October 21, 2015 | VisitAnaheim.org - Anaheim/Orange County's second annual Volunteer Fair highlights how giving back is baked into our community and showcases great volunteer opportunities in the area. Interviewed are Abby Edmunds, of OneOC, who gave an overview of all the opportunities for locals and visitors to make a difference ...
October 21, 2015Admin
A developer has submitted plans to build a luxury hotel at the GardenWalk mall near Disneyland, becoming the first to take advantage of a hefty city subsidy that aims to entice more-affluent tourists to stay in Anaheim.
August 29, 2015Admin
ocregister.com | Aug. 17, 2015 - If nothing else, you can view Disneyland’s latest high-profile expansion plan – a “Star Wars”-themed land – as an insurance policy keeping the highly popular theme park in state-of-the-art condition. Disney executives announced Saturday that the historic park will get a new, 14-acre, two-major-ride wing tied ...
August 17, 2015Admin
“What we’re talking about is that next generation of economic growth for the city of Anaheim,” Councilwoman Kris Murray said. “I think this will be remembered as a hallmark opportunity for economic development.”
July 7, 2015Admin
Tuesday, the Anaheim City Council will consider a major agreement with Orange County’s largest employer, Disneyland, that will have economic and cultural impacts on the city and county, likely for generations to come. Nearly 20 years ago, the city entered into a contract with the park operator not to impose what ...
July 5, 2015Admin
The Anaheim City Council voted 3-2 last night to adopt a city-wide Hotel Incentive Policy to encourage the building of 4- and 5-Diamond hotel properties in Anaheim. The policy would provide an annual rebate to new luxury hotels equivalent to 70% of the Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) generated by the ...
June 17, 2015Admin
The Anaheim/Orange County Visitor & Convention Bureau (AOCVCB) has launched “Faces of Tourism” – a new video series consisting of five, three-minute videos featuring engaging and personable frontline staff and hospitality industry veterans. The video series reveals meaningful real-life stories of individuals, families and businesses whose lives, lifestyles and livelihood ...
May 7, 2014Admin
Visitors to our sun-filled corner of the world in 2013 were the most since 2007. Officials expect an even better 2014. Tourism helped lead Orange County out of the recession, and hospitality industry leaders expect the good times to continue to roll in 2014.
December 30, 2013Admin
The new Orange County Visitors Association team—led by a former Marriott International Inc. executive—could help boost the nonprofit’s profile and efforts to market the county. Ed Fuller’s appointment to president and chief executive fills a new position at the organization.
August 17, 2013Admin
SOAR applauds the Anaheim City Council, who on Tuesday unanimously approved a balanced budget of $1.55 billion. Their actions reaffirm their commitment to neighborhood improvements, public safety restoration and infrastructure investment.
June 24, 2013Admin