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Old Jul 18, 07, 3:02 pm
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Originally Posted by Starwood Lurker View Post
Yes, there are probably a lot of things folks would appreciate; however, reality suggests another outcome in regard to this request.
Yes, and that present-day reality is why I communicated my interest/request/suggestion.

Originally Posted by Starwood Lurker
Thanks for the suggestion, but I don't think hotels work on the assumption that they aren't going to sell out. Quite the opposite, actually.

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William R. Sanders
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Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide

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Would hotel property owners pay independent consultants -- consultants who are independent of the brand/loyalty program operator/management -- to tell them how to maximize their position vis-a-vis the brand/loyalty program operator/management? That is, in this case, how to make sure award bookings don't cannabilize higher revenue standard booking streams (even controlling for occupancy levels) or result in lower revpar.
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