DeWine’s proposed grants for hospitality industry are ‘spot on,’ says Ohio Travel Association’s Melinda Huntley

DeWine's proposed grants for hospitality industry are 'spot on,' says Ohio Travel Association's Melinda Huntley (image)

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DeWine’s proposed #grants for #hospitality industry are ‘spot on,’ says #Ohio Travel Association’s Melinda Huntley | #ESC_LLC | “We need economic relief measures as soon as possible to help those most hit by the #pandemic,” she said (bizjournals). https://wp.me/p97JNV-1rf

“This has been heartbreaking this year,” said Huntley, who has spent most of her career working in or on behalf of hospitality businesses.

Job losses peaked in April during pandemic shutdowns, when Ohio’s travel and hospitality lost 51% of its jobs, displacing 289,100 Ohioans, according to Huntley’s association and the Ohio Hotel & Lodging Association (read more).