Marriot - International Headquarter is in Bethesda, Maryland U.S. Founded in 1927. Areas of operation worldwide. Employees 151000 Founded by J. Willard.
Size and position 2600 hotels & resorts and 6300 vacations ownership villas worldwide. Total no of rooms 425900. 17 brands and have hotels in 70 countries. Ranked among most admired and best palce to work with.
Carlson group is a privately held international corporation in the hotel, restaurant, and travel industries. Headquarters- Minneapolis,Minnesota,U.S. Established in 1938. Hubert Joly – President and CEO. Employees - 150000
business Mainly Hospitality focussed. Comprises of – Hotels, Restaurants, Travel Management.
Carlson group of Hotels Carlson is amongst the global leading company. World’s largest player in hotels business with more than 1080 locations in 77 cuntries. Brands by Carlson Group of hotels Radisson Country Inn and Suites Park Plaza Park Inn
Carlson’s ambition is to expand Radisson as a powerful, globally consistent, first-class brand. The positioning is being supported by a series of innovations including new room concepts, new restaurant concepts and a series of new service concepts focused on the guest experience.
With 430 hotels in operation globally and 107 hotels currently in the pipeline, the brand is poised for significant growth around the world.
Carlson plans to grow the portfolio to at least 600 hotels by 2015.
Carlson’s bright, bold and fresh mid-scale brand. Rated number one in 2009 for guest satisfaction in Europe. key focus on leisure and business guests. It has 111 hotels in operation throughout the world and 56 hotels in the contracted pipeline.
Upper midscale hotel brand for business and leisure travelers. Park Plaza offers award-winning meeting facilities and staff who live the brand's value proposition by going out of their way to show their appreciation to their guests. Park Plaza hotels are located in city centers worldwide. 35 hotels around the world with 14 hotels under development.
Promotions & Merchandising Getting customers to try new services & menu items. Increasing off peak sales. Increase in sales in period that coincide with major events. Increasing travel intermediaries to sell their business. Reward programmes. Point of purchase. POP- Demonstrations.