Holiday party and wedding spending are down for caterers.
Centerplate Inc. in Stamford has signed contract renewals with the Olympic Regional Development Authority and the Los Angeles Zoo.
Starwood Hotels and Resorts has inked deal to sell its spa company for $100 million.
Regional event planners see the industry changing as a new sense of financial responsibility arises.
A Residence Inn by Marriott opened in Yonkers on Oct. 15.
Even in recession, business people need face-to-face interaction.
UConn Stamford has kept its events calendar booked this fall.
Regional event planners say that although clients are budget-conscious, holiday bookings should be strong.
The Arena at Harbor Yard’s box office is now named the Click It or Ticket Box Office.
Le Petite Spa is scheduled to open this month at Dr. Bard J. Levey’s Smile Design Studio in Croton-on-Hudson.
Inns hoping red leaves turn to black ink as peepers arrive.
D’Agostino Supermarket has seen its flower sales drop around 10 percent to 15 percent from last year.
Event planner Minoo Hersini said environmentally friendly events are in demand.
The Sono Field House is close to being completed.
After the initial breakout of swine flu, state health officials advised businesses to cancel conferences.