Articles Tagged with ''Doug Small''

Record attendance drives hotel revenue

Rise in daily room rates, entertainment options attributed to number of hotel rooms booked.

February 16, 2018

Lodging tax revenue sees unexpected increase

More funding will be sent to Kent County’s destination marketing organization.

December 8, 2017

Lawsuit brings hotel assessments under scrutiny

Northern Michigan hotel owner says government-approved room fees used to subsidize marketing campaigns violate free speech rights.

March 10, 2017

From the outside looking in

Transplanted city leaders bring fresh ideas, perspective to growing Grand Rapids.

December 9, 2016

Hotel use rate grows

Grand Rapids may have to add additional event and meeting space to compete with larger cities.

November 11, 2016

A 70 percent town

Officials know there’s more work to be done on the city’s brand recognition.

November 13, 2015

Quite an experience

Could ‘disruptive’ ideas make Grand Rapids the next Austin?

July 24, 2015