Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT), today announced its award-winning Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) program is offering its members unparalleled access to the 2012 US Open, taking place from Monday August 27, through Sunday, Sept. 9 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, Queens. Starting today SPG members can bid Starpoints® at spg.com/moments for a number of memorable experiences including a private tennis clinic with two-time US Open men’s singles champion Andre Agassi, courtside tickets to matches in both the Arthur Ashe and Louis Armstrong Stadiums, access to SPG’s premium luxury suite located in Arthur Ashe Stadium, access to Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day as well as behind-the-scenes tours.
Among the most coveted experiences SPG is hosting will be the opportunity to attend a private tennis clinic with tennis legend Andre Agassi. Members will spend one hour playing at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center with the Hall-of-Fame tennis player, followed by a photo and autograph session. Immediately after the clinic, members will retreat to the SPG Luxury Suite in Arthur Ashe Stadium to watch the men’s semifinal matches.