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Le Méridien Hotels: European summer promotion
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Le Méridien Hotels: European summer promotion

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 13, 2019

Le Méridien is an upscale, international hotel brand with a European perspective, formerly headquartered in France and in the United ... Read More

Meetings and hospitality dealing with profound changes, from mergers to demographics
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Meetings and hospitality dealing with profound changes, from mergers to demographics

editor editor- June 11, 2019

“Over 5,000 associations are headquartered in the Greater DC area. They are a significant segment of the meetings industry, making ... Read More

Treehouse Hotels: New brand from Starwood Capital Group
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Treehouse Hotels: New brand from Starwood Capital Group

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 5, 2019

Hotel visionary Barry Sternlicht, and Chairman and CEO of Starwood Capital Group, founder of W Hotels, has once again worked ... Read More

InterContinental Hayman Island Resort announces key new appointments
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InterContinental Hayman Island Resort announces key new appointments

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 6, 2019

InterContinental Hayman Island Resort has strengthened its commitment to talent development and innovation, announcing an ambitious team to guide the ... Read More

Philadelphia hotel room supply increases 10.9% in 2019
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Philadelphia hotel room supply increases 10.9% in 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019

The East Coast city of Philadelphia is experiencing a hotel expansion, with numerous new hotels opening in the city and ... Read More

Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum returns to Greece
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Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum returns to Greece

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

Now in its fifth year, the Mediterranean Resort & Hotel Real Estate Forum (MR&H) will return to Greece for the ... Read More

Marriott’s Arne M. Sorenson named 2019 CEO of the Year
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Marriott’s Arne M. Sorenson named 2019 CEO of the Year

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Chief Executive magazine announced today that Arne M. Sorenson, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Marriott International, has been ... Read More

Marriott International opens its 7,000th property
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Marriott International opens its 7,000th property

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 10, 2019

Marriott International, Inc. today celebrated the opening of its 7,000th property – The St. Regis Hong Kong. The stunning, 27-story ... Read More

New GM appointed at Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu
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New GM appointed at Le Meridien Kota Kinabalu

editor editor- April 8, 2019

Le Méridien Kota Kinabalu announced the appointment of Mr. Kanit Sangmookda as the new General Manager responsible for all areas ... Read More

Marriott has a 2020 vision when it comes to expansion in Asia
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Marriott has a 2020 vision when it comes to expansion in Asia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 4, 2019

From the 15th Hotel Investment Conference - South Asia, Marriott International  today announced its continued expansion plans in Asia-Pacific with its 2020 vision -- an ... Read More

Marriott International appoints new member to Board of Directors
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Marriott International appoints new member to Board of Directors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

The Board of Directors of Marriott International, Inc. said today it has appointed Margaret M. McCarthy, Executive Vice President at ... Read More

KASA Hotel Collection names new Chief Marketing Officer
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KASA Hotel Collection names new Chief Marketing Officer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 1, 2019

KASA Hotel Collection announces the appointment of Pablo Gonzalez as Chief Marketing Officer of KASA Hotel Collection in Mexico. KASA ... Read More

Hotel History: The Americana of New York
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Hotel History: The Americana of New York

Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com Stanley Turkel CMHS hotel-online.com- February 23, 2019

The Americana of New York opened on September 25, 1962 as a 2,000-room convention hotel. It was constructed by brothers ... Read More

Marriott Bonvoy: Marriott International introduces new travel program
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Marriott Bonvoy: Marriott International introduces new travel program

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Marriott International is launching a global marketing campaign introducing Marriott Bonvoy, the new name that replaces Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton ... Read More

Starwood opens Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Sharjah
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Starwood opens Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Sharjah

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Four Points by Sheraton opened its doors in Sharjah. The hotel stands at the end of the famous Sharjah Buhairah ... Read More

Marriott International re-brands its loyalty program
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Marriott International re-brands its loyalty program

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 16, 2019

Marriott International today unveiled the new loyalty brand replacing the current loyalty brands – Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and ... Read More

Intercontinental Mark Hopkins brings GM back full circle
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Intercontinental Mark Hopkins brings GM back full circle

editor editor- January 8, 2019

The InterContinental Mark Hopkins in San Francisco announced Pace as the hotel’s new General Manager. Read More

Marriott data breach: Passports not encrypted
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Marriott data breach: Passports not encrypted

editor editor- January 4, 2019

Marriott said for the first time that 5.25 million passport numbers were kept in the Starwood system in plain, unencrypted ... Read More

Courtyard Burlington, Ontario: Innovative design and flexible space
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Courtyard Burlington, Ontario: Innovative design and flexible space

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 19, 2018

In Canada Courtyard by Marriott Hotel has opened its doors in Burlington, Ontario and ready to serve you. Featuring an ... Read More

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort names new director of food & beverage
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Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort names new director of food & beverage

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 17, 2018

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort has promoted Luciano Sperduto to director of food and beverage from his ... Read More

Hawaii Tourism Authority banks on Marriott with two key appointments to lead Visitors Industry
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Hawaii Tourism Authority banks on Marriott with two key appointments to lead Visitors Industry

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 10, 2018

Hawaii Tourism Authority is finalizing a new leadership for the Hawaii Travel and Tourism Industry. The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) ... Read More

What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests
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What Marriott told victims of massive security crime? Transcript of an email to hotel guests

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 9, 2018

A massive database breach was reported by Marriott Hotels and Resorts at their Starwood brand on November 30. In the ... Read More

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort names new executive chef
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Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort names new executive chef

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 6, 2018

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort has promoted Dan Herman to executive chef from his previous role as ... Read More

Carlson Wagonlit Travel names new Executive VP and Chief Financial Officer
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Carlson Wagonlit Travel names new Executive VP and Chief Financial Officer

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), the global travel management company, has appointed Michelle Frymire as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial ... Read More

Starwood Hotels CEO says not possible to run global business from US
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Starwood Hotels CEO says not possible to run global business from US

editor editor- March 6, 2013

DUBAI, UAE – “With 80 percent of Starwood’s pipeline coming from rapidly-growing markets, it is simply not possible to lead ... Read More

Westin opens new property in Guadalajara
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Westin opens new property in Guadalajara

editor editor- September 15, 2011

The Westin Guadalajara officially opened on September 12, 2011 and is located in one of the most prestigious areas of ... Read More

Hotels and lodging industry outlook highlights
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Hotels and lodging industry outlook highlights

editor editor- September 3, 2011

Since the US market is somewhat saturated, hoteliers are exploring growth opportunities abroad. Read More

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Sheraton set to open seven hotels in China this summer

editor editor- June 23, 2011

SHANGHAI, China - Adding even more muscle to its portfolio in China, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. Read More

Starwood eyeing Kenya
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Starwood eyeing Kenya

editor editor- August 4, 2010

(eTN) - Following the announcement of the takeover of the Holiday Inn Nairobi by South Africa’s Southern Sun Hotel Group, ... Read More

Starwood announces plans to build a luxury hotel in Bermuda
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Starwood announces plans to build a luxury hotel in Bermuda

editor editor- June 30, 2009

HAMILTON, Bermuda — A U.S. hotel and leisure company announced plans Monday to build a luxury hotel in Bermuda, where ... Read More

Everybody Sells Starwood sales blitz!
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Everybody Sells Starwood sales blitz!

editor editor- September 11, 2008

BANGKOK, Thailand – Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien, held the Sales Blitz activity called “Everybody Sells Starwood” to uncover ... Read More

Starwood’s Chris Austin receives ASTA’s Allied Member of the Year Award
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Starwood’s Chris Austin receives ASTA’s Allied Member of the Year Award

editor editor- September 9, 2008

ORLANDO, FL (September 8, 2008) - During its annual meeting today, ASTA presented the Allied Member of the Year Award ... Read More

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Starwood signs 100th hotel in China

editor editor- August 7, 2008

WHITE PLAINS, NY - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. Read More

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