Articles tagged “hyatt”

Hyatt’s New Free Breakfast Option Requires Loyalty

Hyatt’s New Free Breakfast Option Requires Loyalty

Grant Martin, Skift

Hyatt's new breakfast policy at its Hyatt Place chain requires guests to join the loyalty program before digging into the free muffins. Is that too much to ask?

7 days ago

What Corporate Travel Can Learn From Top Startups

What Corporate Travel Can Learn From Top Startups

Tom Lowry, Skift

Startups are about ideas, some good and some bad. Skift has put together a list of some of the top travel startups, which we think have some pretty good ideas β€” far-ranging business models that will help anyone in corporate travel understand the future.

2 weeks ago

Hyatt Place Launches New Features Catering to Business Travelers

Hyatt Place Launches New Features Catering to Business Travelers

Deanna Ting, Skift

Hyatt doesn't want its Hyatt Place hotel brand to become the next Sheraton.

2 weeks ago

Hyatt Enters Business Travel Management Battleground

Hyatt Enters Business Travel Management Battleground

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

In a somewhat bizarre twist, even hotel chains are beginning to provide travel management tools to small businesses. This further underscores how much some growing businesses don't really want to deal with a travel management company at all.

3 weeks ago

Hyatt’s New Corporate Travel Program Aims for Small Businesses

Hyatt’s New Corporate Travel Program Aims for Small Businesses

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Hyatt seems to realize not only that small businesses are the most untapped portion of corporate travel, but that a solid business travel experience can lead to dividends on the leisure side as well. Whether this program catches on is another story, though.

4 weeks ago

The Most Highly Compensated Hotel CEOs of 2017

The Most Highly Compensated Hotel CEOs of 2017

Deanna Ting, Skift

We can only hope that a large portion of Steve Wynn's $34 million compensation from last year will go to his multiple alleged victims.

1 month ago

Marriott CEO Fires a Salvo: ‘We Can Deliver a Better Homesharing Product’

Marriott CEO Fires a Salvo: ‘We Can Deliver a Better Homesharing Product’

Deanna Ting, Skift

Marriott β€” and well, any company wanting to get into private accommodations β€” should heed the advice of AccorHotels CEO and pay close attention to how they manage those rentals and how they can leverage their existing hospitality labor force to do it.

1 month ago

Delta’s Investments Pay Off in Business Traveler Loyalty

Delta’s Investments Pay Off in Business Traveler Loyalty

Grant Martin, Skift

On one hand, Delta's frequent flyers have a less-effective loyalty program. But on the other, they're flying a great airline.

1 month ago

Hyatt CEO: Funds for Future Growth Will Come From Real Estate Sales

Hyatt CEO: Funds for Future Growth Will Come From Real Estate Sales

Deanna Ting, Skift

Even if it seems like Hyatt is jumping on the bandwagon for asset-light, China-centric hotel growth, it's clear the company wants to do so on its own terms.

2 months ago

Hyatt CEO Wants to Woo the Global Middle Class

Hyatt CEO Wants to Woo the Global Middle Class

Dan Peltier, Skift

Hyatt knows that its business is heavily skewed towards affluent and experienced travelers and it's done well to establish itself as a dominant player in many gateway destinations. But the combination of hotel consolidation and a rising middle class has made it think differently about how and where it wants to position itself.

2 months ago

Hotel Minibar Gets an Upgrade Worthy of Wine Connoisseurs

Hotel Minibar Gets an Upgrade Worthy of Wine Connoisseurs

Elin McCoy, Bloomberg

When tech and food converge like this in hospitality, what's not to love? In this case, we'll gladly ask for another glass or two.

3 months ago

Hyatt Extends Loyalty Program to Include Its Luxury Oasis Rentals

Hyatt Extends Loyalty Program to Include Its Luxury Oasis Rentals

Deanna Ting, Skift

When will the other big hotel companies like Marriott and Hilton begin to take the sharing economy more seriously?

4 months ago