Regus, the world’s largest provider of flexible workplaces, today announced an alliance with Best Western International that combines the expertise of both companies to help meet the needs of a rapidly growing mobile workforce.
By activating their Regus Businessworld Gold memberships, Best Western Business Advantage members will have immediate and unlimited access to Regus’ 1,200 business lounges worldwide, where they can drop in to work or hold meetings in a professional environment. Members can also quickly earn Best Western Rewards points when they book the following Regus services:
• A 12-month (or greater) office agreement entitles members to 16,000 points
• A 12-month (or greater) virtual office agreement entitles members to 8,000 points
Under the agreement, Regus customers who enroll in the Best Western Business Advantage program will receive special offers, upgrades and discounts, including 10 percent off nightly rates at all Best Western hotels throughout the U.S. and Canada.
“This partnership will help Best Western customers discover a new way to conduct business while on the road,” said Michael Haas, Regus Director of Partnerships. “We are accelerating our partnership program with global brands in order to provide more services and resources so that mobile workers have a professional environment where they can work smarter and more efficiently.”
“Best Western Business Advantage offers small businesses value, recognition and rewards at more than 2,100 Best Western hotels in North America,” said Dorothy Dowling, Best Western’s senior vice president of marketing and sales. “The Regus partnership will add even more value and align the program with an outstanding innovator in small business workplaces.”
Best Western Business Advantage members can activate their Regus Businessworld Gold card by visiting www.regus.com/bestwestern.
Regus is the world’s largest provider of flexible workplaces, with products and services ranging from fully equipped offices to professional meeting rooms, business lounges and the world’s largest network of video communication studios. Regus enables people to work their way, whether it’s from home, on the road or from an office. Customers such as Google, GlaxoSmithKline, and Nokia join hundreds of thousands of growing small and medium businesses that benefit from outsourcing their office and workplace needs to Regus, allowing them to focus on their core activities.
Over a million customers a day benefit from Regus facilities spread across a global footprint of 1,200 locations in 550 cities and 95 countries, which allow individuals and companies to work wherever, however and whenever they want to. Regus was founded in Brussels, Belgium in 1989, is headquartered in Luxembourg and listed on the London Stock Exchange.
For more information, visit: www.regus.com.
About Best Western International, Inc.
Best Western International, Inc., headquartered in Phoenix, Ariz., is a privately held hotel brand made up of more than 4,000* BEST WESTERN®, BEST WESTERN PLUS® and BEST WESTERN PREMIER® hotels in more than 100* countries and territories worldwide. Now celebrating 66 years of hospitality, Best Western welcomes hundreds of thousands of guests nightly. Best Western provides its hoteliers with global operational, sales, marketing and promotional support, and online and mobile booking capabilities. More than 15 million travelers are members of the brand’s award-winning loyalty program Best Western Rewards®, one of the few programs in which members earn points that never expire and can be redeemed at any Best Western hotel worldwide. The brand’s partnerships with AAA/CAA, racecar driver Michael Waltrip, and Harley-Davidson® provide travelers with exciting ways to interact with the brand. Best Western in 2011 was named AAA’s and CAA’s Hotel Partner of the Year and bestwestern.com was named the 2011 Compuware Best of the Web Gold award winner. For more information or to make a reservation, please visit bestwestern.com.