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Courtyard by Marriott Announces Seventh Hotel for the Caribbean: The Courtyard by Marriott Kingston, Jamaica


The 129-room hotel is set to open in August 2015 Kingston, Jamaica – May 29, 2015: Marriott International (NASDQ:MAR) announced plans to open the first Courtyard by Marriott brand hotel in Kingston, the capital city of Jamaica. The project is being developed by Caribe Hospitality Jamaica. The property has a...
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JW Marriott Caribbean & Latin America Properties Celebrate Culinary Talents with Launch of the Chef’s Table YouTube Series


Curated Videos Feature Local Recipes & Techniques from JW Marriott Chefs in the Region Weston, FL - May 28, 2015 – Embracing their passion for culinary, JW Marriott properties in the Caribbean and Latin America region, announced the launch of a Chef’s Table video series on YouTube, spotlighting signature and...
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JW Marriott Macau and The Ritz-Carlton, Macau Set New Standard for Luxury

The Ritz-Carlton, Macau guest room

Marriott International’s Asia-Pacific Region Celebrates Two Milestone Openings Macau, China – May 28, 2015 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) marked a new milestone today with the opening of JW Marriott Hotel Macau and The Ritz-Carlton, Macau in the thriving Special Administrative Region (S.A.R) of Macau in South China. The...
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Marriott International Expects to Operate or Franchise Over 240 Hotels in MEA Region by 2020

Marriott International expects 50 percent growth across the Middle East & Africa region, reaching over 240 hotels by 2020 Hotel company announces newest signing of 300-room Marriott Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah Marriott Hotels brand to lead company brand openings in Middle East & Africa this year May 28, 2015,...
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AC Hotel Chicago Downtown Opens Doors to the Public

AC Hotel Chicago Downtown

New Lifestyle Hotel by Marriott International Offers European Style and Inspired Local Inflections to Appeal to Millennial Audience Chicago, Ill., May 27, 2015 – The AC Hotel Chicago Downtown, owned and managed by Marcus® Hotels & Resorts, will open its doors to guests in the heart of Chicago’s thriving River...
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London Marriott Park Lane Team Wins European ‘Grey Room’ Competition

Roofnic 1

To Open London’s Newest Summer Hot-Spot LONDON, 26 May, 2015 -Roofnic is a brand new rooftop pop-up located in the heart of Central London, offering a peaceful retreat from the crowds of Oxford Street below. Launched for the London summer, Roofnic is a garden utopia where Londoners can come for...
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Read All About It: Autograph Collection Hotels Welcomes The Press Hotel, Portland, Maine

The Press Hotel, An Autograph Collection

New lifestyle boutique hotel, new restaurant open in historic former Portland Press Herald newspaper building Bethesda, Md., May 26, 2015 – Autograph Collection Hotels, Marriott International’s exclusive portfolio of hotels recognized for celebrating individuality, is pleased to welcome The Press Hotel, the first lifestyle boutique hotel in the city, giving...
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Select Chicago Marriott Hotels Offer a Sizzling Summer Deal

Chicago Summer promo

CHICAGO – May 2015 – Explore the Windy City in the heat of summer while enjoying special savings at select Chicago Marriott hotels. Treat the entire family to a summer vacation with room rates of up to 15 percent off. Guests will be able to choose from a variety of...
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Marriott Names New Caribbean and Latin America Leader


Tim Sheldon Tapped to Head Region as Company Expects to Have 150 Hotels Open or Under Development in the Region by 2017 Bethesda, Md., May 21, 2015 – With plans to expand to 100 hotels this year and add another 50 across nine new countries by 2017, Marriott International, Inc....
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Kathleen Matthews Departs Marriott International to Pursue New Opportunity


(The following is a letter from President and CEO Arne Sorenson to the company’s leadership team.) Kathleen Matthews, Marriott International’s Chief Global Communications and Public Affairs Officer, has announced she will leave the company in June to seek a challenging new role in public service. While we hate to lose...
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