Marriott International seems to add an Autograph Collection hotel member every week. There are three new hotel members of Autograph Collection making news this week. Autograph Collection Hotels add Dubai, Palm Springs and Portland, Maine. Show More Summary
Marriott International seems to add an Autograph Collection hotel member every week. There are three new hotel members of Autograph Collection making news this week. Triada Palm Springs has a 75-year history as a desert resort getaway for the Hollywood set. Show More Summary
The romance between hotels and mobile technology has now blossomed into a full blown raging love affair. This week, Marriott International was the latest to be struck by Cupid’s mobile payments arrow, becoming the first global hospitality company to offer Apple Pay. According to an announcement from the hotel giant, this represents the latest step […]
On the day Apple rolled out its new Apple Watch, Marriott International made an Apple-worthy announcement of its own Monday: It would be the first global hotel company to accept Apple Pay.
Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ:MAR), GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME), Kickstarter and Etsy are all backing up Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) in the latest round of big-name companies to implement Apple Pay. In a press release, Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ:MAR) revealed that it will be rolling out Apple Inc. Show More Summary
Hotel News Now has insight from the 18th International Hotel Investment Forum with expert critiques of four new hotel brands geared for millennial guests. Marriott Moxy, Radisson Red, Jumeirah Group’s Venu and Mangalis Hotel Group Yaas are four new hotel brands being offered to hotel investors. Show More Summary
More news continues to circulate following yesterday's Apple Watch-centered media event, with today bringing confirmation that two big new companies, GameStop and Marriott, are partnering with Apple to support Apple Pay. First announced yesterday, Marriott confirmed that it will be the first hospitality company to offer Apple Pay to its customers. Show More Summary
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Politico reports Kathleen Matthews, former anchor at WJLA and wife of MSNBC anchor Chris Matthews is planning to run for Congress. Matthews is the EVP and chief of global communications and public affairs officer for Marriott International. Show More Summary
Kathleen Matthews, a former longtime television anchor in the Washington area turned Marriott International executive, plans to run for the congressional seat held by Representative Chris Van Hollen of Maryland, according to Politico. Van Hollen announced on Wednesday that he would leave his spot...
MSNBC’s Chris Matthews might have a live-in politician soon. Kathleen Matthews is Marriott International’s executive vice president and chief global communications and public affairs officer. She’s also the MSNBC host’s wife. Matthews is planning to run for the seat of Rep. Show More Summary
One of Marriott International’s major acquisitions was the purchase of Africa’s largest hotel chain, Protea with more than 100 hotels. The first 26 South Africa hotels joined Marriott Rewards February 23, 2015. Another 83 hotels will join Marriott Rewards later in 2015 after system upgrades. Show More Summary
This post contains a table of 128 international hotels with Marriott Rewards category increase on March 19, 2015. There are about 1,050 hotels increasing in category, so almost 90% of all hotels going up in reward category are in the USA. Show More Summary
Marriott International named SS+K lead creative agency for JW Marriot, Adweek reports, handing the agency global creative duties for the luxury brand which has 79 locations in eight regions worldwide. SS+K beat out several unspecified...Show More Summary
Expedia buying Orbitz for $1.6 billion is the online travel agency mirror of the acquisition and merger phenomenon in major hotel chains of recent years. IHG bought Kimpton Hotels in 2014. Marriott International is the hotel industry equivalent to Expedia. Show More Summary
Normally, we tend to think, it?s easy. Independent, locally-owned hotel: good. Big, nasty, advantage-taking chain: bad. But not in the case of the Marriott Port-au-Prince, the first international brand to reach Haiti, which opens March 1. Show More Summary
Marriott International, the world’s largest hotel company, is letting some guests stream Netflix, Pandora and Hulu on their hotel television sets.
More major hotel news today regarding millennial brands--Marriott International has announced they will bring Moxy Hotels to the United States. (But we already knew that.) Already eight Moxy Hotels are lined up, with three hotel set for NYC (in Chelsea, Mid-town and Lower Manhattan), as well as San Fran, Seattle, New Orleans, and Chicago. Show More Summary
Big news today with the announcement Marriott International has signed a deal to acquire Delta Hotels 38 properties in Canada for about $135 million USD. Delta Hotels & Resorts are located in 30 Canadian cities. The acquisition is expected to be completed in Q2-2015. Show More Summary
Streaming TV is still working on its mission to take over the world, err, become a viable alternative to regular TV. This week, the hotel chain Marriott International announced that it would be adding streaming services to eight of its properties as an amenity. Click To Continue Reading