Ian Schrager pledges $1m donation to Arne M. Sorenson Hospitality Fund
A renowned American hotelier and friend of the late Arne Sorenson has pledged $1.28m to help support the programmatic and career development elements of the Marriott-Sorenson Center for Hospitality Leadership.
Brisbane’s first Courtyard by Marriott hotel opens its doors
The hotel offering in Brisvegas has grown, thankfully sans any pokies or indoor smoking areas.
Marriott to more than double all-inclusive portfolio through new deal
Just like the waistline of Travel Weekly’s editor, Marriott’s all-inclusive portfolio of hotels and resorts is expanding.
Marriott boss Arne Sorenson to step back for cancer treatment
In the meantime, Sorenson has tapped two veteran Marriott execs to oversee the company’s day-to-day operations. Here’s hoping he makes a speedy recovery.
Marriott begins global roll-out of refreshed Sheraton brand
Did you think Sheraton hotels had become a bit dowdy? Well, it appears the big cheeses over at Marriott thought so too.
JW Marriott brand makes Pacific debut on the Gold Coast
It’s rumoured Marriott’s regional boss loves the new resort so much that he now lives in one of its private poolside cabanas.
Courtyard by Marriott to fly flag in Brisbane and outer Melbourne
Just to clarify, Marriott is expanding its portfolio of Courtyard-branded hotels – not Marriott-branded courtyards, as first reported by Travel Weekly.
Hotel giants reveal their third-quarter performance, and the recovery signs are promising
by Huntley Mitchell
It’s been a difficult year so far for hotel companies, to say the least, but the key players are all witnessing green shoots in their recovery from the impacts of COVID-19.
Marriott smacked with $33.7m fine over infamous data breach
by Christian Fleetwood
The end of the Starwood saga has arrived, with Marriott served a $33.7 million fine over a data breach that may have affected as many as 339 million guests.
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