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Nov 11

Starwood: Small hotel program, big innovation

While it’s not the largest chain, only 1/2-1/3 the size of some of its global competitors, Starwood Hotels (Westin, Sheraton, W Hotels, among others) has proven itself to be among the most innovative over time.  It is my primary hotel chain (although my wife is a Hilton woman; always diversify your portfolio) and what it …

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Jul 14

Hotel and airline partnerships: A few extra points for you

Recently, hotels and airlines have started partnerships that benefit each other’s elite members.  In other words, if you have elite status on one, you can sign up for elite status on the other.  Obviously, the goal is to secure business ties and give you a natural reason to use one product if you already use …

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