Magazine Online    The Authority On African-American Conventions, Incentives, & Leisure Travel

Greening of Hospitality Industry

Jade Mountain Gets Gold For Being Green
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) has announced that St. Lucia's Jade Mountain resort has become the first hotel
Potawatomi Hotel & Casino's Hotel Attains LEED® Gold Certification
Potawatomi Hotel & Casino announced recently its hotel has attained LEED® Gold certification, making it the first casino hotel in Wisconsin to attain the green building honor.
Cinnamon Grand Most Intelligent Building In Sri Lanka
At the cusp of realizing its Sustainability Vision of becoming the most sustainable five star city hotel by 2015,
Memories Resorts & Spa Go Green In Bahamas And Dominican Republic
Green Globe congratulates Memories Resorts & Spa on the certification of Memories Grand Bahama Beach & Casino Resort
Georgia World Congress Center Becomes World's Largest LEED Certified Convention Center
The Georgia World Congress Center (GWCC) was recently awarded LEED Silver certification by the U.S. Green Building Council.
Ecoworks Designates Cobo Center A Sustainable Comunities Champion
Thom Connors, SMG regional vice president and general manager of Cobo Center
Salamander Resort & Spa Awarded Prestigious LEED® Green Building Certification
Salamander Resort & Spa recently announced it has been LEED® Certified, a designation established by the U.S. Green Building Council
Minneapolis Convention Center Achieves International Sustainability Standard Certification
The Minneapolis Convention Center (MCC), the largest convention center in the Upper Midwest, has achieved Level One certification
Hyatt Regency Atlanta Sets A New Standard For Eco-Friendly Hotels
Landmark Hotel Receives Accolades From Hyatt Hotels Corp., Tripadvisor For Advanced Green Initiatives
Jamaica Premier Resort Recertified For Green Choices
For years, a premier destination in Jamaica, the Tryall Club Resort in Montego Bay, has taken a proactive role in preserving and protecting nature in all its forms.
Top Performing Green Globe Member In Thailand Introduces Electric Carts
One of Green Globe's top performing members, the Movenpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach Phuket in Thailand, has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to sustainability for years.
World Tourism Day 2013 Spotlights Water Conservation
Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre Committed to Sustainable Water Usage
Wind Turbine Installation Begins At Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort
Hotel Committed to Saving Energy and Improving Sustainable Performance
Westin St. Maarten Dawn Beach Resort & Spa Goes Solar
First Westin in World and Only Major Property in Caribbean Installs Phase One of Solar Panels to Offset Resort’s Energy Consumption Investment Saves Equivalent of Annual Power for 111 Home
Mark S. Andrew Named Chairman Of Green Meetings Industry Council Sustainable Meetings Foundation
Mark S. Andrew, CMP, CHA, regional vice president and general manager, Fairmont Washington, D.C., Georgetown has been appointed chairman for Green Meetings Industry Council Sustainable
Hyatt Regency Trinidad Hosts Sustainable Meetings Conference
Premier Caribbean Meetings Hotel Leads Green Initiatives and Encourages Eco-Friendly Meetings With Savings
Las Vegas Convention And Visitors Authority Hits Record Recycle Rate
68 Percent of Materials at Las Vegas Convention Center and Cashman Center are Recycled
Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre Educastes The Young The Importance Of Catering For Mother Nature
Earth Hour can be an engaging and fun educational platform for the younger generation and the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
Visit Denver Achieves First-Ever Destination Standard Certification For Environmentally Sustainable Practices
VISIT DENVER, The Convention & Visitors Bureau, has become the first convention and visitors bureau in the world certified
U.S. Green Building Council To Boost Dallas Economy
In May of 2012 Omni Dallas Hotel received LEED Gold New Construction Certification, making it the largest LEED Gold hotel in the U.S. outside of Las Vegas, and one of the only LEED Gold hotels in Texas.