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The Ritz-Carlton Social Engagement Ranked Number One


Leading Luxury Brand Praised for Focus on Quality Over Quantity Chevy Chase, Md., July 30, 2014– When independent social analytics provider Engagement Labs published their hotel industry social media engagement report earlier this month, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, LLC was ranked number one – more than 25 points ahead of...
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JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts Soars to New Heights in China


Newly Opened 416-room JW Marriott Hotel Zhengzhou Towers as Tallest Hotel in Central China Zhengzhou, China – July 30, 2014 – JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts today expanded its luxury portfolio in China with the unveiling of the highly anticipated 416-room JW Marriott Hotel Zhengzhou in Henan Province. Marriott International...
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Marriott International Reports 2014 Second Quarter Results

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HIGHLIGHTS • Second quarter adjusted diluted EPS totaled $0.71, a 25 percent increase over prior year reported results. Reported diluted EPS totaled $0.64; • North American comparable systemwide RevPAR rose 6.0 percent in the second quarter with average daily rates up 3.7 percent; • On a constant dollar basis, worldwide...
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Marriott is All Inclusive

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Lodging Leader Recognized for Diversity Success Marriott International is in the spotlight for its diversity and inclusion success. During the recent National Association of Black Hotel Owners, Operators and Developers (NABHOOD) Conference the Marriott Marquis Washington, DC was awarded the “Deal of the Year” Award. Norman K. Jenkins (pictured, holding...
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The Ritz-Carlton Wants Savvy Travelers to Share Their Experiences - #RCMemories


Chevy Chase, Md., – July 24, 2014– A picture is worth a thousand words and memories are a beautiful way to hold on to our very best memories. To share “Your Memories” and most inspiring journeys, The Ritz-Carlton invites savvy travelers across the globe to tell your story on
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JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts Launches Spa by JW

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New Spa Concept Created to Calm, Indulge, Invigorate and Renew Bethesda, Md., – July 23, 2014 – JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts is pleased to unveil Spa by JW. Created to demystify and re-imagine the spa experience, this new concept offers guests an intuitive experience that is luxurious yet purposeful...
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Courtyard Arrives at Comic-Con to Treat Fans to Cosplay Make-Up Lab


Bethesda, Md., July 23, 2014 — What is a hotel brand like Courtyard by Marriott doing at San Diego Comic-Con? Simple. The hotel brand is connecting with travelers and having a little fun. Courtyard is enabling Comic-Con fans to compete to be crowned “King” and “Queen” in a cosplay contest,...
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The Ritz-Carlton Bends Over Backwards to Bring Legendary Service to Life Through Video Performance

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Chevy Chase, Md., July 23, 2014 – How does a luxury hotel company bring its brand to life and showcase a memorable performance by highly skilled artists in China? It recruits one of the nation’s finest performance arts troupes to offer spontaneous acrobatic shows in Shanghai, and then shares the...
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Christmas Comes Early as Gaylord Hotels’ Holiday Packages Go on Sale

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Over-the-Top Holiday Décor and Entertainment at Brand’s Four Massive Resorts Attract Millions NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 22, 2014—Gaylord Hotels today announced details for elaborate holiday experiences coming to its four giant resorts from mid-November through early January. Ranging from 1,300 to 2,882 guest rooms, the hotels will collectively display 6 million...
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Art is Everywhere – SpringHill Suites Challenges Americans to Stop and Share


Bethesda, Md., July 21, 2014 — Facebook, Instagram, Twitter – social sharing of images is the new norm. It is the lens through which people see things today and how they share experiences with friends and family. SpringHill Suites by Marriott believes that art is everywhere – on the side...
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