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10/22/2014

Courtyard by Marriott Opens 10th Hotel in Mexico: The 156-room Courtyard by Marriott Queretaro

Courtyard Queretaro

Queretaro, Mexico – October 22, 2014 – Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR) announced today the opening of the 156-room Courtyard by Marriott Queretaro, the 10th hotel for the brand in Mexico. The new hotel features the brand’s signature Refreshing Business lobby environment, where guests can enjoy an open and flexible space with...
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10/21/2014

Great Bed, Great Cause.

Great Bed, Great Cause

Marriott to Donate a Bed for Each One Purchased on ShopMarriott.com – Now through November 7. Bethesda, Md, October 21, 2014 - Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) recently launched “Great Bed, Great Cause,” a ShopMarriott campaign active now through November 7 that will donate a bed for every bed purchased...
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Autograph Collection Welcomes Atlantis, Paradise Island, Now Bookable on Marriott.com and Accessible to Marriott Rewards Members

Atlantis Paradise Island

Bethesda, Md., October 21, 2014 – Atlantis, Paradise Island, the newest Autograph Collection Hotel, Marriott International’s portfolio of distinctive independent hotels, is officially available to book through Marriott.com. Marriott Rewards members may now earn and redeem points while staying at Atlantis, Paradise Island when reservations are made directly on one...
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10/20/2014

Marriott Hotels Enters The Space Age

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Cutting-edge meeting spaces launch in London. London, UK – October 20, 2014 – Following a £1.3 million renovation, the London Marriott Hotel Kensington has relaunched meeting and events spaces that meet the needs of today’s bookers and travellers with inspiring and versatile facilities. Featuring modern design and the latest wireless...
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10/15/2014

From Popping Pickles to Bed Sheet Forts, TownePlace Suites Takes a Suite Break During Work Travel

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Bethesda, Md., Oct. 15, 2014 – How do you take a Suite Break? That is the question TownePlace Suites is asking guests and fans alike in its new ad campaign and sweepstakes. Launched October 6, 2014 in six airports across the country, the campaign features business travelers taking a break...
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10/14/2014

Marriott Executive Apartments Named as Thailand’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand 2014

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Recognized in the 21st Annual World Travel Awards for outstanding products, facilities and services. Bangkok, Thailand – Marriott Executive Apartments has been named Thailand’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand 2014. The annual award was voted by worldwide travel and tourism professionals and established to recognize, acknowledge and reward excellence in the...
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Renaissance Hotels and The Creative Coalition Launch of "The Art of Discovery"

Art of Discovery

Photographed by Jeff Vespa, Edited by Robin Bronk, Designed and Art Directed by Nancy Rouemy New Literary Project Captures Moments of Discovery from World’s Most Celebrated Artists New York, Oct. 14, 2014 – In a world where we’re pressed for time and inspiration, moments of discovery have become a most...
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10/13/2014

Marriott Hotels Expands in Hainan – China’s International Tourism Island

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Haikou, October 13, 2014 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today celebrated the opening of its first hotel under its flagship Marriott Hotels brand in Haikou, Hainan Province. This impressive 386-room business hotel is an exciting addition to the iconic Marriott Hotels brand. Under a long-term management agreement with the...
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10/10/2014

Marriott International's Response to the Ebola Outbreak

Bethesda, Md., Oct. 10, 2014 -In response to the Ebola outbreak, Marriott International is reinforcing its existing global protocols for addressing infectious diseases. Our business continuity plans encompass preparedness for public health emergencies, and our operational protocols include raising awareness and responsibly responding to threats of Ebola. These protocols have...
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10/09/2014

Jim Kauffman, Marriott’s President U.S. & Canada Full Service Hotels, to Retire

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Bethesda, Md., October 9, 2014 - Jim Kauffman, President U.S. & Canada Full Service Hotels at Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR), will retire at the end of the year, after 37 years of service with the company. Mr. Kauffman joined Marriott in 1977 as a sales manager. With his passion for service,...
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