LAS VEGAS -- Caesars Palace in Las Vegas boosted agent commissions
to 12% for new bookings made between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31.
"This program is designed to acknowledge the patronage of travel
partners who have continually supported Caesars Palace," said John
Yaskin, vice president of sales.
"Our travel industry partners are very important to us, and we
hope that this gesture will assist them during these difficult
Meanwhile, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority will
kick off a new television campaign on Oct. 3.
The three spots are targeting drive and short-flight markets,
including southern California, Phoenix, Dallas, Chicago, Houston
and the San Francisco Bay area.
The initiative is promoting the city's myriad amenities as well
as the value available to consumers who are looking "to escape from
the woes of the world for a few days to enjoy life."