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Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Hispanic Heritage Month 2017: Meet Mariano Tatenco »
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Thursday, October 5, 2017
Fall 2017 Inside Virginia Hospitality »
As much we hate to see Summer go, Fall has finally arrived. As we all start to pull out fall jackets and sweaters, we are...
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Three Reasons to Consider SaaS »
Restaurants, especially smaller establishments, need to make the most of their IT budgets to remain profitable and competi...
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Member Profile: Meet Randy Thompson »
A New Chair at the Table Randy Thompson: President, VistaGraphics; Chairman, VRLTA Board of Directors Randy Thompson...
Friday, August 11, 2017
Alert: FY 2018 Per Diem Rates Announced »
The General Services Administration’s (GSA) announced today, Friday, August 11, 2017, its Per Diem Rates for FY 2018, effe...
Monday, July 24, 2017
From ProStart to Pastries »
The Journey from Virginia Beach High School to Restaurant Ownership F rom the outside, The Tottering Te...
Friday, July 14, 2017
Summer 2017 Inside Virginia Hospitality »
With the Summer 2017 in mailboxes now, it's time to take a look at the digital edition. Highlights from the issue include:...
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Spring 2017 Inside Virginia Hospitality »
Highlights from the issue include: Letter from the President; 2017 top 10 Legislative Wins; Virgin...
Thursday, April 6, 2017
TOP 10: Association Scores Major Wins for Restaurant + Hospitality Industry »
Updated: April 6, 2017 The 2017 General Assembly Session came and went in a hurried fashion. With s...
Monday, April 3, 2017
Labor Laws – Are you compliant? »
Heartland is committed to the growth of the restaurant industry and is confident our wide array of payroll and HR solution...
Friday, March 31, 2017
VRLTA Celebrates 2017 National Travel + Tourism Week »
2017 National Travel and Tourism Week's, being held May 7-13, "Faces of Travel" theme celebrates the millions of people wh...
Sunday, March 12, 2017
2017 Virginia Travel Guide »
The 2017 Virginia Travel Guide is Now Available! If you are traveling to or through Virginia in 2017, the Travel Guide...
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
2017 Restaurant + Lodging Fact Sheets Available Now »
Both the National Restaurant Association and the American Hotel & Lodging Association have now published their state-by-st...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Statement: Virginia House of Delegates’ Passage of SB 1578 »
"Creating a fair and reasonable system for registration, accountability and transparency for short-term rentals and allowi...
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Member Profile: Meet Mark Carrier »
Mark Carrier President, B.F. Saul Company Hospitality Group + AHLA Chair of the Board Mark Carrier, CHA, pre...
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Winter 2017 Inside Virginia Hospitality »
Highlights from the issue include: Letter from the Chair; 2017 Legislative Positions + Priorities;...
Friday, October 7, 2016
Governor Issued State of Emergency ahead of Matthew. »
While VA is no longer expected to be directly impacted by Hurricane Matthew, all businesses need to continue to be sensiti...
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Webinar Recap: The Impact of New Salaried Employee Overtime Rules on the Hospitality Industry »
Martha Looney, of Restaurant Positive, joined VRLTA for a member webinar to review the impact of and strategies for embrac...
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Survey: Workforce Development | Employee Hiring & Training »
Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia has received grant funding to develop and/or implement new training programs to p...
Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Fall 2016 Inside Virginia Hospitality »
Highlights from the issue include: Letter from the President; College Hospitality + Tourism Program Round...
Friday, September 16, 2016
VRLTA inks partnership with Class Action Capital »
Businesses are often entitled to cash awards and payments for class action lawsuits. But it can be difficult and time con...
Thursday, September 8, 2016
Webinar Recap: Maximize Virginia’s Marketing to LGBT Visitors »
Wirt Confroy, Virginia Tourism Corporation, joined VRLTA on September 7, 2016 for a Webinar on Virginia Is For Lover's new...
Friday, August 19, 2016
Alert: FY'17 Per Diem Rates Announced »
On Friday, August 12, the General Services Administration’s (GSA) announced its Per Diem Rates for FY 2017, effective Octo...
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
June 2016 STR Destination Report »
Through the first six months of 2016, Virginia continues to pace ahead of the national average in both RevPAR and Occupanc...
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Restaurant Industry Snapshot Updated »
The Virginia Restaurant, Lodging & Travel Association and the National Restaurant Association have updated the 2016 Vi...
Monday, June 20, 2016
May 2016 STR Destination Report »
In May, Virginia continued growth, while the National figured slowed.  However, Northern Virginia and other areas are...
Friday, June 10, 2016
Summer 2016 Inside Virginia Hospitality Now Available »
The latest issue of VRLTA's Inside Virginia Hospitality  hit mailboxes earlier this month. Check out the Summer 2016...
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
April 2016 STR Destination Report »
In April, Virginia continued to show strong growth. However, Northern Virginia was basically flat for month. The U.S. hote...
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
March 2016 STR Destination Report »
Three months into the year, and Virginia has continued it's trend of outpacing the National percentage growth figures in R...
Monday, April 25, 2016
VRLTA Celebrates 2016 National Travel + Tourism Week »
2016 National Travel and Tourism Week is May 1-7. This year, U.S.Travel Association's (USTA) goal is to ensure that travel...
Thursday, March 24, 2016
VRLTA Hosts Hospitality Roundtable »
  Earlier today, VRLTA—in partnership with Virginia Business  magazine—hosted a Hospitality Roundtable at Sa...
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
February 2016 STR Destination Report »
Statewide, through the first two months of 2016, RevPAR and Occupancy have shown stronger growth than the national equival...
Thursday, March 3, 2016
2016 Virginia Travel Guide »
The 2016 Virginia Travel Guide is Now Available! If you are traveling to or through Virginia in 2016, the Travel Guide...
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Statement: Virginia House of Delegates’ Passage of SB 416 »
"The House of Delegates’ passage of a series of amendments to SB 416 (“Airbnb” bill) was a reflection of the increasing re...
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
Why Airbnb Legislation Matters »
The importance of Virginia’s Airbnb Legislation Yesterday, March 1, Travis Fain of Newport News’ the Daily Press publi...

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