Starwood Guest Reservation Database Security Incident: I Finally Received My Letter From Marriott — Part 2

As the result of an investigation, officials at Marriott International, Incorporated discovered that “there had been unauthorized access to the Starwood network since 2014” and “believes it contains information on up to approximately 500 million guests who made a reservation at a Starwood property.” This is one of the largest database security incidents of all time — ever.

The entire contents of that letter…

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A Note About Our Transition Into One Program: I Finally Received My Letter From Marriott — Part 1

As I checked the messages in my e-mail account, I finally received my letter from Marriott International, Incorporated pertaining to the rough transition of the integration of Starwood Preferred Guest and The Ritz-Carlton Rewards into the Marriott Rewards frequent guest loyalty program since it occurred on August 18, 2018.

The following is the exact verbiage from the e-mail message…

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