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The company was founded by J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott in 1927. Their son, J.W. “Bill” Marriott, Jr., grew up working in the family business and spent more than 50 years shaping it into one of the world’s leading hospitality companies. Bill Marriott is currently Marriott’s Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board.
Marriott is headquartered near Washington, DC in Bethesda, Maryland, USA. We have more than 3,700 hotels in over 73 countries and territories around the world.
Marriott operates and franchises hotels under the following brands:
The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club®
Bvlgari Hotels & Resorts®
JW Marriott Hotels®
Marriott Hotels & Resorts®
Marriott Executive Apartments®
Marriott Vacation Club®
Courtyard by Marriott®
Residence Inn by Marriott®
Grand Residences by Marriott®
Fairfield Inn & Suites®