Both Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide and Hilton Hotels & Resorts said corporate negotiated rates for 2016 were increasing by mid-single digits. Arne Sorenson, president and CEO of Marriott International, also said his company expects special corporate pricing to increase at a mid-single digit rate this year. Hyatt Hotels Corporation was the only one of the major hotel companies to use an actual number for this year’s increases: Interim chief financial officer Atish Shah said he expects an increase of about seven percent. “This outcome reflects the expansion of our brand offerings and increased traction with key volume accounts,” he said. Get the full story a Skift