Marriott International

10400 Fernwood Rd,
Bethesda, Maryland United States

Phone: 301-380-3200
Marriott International, Inc. is a leading lodging company with more than 3,300 lodging properties in 68 countries and territories. Its heritage can be traced to a small root beer stand opened in Washington, D.C. in 1927 by company founders, J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott. Marriott International operates and franchises hotels under the Marriott, JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, Renaissance, Residence Inn, Courtyard, TownePlace Suites, Fairfield Inn, SpringHill Suites and Bulgari brand names; develops and operates vacation ownership resorts under the Marriott Vacation Club, The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club, The Ritz-Carlton Residences and Grand Residences by Marriott brands; operates Marriott Executive Apartments; provides furnished corporate housing through its Marriott ExecuStay division; and operates conference centers. The company is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, USA and had approximately 146,000 employees at 2008 year-end. It is recognized by FORTUNE® as one of the best companies to work for, and by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as Partner of the Year since 2004. In fiscal year 2008, Marriott International reported sales from continuing operations of nearly $13 billion. For more information or reservations, please visit our web site at To learn more about developing Marriott branded hotels visit For an interactive online version of Marriott's 2008 Annual Report, which includes a short video message from Chairman and CEO J.W. Marriott, Jr., visit Marriott International's goal is to create significant value by aggressively building its brands and growing its businesses. The company is dedicated to providing exceptional service to customers, growth opportunities for associates, and attractive returns to shareholders and owners.


Christie Patterson
10400 Fernwood Rd Dept. 51.514.01,
Bethesda, Maryland United States