HYATT CENTRIC GUATEMALA CITY OFFICIALLY OPENS

HYATT CENTRIC GUATEMALA CITY OFFICIALLY OPENS

Hotel opening marks the first Hyatt Centric hotel in Central America

We are thrilled to be part of this landmark project: the first Hyatt Centric just opened in Central America.

“This hotel is a prime destination in Guatemala City, allowing guests to begin their journey of the country’s economic, governmental, and cultural center."

TREES ARE PART ​AND PARCEL ​OF LANG & SCHWANDER'S DESIGN

TREES ARE PART ​AND PARCEL ​OF LANG & SCHWANDER'S DESIGN

Big thanks to JustMeans, a leader on corporate social responsibility and sustainability, for sharing about our partnership with Eden Reforestation Projects to plant trees for every hotel room and furniture we design!

(3BL Media/Justmeans) - As far as natural design goes, it is hard to imagine anything more awesome than a tree: big, sturdy, gorgeous, trees are hubs of life. 

An international hotel furniture designer company is approaching sustainability from the perspective of trees as well. Lang & Schwander has announced that it planting trees for every hotel room and furniture piece they design. To do that, they have teamed up with the Eden Reforestation Projects so it can fight climate change using the most tried-and-tested technology in the world.

Lang & Schwander Hotel Interiors Partners with Eden Reforestation Projects to Plant Trees Around the World

Lang & Schwander Hotel Interiors Partners with Eden Reforestation Projects to Plant Trees Around the World

Thanks Hotel Business Review for sharing about our partnership with Eden Reforestation Projects. 🌳 Really excited to see what we can grow as Eden Projects plants thousands of trees in Madagascar on our behalf. 10 trees per hotel room, to cover both the materials used and to offset our carbon footprint.

MIAMI, FL. May 24, 2017 – Lang & Schwander has pledged to plant 10 trees for every furniture piece they produce and hotel room they design. Lang & Schwander is committed to taking care of the planet in a sustainable and palpable way which is why they chose to join forces with Eden Reforestation Projects, a California-based nonprofit that employs local villagers to plant millions of trees every year in countries suffering from radical deforestation. To date, Eden Projects has planted 150,000,000 trees in 3 countries.

Q&A: How to run a successful hotel by Lang & Schwander founders

Q&A: How to run a successful hotel by Lang & Schwander founders

Lang & Schwander operates at the helm of hospitality veterans Marcus Schwander and Sebastian Lang. They have designed and custom-outfitted interiors for hotels in Miami, Switzerland, Tripoli, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and the Dominican Republic. With so much rich experience and vast knowledge on the hotel industry around the world, we thought to share some of their must-have’s in operating a hotel fit for success.

Q: In your opinion, what are the 3 fundamentals in running and operating a successful hotel:

Sebastian Lang:

  1. Exceeding your customers expectations concerning service and friendliness
  2. Consistency in quality and standards
  3. Cost control

Marcus Schwander:

  1. Unique product
  2. Personalized service
  3. Great design