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Calling All Road Warriors: Hyatt Place Helps Travelers Stay Productive During Busy Travel Season

Bestselling workplace author Lindsey Pollak shares tips, tools and expert advice as new Hyatt Place Seamless Travel Series Productivity Expert

CHICAGO (November 5, 2014) – To kick-off the busy holiday travel season, millennial career expert and New York Times bestselling workplace author, Lindsey Pollak is serving as the new Hyatt Place Seamless Travel Series productivity expert to help travelers maintain productivity all the way into the new year. In addition to offering ongoing advice and her road warrior wisdom, Hyatt Place and Pollak have teamed up to curate a holiday go pack of tools to help guests make the most of their time on the road.

“Hyatt Place is designed for today’s busy professionals with modern amenities such as free WiFi and roomy rooms that allow guests to seamlessly move from work to relaxation,” said Suzanne Mehta, senior brand manager for Hyatt Place. “The holiday season can be a particularly hectic time for our guests, and we’re thrilled that Lindsey has joined the Seamless Travel Series to arm our guests with strategies to maximize their time while traveling and keep their lives balanced.”

With growing to-do lists and dwindling time the holiday season can leave people distracted and stressed, especially with the added pressure to hit year-end goals and attend family events. That’s why Hyatt Place has teamed up with Pollak to share her top tips and tricks to help business travelers stay productive and happy during the hectic travel season. 

Guests will be able to find her advice on Hyatt Place and Pollak’s social channels, including Keyed Into Hyatt and, as well as LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter. Content will include her must-have list of items to pack to be productive on the road and tips about how to maximize productivity during travel. Guests are encouraged to share their own productivity tips and items using the hashtag #HyattPlace.

Starting today, Hyatt Place and Pollak will be boosting travelers’ productivity by sharing specially designed holiday go packs, which include top items for staying efficient and happy on the road. The pack includes Pollak’s favorite apps for staying organized, a portable external battery pack for mobile phones, noise canceling headphones, as well as Pollak’s brand new book, Becoming the Boss: New Rules for the Next Generation of Leaders, that’s jam packed with advice on time management and getting ahead in your career. See the full list of items here.

For more information on Hyatt Place and Pollak’s tips, visit or Hyatt Place on Facebook, where you can learn about the brand’s special offers and features, as well as the brand’s more than 200 locations worldwide. You can also check out Lindsey Pollak on her blog at

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About the Hyatt Place Seamless Travel Series

The Hyatt Place Seamless Travel Series, which is celebrating its one-year anniversary this November, is designed to arm travelers with expert tips and “in the know” advice about navigating travel to ensure a seamless travel experience from start to finish. The series has leveraged leading experts to offer advice to today’s savviest travelers around topics on travel, style, technology and health. Since its inception, travelers have been and will continue to inform Seamless Travel Series content by joining the conversation, asking questions and sharing areas of interest. 

About Hyatt Place

Launched in 2006, the Hyatt Place brand brings to the upscale select service hotel category the authentic hospitality for which Hyatt is known. Inspired by multitasking travelers’ 24/7 lifestyle, Hyatt Place hotels combine style with casual hospitality. Featuring roomy rooms with the Cozy Corner, free Wi-Fi everywhere, the 24/7 Gallery Menu, Coffee to Cocktails Bar, and free hot breakfast with your stay. The Odds & Ends program also has guests covered with items they may have forgot and can buy, borrow or enjoy for free. Specially trained Gallery Hosts are on hand to offer assistance with everything from directions to check-in to a freshly made meal.

Hyatt Place, a brand of Hyatt Hotels Corporation, offers more than 200 locations in the United States, Armenia, China, Costa Rica, India, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Netherlands, and United Arab Emirates. For Hyatt Place information or to make a reservation, call 1-888-HYATT-HP (888-492-8847) or visit

Siân Martin 
Hyatt Hotels & Resorts
+1 312 780 5797

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