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Marriott's Convention & Resort Network Expands to 100 Properties


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The Marriott International Convention & Resort Network (CRN) now includes 100 hotels and resorts throughout the USA, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean.

The CRN portfolio includes properties from world-class brands such as Westin Hotels & Resorts®, Sheraton Hotels & Resorts®, The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts®, JW Marriott®, Autograph Collection® Hotels, Marriott Hotels® and Gaylord Hotels®.

“We are extremely excited by the opportunities that the addition of these properties presents to our customers,” says Mike Wainwright, vice-president of sales, Marriott Convention & Resort Network. “This presence in new markets allows for CRN to dramatically expand on the ability to provide meeting facilities in the most desired destinations and continue to deliver unparalleled service and experience in bigger and better ways.”

In addition to the expansion, CRN has unveiled a new website with stronger tools for planners, including preselected hotel search groupings (Hotels with 500-1,000 rooms, Newest Members, USA Resorts, Offshore Resorts, City Center Hotels, Golf & Spa Resorts, etc.), narrated site videos, and the MeetingsImagined platform.

Marriott’s Meeting Services App, planners can manage their event without ever leaving their seat. The app relieves the stress of time, space and language barriers by connecting planners and hotel teams on any web-enabled device in real time, 24/7. And it creates more time to empower, showcase and personalize every event from planning through billing.