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06/23/2015

Imagine a Meeting That Doesn't Feel Like "A Meeting"

An Industry First: Marriott International introduces Meetings Imagined to unlock inspiration and creativity giving planners new tools to design engaging and memorable experiences. Bethesda, Md., June 23, 2015 – Planning a well-crafted, creative and inspiring meeting has become an art form with limitless possibilities. Marriott International hosts thousands of meetings...

06/22/2015

Marriott ‘BANG!’ Contest Offers Shanghai F&B Entrepreneurs ‘Opportunity of a Lifetime’

Inviting restaurant and bar concepts for three Sha...

06/19/2015

Autograph Collection Welcomes Swiss Boutique Design Hotel, The Hotel, To Its Exclusive Portfolio of Independent Properties

Discerning collection of independent hotels expands to include its second design property in Switzerland, located in the heart of Lucerne 18 June 2015: Autograph Collection Hotels, Marriott International’s exclusive portfolio of hotels recognised for celebrating individuality, is set to welcome a luxurious new boutique property to its collection on 8...

06/18/2015

Marriott Foundation for People with Disabilities

Celebrates 25th Anniversary with more than 20,000 youth served. Foundation set to raise more than $1.5M for Bridges from School to Work Program. Bethesda, Md., June 18, 2015 - Culminating its 25th anniversary celebrations at a gala event at the Washington Marriott Marquis, the Marriott Foundation for People with Disabilities...

Marriott Recognized for Healthy Workplace Environment

Bethesda, Md., June 18, 2015 – Marriott International receives recognition for its ongoing commitment to promoting a healthy work environment and encouraging associates to live healthier lifestyles. The National Business Group on Health® named Marriott as a PLATINUM winner of the 2015 Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles® awards. As the...

06/17/2015

Marriott International and TripAdvisor Announce Instant Booking Partnership

BETHESDA, MD/NEWTON, MA, JUNE 17, 2015 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) and TripAdvisor (NASDAQ: TRIP) today announced they are expanding their partnership and will add Marriott’s global hotel portfolio to the TripAdvisor Instant Booking platform. Starting later this summer, travelers shopping for hotel rooms on TripAdvisor will be able...

Marriott Voyage Program Receives Top Honors at IMPACT 2015 Conference

Bethesda, Md., June 17, 2015 – Marriott International’s Voyage Program received the top award at the 2015 WhatWorks® Award Program at Bersin by Deloitte’s annual research conference, IMPACT 2015. Each year, Bersin recognizes organizations that have developed and implemented groundbreaking programs that drive significant business value. Voyage was recognized as...

06/16/2015

Playfully Going Incognito and Belting Tunes on the Karaoke Stage Top the List of Ways Business Travelers Treat Themselves to “Me Time”

New Study reveals Americans find business travel a welcome escape, not a guilt trip Bethesda, Md., June 16, 2015 – Each year, Americans make more than 405 million long-distance business trips,* and as these road warriors put in the miles, a new survey conducted by SpringHill Suites by Marriott reveals...

06/11/2015

New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge Unveils Part One of its Design and Experiential Evolution

...with Fare That is Brewed, Baked and Bottled in Borough As part of its $43 million dramatic transformation, iconic Brooklyn hotel embarks on change by embracing neighborhood’s local eats Brooklyn, NY, June 11, 2015 – Brooklyn’s largest hotel, the iconic New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge in Downtown Brooklyn,...

06/10/2015

Marriott International and Yao Foundation Aim High for Supporting Education in Rural China

Building Hope School at 4,000 Meters above the Sea Level and arguably the World’s Highest Computer Lab and Library Sichuan, China, June 10, 2015 – A delegation from Marriott International and the Yao Foundation recently traveled to southwest China to visit and celebrate the renovations underway at The Sela Marriott...