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Hyatt Hotels Corporation is committed to sound principles of corporate governance.

The Company’s business is conducted by its employees and officers, under the direction of the President and Chief Executive Officer and the oversight of the Board of Directors to enhance the long-term value of the Company for its stockholders. The Board of Directors is elected by the stockholders to oversee management and to assure that the long-term interests of the stockholders are being served. The Board recognizes that the long-term interests of stockholders are advanced by taking into consideration, as appropriate, the concerns of other stakeholders, including associates, guests, property owners, suppliers, the public and members of the communities in which Hyatt Hotels Corporation operates.

The Corporate Governance Guidelines, Code of Business Conduct and Ethics and Charters of each of the Board Committees provide the framework for corporate governance at Hyatt Hotels Corporation. The Corporate Governance Guidelines, the Code of Business Conduct and Ethics and the Charters of each of the Board Committees can be accessed by clicking on the links below.

Committee Charters
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationAudit Committee Charter
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationCompensation Committee Charter
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationFinance Committee Charter
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationNominating and Corporate Governance Committee Charter
Governance Documents
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationAmended and Restated ByLaws
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationAmended & Restated Certificate of Incorporation
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationCorporate Governance Guidelines
Business Ethics
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationCode of Business Conduct and Ethics
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationHuman Rights Statement
Download Corporate Governance DocumentationSupplier Code of Conduct
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  • Hyatt Place Savannah Airport Celebrates Official Opening10/15/14
    Hyatt Place hotel offers 81 guestrooms, and is located minutes from Savannah Hilton Head International Airport and downtown Savannah CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 15, 2014-- Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) and Hotel Equities today announce the opening of Hyatt Place Savannah Airport. The 81-room hotel is conveniently located two miles from the Savannah Hilton Head International Airport and a short distance from historic downtown Sav
  • Hyatt Announces Plans for First Hyatt House Hotel in New Orleans10/13/14
    Adaptive re-use project includes redevelopment of an existing 24-story office building connected to Hyatt Regency New Orleans CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 13, 2014-- Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with an affiliate of Waypoint NOLA, LLC for a Hyatt House hotel in New Orleans. The project, an adaptive re-use of an existing 24-story office building, includes the
  • Hyatt Herald Square New York Debuts10/09/14
    Fashion-inspired, chic and contemporary hotel opens in vibrant Herald Square neighborhood CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 9, 2014-- Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) and Chesapeake Lodging Trust (NYSE:CHSP) (the “Trust”) today announced the opening of Hyatt Herald Square New York. Ideally located in Midtown Manhattan’s lively Herald Square neighborhood, the 122-room hotel draws on inspiration from the area’s rich publishing history and n