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Sheraton Grand Tbilisi Metechi Palace reopens in Georgia

Sheraton Grand Tbilisi Metechi Palace reopens in Georgia

2 days ago Hotel News

Sheraton Hotels & Resorts has unveiled the transformation of the Sheraton Grand Tbilisi Metechi Palace following a full-scale renovation. Carrying the Sheraton Grand designation, the property truly delivers on the heritage and sophisticated design that characterises these hotels.

Marriott promotes long-stay sector with new campaign

Marriott promotes long-stay sector with new campaign

5 days ago Hotel News

Marriott International has announced its first-ever longer stays category marketing campaign, Room for Possibility. The integrated effort features Residence Inn by Marriott, Element Hotels and TownePlace Suites by Marriott to reinforce each brand’s offerings.

Sorenson diagnosed with pancreatic cancer

Sorenson diagnosed with pancreatic cancer

3 May 2019 Hotel News

Marriott International has announced that president and chief executive, Arne Sorenson, has been diagnosed with stage two pancreatic cancer. Sorenson, who took up the role in 2012 and is just the third leader in the history of the company, will remain in his role while undergoing treatment.

Parklane takes Luxury Collection brand into Cyprus

Parklane takes Luxury Collection brand into Cyprus

17 April 2019 Hotel News

Parklane, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, has opened in Limassol, Cyprus. Owned and operated by Parklane Hotels, the property marks Marriott International’s entry into Cyprus and is the first international luxury branded resort in the country.

Jerome Briet, chief development officer, Middle East & Africa, Marriott International

Jerome Briet, chief development officer, Middle East & Africa, Marriott International

10 April 2019 Videos

With Marriott maintaining its position as the largest hospitality provider in the Middle East, Breaking Travel News here chats with Jerome Briet, chief development officer in the region for the company, during the Arabian Hospitality Investment Forum. He tells us which markets Marriott expects to grow, the company’s focus on the luxury sector and how the new Bonvoy loyalty scheme has been received by guests.