The Denton Chamber of Commerce has named Mike Pistana to the position of Vice President, Denton Convention & Visitor’s Bureau. This announcement concludes a three-month search to replace Kim Phillips, who served in the role for 16 years and left to lead the Texas Association of Conventio…
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — This house might not look like much, says Kimber Fountain, as she stands in front of a faded white Victorian home with sunken corners and battered shutters, but it's a perfect example of this part of Galveston's history.
The media got a preview on Thursday of The Sinclair, a Marriott Autograph Collection Hotel, that is located in one of the city’s most historic buildings, The Sinclair is a newly restored boutique hotel featuring 164 modernly stylish rooms and upscale suites with custom made Italian furniture…
Brenda A. Cline, the chief financial officer, secretary and treasurer of the Kimbell Art Foundation, was recognized as 2019 C-Suite Honoree of the Year by The Fort Worth Business Press at a luncheon June 26 at Ridglea Country Club.
LA PORTE, Texas (AP) — Public visits to the 107-year-old Battleship Texas near Houston will be limited during cataloging of thousands of artifacts on board amid plans for $35 million in ship repairs.
The Fort Worth Business Press honored winners of the 2019 C-Suite Awards on June 26 at Ridglea Country Club. The event was presented by the University of Texas at Arlington College of Business and Masterminds Leadership. Platinum Sponsors were D&M Leasing and American Bank & Trust. S…
The Texas Rangers and Choctaw Casinos & Resorts today announced the details of a multi-year partnership that includes significant branding at the new Globe Life Field. The relationship also brands Choctaw as the Official and Exclusive Casino and Resort of the Texas Rangers.
Hyatt Place Fort Worth/Alliance Town Center is expected to open a new, five-story, 130-room hotel with an open, intuitive design, casual atmosphere, and practical amenities is September 2019.
Live! by Loews – Arlington, TX is releasing new details, including naming the executive leadership team for the hotel, opening in late August. The hotel is a joint venture between Loews, The Cordish Companies and the Texas Rangers and will bring an upscale hospitality experience to the Arlin…
The Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, on Thursday, broke ground to its $500 million Choctaw Casino and Resort expansion project, which when completed will make it the largest resort in Oklahoma.
As the new Dickies Arena opens later this year, the city’s meeting and entertainment focus is shifting toward the Fort Worth Convention Center.
An affiliate of Miami-based Starwood Capital Group, Fort Worth-based Crescent Real Estate LLC and Atlanta-based High Street Real Estate Partners announced April 2 that they are developing two hotel towers with 721 total rooms on a 1.3-acre parcel of land directly across from Nashville's Musi…
The Fort Worth City Council, during its work session Tuesday, received a proposed economic development request for a new hotel in the city's cultural district from FW Museum District Resort Partners LLC.
The Fort Worth Business Press is excited to announce a new executive education program in conjunction with MasterMinds Leadership. Four specific programs will be held over lunch in 2019, and the first of these “Lunch and Learn” sessions will be held at TopGolf in Fort Worth on March 27. This…
Dallas Fort Worth International Airport has implemented some new initiatives to improve convenience and reduce cost during the busy spring break season when nearly 3.8 million travelers will catch flights.
With Fort Worth's growing presence in the entertainment industry, it's only logical the city would become a prominent part of the state's largest entertainment festival.
An annual trade show for the buyers and sellers of logoed promotional products, aka swag (Stuff.We.All.Get), gathered at the Fort Worth Convention Center the first week of February to browse a packed show floor and see the latest advertising specialties. In 2017, Texas alone accounted for $2…
Visit Fort Worth had plenty of news, some awards and economic impact data at its 6th Annual Meeting & Breakfast on Feb. 5, but the big news went back over 200 years.
The Fortress Festival is coming and bring with it a bounty of music stars such as our own Leon Bridges and Scottish rockers Chvrches. But the day before Fort Worth will be host to a new, one-day music conference.
The Fort Worth Business Press has announced its 2019 HealthCare Heroes. The recipients will be honored at an event on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019 at the Fort Worth Club.
Feeling neglected Fort Worth? Don’t worry, Thrillist, a web media group that loves lists, has put the Town of the Cow on its list of “8 Underappreciated American Cities You Need to Check Out This Year.”
LUTHER, Okla. (AP) — For blacks, the adventure and excitement of traveling the early roadways of America was tempered by the certain knowledge that a pit stop made at the wrong place could be deadly.
NEW YORK (AP) — A security breach inside the Marriott hotel empire compromised the information of as many as 500 million guests worldwide, exposing their credit card numbers, passport numbers and birth dates for as long as four years, the company said Friday.
Baylor University Nov. 2 announced a lead gift from Mark and Paula Hurd for the institution’s planned $1.1 billion comprehensive philanthropic campaign to create the Mark and Paula Hurd Welcome Center.
The growing number of visitors to Fort Worth need places to stay, and with that in mind, the Fort Worth City Council approved the execution of an economic development agreement with Development Services Group, Inc., or an affiliate for the development of a full-service hotel at 714 Main St.
Trail Drive Management Corp. (TDMC), the not-for-profit operating entity of Dickies Arena, has announced an expanded partnership with North Texas Chevrolet Dealers that includes the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo.
Historic Hotels of America has over 300 hotels with long and storied histories representing over 36 decades in American history. From a former Carmelite convent to hotels that are adjacent to battlegrounds and a hotel that was once a morgue, many of these hotels have “spirited” guests that c…
As part of the new look for the Will Rogers Memorial Center, the Fort Worth City Council at its Tuesday meeting authorized an agreement with Sedalco Inc. for the construction of an ornamental fence along the southern boundary of the campus.
The Naval Air Station Fort Worth Joint Reserve Base (NAS Fort Worth JRB), one of the top economic drivers for North Texas since 1994, has been selected the 2018 recipient of the Fort Worth Chamber’s Vandergriff Award.