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08/21/2015

The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans Reflects on the City's Recovery 10 Years After Hurricane Katrina

With a New Art installation New Orleans – To commemorate the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans unveils its newest art installation titled, Reflections of Recovery. Local artist Kit Wohl curated this display to allow locals, hotel guests and tourists to look into the bright future of...

Marriott International and Ian Schrager to Debut The Reykjavik EDITION in 2018

Reykjavik, Iceland – August 21, 2015 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) together with Ian Schrager and Carpenter & Company announced that it will open its first hotel in Iceland in 2018, The Reykjavik EDITION. EDITION, the first true luxury-lifestyle brand, combines the personal, intimate, individualized and unique hotel experience...

08/20/2015

Ghana Welcomes its First Ever Protea Hotel

Marriott International’s footprint in Middle East and Africa extends to 19 countries Cape Town, South Africa – August 20, 2015 - Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) has announced the opening of the Protea Hotel Select Takoradi, its first establishment in Ghana. “This opening under the Protea Hotels brand reinforces our...

08/19/2015

Marriott Colabora con La Raza por Oportunidades para los Jóvenes

August 18, 2015 - The National Council of La Raza (NCLR) Líderes Initiative is a national program designed to create opportunities for Latino youth, which will elevate their influence as leaders in the United States. Through a national network of more than 300 high school and college students and young...

08/18/2015

Courtyard by Marriott Belgrade City Center to Open in September 2015

London – 18 August 2015 - Marriott International’s Courtyard by Marriott brand has announced that its first hotel in Serbia, the Courtyard Belgrade City Center, will open on 7 September 2015. The hotel, which showcases the brand’s new European design, is dynamic and modern with a striking glass façade that...

08/17/2015

Marriott International Shares Inspiring #LoveTravels Stories from Notable Latino Entertainers and Travelers

Diego Boneta, Diane Guerrero and Boyce Avenue Bethesda, Md., August 17, 2015 — Marriott International’s award winning #LoveTravels campaign is launching a new portrait and video series featuring recognized Latino influencers Diane Guerrero (OITNB, Jane the Virgin), Diego Boneta (Scream Queens), and Boyce Avenue (YouTube music sensation). #LoveTravels encourages all...

08/14/2015

Marriott Appoints Tricia Primrose as Global Chief Communications & Public Affairs Officer

Bethesda, Md., August 14, 2015 - Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) announced today that Tricia Primrose has been appointed Global Chief Communications & Public Affairs Officer. Primrose joins Marriott from Rational 360, a strategic public relations and communications firm where she has been a Partner since 2013 providing counsel and...

08/13/2015

Marriott Continues to Demonstrate Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Honored by National Urban League with Corporate Circle Award Bethesda, Md., August 13, 2015 - Marriott International continues its commitment to diversity and inclusion through its support of three of its diversity and inclusion partners – the National Urban League Young Professionals (NULYP), the National Association for the Advancement of...

08/06/2015

Marriott International Declares Cash Dividend

Bethesda, Md., August 6, 2015 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of 25 cents ($0.25) per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on September 25, 2015 to shareholders of record on August 20, 2015. Marriott International,...

Trey Ratcliff To Photograph America, And We Can All Follow

Leading Travel Photographer Walks Cities on U.S. Photo Tour, Followed by Fans Chevy Chase, Md., The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is proud to announce a partnership with Trey Ratcliff, a world-famous photographer, artist, writer and adventurer whose photos have been viewed more than 90 billion times. His images and stories...