Leading hospitality chain Marriott Hotels India Pvt. Ltd. has won been ranked as the second best employee-friendly organisation across Asia by the San Francisco-headquartered Great Place to Work Institute.
This accolade was conferred upon Marriott Hotels from among 900 companies across Australia, China, India, Japan, Korea, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka and the UAE and among an elite league of 60 workplaces.
Previously, in November 2014, the brand was named as one of the best global multinational companies to work for by the same institute.
Rajeev Menon, Area Vice President – South Asia, Marriott International Inc, says, “Our employees are our greatest assets.This special recognition reminds us that our workforce is the main reason we excel in the hospitality industry. We are thrilled that the award puts us in such fine company not only within India but across the continent.”
“Marriott takes great pride in its work culture – a culture that encourages its employees to maintain a healthy work life balance, one that recognizes and rewards talent and hard work. We believe that our workforce needs to be happy to be productive and therefore, we invest everything we can to keep them happy.” said Gurmeet Singh, Area Director of Human Resources – South Asia, Marriott International Inc.
Marriott International, Inc. has more than 4,100 properties in 79 countries and territories and reported revenues of nearly $14 billion in fiscal year 2014. The company operates and franchises hotels and licenses vacation ownership resorts under 18 brands, including: Marriott Hotels, The Ritz-Carlton, JW Marriott, Bulgari, EDITION, Renaissance, Gaylord Hotels, Autograph Collection, AC Hotels by Marriott, Moxy Hotels, Courtyard, Fairfield Inn & Suites, SpringHill Suites, Residence Inn, TownePlace Suites, Protea Hotels, Marriott Executive Apartments and Marriott Vacation Club. The company also manages the award-winning guest loyalty program, Marriott Rewards® and The Ritz-Carlton Rewards® program, which together surpass 49 million members.