Important Clarification Regarding Hotels as Essential Businesses

Important Clarification Regarding Hotels as Essential Businesses: While the Department of Health press release announcing the “stay-at-home” order did not list hotels as essential businesses, the official order DOES list hotels as essential. The order also provides some additional clarification about whether health care workers responding to the COVID-19 crisis count against the 50% occupancy limit. The language from the … Read More

COVID-19 RESOURCES

YOUR ONE STOP SHOP FOR ALL YOUR COVID -19 BUSINESS RESOURCES   https://newmexicohospitality.org/covid-19-resources/

2019 Legislative Session Report

With a new Governor and a significant budget surplus, the 2019 Legislative Session was as active as any legislative session in recent memory. Though the tourism and hospitality industries saw many favorable measures (Lodgers Tax Reform – SB 106; GRT Reform for Online Sales – HB 6; SB 2 – Film Tax Credit; Office of Outdoor Recreation SB 462, etc.) … Read More

NMTD Gifts $20,000 in Scholarship to New Mexico Hospitality and Tourism Students

New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez and Secretary of Tourism Rebecca Latham announced a gift of $20,000 will be provided to New Mexico students and continued learners in the field of hospitality and tourism. The New Mexico Hospitality Association will receive $10,000 for it’s Hospitality and Tourism Scholarship Fund, powered by the Albuquerque Community Foundation, and the Greater Albuquerque Innkeepers Association … Read More

2018 Top Hat Finalist Spotlight – Joe’s Pasta House

2018 Premiere – Supplier/Vendor of the Year Finalist Joe’s Pasta House What is your favorite part about the company? Getting to meet and take care of so many people. If you work for the company, what is the best part about working there? Our staff… we have a very low turnover; our staff are dedicated service and culinary professionals – … Read More

2018 Top Hat Finalist Spotlight – Routes Bicycle Tours & Rentals, Inc.

2018 Premiere – Supplier/Vendor of the Year Finalist Routes Bicycle Tours & Rentals, Inc. What is your favorite part about the company? Our favorite part about Routes Bicycle Tours is that they provide a unique opportunity for fun, memorable, and tangible experiences to guests from all over the world! Partnering with other local businesses allows both entities to expand those … Read More