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Articles tagged “waldorf astoria”

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Blackstone Is Paying $1.1 Billion to Buy Maui’s Grand Wailea Resort

Blackstone, which still owns Hilton shares, has a penchant for making big hotel real estate deals involving the Waldorf-Astoria brand, doesn't it?

Blackstone Is Paying $1.1 Billion to Buy Maui’s Grand Wailea Resort

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Anbang Ownership and Financing Subject of Complaint by U.S. Hotel Union

Anbang came oh-so-close to taking Starwood away from Marriott before the merger yet so much about the Chinese insurance giant remains behind a firewall. We're not sure how much Unite Here's complaint will accomplish but the hotel employees do have a right to know if their next paychecks are in jeopardy.

Anbang Ownership and Financing Subject of Complaint by U.S. Hotel Union

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A Roundup of the Oddest Hotel Jobs in the World

This list is a testament to the wide-ranging job opportunities you can find in the hospitality industry. (Also, how do I learn how to become a dog masseuse?)

A Roundup of the Oddest Hotel Jobs in the World

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Luxury Hotels Are Missing an Opportunity With User-Generated Content

User-generated content is low on cost, and high on returns on engagement, but it's not always being utilized by hotel brands to its greatest advantage says a new report from consultancy firm L2. But is having a lot of UGC necessarily a good thing, or are there better ways for hotels to use them to their advantage?

Luxury Hotels Are Missing an Opportunity With User-Generated Content

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Waldorf Astoria’s New York Landmark to Close Next Year to Convert Rooms to Condos

There's so much money being spent here that we can't see how it's going to turn out well in the long run. And if it follows the path of other high-profile hotel acquisitions in New York City it won't turn out well.

Waldorf Astoria’s New York Landmark to Close Next Year to Convert Rooms to Condos

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These Are the Most-Talked-About Hotel Brands Online and Offline

Smart hotel brands are upping their content marketing game on social media channels to generate more conversations online and off.

These Are the Most-Talked-About Hotel Brands Online and Offline

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Conrad Hotels Repositions Brand Around Smart Local Luxury

Conrad's "Smart Luxury" positioning is an attempt to expand on the "personal" and "experiential" luxury memes, which have become overused cliches, with more indepth local travel options for successful, well-traveled professionals.

Conrad Hotels Repositions Brand Around Smart Local Luxury

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Waldorf Astoria’s Union Workers to Receive Generous Severance

File this under "why a good union job isn't a bad idea at all."

Waldorf Astoria’s Union Workers to Receive Generous Severance

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U.S. Diplomats Won’t Stay at Chinese-Owned Waldorf Astoria NY

The writing was on the wall -- and who knows what would be placed within the walls -- as soon as Hilton Worldwide sold the iconic Waldorf Astoria New York to a Chinese firm. On the other hand, the U.S. government's reputation isn't pure when it comes to eavesdropping either.

U.S. Diplomats Won’t Stay at Chinese-Owned Waldorf Astoria NY

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Chinese Ownership of New York’s Waldorf Raises Espionage Concerns

The concern isn't that espionage will happen, just that the wrong people will be doing the espionage.

Chinese Ownership of New York’s Waldorf Raises Espionage Concerns