Teachers Gain Resources to Enhance Hospitality Education in China

July 21, 2017 – During their summer break, 310 hospitality teachers from 129 vocational schools and universities in 23 Chinese provinces attended the annual China Hospitality Education Initiative (CHEI) Teaching Conference. Held at the Shenzhen Marriott Hotel Nanshan on July 11-14, the conference was themed Collaboration: Together is Better!  CHEI is a project of The J.…

Marriott International Expands in Italy with the Opening of Four Points by Sheraton Venice Mestre

July 18, 2017 – POINT 1: Marriott International Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) today announces the opening of the Four Points by Sheraton Venice Mestre as part of a franchise agreement with the Italian management company DHotels. Located in the urban area of Mestre, the hotel represents a strategic conversion following a complete renovation and is the fifth addition…

Accenture Interactive, Marriott International and 1776 Launch the Travel Experience Incubator

July 18, 2017 – Accenture Interactive, Marriott International, and 1776 , a leading global incubator and network for startups, today announced the launch of the Travel Experience Incubator, a new program designed to discover and foster startups working on innovative technologies and solutions to improve the travel experience. The incubator will bring together the hospitality industry expertise of one…

Marriott International Announces Release Date For Second Quarter 2017 Earnings

July 17, 2017 – Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:  MAR) will report second quarter 2017 earnings results on Monday, August 7, 2017, after market close, to be followed by a conference call for the investment community to discuss second quarter 2017 earnings on Monday, August 7, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. ET.  Mr. Arne Sorenson, Marriott International’s president and chief executive officer, and…

Marriott International’s Luxury Brands Awarded Top Honors in J.D. Power Ranking, Recognized by Travelers for High Guest Satisfaction

The Ritz-Carlton, JW Marriott Rank First Among Luxury Brands; The Ritz-Carlton Voted #1 for the Past 7 out of 8 Years July 13, 2017 – Marriott International luxury brands The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company LLC, JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts, and W Hotels were all recognized by the J.D. Power 2017 North American Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index…

The Fairfield by Marriott Brand Premiers in China with Fairfield by Marriott Nanning Nanhu Park

July 11, 2017 – Marriott International Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced the debut of the FairfieldSM by Marriott® brand in Greater China with the opening of Fairfield by Marriott Nanning Nanhu Park, marking the first opening among more than 100 hotel signings slated for the next five years. Marriott International and Dossen International Group signed an…

Total Solar Eclipse Sparks Summer Travel Total Solar Eclipse Sparks Summer Travel

July 7, 2017 – On August 21, the ‘Great American Eclipse’ will present a unique opportunity for Marriott International hotels which sit in its path, to create a truly awe-inspiring guest experience. Summer’s most anticipated natural phenomenon is driving travelers for the first solar eclipse in the continental U.S. in 38 years. From Oregon to…

W Hotels Electrifies the Shanghai Skyline with the Debut of W Shanghai – The Bund W Hotels Electrifies the Shanghai Skyline with the Debut of W Shanghai – The Bund

July 7, 2017 – W Hotels Worldwide, part of Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR), today unveiled W Shanghai – The Bund, located in the heart of one of the world’s most energetic cities.  With limitless views overlooking the Huangpu River, W Shanghai will set the scene on the North Bund.  Owned by Sinar Mas Group, the…

Iconic Sheraton Cairo Reopens After Extensive Renovation Iconic Sheraton Cairo Reopens After Extensive Renovation

July 6, 2017 – Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR), today announced the reopening of the iconic Sheraton Cairo Hotel & Casino, a city landmark for more than four decades. A highly anticipated reopening, the hotel emerges after extensive renovation to reveal a distinct and vibrant aesthetic with modern interiors, refreshed public…