Marriott International Inc. is a well recognized and respected name in the hospitality and tourism industry worldwide. The company’s portfolio comprises offering of services such as hotel and lodging facilities for customers. The company has its business spread over to almost 80 countries and is owner of 4,087 properties presently.
It trades under the initials MAR at New York Stock Exchange and is on the list of Fortune magazine’s top 500 companies in the world. Bill Marriott is the Executive Chairman and Arne Sorenson serves as President and CEO. Recently the company opened its 4000th hotel by the name of Marriott Marquis in Washington D.C. Presently it is counted as one of the most profitable corporations in the industry of hospitality and tourism with revenues exceeding 12 billion USD every year.