Marriott, Starwood Eye ‘Green Light’ for Expansion into Cuba

There are few destinations where major hotel chains like Marriott International and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide have yet to make their presence felt. But Cuba is one of them. The Wall Street Journal reported last week that the two companies are working to complete deals that would allow them to begin doing business in the Caribbean island nation,…

Marriott Reports 2015 Was An Outstanding Year For New Hotel Signings And Openings At American Lodging And Investment Industry Conference

Bethesda, Md., January 26, 2016 –Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today said that 2015 was an outstanding year for hotel owners selecting Marriott to manage or franchise new hotels across its global portfolio of 19 brands, with contracts signed for hotels totaling 104,000 rooms during the year. “The contracts we signed in 2015 encompass more…

AC Hotels By Marriott To Welcome 22 New Design-Led Properties In 2016 Tapping Next-Gen Style And Creativity

Bringing the brand’s modern European design and Spanish heritage to urban destinations around the world AC Hotels by Marriott, Marriott International, Inc.’s upper-moderate-tier lifestyle brand, today announces global plans for 22 new design-led hotels slated to open in 2016, solidifying its position as a leader in the boutique-lifestyle hotel sector catering to the creativity and…

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Rapid Growth From 2010 To 2020 Expected To Triple Marriott’s Presence In Europe

Demand for branded properties and luxury lifestyle product boosts development  Following a record year of new development in 2014, Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) announced today that it expects to triple in size in Europe by 2020 (since 2010) to reach 150,000 signed or opened rooms across its portfolio of brands – a substantial increase…