,000 or more attendees
While the new measure may seem extreme to some Tasmanians, we Sydneysiders regard attending in-person events as a luxury.
Australian Event Awards 2021 ceremony to be held as series of “bite-sized” broadcasts
Given how long and tedious award ceremonies can be, we reckon this is a smart move by the organisers.
“Vaccinate staff or hotel industry will perish”, warns hotelier Dr Jerry Schwartz
Given he is also a qualified medical doctor, it’d be right to assume that Dr Schwartz knows what he’s talking about here.
EEAA continues to pave the industry’s recovery path with ‘Expert Power Sessions’
The association has been gathering experts from here, there and everywhere to help the industry over the COVID hump.
Sculpture by the Sea cancels 2021 event, moves Sculpture Conference to Perth
Much like the melted ice cream truck accompanying this article, the chances of Bondi hosting its annual outdoor sculpture exhibition have been quashed.
Bill Gates takes controlling stake in Four Seasons hotel chain with $3bn deal
Do you ever wonder what Bill does with his many billions? Well, apparently he invests it in luxe hotel chains.
Tourism Australia ambassador Chris Hemsworth goes off the “holiday here” script in new ad for Expo 2020 Dubai
It appears the Hollywood heartthrob has temporarily forgotten where his allegiance lies, fronting a big-budget ad for Dubai.
Popular Aussie venue introduces mandatory vaccination policy for all staff
The venue’s eccentric owner used a story about traffic lights to illustrate his stance on vaccination. It’s well worth a read.
Marriott hosts largest in-person customer event since start of COVID pandemic
The ever-cautious folk over at Marriott have put their health and safety protocols to the test with this whopping event in Florida.
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