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    • LodgeLink: “Our vision is to transform workforce travel”

      by Tina Olivero

      LodgeLink is a convenient online booking site with two major goals, to help workers find quality accommodations that best meets their needs, and help owners of accommodations fill their open rooms. With over 75,000 rooms and more than 700 properties listed throughout Canada and the United States, LodgeLink is one of the largest and fastest […]

    • HOMEPORT: It’s all about Gerri

      by Tina Olivero

      She’s become a friend. Every morning she’d pop into my apartment at the Homeport Hotel in St. John’s. The first thing I hear every morning is “Housekeeping,” and in pops Gerri and her super big positive attitude waltzing into my place. She’s a seasoned hotel worker, and it shows! Gerri would often say, “Good morning […]

    • Holyrood, Newfoundland

      by Tina Olivero

      HOLYROOD Mom, who is now almost 80 and she looks like she is still 55. She has the spirit of a curious young lady. She looks out the front window every day and enjoys the sunsets over her “water” in Holyrood bay. I hear her familiar words, “My, look at all the new developments going […]

    • Best Western Plus: Grand Opening

      by Tina Olivero

      Ted Toner “We fell in love with Newfoundland and its people. To succeed in life you really have to love it, where it is and those involved. For us, all that culminated into one really great project, the Best Western Plus in St. John’s, Newfoundland,” said Ted Toner, entrepreneur and former owner of one grocery […]

    • Dominican Republic: After work there is play

      by Tina Olivero

      For those ready to take a break and are looking for a place to go, you might just want to consider the Dominican Republic (DR). The Dominican Republic it is the most visited destination in the Caribbean for a lot of great reasons.  The island has an average temperature of 26 °C (78.8 °F), so […]

    • What’s HOT? Boutique Meeting Spaces

      by Tina Olivero

      Businesses are changing with the times, and there’s a new space for working in unique and creative ways. We’re in the clouds, we’re in the field, we’re out of the office. Many small businesses no longer even have offices because digital communication and infrastructure is superior and unlimited. The world as we know it … […]