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How We Do Business: Top Supplier Diversity Honors for Marriott International

2014 NGLCC Annual Dinner

Bethesda, Md., November 25, 2014 -The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) has named Marriott International its 2014 Corporation of the Year, recognizing the company, for its commitment to incorporating LGBT suppliers into the company’s global supply chain, among other accomplishments. Pictured: Kathleen Matthews, Marriott International’s Executive Vice...
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JW Marriott to Open Unique Luxury Private Island Resort in Venice


Bethesda, Md., November 2014 – JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts, the distinctive sophisticated brand of Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR), plans to open its first Italian hotel in Venice and first resort in Europe in March 2015. The 266-room property, created in collaboration with award-winning Italian architect firm Matteo Thun & Partners,...
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The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba Celebrates First Anniversary


Luxury Resort Commemorates Milestone Aruba, November 21, 2014 -This week, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., the iconic leader in luxury lodging centered in inspiration to capture, create and inspire life’s most memorable journeys, proudly celebrates the one year anniversary of The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba. Situated on the island’s pristine Palm Beach,...
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Fairfield by Marriott to Open in San Salvador, El Salvador in 2016

Fairfield San Salvador

San Salvador, El Salvador – November 21, 2014: Marriott International announced plans today to open a 130 room Fairfield by Marriott in El Salvador. Located adjacent to the upscale La Gran Via shopping mall and in close proximity to large corporations such as Xerox, Citibank, the World Bank, Bayers and...
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Renaissance Dallas Hotel Announces the Grand Opening of New LEED Silver Certified Premium Venue and Event Space


Features state-of-the art ballrooms, farm-to-fire family style catering program and a rooftop terrace with a skyline view of Downtown Dallas. November 13, 2014− The Renaissance Dallas Hotel will unveil multi-million dollar innovative, modern event and meeting spaces, during its by invitation only grand opening celebration on November 20th. One of...
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10 Thanksgiving Tips and Trends from The Ritz-Carlton


Holiday Inspiration from Hotels Across America Chevy Chase, Md., November 20, 2014 - Thanksgiving is a time to gather with friends and family, whether at a Ritz-Carlton luxury hotel or resort, or around the dining table of your own home. From table décor and creative menu items, to what to...
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Marriott Earns 100% Perfect Ranking on 2015 Corporate Equality Index


Human Rights Campaign Names World’s Favorite Travel Company a “Best Place to Work” for LGBT Equality Bethesda, Md., November 19, 2014- World’s favorite travel company, Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today was again named among America’s top corporations for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) equality, by earning a perfect...
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World's Largest High-Definition Digital Advertising Display Lights Up New York Marriott Marquis' Broadway Façade

Marquis Exterior

Innovative one-of-a-kind display creates new landmark in iconic Times Square at the crossroads of the world NEW YORK, November 19, 2014 – The New York Marriott Marquis has always been at the hub of excitement in Times Square, and now its Broadway façade has just become even brighter. On November...
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JW Marriott Houston Downtown Opens in Style


Global Luxury Hospitality Brand Takes Guests on Journey Through the Senses Houston, TX – November 19, 2014 – Today JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts and Pearl Hospitality, one of Texas’ leading hotel development and management companies, officially opened the 328-room JW Marriott Houston Downtown. Located on 806 Main Street, the...
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Guatemala City Adds a New Courtyard by Marriott Hotel


Guatemala City, Guatemala – November 19, 2014: Marriott International announced today plans to open the first Courtyard by Marriott brand hotel in the bustling Guatemala City. The hotel project was signed with Grupo Azur, a family owned company that invests in real estate, hospitality and restaurants. The 147-room Courtyard by...
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