Marriott Announces Expansion of Convention & Resort Network
Marriott's Convention & Resort Network (CRN) recently announced its expansion to 100 hotels and resorts located in the U.S., the Caribbean, Mexico and Canada. The Network is designed to provide consistent, high-quality meeting experiences, regardless of which CRN property a group may choose.
The CRN portfolio features more than 9.3 million square feet of meeting space and more than 100,000 guest rooms, and includes brands such as Autograph Collection Hotels, Gaylord Hotels, JW Marriott, The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts, Marriott Hotels, Renaissance Hotels, Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, and Westin Hotels & Resorts.
"We are extrememly excited by the opportunities that the addition of these properties presents to our customers," says Mike Wainwright, vice president of sales at the Marriott Convention & Resort Network. "This presence in new markets allows 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."
Along with the expansion, the CRN has introduced a new website to provide better tools for event planners. For quick and easy access to information, the website features pre-selected hotel search groupings, narrated site videos and the MeetingsImagined platform. A comprehensive list of all 100 CRN properties can be found on the website as well, www.conventionresortnetwork.com.