By Tom Spurgeon Torsten Adair has a nice overview up of changes at the Marriott that could very definitely have an impact on Comic-Con International if it stays in San Diego for the next several years. They're adding a lot of event space, it looks like.
Ellie Goulding shows off her toned legs while attending the celebration of Marriott International’s and Universal Music Group’s global marketing partnership held at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel on Tuesday (June 30) in London, England. During the evening, the 28-year-old singer changed into a more comfortable outfit to perform for the crowd. PHOTOS: Check out [...]
In what seems to be a push against the growing number of vacation rental all-in-one sites, TripAdvisor recently announced a sizable partnership with Marriott International that raised its share nearly 14 percent June...
TripAdvisor announced a new partnership with Marriott International on Wednesday afternoon, and some travel industry watchers are wondering if it will mean a boost for the chain's review ratings. According to a press release, Marriott...Show More Summary
TripAdvisor shares jumped the most in four months after the company announced a partnership with Marriott International. ||| New York - TripAdvisor shares jumped the most in four months after the company announced a partnership with Marriott International that will let users of the travel-planning website book rooms at the chain’s hotels. Show More Summary
Airbnb is honing in on a $1 billion funding round that would give the residency rental firm a total valuation of $24 billion. That valuation is two times mtravel site Expedia and $3 billion more than Marriott International. The room rental... Read more The post Airbnb May Soon Be Worth More Than Marriott With $24 Billion Valuation appeared first on Business Pundit.
After nearly a decade together, George Carrancho and Sean Franklin's dream of a white wedding finally came true this weekend, with a little help from "Ross the Intern." As part of Marriott International’s Love Travels campaign, Carrancho,...Show More Summary
Marriott International will bring more movies and TV shows into guests’ hotel rooms. The hotel chain has partnered with Netflix to bring in-room video streaming to six of its U.S. establishments. Marriott had previously tested Netflix and Hulu streaming in eight of its American hotels. Show More Summary
You know those pay-per-view video channels on hotel TVs? Not shockingly, fewer people are using them. “We know that for video-on-demand channels, demand is dropping among guests,” says John Wolf, a spokesman for Marriott International. Show More Summary
Marriott International says its flagship hotel unit will offer guests access to Netflix's streaming-video service on TVs in its guest rooms. Select hotels will allow guests to use Netflix by signing into their existing accounts through the Netflix app on the Internet-connected televisions. Show More Summary
Marriott International has special rates for India for dates through the end of 2015 for suites, breakfast and dinner and third night free. While there are plenty of lodging options in India for travelers, the Marriott rates offer plenty...Show More Summary
Back in March, Marriott Hotels announced that it plans to accept Apple Pay as a payment form at many of its properties this summer, and today the hotel chain has updated its Marriott International app for iPhone to include Apple Watch support. Marriott’s Apple Watch app lets your check-in at the front desk with your reservation conveniently located on […]
Kathleen Matthews, former Washington, D.C. anchor and current wife of MSNBC host Chris Matthews, is leaving her job at Marriott international to “seek a challenging role in public service.” The Baltimore Sun reports, Matthews has been long been rumored as a possible candidate for the House seat vacated by Rep. Show More Summary
Marriott executive and former television news anchor Kathleen Matthews moved closer to a candidacy for Maryland’s 8th District congressional seat Wednesday, as Marriott International announced her resignation from the senior communications post she’s held since 2006.Read full article >>
Marriott Content Studio now boasts two official short films to its name. The digital studio owned by hotel chain Marriott International released its second short film French Kiss on May 19, 2015. Produced by Sander/Moses ProductionsShow More Summary
Last week, we got early work that Marriott International would be launching their official Windows Phone app very soon. Today, that has indeed happened with its public release in the Windows Phone Store.
Despite some apps disappearing from the Windows Phone, in recent weeks we have seen more official ones arriving. We can now add Marriott International to that list. The large hotel chain is in the late testing stages of their Windows Phone app, and it should be in the Store by May 11.
Yoon S. Byun/The Boston Globe via Getty Images By Mitch Lipka When it comes to hotel stays, Gary Burris is loyal to a fault. In about 20 years of traveling, he has stayed 1,079 nights in Marriott International (MAR) hotels, where heShow More Summary
“In the last few years, we have started from scratch or acquired many new brands”, wrote Arne Sorenson in this article. “I am often asked why we have followed this path. Doesn’t it get confusing for guests? Doesn’t it dilute what ‘Marriott’...Show More Summary
With the opening of the 1,000th Courtyard by Marriott Hotel (the Courtyard by Marriott Walla Walla in Washington State), Marriott International is giving away 50 million Marriott Rewards points to guests checking into Courtyard properties worldwide today. Show More Summary