Hyatt signs deal with New York Comedy Festival CHICAGO, Nov. 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyatt Gold Passport, home of the Hyatt Regency brand, and Comedy Central have created a new custom content series featuring comedianIliza Shlesinger that demonstrates the humor in the many ways travelers make the most of being away from home. The collaboration is part of the largest-ever integrated global marketing campaign for the Hyatt Regency brand, "It's Good Not to Be Home," which launched last month and celebrates the simple human truths about traveling.
JetBlue signs deal with New York Comedy Festival NEW YORK, Sept. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- JetBlue Airways (Nasdaq: JBLU) today announces a new collaboration with the New York Comedy Festival (NYCF) as the official airline partner. NYCF will celebrate its 10th anniversary with this year's festival taking place November 6 to 10, 2013. As the exclusive airline of the Festival, JetBlue will also serve as the presenting sponsor of the festival's New York's Funniest competition.
Verizon partners with New York Comedy Festival NEW YORK, Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The New York Comedy Festival (NYCF), in association with COMEDY CENTRAL, announced its 2011 line-up today, which includes some of the industry's biggest and most notable stars. Multiple Emmy® nominee Louis CK, star of FX's hit series "Louie," will perform at the Beacon Theatre. Ricky Gervais, with Emmy® nominations for his Golden Globe-hosting appearance and his HBO special, will appear at the 92nd Street Y for a rare one-on-one conversation, with The New York Times' media correspondent Bill Carter. Bill Maher, who will release his fifth book, "The New New Rules," this fall, returns to the festival to perform at the Beacon Theatre. Maher's popular HBO series "Real Time with Bill Maher," also garnered an Emmy® nod for Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series. With record-breaking concert sales throughout the world, international comedy sensation Russell Peters will make a very rare comedy club appearance when he headlines an intimate, four-night engagement at Carolines on Broadway as part of the festival.