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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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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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Marriott International’s Director Debra Lee in the Awards Circle

Debra Lee and Awards Circle

Debra Lee, member of the Board of Directors of Marriott International and Chairman and CEO of BET Networks was recently honored by the National Black MBA Association with The Chairwoman’s Award and by the Executive Leadership Council with The Achievement Award. Ms. Lee was recognized by both organizations for her...
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Namaste! Marriott Continues Tradition of Diversity and Inclusion Working Closely with the Indian Community


Bethesda, Md. - Network of Indian Professionals Conference - Marriott International recently sponsored the 2nd Annual Fast Pitch Business Case Competition during the 2014 NetIP (Network of Indian Professionals) Conference. The competition is designed to identify promising entrepreneurs and help them start new ventures or enhance existing ones. Finalists had...
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Marriott Plans to Nearly Double Diverse-Owned Hotels to 1,000 by 2020


Lodging Leader Focused on Increasing Women Owners. New York, October 2, 2014 – From its inaugural Women’s Ownership Works or WOW Summit at the Courtyard/Residence Inn Manhattan Central Park, Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) will announce plans to have 1,000 or 25 percent of its existing global hotel portfolio owned by...
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