Marriott International recently announced the opening of Courtyard by Marriott Hamburg City, the second Courtyard by Marriott hotel in the leading business destination.
Marriott International 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 a 283-room Autograph Collection on Curaçao.
The Luxury Collection announced the opening of Al Messila, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa in Doha, marking the debut of the brand in Qatar.
Marriott International recognised Chef Henry Mateo of Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa and Fraliza Gianniodis of The Ritz-Carlton, Boston as 2019’s Masters of the Craft for the Americas.
The pair emerged victorious after the final round of the second annual competition designed to discover and showcase top culinary and beverage talent across Marriott International properties in North, South and Central America.
Over the past six months, 3,024 bar and restaurant associates of all levels from 378 properties across 30 hotel brands competed to prove their prowess through quick-fire cooking and bartending challenges.
During the timed, rapid-fire competition, each contestant was tasked with incorporating a mystery ingredient into a signature dish or cocktail, which was then judged on the basis of technique, creativity and taste.
Designed to foster creativity and recognize talent, Masters of the Craft has grown substantially since it launched the finals round at Marriott headquarters last year, where approximately 2,200 associates participated.
Four Points by Sheraton Doha, part of Marriott International, has officially opened, marking the brand’s debut in Qatar.
W Hotels Worldwide announced its newest member of its Global Music Collective with the appointment of Leah Chisholm (AKA LP Giobbi) as music director, North America.
AC Hotels, the carefully curated lifestyle brand from Marriott International marked the African debut of the global thought leadership series, AC Unpacked at AC Hotel Cape Town Waterfront on September 26 with a lively panelist discussion between local experts shaping the world of Art and Design in The Mother City.
Marriott International has signed an agreement with Assila Investments to bring its Luxury Collection brand for the first time to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Following the opening of The St. Regis Amman this summer, the brand hosted a celebratory invite-only midnight supper in partnership with Vogue Arabia to mark its debut in Jordan.