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Dec 18, 2014, 16:25 ET
Marriott International Launches CANVAS, A Global Concept Lab for Food and Beverage Ideas

Taking A Page From Its Roots - Marriott Launches CANVAS, A Global Concept Lab For Food And Beverage Ideas

 In a move to harness the passion of a generation of food and drink entrepreneurs, Marriott International is launching CANVAS. The...

Dec 09, 2014, 13:13 ET
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Marriott International Brings Home A Pot of Gold

 Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) received an amazing number of the coveted Adrian Awards from The Hospitality Sales and Marketing...

Dec 08, 2014, 13:12 ET
AC Hotels by Marriott Imports European Sophistication to North America; pictured: AC Hotel New Orleans Bourbon

AC Hotels by Marriott Imports European Sophistication To North America

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) announced today the opening of the AC Hotel New Orleans Bourbon, celebrating the official entree of AC...

Dec 03, 2014, 15:11 ET

El Miami Beach EDITION: una ciudad llega a la mayoría de edad

Hay un momento especial que llega en la vida de una ciudad. Con la llegada de un nuevo proyecto o urbanización, las fuerzas que han estado...

Dec 02, 2014, 14:34 ET
The Miami Beach EDITION Comes of Age; Ian Schrager and Marriott International Reinvent The Urban Resort For The 21st Century

The Miami Beach EDITION: A City Comes Of Age

There is a moment that comes in the life of a city. With the arrival of a single new project or development, forces that have been building for...

Nov 25, 2014, 10:02 ET
Select Marriott hotels near American Girl stores invite travelers to treat the girls (and dolls) in their life to an American Girl Weekend Getaway Package and create magical memories for seasons to come. Deluxe accommodations will feature exclusive American Girl doll beds for guests to take home. Additional special amenities can be enjoyed depending on location and package at select hotels including Renaissance Charlotte SouthPark Hotel, Atlanta Marriott Alpharetta, New York Marriott Marquis, Charlotte Marriott SouthPark, Tysons Corner Marriott, Courtyard Charlotte SouthPark and Residence Inn Atlanta Alpharetta/North Point Mall.

Little Girls' Dreams Will Come True With Special American Girl Package At Select Marriott Hotels

 Select Marriott hotels have partnered with American Girl to bring young guests a special package that celebrates girlhood in a fun and...

Nov 06, 2014, 13:32 ET

Marriott International Declares Cash Dividend

 Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of twenty cents...

Oct 31, 2014, 12:41 ET
Pro basketball star Jordan Farmar and Ryan Hicks of "Ballin' for Peace" appear in Year of Surprises webisode

Marriott International's Industry-Leading Global Creative and Content Marketing Studio Forges Ahead with New Development and Production Deals, Distribution Announcements

Continuing the aggressive development and deployment of Marriott International, Inc.'s recently announced Marriott Global Content Studio (MCS), the...

Oct 28, 2014, 16:30 ET
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Marriott International Reports Third Quarter Results; Reaches Milestone 700,000 Rooms Worldwide

HIGHLIGHTS - Third quarter diluted EPS totaled $0.65, a 25 percent increase over prior year results; - North American comparable...

Oct 23, 2014, 09:00 ET

Marriott's #PictureYourselfHere Campaign Takes Job Seekers Behind-the-Scenes

 Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) announced today innovations to its careers sites and job search process as it aims to engage...

Oct 09, 2014, 12:48 ET
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Jim Kauffman, Marriott's President U.S. & Canada Full Service Hotels, to Retire

 Jim Kauffman, President U.S. & Canada Full Service Hotels at Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR), will retire at the end of the year,...

Oct 03, 2014, 15:09 ET
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Marriott International's Statement on FCC Ruling

 Marriott has a strong interest in ensuring that when our guests use our Wi-Fi service, they will be protected from rogue wireless hotspots...

Sep 29, 2014, 14:45 ET
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Marriott International Named to Washington Business Journal's Healthiest Employers 2014 List

 Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) announced today that it has been named to the list of "2014 Healthiest Employers" by the...

Sep 29, 2014, 12:59 ET
Marriott International Makes Bold Marketing Move - Launches a Global Creative and Content Marketing Studio (PRNewsFoto/Marriott International, Inc.)

In An Industry First - Marriott International Makes Bold Marketing Move - Launches a Global Creative and Content Marketing Studio

Marriott International, Inc., has announced the formation of a new global content studio—comprised of content development, production and...

Sep 29, 2014, 12:12 ET
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Marriott International Announces Release Date For Third Quarter 2014 Earnings

 Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) will report third quarter 2014 earnings results on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at approximately 5:00...

Sep 16, 2014, 15:19 ET
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Marriott Helps Working Mothers Succeed

 Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) was ranked by Working Mother magazine as one of the 2014 Working Mother 100 Best Companies. ...

Sep 15, 2014, 05:00 ET
Marriott International Joins The Envelope Please(TM) Initiative in Support of Hotel Room Attendants (PRNewsFoto/Marriott International, Inc.)

Marriott International Joins The Envelope Please™, A New Initiative Created By Maria Shriver And A Woman's Nation™ In Support Of Hotel Room Attendants

 A Woman's Nation (AWN), together with Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR), announced today that Marriott International will be the first...

Sep 09, 2014, 13:01 ET
Autograph Collection Adds Stunning New Locations in Switzerland & Spain [shown: Kameha Grand Zurich] (PRNewsFoto/Marriott International, Inc.)

Autograph Collection To Add Stunning New Locations In Switzerland & Spain

Marriott International, Inc (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced plans to expand its Autograph Collection portfolio in Europe with exciting new additions...

Sep 08, 2014, 12:18 ET
Marriott Hotels Serves Up a "Fresh" Approach - Healthy Vending Machine Debuts, a Traveler-Inspired Innovation Submitted to TravelBrilliantly.com. (PRNewsFoto/Marriott International, Inc.)

Marriott Hotels Serves Up a "Fresh" Approach - Healthy Vending Machine Debuts, a Traveler-Inspired Innovation Submitted to TravelBrilliantly.com

Marriott Hotels begins feeding travelers' hunger for healthy food on the road whenever they want it – 24/7. Marriott Hotels, the flagship...

Sep 03, 2014, 07:37 ET
Moxy Hotels Debuts in Milan, Italy (PRNewsFoto/Marriott International, Inc.)

Moxy Hotels - Dare To Go There -- Mix It Up At The New Moxy Milan

 Moxy Hotels (www.moxy-hotels.marriott.com) made its debut today in Milan, Italy, shaking up the hotel industry with a fresh attitude and...