World’s Best Hotels Named, Trevor Project Reveals LGBTQ Mental Health Survey | This Week on PR Newswire
With thousands of press releases published each week, it can be difficult to keep up with everything on PR Newswire for Journalists. Here are some of this week’s most newsworthy:
Today (May 10), Tripadvisor, the world’s largest travel guidance platform, announced the winners of its highly anticipated annual Travelers’ Choice Awards for Hotels. Following the early 2022 releases of the Best of the Best Destinations and Beaches, this latest community-powered ranking reveals the most-loved hotels around the world. So if you’re one of the many in the midst of vacation planning, look no further for guidance on the best places to stay this summer and beyond.
The Trevor Project’s Annual National Survey Reveals Upward Trend in Suicidal Thoughts Among LGBTQ Youth with Large Disparities for Transgender Youth and LGBTQ Youth of Color
The Trevor Project, the world’s largest suicide prevention and mental health organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people, released the findings of its 2022 National Survey on LGBTQ Youth Mental Health today (May 4), representing the experiences of nearly 34,000 LGBTQ youth (ages 13-24) across the U.S. With 45% of respondents being LGBTQ youth of color and 48% being transgender or nonbinary, the survey is one of the most diverse surveys of LGBTQ youth ever conducted. Comparing data from the organization’s annual national surveys over the past three years, reports of seriously considering suicide among LGBTQ youth respondents have increased from 40% to 42% to 45%.
Boeing Names Northern Virginia Office Its Global Headquarters; Establishes Research & Technology Hub
Boeing announced today (May 5) that its Arlington, Va., campus just outside Washington, D.C., will serve as the company’s global headquarters. The aerospace and defense firm’s employees in the region support various corporate functions and specialize in advanced airplane development and autonomous systems. In addition to designating Northern Virginia as its new headquarters, Boeing plans to develop a research & technology hub in the area to harness and attract engineering and technical capabilities.
“We are excited to build on our foundation here in Northern Virginia. The region makes strategic sense for our global headquarters given its proximity to our customers and stakeholders, and its access to world-class engineering and technical talent,” said Boeing President and Chief Executive Officer Dave Calhoun.
Riding a motorcycle brings with it the exhilaration of cruising the open road, but a new ValuePenguin study raises the question – are the roads becoming too dangerous for motorcyclists? The study — released in conjunction with Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month 2022 — found that the number of fatal motorcycle crashes nationwide jumped by 11% between 2019 and 2020. This is more than double the increase among all fatal crashes from 2016 to 2020 (the latest year of available data).
StubHub’s 2022 Summer Tour Preview: With Nearly Twice the Events of 2019, This May Be the Hottest Summer Concert Season on Record
StubHub has released its annual Summer Tour Preview showcasing the highest-selling artists and in-demand shows of the upcoming concert season. Overall, ticket sales for concerts this summer have already surpassed sales on StubHub ahead of the 2019 summer season.
“This may be the busiest concert season on record, with more than double the events on StubHub than we saw in 2019,” said Adam Budelli, spokesperson for StubHub. “This packed lineup of tours is already driving 25% more demand than the 2019 season, driven by the prominence of once-in-a-lifetime concerts. From Rage Against The Machine’s reunion to Elton John’s farewell, we’re seeing the impact of concert-goers who are excited that bucket-list bands are hitting the road again and eager to witness what may be a legacy act’s final tour.”
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Larry Grady is online content manager at PR Newswire for Journalists. He has worked in business media for nearly 30 years and enjoys reality TV and daydreaming about travel and wine.