For me it's the little things which make the experience with an airline or hotel. For example, a suite upgrade is of course nice, but something from my Starwood Ambassador which makes me smile is even better. The problem is that theShow More Summary
Croatia has three Starwood Hotels as of April 2016. This amounts to a comparatively high number of hotels in a country with few US chain brand hotels. Club Carlson is the leader for most hotels with six properties in Croatia, including...Show More Summary
Starwood Hotels intend to capture attention of Instagramers following their favorite bloggers
Over the past few weeks many of the major hotel chains have announced the details of their summer promotions, including Hyatt, Starwood, IHG, Wyndham, and Club Carlson. Hilton has just shared the details of their upcoming promotion, which isn't yet open for registration. Show More Summary
Consolidation is rampant in the hotel industry at the moment. IHG is buying Kimpton, Marriott is buying Starwood, and Accor is buying Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel. Now we have news of the next merger -- Carlson hotels are being taken...Show More Summary
There was lots of rumor, talk and possibility of a Chinese company taking over a major American hotel chain around a month back. In the end Starwood was acquired by Marriott. However, now it appears that a Chinese company has acquired a different American hotel company. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Marriott International Inc's revenue rose 7.4 percent in the first quarter, helped by higher room rates and occupancy at its hotels. The company, which is buying Sheraton hotels owner Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc, also reaffirmed its forecast of 3-5 percent growth in average revenue per available room (RevPAR) this year. Show More Summary
On April 24, 1981, Motley Crue gave their debut concert in west Hollywood at a club called the Starwood Hotel. The only reason they got the gig was because the band’s drummer, Nikki Sixx, worked at the venue. It was a tough crowd — a hard rocking, hard partying crowd, and they were not too... Show More Summary
Today, HRC announced that 75 leading CEOs and business leaders, including executives from PricewaterhouseCoopers, Capital One, Castlight Health, Inc., KMPG LLP, Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Uber and more have signed onto an open letter calling on Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant, Lt. Show More Summary
Parent company Starwood launched the review in February.
Today, HRC announced that executives from Time Warner Cable, T-Mobile US, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Etsy, Zynga, and others have signed onto an open letter now including over 60 major CEOs and business leaders urging lawmakers to stop the discriminatory Senate Joint Resolution (SJR) 39 from moving forward. Show More Summary
Over the past week we've learned about the summer promotions being offered by many of the major hotel chains, including Hyatt, Starwood, IHG, and Wyndham. Club Carlson has now revealed the details of their summer promotion. Club Carlson...Show More Summary
We've now learned the details of the summer promotions being offered by Hyatt, Starwood, and IHG, and I suspect we'll soon be learning about promotions from the other major brands as well. The latest hotel chain to announce a promotion...Show More Summary
Over the past decade we've seen a ton of consolidation in the airline industry, and now we're seeing a similar trend with hotels. IHG is buying Kimpton, Accor is buying Fairmont, Raffles, And Swissôtel, and most significantly, Marriott...Show More Summary
Adam Aron was, until recently, running Starwood Hotels & Resorts. Just three months ago, he became CEO of cinema giant AMC Entertainment, catapulting him into one of the top positions in the movie business. The Los Angeles Times spoke to Aron, 61, at the film industry conference CinemaCon at Caesars...
Through Thursday, June 30, 2016, you can earn two Delta Air Lines SkyMiles for every dollar spent on eligible stays of one night or more at any hotel or resort properties across the United States and Canada which participate in the Starwood...Show More Summary
In a vast majority of cases, the major hotel chains simply have management contracts with "their" hotels, and don't actually own them. Hotels are mostly owned by big investment firms, and then the major hotel chains get a few percent of the revenue for their work. Show More Summary
J.D. Power and Associates has come out with the results of a new survey on hotel loyalty programs, and the results raise a new question about the upcoming acquisition of Starwood Hotels by Marriott. That acquisition was approved by shareholders of both companies on Friday. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc and Marriott International Inc said on Friday the stockholders of the companies voted to approve Marriott's acquisition of Starwood to create the world's largest hotel company. Holders...Show More Summary
Marriott International Inc.’s $12.4 billion acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Inc. was approved by shareholders of both companies, cementing a deal to create the world’s... To view the full story, click the title link.