Hyatt appoints new VP of Global Distribution & Sales

Hyatt Hotels has announced the appointment of Paul Alexander Dalgeish as its new vice president of Global Distribution and Sales across Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Southwest Asia. Dalgleish will be responsible for managing Hyatt’s revenue, sales, distribution, learning and analytics divisions across each region. With 25 years of experience within the hospitality industry […]

Hyatt Celebrates Sustained Growth With 1,000th Global Hotel Opening

Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) today announced the official opening of Hyatt’s 1,000th hotel worldwide, Alila Napa Valley in St. Helena, Calif. Founder Jay Pritzker purchased the first Hyatt hotel in 1957 with a new vision for hospitality, built around people. Since then, Hyatt’s purpose to care for people so they can be their best […]

Asset World Corporation And Hyatt Sign Framework Agreement To Develop Hotels In Thailand

Asset World Corporation (AWC), Thailand’s leading integrated lifestyle real estate group and Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H), today announced their affiliates have signed a Framework Agreement for the development and management of new hotels under various Hyatt brands in locations across Thailand. The Framework Agreement outlines the expected development of more than 1,000 new rooms across […]

The hotel industry is resilient and will bounce back stronger

There are reasons for the hotel sector to feel positive. This may sound counterintuitive, but past experience teaches us that just as the hotel sector tends to be one of the early casualties of an economic downturn, it is invariably one of the first to bounce back. So while many businesses are still licking their […]

Hyatt Plans To Utilize Mobile Health Passport, Verifly, For Meetings, Events And More

CHICAGO – Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced plans to explore VeriFLY + Stay, a mobile health passport for the hospitality industry using the VeriFLY app that provides verification of COVID-19 credentials and travel guidelines. This mobile app can facilitate peace of mind for in-person gatherings by providing meeting attendees and colleagues with a seamless […]

Hyatt Announces Global Expansion of Independent Collection Brands with New Hotel Openings and Developments Slated Through 2025

CHICAGO – Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today the global growth of its independent collection brands, including recent openings and development plans through 2025 across The Unbound Collection by Hyatt, Destination by Hyatt and JdV by Hyatt brands. This growth reinforces Hyatt’s focus on continuing to immerse guests, members and customers into cultures and […]

Scandic thrashes as Hyatt swims

The pandemic has delivered a sharp contrast in the way different hotel operating models have been able to cope with a massive drop in demand.   Aside from the purely asset-light brand groups, it has been the exposure of those with highly leveraged investment in hotels, and those with heavy property lease exposure, who have been […]

Hyatt swings to £146m loss in Q4

International hotels operator, Hyatt has announced losses of £145.5m for its fourth quarter of 2020, marking a year-on-year fall of over £350m. The group also revealed that its adjusted EBITDA for the period declined from profits of £137m to a loss of £70.3m. As a result, the firm’s full-year results entailed a £504.1m net income […]

Leading Wellness Brand Miraval Announces Partnership With NAMI, The National Alliance on Mental Illness

A global leader in destination wellness resorts and spas, Hyatt’s Miraval brand announces its new partnership with NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, a non-profit, grassroots organization providing no-cost advocacy, education, and support to all those affected by mental illnesses. Together in 2021, the Miraval and NAMI teams plan to launch a series of events and programs that aim to promote the intersection of mindfulness and mental wellbeing, which are more important now than ever in today’s world.