Hospitality/Tourism

The Suites at Northshore in Glendale will be sold in an online auction on auction.com from Sept. 28 to Sept. 30.
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White Lodging Services Corp. will partner will Jackson Street Holdings, LLC to manage the new SpringHill Suites hotel in downtown Milwaukee.
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The development of the Green Bay Packers’ new Titletown District in Ashwaubenon won’t provide direct competition for businesses in the Fox Cities, community leaders predict. Rather, the Packers and their three Titletown anchors will improve the tourism portfolio of Northeast Wisconsin and create business opportunities.
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Hospitality workers are in high demand in Wisconsin. About 200,000 jobs in Wisconsin are tied to tourism, and that number is expected to increase by 9 percent by 2022. Area businesses discuss the challenge, and what to do about it.
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The Hampton Inn Downtown will open in September, in time for the launch of the expanded KI Center.
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Corporate Event Planning

A casino without a hotel is like a brat without a bun, said Ryan Amundson, external communications manager for Potawatomi Hotel & Casino. After nearly 25 years of existence as a bingo hall and casino, Potawatomi finally built a hotel, and it is now gearing up to celebrate the hotel's one-year anniversary on Aug. 18. The hotel has been well received, said hotel director Hassan Abdel-Moneim. “This was the largest casino in probably the country that didn't have a hotel,” he said. “Our customers just flooded us…It gives customers with an hour, hour-and-a-half drive away the option to stay so they don't feel rushed.”
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Potawatomi Hotel & Casino on Wednesday put in motion its 2015 “Heart of Canal Street” signature charity event as it announced this year’s 10 signature charities that will receive program funds.
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