Ritzy Record For The Ages

There's Roger Bannister's 4-minute mile. Sir Edmund Hillary's conquest of Mt Everest. Joe DiMaggio's 56-game hitting streak.

And now ...

Post-travel dress requirements mean that, for me, a major hotel qualification is speed of suit pressing. A couple of hours is okay. (24 hours per day.) An hour is nice. Or so I thought. The bar has been raised. The Ritz Carlton Key Biscayne took, pressed, and returned my suit in 14 minutes.

Wow! (And it was pressed beautifully.)

Move over, Joe D!

(Incidentally, I'm not so lame as to refuse to press my own suit. I do it regularly; but if an airline has performed Major Full-body Smush ... it is indeed beyond me.)

Tom Peters posted this on April 5, 2006, in Excellence.
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