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Hilton Announces Second Quarter 2020 Earnings Release Date

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 10:00pm

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) will report second quarter 2020 financial results prior to the stock market open on Thursday, August 6, 2020, followed by a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

Key Points: 
  • Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HLT) will report second quarter 2020 financial results prior to the stock market open on Thursday, August 6, 2020, followed by a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • Participants may listen to the live webcast by logging onto the Hilton Investor Relations website at https://ir.hilton.com/events-and-presentations .
  • A replay and transcript of the webcast will be available within 24 hours of the live event at https://ir.hilton.com/financial-reporting/quarterly-results/2020 .
  • Visit newsroom.hilton.com for more information, and connect with Hilton on Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , Instagram and YouTube .

JetBlue’s West Coast Focus City Strategy Lands at LAX

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 6:08pm
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200709005831/en/
    JetBlue announced it will make Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) its primary base of operations in greater Los Angeles, advancing its focus city strategy and building relevance for the airline in one of the busiest markets in the world.
  • (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The move consolidates JetBlues popular transcon and West Coast service into LAX, initially operating more than 30 daily flights with service between LAX and 13 destinations including four Mint routes New York-JFK, Boston, Fort Lauderdale and new Mint service to Newark launching July 23.
  • The transition to LAX, serving as the anchor of our focus city strategy on the West Coast, sets JetBlue up for success in Southern California.
  • This will include multiple new markets, both domestic and international, some of which have never had nonstop service to and from LAX.

CG/LA Infrastructure Identifies 550+ Infrastructure Projects Critical to Stimulating the U.S. Economy and Creating Jobs

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 3:23pm

Energy, Transportation, Water, Social, Information Technology), have an overall investment value of approximately $1 trillion, and stand to create approximately 2.4 million direct1 and indirect2 jobs.

Key Points: 
  • Energy, Transportation, Water, Social, Information Technology), have an overall investment value of approximately $1 trillion, and stand to create approximately 2.4 million direct1 and indirect2 jobs.
  • We believe it is critical to change the infrastructure investment model and get the private sector especially pension funds to make the investment required to transform our economy.
  • To address the budget shortfalls and ensure critical infrastructure projects can move forward, CG/LA is devising strategies to help effectively mobilize private investment whether directly, through a national infrastructure bank or through state infrastructure financing, among other options.
  • What follows is a breakdown of the infrastructure projects included in the map by sector:

Landmark Recovery Announces Charitable Partnership with American Airlines Unions

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 1:00pm

Landmark Recovery today announced a charitable partnership with American Airlines , CWA , AFLCIO , CBTU and Farm Share to help American Airlines employees at the Miami-Dade Airport who, due to COVID, have seen a significant decrease in work hours.

Key Points: 
  • Landmark Recovery today announced a charitable partnership with American Airlines , CWA , AFLCIO , CBTU and Farm Share to help American Airlines employees at the Miami-Dade Airport who, due to COVID, have seen a significant decrease in work hours.
  • Landmark is participating in a food drive for the Miami-Dade Airport American Airlines union employees on July 9th.
  • At this event put together by CWA, and hosted at an American Airlines airplane hangar, Landmark volunteers will help provide boxes of food for CWA union members to help provide food for their families.
  • In addition to this food drive event, Landmark will be partnering with American Airlines, CWA, United Way, AFLCIO and many other local organizations to host a resource fair on July 14th at the Miami-Dade Airport for American Airlines union employees.

Uniesse Marine Group Launches New Exuma HTC5 Yacht Series

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 10:00am

Uniesse Marine Group , the manufacturer of Uniesse yachts, is delighted to announce the arrival of the Exuma HTC5 Yacht series.

Key Points: 
  • Uniesse Marine Group , the manufacturer of Uniesse yachts, is delighted to announce the arrival of the Exuma HTC5 Yacht series.
  • At 54 7, the Exuma HTC5 offers a wide range of options and compelling configurations for the discerning owner.
  • The Exuma line evolved from the companys proven Open Series hull, which was originally designed by famed yacht designer Fred Hudson.
  • Uniesse is one of the worlds leading high-end luxury yacht manufacturers, building a line of yachts from 50 120.

Motus Pushes Work Forward With Permanent Shift to Work Anywhere Operation

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 2:00pm

We are instead focused on working forward and imagining what the future of work and life could look like, said Craig Powell, President and CEO of Motus.

Key Points: 
  • We are instead focused on working forward and imagining what the future of work and life could look like, said Craig Powell, President and CEO of Motus.
  • Were focused on building the best culture we can for our people and returning to work isnt it, we want to work forward.
  • Motus decided to make the shift to work from home permanently after conducting an expansive employee engagement study that included surveys, interviews and focus groups.
  • Additionally, 80% of Motus team members reported the current shift to full-time remote work has not caused a negative impact on their productivity.

TravelCenters of America Inc. Second Quarter 2020 Conference Call Scheduled for Wednesday, August 5th

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 1:00pm

TravelCenters of America Inc. (Nasdaq: TA) today announced that it plans to issue a press release containing its second quarter 2020 financial results before the Nasdaq opens for trading on Wednesday, August 5, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • TravelCenters of America Inc. (Nasdaq: TA) today announced that it plans to issue a press release containing its second quarter 2020 financial results before the Nasdaq opens for trading on Wednesday, August 5, 2020.
  • Later that morning, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, Chief Executive Officer Jonathan M. Pertchik , President Barry Richards and Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer Peter Crage will host a conference call to review the second quarter 2020 results.
  • A replay of the conference call will be available through Wednesday, August 12, 2020.
  • About TravelCenters of America Inc.:
    TravelCenters of America Inc. (Nasdaq: TA) is the nation's largest publicly traded full-service travel center network.

Expedia Group, Inc. Announces Pricing of Private Offering of Senior Notes

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 11:36pm

Expedia Group, Inc. (Expedia Group or the Company) today announced that it has agreed to sell $500 million aggregate principal amount of unsecured 3.600% senior notes due 2023 (the "2023 Notes") and $750 million aggregate principal amount of unsecured 4.625% senior notes due 2027 (the 2027 Notes and, together with the 2023 Notes, the Notes) in a private offering.

Key Points: 
  • Expedia Group, Inc. (Expedia Group or the Company) today announced that it has agreed to sell $500 million aggregate principal amount of unsecured 3.600% senior notes due 2023 (the "2023 Notes") and $750 million aggregate principal amount of unsecured 4.625% senior notes due 2027 (the 2027 Notes and, together with the 2023 Notes, the Notes) in a private offering.
  • The private offering of the Notes is expected to close on July 14, 2020.
  • The closing of the Notes offering is subject to customary closing conditions, and there can be no assurance that the issuance and sale of the Notes will be consummated.
  • Our family of travel brands includes: Brand Expedia, Hotels.com, Expedia Partner Solutions, Vrbo, Egencia, trivago, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotwire, Wotif, ebookers, CheapTickets, Expedia Group Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert, CarRentals.com, Expedia CruiseShipCenters, Classic Vacations, Traveldoo, VacationRentals.com and SilverRail.

Brightmark Pioneers Boat Wrap Recycling Program in Indiana

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 2:24pm

Brightmark, the global waste solutions provider, announced today it has successfully completed a pilot collection program for boat wrap with a local marine services dealer located near the companys Ashley, Ind.

Key Points: 
  • Brightmark, the global waste solutions provider, announced today it has successfully completed a pilot collection program for boat wrap with a local marine services dealer located near the companys Ashley, Ind.
  • Supported by the Northeast Indiana Solid Waste Management District (NISWMD), the project established the viability of diverting from the waste stream used boat wrap from leisure crafts that were placed into winter storage.
  • Boat wrap is a pure waste stream that has always been difficult to properly recycle, said Steve Christman, executive director of the Northeast Indiana Solid Waste District.
  • The numbers show this waste problem goes far beyond just the state of Indiana, said Bob Bowell, CEO of Brightmark.

IpVenture Presents Semi-Private-Cubicle Airline Seats in the Wake of Covid-19

Monday, July 6, 2020 - 9:33pm

Despite new safety protocols such as temperature checks, capped seating, and face masks, people are scared to travel .

Key Points: 
  • Despite new safety protocols such as temperature checks, capped seating, and face masks, people are scared to travel .
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200706005556/en/
    Innovative Semi-Private-Cubicle Airline Seats (Photo: Business Wire)
    To regain confidence in the airline industry, changes must be made.
  • Attendants can serve passengers, and passengers can access their seats, both without pushing past others.
  • With these patented technologies and more, IpVenture strives to provide market-driven ideas and user-friendly technologies.