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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:
Bvlgari Hotels & Resorts
JW Marriott Hotels
Marriott Hotels & Resorts
Courtyard by Marriott
Fairfield Inn & Suites
Residence Inn by Marriott
Marriott Executive Apartments
Marriott Vacation Club
Grand Residences by Marriott
The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club