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  1. @nsx yeah, that’s what we need- more low end Hyatt’s- not. They should have purchased Kimpton. Rosewood would be a good fit, albeit not enough to move the needle.

    The merger we all needed was Starwood-Hyatt. I think the handwriting is on the wall that hotel loyalty is going to follow the trajectory of the airlines. Unless you’re in the top 1% of revenue, and award night value doesn’t matter to you, you’re loyalty future will not resemble your loyalty past.

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