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07/15/2014

Marriott International Ranked Top Hotel Company on the FORTUNE 500®

Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) has been named to the FORTUNE 500, ranking 219 overall, up from 2013’s ranking of 230, and ranking as the top hotel company in the hotels, casinos and resorts category. Marriott is also the highest ranked company on the list with its headquarters in the Washington,...

07/10/2014

Next Gen Travelers Can Have it Now – Award-winning Marriott Rewards Launches FlashPerks & LocalPerks

First Major Travel Loyalty Program to Integrate Beacon Technology and Flash Offers Bethesda, Md. — July 10, 2014— All good things don’t necessarily come only to those who wait. Marriott Rewards – Marriott International’s award-winning loyalty program– today announced FlashPerks and LocalPerks, two new ways for next generation travelers to...

Courtyard by Marriott Expands to Bosnia & Herzegovina

London, UK, July 10, 2014 – Courtyard by Marriott, a Marriott International brand designed especially to address the needs of business travellers, plans to open its first hotel in Bosnia and Herzegovina next year. The 130-room Courtyard by Marriott Sarajevo is expected to open in mid-2015 and will operate under...

07/09/2014

Cancun Marriott Resorts Top Celebrated Living “Platinum Hotels” List

Sister properties voted by readers as top two best hotels in their region. The JW Marriott Cancun Resort & Spa and CasaMagna Marriott Cancun Resort topped Celebrated Living’s Platinum List of “Best of Hotels in Mexico, Central America and South America,” earning the number one and number two spots on...

07/08/2014

Marriott Resorts in Mexico Say ‘Bienvenido’ to All Guests

Three Hotels Certified for LGBT Guest Services. Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico – July 8, 2014 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) proudly participated in the 4th International LGBT Business Expo, Vallarta-Nayarit 2014 to Latin America. This three-day event was held at the Marriott CasaMagna Puerto Vallarta to engage leading travel...

Lt. Governor Brown and Marriott CEO Salute Veterans at Wounded Warriors Family Support High Five Tour Stop at Marriott Headquarters

Bethesda, Md. – July 8, 2014 Maryland Lieutenant Governor Anthony G. Brown joins Marriott International (NASDAQ:MAR) President and Chief Executive Officer Arne Sorenson on Tuesday, July 8 to welcome the Wounded Warriors Family Support High Five Tour. As sponsors of the tour, Marriott and True North Hotel Group are providing...

07/02/2014

A New Treasure for the Autograph Collection

Caribbean’s Most Popular Destination Resort -- Atlantis, Paradise Island -- to Join Marriott International’s Exclusive Portfolio of Independent Hotels BETHESDA, MD – JULY 2, 2014 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) announced today that the iconic Atlantis, Paradise Island resort will become part of its Autograph Collection, a rapidly growing exclusive...

07/01/2014

Marriott Caribbean & Latin America Resorts Offer Special Deal for Travelers to Prolong Their Summers

Guests Receive 30 Percent Off Leisure Rates With ‘Price Slice in Paradise’ Promotion NEW YORK – July 1, 2014– Travelers eager to extend their summer vacation into fall can take advantage of Marriott Caribbean & Latin America Resorts’ newest promotional event, Price Slice in Paradise, offering a limited-time savings of...

L.A. LIVE Rolls Out Red Carpet for Courtyard and Residence Inn

Hotel Duo Welcomes Influx of Travelers to Downtown Los Angeles, California – July 1, 2014 – Today, Los Angeles welcomes its newest stars with the opening of the unique combination, two-in-one hotel, the Courtyard and Residence Inn L.A. LIVE. Owned by American Life, Inc. and Williams & Dame Development, the...

06/30/2014

Traffic Jam? Train Delay? Tarmac Wait?

Arne Sorenson has advice for turning a summer travel delay into the ultimate travel solution. Check out his new blog post on LinkedIn.