Yesterday I created a list of hotel brands in major loyalty programs categorized by market segment from luxury, upper upscale, upscale, upper midscale, midscale and economy. The data came from 2015 STR Global Chain Scale rankings of hotel brands based on average daily rate. Show More Summary
“Some people travel for vacation, to get away from it all. I travel to get to it all,” Diane Guerrero says in a video for Marriott International’s #LoveTravel campaign. The “Orange Is The New Black” and “Jane The Virgin” star is just...Show More Summary
Marriott International is offering some soft language after its "Book Direct" ad campaign irked the travel agency community.
Marriott International is using Youtube star Grace Helbig to encourage you to book via its website. But will the comedienne be there to help you when things go wrong?
Delta Hotels & Resorts has now joined Marriott International, becoming the newest hotel brand of the Marriott Rewards®Program. Members will continue to earn Aeroplan Miles for their eligible stays with Delta hotels as follows: Beginning...Show More Summary
“London Minute” is a time-lapse video by British photographer Paul Richardson for Marriott International that captured some of the city’s most iconic features and sights in just a shade over one minute. Richardson had made a similar film about Paris in 2014. Zoom from the London Eye to Big Ben, coast over the River Thames […]
Hotel giant Marriott was recently honored with the International Data Group's 2015 CIO 100 award. The annual awards ceremony recognizes 100 organizations that distinguish themselves by driving business value through the use of innovative technology. Specifically, Marriott was chosen for its API Platform.
Marriott International’s newest digital series comes from its millennial-focused Moxy Hotels brand. The budget-friendly chain of boutique hotels, which launched its first location in Milan, Italy in 2013, partnered with YouTube comedian...Show More Summary
Marketing to millennials is a tough business and Residence Inn knows how important the 18-34-year-old demographic is. So the hotel chain, which is part of the Marriott International group, is targeting young travelers with things they currently care about –food trucks and their phones. Show More Summary
Obituaries of residents from the District, Maryland and Northern Virginia.Jeanne B. Weigel, administrative assistantJeanne B. Weigel, 83, a former senior administrative assistant with Marriott International’s risk-management department in Bethesda, Md., from the early 1970s until the late 1990s, died June 16 at a hospital in Laurel, Md. Show More Summary
Marriott International CEO and President Arne Sorenson sat down with LinkedIn this week to discuss why it is vital for companies to speak out in support of issues like marriage equality.
Employees of Lockheed Martin, HMSHost, Host Hotels & Resorts and Marriott International’s corporate headquarters in Bethesda who want to walk to work might be interested in a new townhouse community called Montgomery Row.Read full article >>
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