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09/30/2014

On the Road: Marriott Rewards Named “Best in Business” in Travel + Leisure and Fortune Survey

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Bethesda, Md., September 30, 2014—Marriott Rewards – Marriott International’s award-winning loyalty program – has been named top Hotel Loyalty Program in the first-ever Fortune and Travel + Leisure Best in Business Travel Survey, which tapped jet-setting readers for their thoughts on the best of the best brands for those on...
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09/29/2014

In An Industry First – Marriott International Makes Bold Marketing Move – Launches a Global Creative and Content Marketing Studio

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Marriott Leads in Engaging Consumers and Driving Business through Story-driven Creative and Projects in Film, TV, Music and Digital Entertainment. Bethesda, Md., September 29, 2014—Marriott International, Inc. has announced the formation of a new global content studio—comprised of content development, production and distribution teams—dedicated to publishing, distributing and sharing digital...
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Marriott International Announces Release Date for Third Quarter 2014 Earnings

Bethesda, Md., September 29, 2014 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) will report third quarter 2014 earnings results on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at approximately 5:00 pm Eastern Time (ET). The company will hold a conference call for the investment community to discuss its third quarter 2014 earnings on Wednesday,...
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Marriott International Named to Washington Business Journal's Healthiest Employers 2014 List

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Bethesda, Md., September 29, 2014 - Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) announced today that it has been named to the list of “2014 Healthiest Employers” by the Washington Business Journal. The announcement came just days after Marriott’s TakeCare 5K Run/1K Walk held annually at its headquarters. The event drew more...
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09/23/2014

Marriott International Raises $328,000 (U.S.) For China's Youth

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Host Gala Dinner for Yao Foundation and Honors Yao Ming September 23, 2014, Shanghai, China – In line with Marriott International’s ongoing Spirit to Serve community campaign, Marriott hotels in Shanghai, Hangzhou, Suzhou, Kunshan, Wuxi, Ningbo, Wuhan and Changzhou joined forces to host the 2014 Marriott Charity Black Tie Gala...
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09/22/2014

Marriott Hotels in the UK Ask Millennial Tribe Leaders to Envision the Future of Travel #brilliantguestroom

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September 22, 2014 – Marriott Hotels in the UK has asked five thought leaders including TV presenter and charity founder, Katie Piper, and England rugby ace, Danny Care, to share their vision of the hotel guest room of the future. Marriott Hotels is now calling for the public to vote...
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The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. Adds ONE Bal Harbour to Florida Portfolio of Hotels on October 2

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Chevy Chase, Md., September 22, 2014 - The Ritz-Carlton will assume management of ONE Bal Harbour Resort & Spa on October 2, 2014. The luxury resort will become The Ritz-Carlton Bal Harbour, Miami marking the tenth property in the hotel company’s award-winning Florida portfolio. The 18-story glass signature designed tower...
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09/19/2014

Marriott Encouraged by National Football League Commissioner's Admission of Mishandling Domestic Violence Investigation

The following is a statement from Marriott International President and CEO Arne Sorenson: We appreciate that National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell has taken personal and professional accountability for mishandling the investigations into domestic violence by player Ray Rice and others. Domestic violence is deplorable and does not align with...
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09/18/2014

#GetTeleported– The Most Immersive 4-D Virtual Travel Experience Arrives, Taking Guests to Parts Known and Unknown as Marriott Hotels Imagines the Future of Travel with Oculus Rift Technology

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Bethesda, Md., – September 18, 2014 – In its journey to explore the future of travel, Marriott Hotels is taking an unprecedented leap into virtual reality by teleporting travelers to the beaches of Hawaii and downtown London. The brand partnered with Academy Award-winning Framestore to create Marriott Hotel’s virtual travel...
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Courtyard by Marriott and USA Football Hit The Road in Search for Inspiration

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Bethesda, Md. - September 18, 2014 - Courtyard by Marriott teams up with independent nonprofit USA Football to pay tribute to individuals who contribute to youth success in its “Inspiring Greatness” recognition program. Launched last year, Inspiring Greatness will honor 28 of the most deserving youth coaches and volunteers in...
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