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Huffington Post

We Found The ONE Reason Why Your Hotel Bed Is So Perfect.

"The all-white bed created this halo effect — people thought a room had been renovated, even if it was just the bed that had been changed..."

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Hospitality Design

Game Changers.

“A lot of other brands have latched onto the Westin look of soothing tones and inspiration from nature,” Hoover says. “It was starting to feel superficial, and perhaps not so ownable, so we wanted to put some distance.."

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Lodging Magazine

Hotel Design in 3D.

"It allowed us to really understand what would be successful and what adjustments were needed. Nothing compares to having something that is three-dimensional..."

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Architecture AU

New Design for Westin Hotels.

"The new Westin lobby concept is a modern-day oasis [away] from life’s stresses and the demands of travel, a place that allows guests to stay balanced, refreshed and ready to achieve..."

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Hospitality.net

Play Time Reimagined: Le Meridien and Westin Hotels & Resorts Redefine the Future of Family Travel.

"The new Westin lobby concept is a modern-day oasis [away] from life’s stresses and the demands of travel, a place that allows guests to stay balanced, refreshed and ready to achieve..."

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HD Talks

The Smartest Bedside Table Ever.

"Besides the asking-to-be-touched wallcoverings in all the rooms, the other aspects that stood out to us include Westin’s accent table that folds out to fit a service tray or..."

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Business Travel Magazine

Westin Hotels & Resorts Unveils New Nature-Inspired Public Space Concept.

"Ranging from 100 to 300 square feet, each Vertical Garden is custom-designed and integrates wall-mounted plant modules with infill panels of unique textured materials inspired by the interior architecture and the location’s regional identity..."

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Sleep.org

How Designers at the Westin Hotel Approach Sleep.

"It may seem like it would be easy to design the interior of a hotel room. All you need is a bed, some furniture pieces, and a few lamps, right? It’s actually a lot more involved than that. “We don’t have full control over where everything is placed..."

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HotelExecutive.com

Best Practices

“What’s most interesting about Ms. Hoover’s work is the diverse variety of properties that fall under the Westin and Sheraton umbrella. While a majority of the properties are new builds..."

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