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05/20/2015

Kathleen Matthews Departs Marriott International to Pursue New Opportunity

(The following is a letter from President and CEO Arne Sorenson to the company’s leadership team.) Kathleen Matthews, Marriott International’s Chief Global Communications and Public Affairs Officer, has announced she will leave the company in June to seek a challenging new role in public service. While we hate to lose...

Marriott International Associates Display the Spirit To Serve

May 20, 2015, Bethesda, MD- Associates at Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) gave back to the communities in which they live and work today as part of the company’s global Spirit To Serve Our Communities Day. More than 1,700 headquarters associates volunteered their time at 30 locations across Maryland, Virginia and...

JW Marriott Washington, DC Unveils Its Luxury Evolution

Pennsylvania Ave Hotel’s New Sophisticated Guest Rooms Redesigned for Luxury Clientele Washington, DC- May 20, 2015 – Today, the JW Marriott Washington, DC, owned by Host Hotels & Resorts, the flagship of JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts, Marriott International’s luxury brand, unveiled the multi-million dollar redesign of its 750 guest...

05/19/2015

The Marriott Content Studio and Marriott Hotels Premiere Original Short Film “French Kiss” – Produced By Ian Sander And Kim Moses – Worldwide On Multiple Platforms

LOS ANGELES, May 19, 2015 – Today, the Marriott Content Studio - in partnership with Marriott Hotels, the company’s flagship brand - premieres its second original short film, French Kiss, with a global YouTube launch followed by a gala screening and party at the Marina del Rey Marriott in Los...

Marriott Golf Debuts $1 For Hope Campaign in Support of Military Veteran's Nationwide Through PGA Reach

Nationwide Initiative Launches at 20 Premier Marriott Golf Facilities: All Proceeds to Support PGA HOPE--Helping Our Patriots Everywhere—Golf Program for Military Veterans with Disabilities Orlando, Fla., May 19, 2015… Marriott Golf, one of the world’s premier golf operators, announced the launch of the $1 for HOPE campaign, in support of...

JW Marriott Continues Rapid Growth With 11th Property in China

Global Luxury Brand Opens JW Marriott Zhejiang Anji in China’s Yangtze River Delta Shanghai, China – 19 May, 2015 – JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts continues to expand its luxury portfolio in China with today’s opening of the 228-room JW Marriott Hotel Zhejiang Anji. Located within the world-class Phoenix International...

05/15/2015

Marriott International CFO to Speak at Nomura Gaming, Leisure and Lodging Conference May 19

Remarks to be Webcast Bethesda, Md., May 15, 2015 – Carl Berquist, executive vice president and chief financial officer at Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR), will speak at the 2015 Nomura Gaming, Leisure and Lodging Conference, to be held on Tuesday, May 19. Mr. Berquist’s presentation will be at approximately 9:00...

05/14/2015

Marriott Resort Opens in Mulu as a Hidden Gem

Marriott International's First Rainforest Resort in Asia Pacific Mulu, 7 May 2015 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) is proud to announce the recent opening of its first rainforest resort in Asia Pacific at Mulu in Sarawak, Malaysia. The opening of the 101-room Mulu Marriott Resort & Spa marks the...

Marriott International Responds to Continued Phone Scam

Marriott International has been made aware of a series of fraudulent telephone calls being made in different parts of the world, including Canada and Australia, where the caller offers a complimentary stay at a Marriott hotel to entice the person taking the call to listen to a sales pitch unrelated...

05/13/2015

Travelers Can Ask Anything, Anytime, Anywhere with the New, Industry-leading Mobile Request Chat Feature from Marriott Hotels – Now Available on the Marriott Mobile App

Marriott Hotels is #AppYourService on May 14, Surprising New Yorkers with Gifts and Services Requested through Twitter Bethesda, Md., May 13, 2015 – Travelers everywhere will be able to instantly connect with 500 Marriott Hotels worldwide before, during and after their stays using the new Mobile Request option on the...