Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts we highlight the stories that tackle these trends. This one looks at top hospitality trends.

For all of our trends roundups, go here

>> Launching a brand is one of the largest announcements that a hotel group can make: Starwood’s Digital Efforts to Publicize the Launch of Its Tribute Portfolio

>> Starwood boasts the most progressive and design-friendly brands among its competitors: Starwood’s New Tribute Brand Is Inspired by Its Most Loyal Guests

>> The future of hotel marketing revolves around the creation of content, event and social media ecosystems: Putting Content Marketing First on Pullman Hotels’ App

Photo Credit: Rendering of Tribute Portfolio – Nashville. Starwood Hotels & Resorts