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  1. Damian J. Mogavero, CEO & Founder of Avero Inc. to Receive 2015 Cornell Hospitality Innovator AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Hotel Online

    Damian J. Mogavero, CEO and founder of Avero Inc., has been named the recipient of the 2015 Cornell Hospitality Innovator Award, an honor given annually by the Leland C. and Mary M. Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship at the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration . Mogavero will receive the award at the 7th Annual Cornell Hospitality Icon & Innovator Awards on Tuesday, June 2, 2015, at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City.

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  2. Westin Hotels & Resorts Set to Debut in Buffalo, New York, as Part of Downtown RevitalizationRead the original story

    52 min ago | Bottom Line

    Marking the Westin brand's debut in the region, The Westin Buffalo will be owned and operated by Delaware North and feature 118 luxurious guest rooms, 4,000 square feet of state-of-the-art meeting facilities, a restaurant operated by Delaware North's Patina Restaurant Group, and all the Westin brand's signature services and amenities designed to inspire wellbeing. "The upcoming debut of The Westin Buffalo as part of this new mixed-use development will play an important role in the revitalization that is transforming the city's downtown," said Brian Povinelli, Global Brand Leader for Westin Hotels & Resorts and Le Meridien Hotels.

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  3. Westin Hotels & Resorts Set to Debut in Buffalo, NYRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hotel Business

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.'s Westin brand will make its debut in Buffalo, NY, in June 2016 at 250 Delaware Ave. as part of a new, 12-story mixed-use development that will house Delaware North's world headquarters. The Westin Buffalo will be owned and operated by Delaware North and feature 118 guestrooms, 4,000 sq.

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  4. Westin Buffalo Announced for June 2016Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Hotel News Resource

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. and Delaware North today announced that Starwood's world-renowned Westin brand will soon debut in Buffalo, N. Y. The Westin Buffalo will open in June 2016 at 250 Delaware Avenue as part of a new 12-story mixed-use development that will house Delaware North's world headquarters. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. and Delaware North today announced that Starwood's world-renowned Westin brand will soon debut in Buffalo, N. Y. The Westin Buffalo will open in June 2016 at 250 Delaware Avenue as part of a new 12-story mixed-use development that will house Delaware North's world headquarters.

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  5. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The company has entered 2015... )-- -Amazon.com, Inc. today announced a content licensing agreement with Starz Digital Media that will make Prime Instant Video the exclusive online-only subscri... )--SolidEnergy, a battery materials company that provides unprecedented energy density, is taking a fresh approach to battery innovation made possible through its non-... )--Cobalt International Energy, Inc. today announced that it has received a termination letter from the United States Securities and Exchange Commission... )--Vermont Teddy Bear, the nation's largest producer of handcrafted teddy bears, announces the launch of its limited-edition "Fifty Shades of Grey Bear."

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  6. The Canyon Suites at The Phoenician Named Top 10 Hotel by U.S. News...Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | PRWeb

    The Canyon Suites at The Phoenician, Arizona's only Forbes Five Star, AAA Five Diamond resort-within-a-resort, has been recognized as one of the 10 best hotels in the country by U.S. News & World Report. The boutique hotel ranks eighth on the publication's list of 50 Best Hotels in the USA for 2015, jumping 23 spots from No.

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  7. HotelTonight adds new features for steeper discountsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Digital Trends

    Last-minute lodging reservation apps are a dime a dozen these days, and they're all founded on the same premise: helping people find empty bookings at deeply discounted rates on very short notice. However, thanks to a few new features, HotelTonight might stand out from the pack.

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  8. Starwood Expands Presence in Germany's Capital with Sheraton Berlin Grand Hotel EsplanadeRead the original story

    Monday | Hotel Interactive

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced that it is expanding its footprint in Germany with the signing of the Sheraton Berlin Grand Hotel Esplanade. The franchise agreement with Esplanade Operation GmbH, a subsidiary of Host Hotels & Resorts' European joint venture, marks the conversion of the existing Grand Hotel Esplanade to a Sheraton hotel.

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  9. Le Meridien Columbus, The Joseph Opens in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Hotel News Resource

    Owned and developed by The Pizzuti Companies and managed by Wischermann Partners, the new 10 story hotel has been designed by renowned Miami-based firm Arquitectonica to complement the unique historical aesthetic of Columbus' Short North neighborhood. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced the opening of Le Mridien Columbus, The Joseph .

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  10. Starwood Hotels & Resorts - Official Partner of Conde Nast Traveller Luxury Travel FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Hotel News Resource

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts has confirmed its status as the Official Partner of the Conde Nast Traveller Luxury Travel Fair an event dedicated to all aspects of luxury tourism. This private, one-day B2B event will take place for the second time on the 17th of March, 2015 in one of Moscow's most historic and iconic buildings, the Metropol Hotel.

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  11. Starwood Hotels to Surpass 600th Hotel Milestone in North America in 2015Read the original story

    Monday | Hotel News Resource

    In 2014, Starwood opened 23 new hotels and signed 64 new hotel deals in North America, a 23% signings increase over the previous year and the most deals signed in one year since before the global economic crisis. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. announced that it expects another year of accelerated growth in North America, where it will surpass the 600th hotel milestone in the next two months.

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  12. Briefly ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Stamford-based Synchrony Financial earned $531 million in the fourth quarter, or 64 cents a share, with profits up 20 percent from a year earlier. Fairfield-based General Electric is spinning off Synchrony as an independent company, managing "private label" credit cards offered by retailers.

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  13. Starwood Hotels Accelerates Growth in North AmericaRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Hotel Interactive

    Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. today announced that it expects another year of accelerated growth in North America, where it will surpass the 600th hotel milestone in the next two months. The company's growth is being driven by the rapid expansion of its Specialty Select Brands, the continued growth of its Upper Upscale brands and increased demand for luxury hotel offerings.

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  14. Le Meridien Debuts in Ohio with the Opening of Le Meridien Columbus, The JosephRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Bottom Line

    HFTP is the premier global professional association serving members in hospitality careers. Since 1952, HFTP's mission has been to provide members with superior networking opportunities, industry-leading events, comprehensive certification programs, unique educational opportunities, and other essential resources for professional growth.

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  15. Starwood Surpasses 600th Hotel Milestone in North America in 2015...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Hospitality Net

    The company's growth is being driven by the rapid expansion of its Specialty Select Brands, the continued growth of its Upper Upscale brands and increased demand for luxury hotel offerings. In 2014, Starwood opened 23 new hotels and signed 64 new hotel deals in North America, a 23% signings increase over the previous year and the most deals signed in one year since before the global economic crisis.

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  16. Colliding Megatrends and In The Round sessions - New Content for IHIF 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Hospitality Net

    The International Hotel Investment Forum continues to set the industry standard for conference speakers and programme content. Information on some of the topical and engaging sessions new for IHIF 2015 will be detailed over the following weeks.

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  17. Former Dow Hotel Company Executive Forms New Hospitality Real Estate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | GlobeNewswire

    Mark J. Rosinsky , former Senior Vice President - Hotel Investments with The Dow Hotel Company, LLC, has co-founded U.S. Lodging Investors LLC , a hospitality centric investment company based at 570 Seventh Avenue, Suite 807, New York, NY. Mr. Rosinsky who is Chief Executive Officer of the firm is partnered with Gary Isenberg who serves as President of the organization.

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  18. Cheryl Williams on why she took the GM job at The Royal HawaiianRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Business Journal

    Cheryl Williams, who began her career with Starwood Hotels and Resorts at The Royal Hawaiian in 1990, takes over as the new general manager of the iconic Waikiki hotel on Feb. 2. Kyo-ya Hotels & Resorts LP and Starwood Hotels and Resorts Hawaii have named Cheryl Williams as the new general manager of The Royal Hawaiian , a Luxury Collection Resort, effective Feb. 2. This is her first time in the general manager position. She succeeds Kelly Hoen , who had been at The Royal Hawaiian since 2009 and recently became general manager of The Modern Honolulu.

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  19. Katerina Giannouka has been appointed VP Development, Asia Pacific...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Hospitality Net

    Katerina Giannouka has been appointed VP Development, Asia Pacific And China at Rosewood Hotel Group in Hong Kong, Hong Kong In her new role, Katerina will lead the group's Asia Pacific and China development teams in sourcing management agreements and investment opportunities, to spearhead the regional growth of Rosewood Hotels & ResortsA , New World Hotels & Resorts and pentahotels. Ms. Giannouka has 14 years' experience in hotel development, asset management, feasibility, advisory and operations management.

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  20. How Starwood Hotels Plans to Redesign the Check-In ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | PSFK

    Imagine the typical check-in process of your holiday vacation: after airport security and a long flight, you arrive at the hotel lobby and join a number of guests in line for the front desk. During peak travel hours, you wait until an associate is available to greet you, request your ID and credit card and confirm your reservation.

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