In The News

News and Press about Washington Duke Inn



2020

January 6, 2020
Three Reasons Hotels on University Campuses Make Great Conference Venues
Summary:
Director of Catering & Conference Services Diane Tighe shares why campus hotels are great for your meetings and events.

2019

April 2019
Home Away From Home
Summary:
Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club featured in Bay Magazine's campus lodging destinations.
March 5, 2019
9 incredible ideas for long weekend getaways
Summary:
The Inn and Durham are named to GMA's list of weekend getaways.
February 2019
Planner Advice: Diane Tighe
Summary:
ConventionSouth Magazine highlight's our own Diane Tighe and her advice for incorporating

2018

September 2018
Hurricane Florence Evacuees Find Shelter In Hotels, Schools, Racetracks As Far As Atlanta
Summary:
Washington Duke Inn and JB Duke Hotel take in evacuees from Hurricane Florence
September 2018
Q&A: Lesa P. Melvin and Jarad Melvin
Summary:
Our Reservations Manager, Jarad Melvin, does a Q&A with his mother Lesa, a hospitality industry veteran.
May/June 2018
Summary:
Executive Chef Jason Cunningham is featured on the cover of 919 Magazine.
May 24, 2018
Last Minute Wedding Planning Tips
Summary:
Diane Tighe, Director of Catering & Conference Services, discusses final wedding planning details.
May 1, 2018
Afternoon Tea at the Inn
Summary:
The Fairview Dining Room serves as the backdrop of the cover photo for Carolina Parent Magazine.
February 2018
15 Best Hotels in North Carolina
Summary:
Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club listed among top hotels in North Carolina.