This Day On The Street
Continue to site
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Marriott International Announces New Global Officer Of Marriott Signature Brands & Global Sales

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  Marriott International Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) has named Brian King Global Officer, Marriott Signature Brands & Global Sales. In his new role, King will be responsible for leading the Marriott Signature Brands and brand marketing teams, as well as leading the Global Sales Organization.

Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140814/136258

"There is no executive better suited for this role," said Stephanie Linnartz, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing & Commercial officer, Marriott International. "Brian's experience and expertise along with his passion for brands, sales and customer engagement make him the ideal candidate to lead our Marriott Signature bands and the Global Sales Organization."

During his 23 years with Marriott International, King has held multiple leadership roles spanning brand management, revenue management, reservations, regional operations and sales including his last role as Senior Vice President, Brand Management & Portfolio Programs for Marriott.

"I am thrilled to enter this next chapter in my Marriott career," said King. "Along with the most powerful portfolio of lodging brands in the industry, we also have incredible relationships with our customers around the globe.  It is an exciting time in the travel industry, with a record number of travelers seeking new and exciting destinations. The combination of Marriott's vast brand offerings and sophisticated, customer centric network of Global Sales Offices, provide today's travel professionals distinct lodging choices and ease of booking." 

King's new role will encompass brand positioning, long-range strategic brand planning and product development globally for Marriott's Signature Brands including Marriott Hotels, JW Marriott, Courtyard, Fairfield Inn & Suites, Residence Inn, SpringHill Suites, Marriott Executive Apartments and TownePlace Suites.  In addition, he will lead the Global Sales Organization helping shape its customer reach and effectiveness as Marriott continues its rapid global expansion.   Located in over 60 countries, the global sales team of 400 dedicated account executives, manage customer relationships that generate in excess of $10B in system-wide sales to Marriott's brands.   

King was recently awarded the Distinguished Alumni Award for Professional Achievement from his alma mater, Cardinal Stritch University.

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
SYM TRADE IT LAST %CHG

Markets

Chart of I:DJI
DOW 16,528.03 -114.98 -0.69%
S&P 500 1,972.18 -16.69 -0.84%
NASDAQ 4,776.5080 -51.8170 -1.07%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs