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Mar 02, 2015, 17:38 ET
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Marriott International To Speak At J.P. Morgan Gaming, Lodging, Restaurant & Leisure Management Access Forum March 5; Remarks To Be Webcast

 Laura Paugh, senior vice president of investor relations at Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR), will speak at the 2015 J.P. Morgan...

Feb 27, 2015, 08:09 ET
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Marriott International CFO To Speak At Raymond James Institutional Investors Conference March 3; Remarks To Be Webcast

 Carl Berquist, executive vice president and chief financial officer at Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR), will speak at the 2015...

Feb 25, 2015, 09:38 ET
Haiti President Michel Martelly and former U.S. President Bill Clinton join officials from Digicel Group and Marriott International to open Marriott Port-au-Prince Hotel.

Digicel and Marriott Open Haiti Hotel

 The new Marriott Port-au-Prince Hotel today checked in its first guests. Among the 200 new Haitian hotel workers who welcomed...

Feb 23, 2015, 09:14 ET
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Courtyard Marks 1,000th Hotel Milestone With Global Celebrations And 50 Million Marriott Rewards Points

 Courtyard by Marriott, the world's 8th largest hospitality brand*, reaches its 1,000 hotel milestone and celebrates on a global scale....

Feb 19, 2015, 10:27 ET
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Marriott Sells Miami Beach EDITION, Retains Long-term Management Agreement

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced it has sold The Miami Beach EDITION hotel for cash proceeds of $230 million. ...

Feb 18, 2015, 16:30 ET
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Marriott International Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2014 Results

HIGHLIGHTS - Fourth quarter diluted EPS totaled $0.68, a 39 percent increase over prior year results; - North American comparable...

Feb 13, 2015, 11:35 ET
Nineteen New York City hotels have announced that travelers who book during Marriott's exclusive Presidential Savings Event will save up to 20 percent on their upcoming stay! For details, visit www.marriott.com/specials/mesOffer.mi?marrOfferId=919329&displayLink=true or call 1-800-228-9291.

Book a New York City Stay February 13-16 for Presidential Marriott Savings

Planning a trip to The City That Never Sleeps? Reserve a room at a participating Marriott hotel between February 13 and 16, 2015, for monumental...

Feb 12, 2015, 13:03 ET
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Marriott International Declares Cash Dividend; Increases Share Buyback Authorization

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of twenty cents ($0.20)...

Feb 10, 2015, 14:23 ET
Marriott's New Content Studio/ JW Marriott Hotels Debuts First Short Film TWO BELLMEN Trailer.

Marriott's New Content Studio Partners with JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts Brand; Debuts Short Film TWO BELLMEN With Worldwide Release March 10th

TWO BELLMEN, the first original short film production from Marriott International, Inc.'s Content Studio, will have its world premiere on...

Feb 06, 2015, 10:41 ET
AC Hotels by Marriott to Debut in the Capital Region this March

AC Hotels by Marriott to Debut in the Capital Region this March

 Renovations are well underway for the debut of Marriott International, Inc.'s (NASDAQ: MAR) third AC Hotels branded property in the United...

Jan 27, 2015, 08:00 ET
Marriott Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Delta Hotels - shown, Delta Toronto

Marriott Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Delta Hotels and Resorts

Expects to Become Largest Full Service Hotelier in Canada  Continuing its rapid global expansion, Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:...

Jan 26, 2015, 18:19 ET
Marriott International brings Moxy Hotels to the U.S. in 2016

Marriott International's New Lifestyle Brand Shakes Up Traditional Hospitality

 Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) announced today the introduction of Moxy Hotels to the U.S. The new and contemporary brand, first...

Jan 22, 2015, 07:52 ET
Autograph Collection Expands To Hawaii with Addition of  Iconic Beach Resort on Kohala Coast

Autograph Collection Expands To Hawaii with Addition of Iconic Beach Resort on Kohala Coast

 A landmark of luxury on Hawaii Island, Mauna Kea Beach Hotel joins the exclusive portfolio of Autograph Collection hotels as the group's first...

Jan 20, 2015, 12:25 ET
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Meet the People at the Heart of Marriott

 Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) launched "Heart of the House" today, giving consumers an insider's look at the world's favorite...

Jan 20, 2015, 00:00 ET
Marriott Expects to Reach One Million Rooms Open or in Development in 2015 (pictured:  Kameha Grand Zurich, Autograph Collection)

Marriott Expects To Reach One Million Rooms Open Or In Development In 2015

 Continuing its trajectory of rapid global growth and creating opportunity, Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) said today that it...

Jan 15, 2015, 15:17 ET

AC Hotels Brings European Style and Inspired Local Experiences to the Heart of Miami Beach with the Anticipated April 2015 Debut of AC Hotel Miami Beach

 Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) announced today the expected April 2015 opening of AC Hotel Miami Beach on the 2900 block of...

Jan 05, 2015, 12:41 ET
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Marriott International Certified as Top Employer in China for Four Consecutive Years

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) has been certified as one the "Top Employers in China 2015" for the fourth consecutive year by the...

Jan 05, 2015, 10:56 ET
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Marriott International Announces Release Date For Fourth Quarter 2014 Earnings

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) will report fourth quarter 2014 earnings results on Wednesday, February 18, 2015, at approximately...

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...