Marriott International announces retirement of its long-time senior executive Dave Grissen

Company Announces New North American and International Leadership BETHESDA, MD, 2020-May-14 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today (MAY 11, 2020) announced that long-time senior executive Dave Grissen has decided to step down from his position as Group President, the Americas, towards the end of 2020 and retire from Marriott in… Read the full press release

Marriott International to roll out enhanced technology to meet the new health and safety challenges presented by the current pandemic environment

Company to roll out enhanced technology to help counter virus spread; new multi-pronged platform details increased safety measures for guests and associates BETHESDA, MD, 2020-Apr-22 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR), which for 92 years has been recognized as a hospitality leader for its commitment to quality, exacting standards, and rigorous training,… Read the full press release

Westin Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of The Westin Monterrey Valle

  The Opening of The Westin Monterrey Valle will bring a new wave of well-being to Mexico’s third largest city MONTERREY, NUEVO LEÓN, 2020-Feb-26 — /Travel PR News/ — Westin Hotels & Resorts is continuing its commitment of bringing unmatched wellness offerings to Mexico with the opening of The Westin Monterrey Valle, the brand’s first… Read the full press release

JW Marriott announces date for the opening of JW Marriott Orlando Bonnet Creek Resort & Spa

New Luxury Hotel Located at the Bonnet Creek Resort Enclave Marks JW Marriott’s Second Property in Orlando ORLANDO, FL, 2020-Feb-26 — /Travel PR News/ — JW Marriott, part of Marriott International, Inc., today (FEBRUARY 24, 2020) announced the upcoming opening of JW Marriott Orlando Bonnet Creek Resort & Spa slated for March 2020, marking JW… Read the full press release

Marriott International announces the appointment of Jim Scholefield as Chief Information and Digital Officer

BETHESDA, MD, 2020-Feb-19 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today (FEBRUARY 18, 2020) announced the appointment of Jim Scholefield as Chief Information and Digital Officer (CIDO), effective February 24. In this role, Scholefield will be responsible for leading all aspects of the company’s information technology and digital strategies. Scholefield will report… Read the full press release

JW Marriott Muscat sets the stage for distinctive experiences in Oman’s historic capital

Adjacent to the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre, the New Hotel Offers a Fresh take on Luxury MUSCAT, OMAN, 2020-Feb-19 — /Travel PR News/ — JW Marriott, part of Marriott International, Inc., announced the opening of JW Marriott Muscat today (FEBRUARY 18, 2020), setting the stage for distinctive experiences in Oman’s historic capital. Located in… Read the full press release

Renaissance New York Chelsea Hotel officially opens its doors to guests

  Located on the Site of the Former Indoor Flea Market, Antiques Garage, Renaissance New York Chelsea Hotel Invites Travelers to Uncover the DNA of the Neighborhood NEW YORK, NY, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Renaissance New York Chelsea Hotel officially opens its doors today (FEBRUARY 10, 2020) as one of the tallest properties in Manhattan’s… Read the full press release

Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of Le Méridien Dania Beach at Fort Lauderdale Airport

The Newly Converted and Reimagined Hotel Will Inspire Travellers to Savour The Good Life FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, 2020-Feb-12 — /Travel PR News/ — Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott International, Inc., along with national real estate developer Charles S. Cohen today (FEBRUARY 11, 2020) announce the opening of Le Méridien Dania Beach at Fort Lauderdale… Read the full press release

Westin Hotels & Resorts announces the opening of its latest Bali Resort, The Westin Resort & Spa Ubud, Bali

Get Ready to Rise at this tropical resort featuring complete rejuvenation, signature wellness experiences, and breathtaking scenery BALI, INDONESIA, 2020-Feb-07 — /Travel PR News/ — Westin Hotels & Resorts today (FEBRUARY 5, 2020) announced the opening of its latest Bali Resort, The Westin Resort & Spa Ubud, Bali, located amidst a rich expanse of rice… Read the full press release

JW Marriott launches a collection of spa products aimed at relieving travel’s most common stressors

BETHESDA, MD, 2020-Feb-07 — /Travel PR News/ — JW Marriott, in collaboration with Aromatherapy Associates, today (FEBRUARY 5, 2020) announced the launch of The Mindful Travel Edit, a collection of four spa products aimed at relieving travel’s most common stressors. Just in time for a new year of travel, the kit includes a collection of… Read the full press release

Marriott International’s most well-known brands brought together in one location for the first time at Frankfurt Airport

BETHESDA, MD, 2020-Feb-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International has unveiled an exciting new offering at Frankfurt Airport following a long-term commitment to upgrade and elevate the existing Sheraton Frankfurt Airport Hotel & Conference Center. The renovation of the property not only delivers a revamped Sheraton hotel to the market but also a brand-new… Read the full press release

W Hotels to showcase its first-ever float in the 2020 Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade

W inspires travelers to celebrate equality with first-ever Sydney parade float SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA, 2020-Feb-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Whoever you are, wherever you are, you’re welcome at W Hotels. With inclusiveness at the heart of W since it debuted over 20 years ago, the global, trailblazing lifestyle hotel brand is teaming up with Australia’s… Read the full press release

WE to expand its sustainable development efforts in Kabolwo, Kenya through Marriott Bonvoy

Marriott International’s travel program, Marriott Bonvoy, pledges to support implementation of sustainable development projects in Kabolwo through WE TORONTO, CANADA, 2020-Jan-30 — /Travel PR News/ —Today (JANUARY 29, 2020), WE announces the expansion of the organization’s sustainable development efforts through a new community partnership with Kabolwo, a rural region in Bomet County, Kenya, made possible by… Read the full press release

The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach unveils an elegant new design following a $90 million renovation

The historic Art Deco resort unveils an elegant new design as it is poised to become one of the most coveted destinations in South Florida MIAMI, FL, 2020-Jan-29 — /Travel PR News/ — The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach is thrilled to have re-opened its doors following a $90 million, multi-year renovation by owners Flag Luxury Group,… Read the full press release

Delta Hotels by Marriott Indianapolis Airport opens its doors to guests

INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA, 2020-Jan-29 — /Travel PR News/ — Delta Hotels announced today (JANUARY 28, 2020) the official grand opening of the Delta Hotels by Marriott Indianapolis Airport in collaboration with Navika Capitol Group & The Ghoman Group. The hotel focuses on doing the simple things perfectly, featuring a clean aesthetic and a modern take on… Read the full press release

Live at Aloft Hotels Homecoming Tour continues in 2020 with the brightest talent in music

Following Shows in Chicago, Perth, Madrid, Los Angeles, Dublin, 2020’s Tour Stops Continue to Take Music Makers Back to Their Roots in Dubai, Mexico, and China BETHESDA, MD, 2020-Jan-24 — /Travel PR News/ — The brightest talent in music will be returning to their hometowns for free live music performances as the Live at Aloft… Read the full press release

Marriott International announces a landmark agreement to open a 2,600-room Fairfield by Marriott property in Makkah

2,600-room hotel would be the largest Fairfield, and brand’s first in Middle East and Africa RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, 2020-Jan-24 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today (JANUARY 22, 2020) announced that it has signed a landmark agreement with Nahdet Al-Mashaer to open a 2,600-room Fairfield by Marriott property in Makkah. The… Read the full press release

Marriott International opens 144-room Residence Inn Panama City

The 144-room property pays tribute to Panama’s vibrant culture and history with local design touches PANAMA CITY, PANAMA, 2020-Jan-24 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International today (JANUARY 23, 2020) announced the highly anticipated opening of the first Residence Inn in Panama City. With properties located in the United States, Canada, Europe, Middle East and… Read the full press release

W Hotels Worldwide unveils its new unisex amenity

Every W Hotel Around the World to Feature New On-The-Road Regimen from Eco-Conscious Skin and Haircare Leader The Davines Group; Brandwide Collaboration Includes Three Exclusive New Products NEW YORK, NY, 2020-Jan-16 — /Travel PR News/ — Heads are about to turn. W Hotels Worldwide today (JANUARY 15, 2020) unveils its new unisex amenity line with… Read the full press release

Marriott International to bring the W brand for the first time to Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula

218-room, oceanfront W Playa del Carmen is expected to open in 2023 MONTERREY, MEXICO, 2020-Jan-10 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today (JANUARY 9, 2020) announced that it has signed an agreement with Fibra Inn (BMV: FINN13, ADR OTC: DFBRY) to bring the W Hotels brand for the first time to… Read the full press release

The 249-room AC Hotel Santiago Costanera Center in Chile opens its doors to guests

The Design-Driven AC Hotel Santiago Costanera Center Debuts in One of the Tallest Buildings in Latin America with a Spectacular Rooftop Terrace SANTIAGO, CHILE, 2020-Jan-08 — /Travel PR News/ — AC Hotels by Marriott®, the design-led lifestyle brand from Marriott International, announced today (JANUARY 6, 2020) the opening of the 249-room AC Hotel Santiago Costanera Center, inviting… Read the full press release

Marriott International to bring the W Brand to Cairo, Egypt

Slated to Open in 2024, W Cairo is Expected to Bring the W Hotels Brand to Cairo for the First Time CAIRO, EGYPT, 2019-Dec-19 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today (DECEMBER 16, 2019) announced it has entered into an agreement with Landmark Sabbour to bring the W Brand’s bold design, signature… Read the full press release

Marriott International announces the completion of the acquisition of Elegant Hotels Group

BETHESDA, MD, 2019-Dec-11 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) announced that it has completed its acquisition of Elegant Hotels Group plc. The announcement from Elegant and International Hotel Licensing Company S.à r.l. was issued over London’s Regulatory News Service earlier today (DECEMBER 9, 2019). Full text can be found below: On 18… Read the full press release

Marriott International announces the opening of Courtyard by Marriott Hamburg City

HAMBURG, GERMANY, 2019-Dec-03 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International today (DECEMBER 2, 2019) announced the opening of Courtyard by Marriott Hamburg City, the second Courtyard by Marriott hotel in the leading business city. The 277-guestroom hotel is set in an unparalleled city centre location with Hamburg’s gastronomic, shopping and cultural highlights on its doorstep, as well… Read the full press release

Marriott International to adopt FreedomPay’s award winning commerce platform

The award winning FreedomPay Commerce Platform™ has been widely recognized for driving innovation, transformation and growth across a wide range of industries PHILADELPHIA, PA, 2019-Nov-20 — /Travel PR News/ — FreedomPay, an innovative leader in commerce technologies, today (NOVEMBER 19, 2019) announced an agreement with Marriott International to adopt FreedomPay’s award winning commerce platform to… Read the full press release

The Ritz-Carlton, Perth opens its doors to guests

A stunning new architectural masterpiece on Elizabeth Quay, The Ritz-Carlton, Perth is set to elevate luxury hospitality through legendary service and immersive local experiences PERTH, AUSTRALIA, 2019-Nov-19 — /Travel PR News/ — The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C today (NOVEMBER 18, 2019) announced the opening of The Ritz-Carlton, Perth, in the capital city of Western Australia. Part of the… Read the full press release

Marriott International announces two all-inclusive, oceanfront resorts in the Caribbean

New agreements include an 800-room Marriott Hotels all-inclusive resort expected to open in 2022 BETHESDA, MD, 2019-Nov-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today (NOVEMBER 14, 2019) announced it has signed contracts with hotel developers to open two all-inclusive, oceanfront resorts in the Caribbean – an 800-room Marriott Hotel in Jamaica and… Read the full press release

Marriott International to introduce three of its global hospitality brands to Thailand

Plan would bring more than 1,500 rooms and debut three brands across Phuket and Pattaya by 2024 BANGKOK, THAILAND, 2019-Nov-18 — /Travel PR News/ — Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) today (NOVEMBER 15, 2019) announced it has signed agreements with Asset World Corporation (AWC), Thailand’s leading integrated lifestyle real-estate group, to introduce three of its… Read the full press release

W Records Debuts in China with FiFi Rong’s Exclusive Track “Farewell to Cambridge”

W Records Debuts in China with FiFi Rong’s Exclusive Track “Farewell to Cambridge” Benefitting Amazonas Sustainable Foundation BETHESDA, MD, 2019-Nov-06 — /Travel PR News/ — W Hotels Worldwide today (NOVEMBER 5, 2019) announced the latest release from the iconic hotel brand’s newest music initiative, W Records. The W brand has named Fifi Rong, the Beijing born,… Read the full press release

Zadún, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve opens its doors to guests

The first Ritz-Carlton Reserve in Mexico offers an authentic and immersive experience, showcasing the best of modern Mexican design and featuring artisans from across the country SAN JOSÉ DEL CABO, MEXICO, 2019-Nov-05 — /Travel PR News/ — Zadún, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, the latest resort in the prestigious Ritz-Carlton Reserve portfolio, is delighted to open its doors,… Read the full press release