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Company Overview of Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Hyatt Hotels Corporation, a hospitality company, develops, owns, operates, manages, franchises, licenses, or provides services to full and select service hotels, resorts, and residential and vacation properties worldwide. It operates its properties under the Hyatt, Park Hyatt, Andaz, Grand Hyatt, Hyatt Regency, Hyatt Place, Hyatt House, Hyatt Ziva, Hyatt Zilara, Hyatt Residence Club, Hyatt Gold Passport, and Hyatt Resorts brands. As of March 31, 2015, the company’s portfolio consisted of 599 properties in 50 countries. It primarily serves corporations; national, state, and regional associations; specialty market accounts, including social, government, military, educational, religious, and fr...
71 South Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606
Founded in 1957
Key Executives for Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Executive Chairman and Chairman of Finance Committee
Total Annual Compensation: $510.4K
Executive Vice President and Global President of Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $709.6K
Global Head of Capital Strategy, Franchising & Select Service and Executive Vice President
Total Annual Compensation: $607.5K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation Key Developments
Hyatt Hotels Corporation Opens Hyatt Place Chicago/Downtown-The Loop; Announces Executive Appointments
Jun 24 15
Hyatt Hotels Corporation and OTO Development announce the opening of Hyatt Place Chicago/Downtown-The Loop. This is the first Hyatt Place hotel in Chicago’s downtown Loop area, ideally situated just minutes away from shopping and cultural attractions. Hyatt Place Chicago/Downtown-The Loop offers amenities suited to day- or week-long conferences, as well as weekend visits, including: 206 guestrooms; each with a swiveling 42-inch HDTV, plush Hyatt Grand Bed® and Cozy Corner sectional sofa. Several guestrooms will also include floor to ceiling windows offering sweeping views down Franklin Street. Free Wi-Fi for use throughout the hotel and guestrooms. Complimentary a.m. Kitchen SkilletTM breakfast for guests, featuring freshly prepared breakfast sandwiches, a variety of fresh fruits, hot and cold cereal, yogurt, breads, premium coffee and an assortment of juices. An impressive 1,800 square foot fitness center. 2,300 square feet of flexible, high-tech meeting and event space with floor to ceiling windows. 24/7 Gallery Menu serving made-to-order entrees and appetizers around the clock. A Coffee to Cocktails Bar with specialty coffees, premium beers, wines and cocktails.
Hyatt Place Chicago/Downtown-The Loop will be under the leadership of General Manager Jerry Evans and Director of Sales Osman Keskin. As General Manager, Evans will be directly responsible for day-to-day operations of the hotel, including overseeing the hotel’s 65 associates and ensuring guests encounter the purposeful service for which the Hyatt Place brand is known. Keskin will provide sales service and support to travelers and meeting planners frequenting the Chicago area.
Carmelo Resort & Spa in Uruguay Joins the Hyatt Family
Jun 22 15
Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a franchise agreement with Hotel Corporation Uruguay, S.A. for Carmelo Resort & Spa in Carmelo, Uruguay. The hotel will be managed by the Hotel Corporation Uruguay, S.A. in conjunction with SMI Hotels & Resorts. Guests will now be able to earn and redeem Hyatt Gold Passport points when staying at Carmelo Resort & Spa, A Hyatt Hotel. Located in Carmelo, Uruguay, the luxury resort is nestled on the banks of the Rio de la Plata river, and is strategically situated for guests to enjoy the natural surroundings of southwest Uruguay. The 44-guestroom resort incorporates Asian and South American design touches, including the use of imported woods, that, when combined, create a rich holistic zen retreat environment for guests, all the while maintaining authentic Uruguayan hospitality and terroir. Each of the resort’s exquisitely appointed 24 bi-level suites and 20 detached villas are designed for travelers to live and luxuriate in. All accommodations offer a private terrace for outdoor living and private dining, and stunning views of the surrounding area that includes a eucalyptus forest, pine groves, vineyards, and the famed Rio de la Plata.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation Announces Opening of Hyatt Regency Makkah in Makkah
Jun 22 15
Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced the opening of Hyatt Regency Makkah in the holy city of Makkah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia under a management agreement with Jabal Omar Development Company. The opening of Hyatt Regency Makkah marks the first hotel under a Hyatt brand to open in Makkah and the first Hyatt Regency-branded hotel to open in the KSA. A second Hyatt Regency-branded hotel in the KSA, Hyatt Regency Riyadh Olaya, is expected to open in 2016. Connecting travelers to who and what matters most, Hyatt Regency Makkah is located in the heart of the city. It is a one-minute walk to the holiest shrine of Islam – Al Masjid Al Haram or the Sacred Mosque and close to several religious sites such as Mount Arafat, Muzdalifah and Mina. Pilgrims visit these sites each year for Hajj, the large pilgrimage in the world, and during the month of Ramadan. Hyatt Regency Makkah is part of a mixed-use development built up of more than 2 million square meters (21,527,820 square feet). The hotel offers 656 guestrooms – including 26 suites spanning 19 floors that range in size from 38 to 190 square meters (409 to 2,045 square feet) with a Royal Suite on the 18th floor that overlooks Al Masjid Al Haram. All rooms offer rich textures, designer décor and fine contemporary furnishings, as well as the latest services and facilities. Each guestroom has been thoughtfully designed for the fulfillment of religious duties. Panoramic views of the city are enhanced by natural lighting, which permeates the hotel. Regency Club: guests looking for exclusivity and an array of additional amenities will enjoy the Hyatt Regency brand's ‘hotel within a hotel’ concept – the Regency Club All club rooms are secluded on the 15th to 19th floors of the hotel. The Regency Club lounge offers exclusive services for guests, including complimentary meeting rooms, continental breakfast, afternoon tea and evening beverages with hors d'oeuvres. Hyatt Regency Makkah features a wide range of culinary experiences worth sharing that meet guests’ diverse needs and preferences. The hotel offers The Oasis, an all-day dining restaurant; Al Forno, an Italian restaurant; Tea Lounge, the lobby lounge; and Al Tekkeya; a grab-and-go market offering guests quick and high quality meals. For added flexibility and convenience, the hotel also provides 24-hour in-room dining service. The hotel boasts a number of excellent on-site facilities for relaxation and rejuvenation, including separate facilities for men and women that include cardiovascular exercise machines and strength-training equipment. Guests stay fit at one of the best gyms in town with a dynamic selection of workout programs that cater to fitness-conscious travelers.
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