World Of Hyatt

Hotel Review: Park Hyatt Vienna

The Park Hyatt Vienna is a wonderful hotel in a beautiful setting. This is one of the aspirational properties in the World of Hyatt programs. My only regret is this was a relatively short stay. I would have loved to stay at the property longer to experience more of what it had to offer.

A Big Change At Hyatt Reinforces The Difference Between Membership And Loyalty

Last week was a bit of a stunner for me.  I was sitting in a meeting in Des Moines, Iowa.  It was late in the day and I’d been ignoring my e-mail a bit as the presentations stretched on.  We hit a bit of a lull and I looked down at my phone to check e-mail.  Then, I stood up and walked out of the room. I had received an e-mail that Jeff Zidell, the guy responsible for the Hyatt loyalty program, was leaving the company.  My first thought wasn’t, […]

Did You Win Hyatt Globalist Status From Me?

Hyatt’s top-tier status is the most valuable top-tier status in hotel loyalty right now.  I’ve been a Hyatt Diamond member for many years and with the recent program change become a Globalist member (truth be told, I’m now Lifetime Globalist and loving every minute of it). The folks at Hyatt were nice enough to let me bestow Hyatt Globalist status upon one lucky reader.  You don’t get all the cool perks (no free night or guaranteed suite upgrades unless you meet the 60-night threshold).  But, you’ll get all the other […]