May 3, 2018 in Articles

Hundreds of hopefuls line up for Disney, Anaheim resort jobs

May 3, 2018 | - A steady line of hopeful job-seekers filled a meeting room at Disney's Paradise Pier Hotel on Thursday, as Disneyland Resort hosted a job fair…
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October 21, 2015 in Articles

Faces of Tourism: Anaheim Volunteer Fair, October 2015

October 21, 2015 | -  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…
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August 29, 2015 in Articles

Four-diamond JW Marriott proposed for Disneyland area

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…
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August 17, 2015 in Articles

Lansner: How will Disneyland’s ‘Star Wars’ Land expansion affect Orange County? | 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…
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July 7, 2015 in Articles

Anaheim City Council votes 3-2 to extend gate-tax ban for Disneyland for 30 years

“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…
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July 5, 2015 in Articles

Keep Tomorrowland free of higher taxes

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…
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June 17, 2015 in Articles

City Council Approves Hotel Incentive Policy To Attract 4-Diamond Properties To Anaheim

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…
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May 7, 2014 in Articles

HOME ABOUT SOAR NEWS COMMUNITY SOAR PAC CONTACT ‘Faces of Tourism’ Videos Highlight Tourism’s Impact on Local Community

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…
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December 30, 2013 in Articles

They Came, They Saw, They Spent: O.C. Tourism Up Big

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,…
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August 17, 2013 in Articles

OC Business Journal: Fuller Tapped to Lead OC Tourism Efforts

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…
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