Marriott is a brand of Marriott International Inc.
Bill Marriott is the Executive Chairman and Arne Sorenson is the President and CEO of the company. The first hotel was built in 1957. Its head quarters are located in Maryland, USA. Marriott International Inc has 18 brands and more than 4000 hotels and resorts. The hotels are present in more than 80 countries.
Recently in January, 2015, Marriott has acquired Delta Hotels, Canadian hotel chain. The chain had 40 operating hotels in Canada.
Marriott has brands in all ranges from its signature brands to luxury, lifestyle, destination entertainment, selective service lodging, extended service lodging, timeshares, and conference centers.
Marriott has full-service hotels and resorts. It has more than 500 hotels and resorts. Hotels are located in approximately 50 countries.
They have loyalty program as Marriott Rewards. There are three different classes of loyal customers, platinum, gold and silver. Each class gets different facilities.
Marriott offers deals and discounts to its valued customers. Marriott has meeting conference rooms and halls facilities for business meetings, weddings and other conferences. Shopping facilities are also available at hotels. Marriott hotels are active on twitter for their customers.
Marriott had started 'Envelope Please' campaign for its room cleaning staff to get tips from the customers.