24 posts categorized "Technology"

Should John McCain Become a Blogger?

September 2, 2008
The Internet and new media is playing a big role in the 2008 U.S. Presidential elections. Barack Obama has certainly taken it to new heights when he revealed his vice presidential running mate through text message. John McCain has gotten some grief because he's not very comfortable using a computer,...

Get a Taste of Our New Blog: Marriott in the Kitchen

February 11, 2008
Our company's roots go back to the restaurant business. My mom and dad opened their first A&W root beer stand in 1927 and when the weather got cold they put on chili, hot tamales, hamburgers and hot dogs and we were in the restaurant business. We opened a bunch of...

Getting Access

August 31, 2007
We know guest room technology is very important to our guests. A couple of months ago, I blogged about some new technology we're installing in our full service hotels. It's an LCD television with a connectivity panel, so you can watch and listen to digital devices through the television. Judging...

Keeping Our Guests Connected

March 12, 2007
We hold a lot of company conferences here at Marriott - like the recent gathering of our 800 JW Marriott, Marriott and Renaissance general managers. That's because we want to make sure our associates are informed about all the innovative initiatives we're launching and it's a great way to exchange...