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10/14/2014

Marriott Executive Apartments Named as Thailand’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand 2014

Recognized in the 21st Annual World Travel Awards for outstanding products, facilities and services. Bangkok, Thailand – Marriott Executive Apartments has been named Thailand’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand 2014. The annual award was voted by worldwide travel and tourism professionals and established to recognize, acknowledge and reward excellence in the...

Renaissance Hotels and The Creative Coalition Launch of "The Art of Discovery"

Photographed by Jeff Vespa, Edited by Robin Bronk, Designed and Art Directed by Nancy Rouemy New Literary Project Captures Moments of Discovery from World’s Most Celebrated Artists New York, Oct. 14, 2014 – In a world where we’re pressed for time and inspiration, moments of discovery have become a most...

10/13/2014

Marriott Hotels Expands in Hainan – China’s International Tourism Island

Haikou, October 13, 2014 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today celebrated the opening of its first hotel under its flagship Marriott Hotels brand in Haikou, Hainan Province. This impressive 386-room business hotel is an exciting addition to the iconic Marriott Hotels brand. Under a long-term management agreement with the...

10/10/2014

Marriott International's Response to the Ebola Outbreak

Bethesda, Md., Oct. 10, 2014 -In response to the Ebola outbreak, Marriott International is reinforcing its existing global protocols for addressing infectious diseases. Our business continuity plans encompass preparedness for public health emergencies, and our operational protocols include raising awareness and responsibly responding to threats of Ebola. These protocols have...

10/09/2014

Jim Kauffman, Marriott’s President U.S. & Canada Full Service Hotels, to Retire

Bethesda, Md., October 9, 2014 - Jim Kauffman, President U.S. & Canada Full Service Hotels at Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR), will retire at the end of the year, after 37 years of service with the company. Mr. Kauffman joined Marriott in 1977 as a sales manager. With his passion for service,...

10/08/2014

Marriott International Launched Asia Pacific “Women in Leadership” Conference

Shanghai, China, October 8, 2014 – Marriott International announced the company’s “Women in Leadership” Asia Pacific Conference between October 6 and 8, 2014. Hosted at the Renaissance Shanghai Zhongshan Park Hotel, the three-day conference brought together more than 75 Marriott female executives from across Asia Pacific to network, share their...

10/07/2014

Namaste! Marriott Continues Tradition of Diversity and Inclusion Working Closely with the Indian Community

Bethesda, Md. - Network of Indian Professionals Conference - Marriott International recently sponsored the 2nd Annual Fast Pitch Business Case Competition during the 2014 NetIP (Network of Indian Professionals) Conference. The competition is designed to identify promising entrepreneurs and help them start new ventures or enhance existing ones. Finalists had...

Don’t Get Tied Down by Your Phone or Tablet Power Cord– Marriott Hotels Debuts Wireless Charging in Greatroom Lobbies

Bethesda, Md., October 7, 2014 – Everyday, harried travelers clutching tangled power cords march through airports or dash into coffee shops seeking precious electrical outlets in hopes of alleviating the looming anxiety --- their devices losing battery power at exactly the wrong time. Marriott Hotels, the flagship brand of Marriott...

Design a Classic Travel Poster With the Ritz-Carlton App

App Now Allows Creation of Personalized, Shareable Travel Posters Chevy Chase, Md., October 7, 2014 – The Ritz-Carlton knows the value of a photo is not only its aesthetic quality, but in the memory that it prompts. Enhancements to the luxury hotel company’s app went live today, allowing the creation...

10/06/2014

Courtyard by Marriott Puts Some Play Into Your Stay

Popular Brand Shakes Things Up with “Work Hard / Play Hard” Campaign. Bethesda, Md., Oct. 6, 2014 — Courtyard by Marriott is inviting guests to put some play in their stay, with the launch of its new brand campaign, Make Room for a Little Fun, which focuses on the success-driven...