Predicting the rise of the smart hotel in 2016
For those of us who cover the hospitality industry, we hit a plateau in 2015 with the dismissal of Starwood Hotels CEO Frits van Paasschen, followed by Marriott gobbling up the 1,200 Starwood hotels in the hotel merger of the century in November. Since the early 2000s, Starwood played the role of the resistance in the global hotel industry battlefield dominated by Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt, InterContinental and Accor.
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