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JW Marriott Names SS+K Lead Creative Agency

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 buys Orbitz. Big box OTAs mirror big hotel chains in acquisitions and mergers

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

Port-au-Prince: Haiti's New Marriott is Going Local and Sustainable

2 weeks agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

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

Guests at some Marriott hotels can stream Netflix, Hulu and Pandora

2 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Marriott International, the world’s largest hotel company, is letting some guests stream Netflix, Pandora and Hulu on their hotel television sets.

Confirming What We Already Knew: Marriott's Moxy Hotels are Coming to The U.S.

last monthTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

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

Marriott acquires 38 Delta Hotels in Canada

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

Marriott Will Start Offering Netflix Inside Hotel Rooms, Get The Details

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

Marriott Considers Offering Netflix, Hulu And Pandora In Hotel Rooms

Marriott, recently in the news for attempting to block private hotspots, is working to offer familiar entertainment via their in-room video systems. Marriott International is testing out new in-room entertainment in eight hotels across...Show More Summary

Marriott International Inc. (MAR) Planning To Attract More Guests With Netflix Inc. (NFLX) Video Streaming Offering

Marriott International Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) has made known its intention of constructing a new in-room entertainment service by letting guests in a number of its hotels access Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) and other streaming media services through its television sets. The Verge reports that guests are being allowed to log into their personal Netflix and Hulu Accounts […]

Google Inc (GOOGL), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Triumph Over Marriott International Inc (MAR)

The combined assault of Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) and Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) coupled with the public relations nightmare has apparently gotten to Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ:MAR). According to Inc.’s Kimberly Weisul,...Show More Summary

Marriott will unshackle its guests’ mobile Wi-Fi hotspots

Marriott International has caved under the public outcry over its Wi-Fi blocking policies. On Wednesday the hotel chain said it would no longer try to shut down the personal Wi-Fi hotspots…

Cheers! Marriott Won't Be Blocking Your Personal Hotspot After All (And The WiFi is Free)

last monthTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

It's the first WiFi victory of 2015! Marriott International has abandoned its quest to block your personal WiFi hotspot at their hotels. The hotel giant told Inc. (in an article which we also quoted in) that guests at Marriott-managed hotels will be able to use their personal WiFi devices, citing customer response. Show More Summary

MIPTV: Marriott International Named Brand of the Year

The nod comes on the heels of the hotel chain's announcements of content deals with 'Ghost Whisperer' producers and YouTube and Snapchat stars. read more

Hotels Seek To Block WiFi Hotspots

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via the Wall Street Journal: An industry group that includes Marriott International Inc. has petitioned the Federal Communications Commission for guidance on whether hotels are acting within the law when they disable unauthorized WiFi access points set up on their properties. Show More Summary

Why Google Inc (GOOGL) & Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Are Fighting Marriott International Inc (MAR)

It’s a bit rare to see Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) and Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) come together for a cause but that has just happened with their fight against Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ:MAR) and other hospitality companies over guests and their Wi-Fi connections. Show More Summary

Save Up to 50% Off of Marriott Hotel Properties in Thailand and Vietnam — But Hurry

2 months agoTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

Through tomorrow, December 18, 2014, book a reservation at any of six selected Marriott International Hotels and Resorts properties in Thailand and Vietnam and save up to 50 percent off of the best available room rate with rates starting...Show More Summary

Earn 1,000 Bonus Dividend Miles When You Stay at Marriott Hotel Properties

3 months agoTravel / Air Travel : The Gate

When you stay at select Marriott International, Incorporated hotel properties located in the United States and Canada between now and January 31, 2015, you will earn 1,000 bonus US Airways Dividend Miles with each stay — up to a maximum...Show More Summary

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