“If you are seeking a complimentary status upgrade to Platinum in Starwood Preferred Guest, please note: if you have ever been Platinum in Starwood Preferred Guest previously, your request will be denied. Starwood Preferred Guest considers these types of requests from Hyatt Diamond, Marriott Platinum, Hilton Diamond VIP, and Shangri-La Elite members only. No other frequent stay programs are considered. Neither does Starwood Preferred Guest consider complimentary status upgrades for the Gold level in the program.
If you qualify and wish to be considered for a complimentary status upgrade to Platinum in Starwood Preferred Guest, send your request via fax to Platinum Concierge at 512-997-9046 or by email to email@example.com. Please include a copy of your membership card (front & back) and a copy of your latest statement (online version is okay) with one of the four competing frequent stay programs referenced above. Allow up to 30 business days for your request to be researched and documentation to be approved. Lack of documentation required will result in a delay in fulfilling your request.”