The hotel, which opened in February 2011, made Fox News' list of the Top 10 New Hotels, released late last week.
"We're honored to be on the list of the Top 10 New Hotels from Fox News," said Scott Blalock, general manager of the JW Marriott Indianapolis. "We look forward to welcoming new visitors to our hotel and our great city of Indianapolis."
The JW Marriott Indianapolis offers more than 1,000 guest rooms in a 33-story tower, and more than 100,000 square feet of onsite function space. The hotel is connected by a skybridge to the Indiana Convention Center and has three, onsite, distinctive dining options, a full-service Starbucks, a state-of-the-art fitness center, an indoor pool and a multi-million dollar public art plaza.
The Fox News article highlights the hotel as being at the top of the convention market, and the anchor of the Marriott Place development which includes five hotels connected to the Indiana Convention Center.
The hotel has also been recognized by the America's Lodging Investment Summit as the "Development of the Year" for 2011 and received Marriott International's "Full Service Opening of the Year."
"If we had to pick one hotel from this year's list for conferences, this would be it," Fox News wrote.
White Lodging Services Corporation - was established in 1985 and is headquartered in Merrillville, Ind. White Lodging is a fully integrated hotel ownership, development and operations company – a recognized leader that has defined and cultivated the ability to achieve consistent, sustainable growth among mid-to large-scale hotels across the country. Its current portfolio consists of more than 158 hotels in 20 states and encompasses representation of the following leading brands: Preferred Hotels, Marriott International, Inc., Hilton Worldwide, Hyatt Global, Starwood Hotels and Resorts, InterContinental Hotel Group and Carlson Hotels Worldwide.