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08/18/2014

Marriott International Plans Second Hotel in Belarus

Brand new Marriott Minsk Hotel set to open in 2015 London, August 18, 2014 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) is expanding in Belarus with plans to open a second hotel in the country. The 220-room Marriott Minsk Hotel is expected to open in early 2015 and will operate under a...

The Ritz-Carlton App Becomes the Travel Accessory You Can't Leave Home Without

Digital Enhancements Allow More Personalized Service Touch Points Chevy Chase, Md., August 18, 2014 – The Ritz-Carlton App wants to be a part of your total travel experience, bringing the legendary service of the luxury hotel company to the smartphone in your pocket. In addition to mobile check-in and check-out,...

08/15/2014

Newly Constructed Protea Hotel Opens in Elite Suburb in Lagos, Nigeria

Lagos, Nigeria, August 2014 - Nigeria’s new 117-room Protea Hotel Select Ikeja opens its doors this week in the upmarket Lagos suburb of Ikeja. The internationally competitive hotel is just a stone’s throw away from Ikeja City Mall & Lagos State Secretariat, and a mere 5.2km away from Murtala Muhammed...

08/14/2014

Marriott International Conservation Measures on Track to Meet 2020 Goals

Sustainability Report shows more than 10 Percent Reductions in Water and Energy Usage from 2007 Bethesda, Md. - August 14, 2014 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today released its 2014 Sustainability Report – available this year as 10 separate and concise issue reports – sharing the company’s progress against...

Marriott International Announces New Global Officer of Marriott Signature Brands & Global Sales

Marriott International Announces New Global Officer of Marriott Signature Brands & Global Sales Bethesda, Md., August 14, 2014 - Marriott International Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) has named Brian King Global Officer, Marriott Signature Brands & Global Sales. In his new role, King will be responsible for leading the Marriott Signature Brands...

Double Points are Within Your Reach with Marriott Rewards’ MegaBonus Global Promotion

Marriott Rewards Launches MegaBonus Promotional Campaign Starring Facebook Fans Bethesda, Md., August 14, 2014 — Today, Marriott Rewards – Marriott International’s award-winning loyalty program – launches the “Within Your Reach” MegaBonus global promotion, making it even easier for members to earn points toward stays in their dream destinations, merchandise and...

08/13/2014

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company Tees-Up First Golf Resort in China

Hong Kong, China, August 13, 2014 – The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. has unveiled plans for its first golf resort in China when The Ritz-Carlton, Mission Hills opens in late 2015 on the tropical island of Hainan. Adding to the brand’s growing portfolio of luxury hotels and resorts in China,...

Got Moxy?

The "Crew” Readies for Milan August 14, 2014 – Milan, Italy – Got Moxy? This week, thirteen spirited, fun and thoughtful “Crew Members” officially began their fearless journey in opening Marriott International’s first ever Moxy Hotel, opening in Milan in September. [Double click to enlarge image.] The crew - including...

08/12/2014

4000+ Reasons Why Travelers Will Love their Mobile Devices Even More This Year – Marriott Expands Mobile Check-in and Checkout Services

Bethesda, Md. – August 12, 2014 – As part of its global mobile strategy, Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) is announcing a significant expansion of the company’s popular mobile check-in and checkout feature. Now, eleven additional brands – The Ritz-Carlton, JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts, Renaissance Hotels, Autograph Collection, AC...

08/11/2014

Marriott Earns Top Ranking in U.S. News & World Report's 2014-2015 Best Hotel Rewards Programs

Bethesda, Md. - August 6,2014- Marriott Rewards – Marriott International’s award-winning loyalty program – has been named the top hotel loyalty program in U.S. News and World Report’s 2014-2015 Best Rewards Programs for a second consecutive year. The recognition comes on the heels of the annual Freddie Awards, which named...