Starwood Preferred Guest Members Score an Ace with Unparalleled US Open Experiences Through SPG Moments™
SPG Members Will Experience the Best of the US Open Tennis Championships with Courtside Seats, Exclusive SPG Luxury Suite Access, a Clinic with Andy Roddick and More
STAMFORD, Conn. - July 18, 2016 - (BUSINESS WIRE) - Starwood Preferred Guest® (SPG®), the award-winning loyalty program from Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT), today announced its biggest US Open activation yet, offering members access to a newly customized double SPG Luxury Suite, courtside seats, an exclusive tennis clinic with Grand Slam® Champion Andy Roddick and much more. Starting today, SPG Members can use Starpoints® to redeem once-in-a-lifetime experiences at the US Open.
“SPG is committed to creating unforgettable moments for our loyal members, and what better way to do so than offering exclusive access to on and off court action at the US Open,” said Gretchen Kloke, VP Global Loyalty Marketing. “SPG Moments US Open packages are always popular for SPG members, so we’ve lined up our most extensive activation yet, offering members everything from Finals tickets to an on-court lesson with Andy Roddick.”
The SPG 2016 US Open Moments packages grant members the best of the US Open, including:
- Access to the SPG Luxury Suite for prime viewing and a luxurious way to watch matches
- Private tennis clinic with Andy Roddick at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center
- Finals weekend seats at the iconic Arthur Ashe Stadium
- Courtside seats at Louis Armstrong Stadium
- Behind-the-scenes access with private tours of Arthur Ashe Stadium
- Opportunity to attend a post-match press conference or media tour
- Collaboration with Grey Goose for a special Mixology Night
- US Open official apparel and opportunity to deliver tennis balls to the winning player post-match
- Meet & Greet with an artist performing at Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day with a photo opportunity in the SPG suite
About Starwood Preferred Guest
Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG®) is an innovative, award-winning frequent traveler program that unites each of Starwood’s 11 distinctive hotel brands and includes more luxury hotels in more destinations around the world. SPG reinvented the hospitality loyalty landscape when it launched in 1999 with its breakthrough policy of no blackout dates, and over the years has continued its tradition of innovation with enhancements such as Cash + Points, SPG MomentsSM, and most recently Your24™ and SPG Lifetime™. In addition to Free Night Awards at more than 1,300 hotels and resorts and Award Flights on over 350 major airlines without blackout dates, the Starpoints® that members earn through SPG can be redeemed for access like no other to experiences in music, sports and the arts through SPG Moments. SPG offers the opportunity for meeting and travel professionals to earn rich rewards including Starpoints and elite status through SPG Pro. SPG also has an ongoing commitment to digital innovation to meet the needs of today’s connected global traveler – from the SPG app for iPhone that utilizes state-aware technology to create a more personalized hotel stay to Starwood’s Best Rate Guarantee on SPG.com, to SPG’s integration within various social media platforms. Offerings such as these have helped SPG build a passionate member base among the world’s most frequent travelers. Learn more at spg.com, spg.com/pro and spg.com/moments and connect with us on facebook.com/spg, twitter.com/spg, foursquare.com/spg, pinterest.com/spglife, and youtube.com/spg.
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