Hyatt bars media from meeting
Hyatt Hotels Corp., at the top of Cambridge’s unofficial list of evil entities, isn’t allowing media into its first annual meeting as a public company, the Chicago Tribune reports.
As Julie Wernau writes Tuesday of the plan for Hyatt’s meeting:
“I think it’s a self-defeating practice. Not to mention, I don’t think it’s good public relations, because it leads people to wonder, ‘What are they trying to hide?’” said Patrick McGurn, special counsel for proxy advisors ISS/RiskMetrics Group.
Read the whole story here, including another example of companies from Eastern Massachusetts shutting out the media: Natick-based Boston Scientific.