Author: Maggie McCombs

We had a chance to catch up with Michael Jarrard, Director, Brand Sales, Americas for Carlson Rezidor. Hotel brands under the Carlson Rezidor umbrella include: Country Inns and Suites By Carlson, Radisson, Radisson Blu, Radisson Red, Park Plaza, Park Inn by Radisson, and Quorvus. Michael represented...

You've read our emails and blogs. You've talked to us on the phone. But have you ever wondered who we are? Here's your chance: We've put together this fun infographic to share some cool stats on the CLS employee. Enjoy!    ...

Anyone with a credit card number or online access becomes a target for data thieves. Business travel makes you especially vulnerable to potential hackers because you’re more likely to be using credit or online access in places where cyber criminals thrive: retail stores, bars, restaurants, and hotels. Those types of businesses accounted for 78% of all data breaches in 2013, according to the 2013 Trustwave Global Security Report. Fortunately, you can take action to defend your data. Follow these essential tips from data safety experts:

It’s still fall, but the chilliest days of the year loom ahead. Your business doesn’t stop just because the snow starts falling, and you can’t cancel your holiday dinner with loved ones. We know how stressful winter travel can be: it brings congested traffic, greater weather delays, and longer lines.

Creative Lodging Solutions is a lodging services provider known for saving clients money by negotiating room rates. But did you know that CLS is saving behind the scenes, too? The Pink Pig Savings Program trims the fat (pardon the pun!) off business expense and proves how hard CLS works to tackle all those extra details.

One night last fall, my friend Sarah and I walked around downtown Atlanta after a music festival, completely lost. I was desperately seeking walking directions from Google Maps as my phone was dying. After two “low battery” alerts, I gave up and looked around everywhere...

Your next adventure doesn't have to be a nightmare! Try these simple travel tricks on your next trip. [embed]http://www.slideshare.net/creativelodgingsolutions/10-tricks-that-make-your-travel-a-treat-40412621[/embed]   FIND FREE WI-FI  • Download Wi Fi detection services like NetStumbler or iStumbler • Use your local Starbucks or McDonalds WALK EVERYWHERE  • Skipping the tourist-y trollies and cabs...