Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc.
1111 Westchester Avenue
White Plains, NY 10604
Web Site: http://www.starwood.com
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a hotel and leisure company worldwide. It primarily operates luxury and upscale hotels and resorts. The company also engages in the development, ownership, and operation of vacation ownership resorts; marketing and sale of vacation ownership interests in the resorts; and provision of financing to customers who purchase such interests. As of June 21, 2006, its hotel portfolio included 850 owned, leased, managed, and franchised hotels. The company also owns 19 vacation ownership resorts and residential properties in the United States, Mexico, and the Bahamas. It operates hotels and resorts under the brand names St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, The Luxury Collection, W Hotels, Westin Hotels & Resorts, Le Méridien, Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, Four Points by Sheraton, and aloft. The company was founded in 1969 and is based in White Plains, New York.