Published Friday, February 10, 2017 10:45 am by Ralph Sedwick

LONDON – 8 February, 2017: Oakwood Worldwide®, the global leader in corporate housing and serviced apartment solutions, has been recognised at the annual Business Travel Awards as the Best Serviced Apartment Provider.

With more than 2,000 new apartments opened in a total of 10 locations worldwide across the year and a wide range of innovative solutions that meet clients’ needs, the judges noted that Oakwood Worldwide’s strong growth, innovation and emphasis on staff recognition and retention had been among the factors leading them to select Oakwood Worldwide in one of the closest contested categories of the night.  

“Winning this category is testament to the incredible work everyone across Oakwood Worldwide has done in providing best-in-class customer service while driving global growth and innovation,” said Howard F. Ruby, chairman, founder and CEO, Oakwood Worldwide. “We are particularly excited about our E-channels strategy. The rise in mobile bookings and online access hints at exciting times for the serviced apartment sector and our efforts in this areas puts us right at the forefront of the industry. As we look ahead we are excited to continue to expand our offerings, providing an exceptional standard of service and great value to our guests.”

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About Oakwood Worldwide®:
Oakwood Worldwide® is the premier provider of corporate housing and serviced apartment solutions through its well-known brands, Oakwood®, ExecuStay® and Insurance Housing Solutions™. With a presence in all 50 United States and more than 95 countries, the award- winning company provides move-in-ready furnished accommodations to meet the needs of global organizations, individual business travelers, insurance clients and leisure travelers alike. Oakwood Worldwide was founded in and continues to base its corporate headquarters in Los Angeles and operates regional headquarters in London, Phoenix and Singapore. For more information, please visit