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Latest Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Stories

2014-09-23 12:22:44

Expedia.com is the Online Travel Service Brand of the Year; Southwest Airlines and Alaska Airlines/Horizon Air Continue to Lead among Airlines and the Highest Ranked Hotels include Omni Hotels & Resorts, Marriott Hotels, Homewood Suites, Hampton Inn & Suites and Americas Best Value Inn NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite mergers, fee hikes and a sluggish economic recovery, travel brands offering unique customer experiences continue to be brands of choice for luxury and...

2014-09-22 23:11:22

As football season starts to take hold of the nation’s capital, Washingtonians are starting to put together their fantasy football leagues to prep for the games this fall. Mica Lounge, located in the Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel, is taking football fever to the next level by creating their own “Sheraton League” where locals and hotel guests can sign up for a customized league. SILVER SPRING, MD (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 As football season starts to take hold of the nation’s...

2014-09-15 08:26:52

TravelClick Channel Management Provides Hotels with Connections to Traditional and Mobile OTAs NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TravelClick, a global provider of innovative cloud-based solutions that enable hotels to grow revenue, has announced a partnership with roomlia, a streamlined, design-driven mobile app offering two-way connections for instant hotel-bookings. The mobile travel agent is the newest addition to TravelClick's Channel Management solution that connects...

2014-09-09 20:25:34

MIAMI, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zyscovich Architects, one of the most sought after architectural firms in the nation, is proud to announce that it has been hired by CGI Merchant Group as the architect for its first, signature boutique hotel in the United States, ME Miami. Part of the ME by Meliá brand, Meliá Hotels International's ME Miami will be located in one of the trendiest neighborhoods in South Florida along Biscayne Boulevard in downtown Miami. On the other side of...

2014-09-03 23:14:03

Award-winning San Francisco Hotel continues Innovation Technology focus with StayNTouch Cloud Solutions. Bethesda, MD (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 StayNTouch Inc., provider of the cloud PMS Mobile Overlay Platform, is pleased to announce the implementation of its hotel software solutions at Joie De Vivre Hotels’ Galleria Park Hotel, part of Commune Hotels & Resorts. A 2012 and 2013 finalist for the San Francisco Hotel Council's Hotel Hero Awards for Innovation and recipient of...

2014-09-02 23:07:48

With thoughts of getting the kids ready to go back to school on the minds of many Washingtonians, it’s easy to forget that this is prime time for company meeting planners and office managers to be booking their organizations’ holiday parties throughout the Washington, DC, area. Crescent Hotels & Resorts' Washington, DC, area locations are preparing for the holiday rush. TYSONS, VA (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 With thoughts of getting the kids ready to go back to school on the...

2014-08-22 23:02:05

Hotel Industry Innovator Jacob Buckstead, Vice President of Client Partnerships for SkyTouch, Leads Global Focus Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 SkyTouch Technology, provider of the most widely used, cloud-based property management system with more than 5,600 successful installations in hotels worldwide, is furthering its expansion beyond North America. To lead this international growth initiative, SkyTouch Technology has brought on Jacob Buckstead, a 15 year veteran of the...

2014-08-19 23:09:52

The newly Metro accessible Sheraton Tysons Hotel will play host to Fall Harvest Festivities, including Wine and Beer Tastings, Pumpkin Carving Classes and more… Tysons, VA (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Fall is just about here and the Sheraton Tysons Hotel, managed by Crescent Hotels & Resorts, will be celebrating this year’s Fall Harvest through a multitude of events, activities, and amenities, including a new Metrorail Exploration Package. With all the excitement around the opening of...

2014-08-18 12:22:27

GREENWICH, Conn., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Starwood Energy Group Global, LLC, a leading private investment firm focused on energy infrastructure, announced today that an affiliate has completed agreements to finance and construct its second wind farm, a 165 Megawatt (MW) project 45 miles south of Lubbock, Texas. The Stephens Ranch II project, which represents the second of two phases that will total 377 MW, will use GE 1.7-100 turbines and be built by Wanzek Construction, with...

2014-08-06 23:07:40

Every Thursday afternoon, just outside Washington, DC, the vibrant upscale Ballston neighborhood with countless restaurants, shopping and mixed used developments turns into an open market home of The Ballston FRESHFARM Market, a 501c3 nonprofit organization supporting the regions farmers and producers. On Thursday, August 7, 2014, there will be a mega market with more offerings and sponsorships, including the Westin Arlington Gateway, whose team members will be serving fresh...


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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.