Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) will present at Baird’s 2014 Growth Stock Conference in Chicago, IL on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 9:10 a.m. Central Time. Stephen Pettibone, Vice President of Investor Relations, will be speaking at the conference. Following brief prepared remarks, there will be a question-and-answer session. The live webcast will be available on Starwood’s investor relations website at http://www.starwoodhotels.com/corporate/about/investor/events.html. Shortly after the event, a replay of the webcast will be posted on the investor relations website; the replay can be accessed for 90 days. About Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. is one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with nearly 1,200 properties in 100 countries and 181,400 employees at its owned and managed properties. Starwood is a fully integrated owner, operator and franchisor of hotels, resorts and residences with the following internationally renowned brands: St. Regis®, The Luxury Collection®, W®, Westin®, Le Méridien®, Sheraton®, Four Points® by Sheraton, Aloft®, and Element®. The Company boasts one of the industry’s leading loyalty programs, Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG®), allowing members to earn and redeem points for room stays, room upgrades and flights, with no blackout dates. Starwood also owns Starwood Vacation Ownership, Inc., a premier provider of world-class vacation experiences through villa-style resorts and privileged access to Starwood brands. For more information, please visit www.starwoodhotels.com.