Owns and operates hotels and resorts
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. owns and operates hotels and resorts.
The company through its subsidiaries, owns, operates and franchises hotels, resorts and residences with brands.
It also owns Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc., which provides vacation experiences through villa-style resorts.
It operates hotel business in three separate hotel segments: the Americas, EAME and Asia Pacific.
Each hotel segment owns and leases hotels and resorts operated primarily under their proprietary brand names including St. Regis, The Luxury Collection, W, Westin, Le Méridien, Sheraton, Four Points by Sheraton, Aloft and Element.
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide was founded by Barry Stuart Sternlicht in 1980 and is headquartered in Stamford, CT.