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Coastal Preferred for Starwood

Coastal Hotel Group has been designated
by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide as a Preferred Management Company for
its four franchise brands—Luxury Collection, Westin, Sheraton, and Four
Points. With this designation, Starwood will recommend Coastal Hotel Group to
franchise hotel owners and developers to manage their properties.Among Starwood’s Preferred Management Companies, Coastal Hotel Group is
uniquely qualified. The senior leadership team of Yogi Hutsen, President and
CEO; Peter LaFemina, Chief Financial Officer; and Ed Schwitzky, Senior Vice
President, Sales & Marketing combines for over 60 years experience managing
Starwood hotels and resorts across all brands.
  As a Preferred Management Company for Starwood, Coastal Hotel Group is
committed to making the properties it manages leaders in their respective
markets and to delivering management expertise specific to Starwood’s highly
regarded brand service and quality standards. Starwood’s inaugural Preferred
Management Orientation, in which Coastal Hotel Group participated, is yet
another of its many successful industry-leading initiatives.
  Says Yogi Hutsen, Coastal Hotel Group’s President & CEO, “The alliance of
Coastal Hotel Group, as a Preferred Management Company for Starwood, with
franchise ownership is a perfect fit with our company’s overall philosophy and
mission. Ultimately it’s a commitment to providing an excellent product and
exceptional service to achieve bottom-line results ... for our owners, our
customers, and our associates.”