Partnership Has Its Privileges! MCR Wins Marriott’s Top Honor

It doesn’t get better than this: MCR receives Marriott’s highest honor
for hospitality excellence, the Partnership Circle Award

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–What a dream team! MCR,
the sixth-largest hotel owner-operator in the United States, has
received Marriott’s Partnership Circle Award, the highest honor Marriott
(NASDAQ:MAR) presents to its owner and franchise partners.

The Partnership Circle Award honors companies that share a mutual,
long-term commitment to Marriott and fully live its vision — including
focusing on employees to create a well-managed, inspired workforce and
providing outstanding customer service.

Arne M. Sorenson, President and CEO of Marriott International, presented
the award to the MCR team — which has invested in 60 Marriott-branded
properties since 2006 — during the Marriott CONNECT Conference held at
the San Diego Marriott Marquis December 17-19, 2018. MCR first won the
Partnership Circle Award in 2015.

“We thank Marriott for recognizing us as a Partnership Circle Award
recipient,” says Tyler Morse, CEO and Managing Partner of MCR. “This
award belongs to every one of our 3,000 MCR team members — that includes
the Acquisitions & Development and Operations teams that find and
oversee our properties, as well as the general managers, housekeepers
and others who work tirelessly to give each guest an exceptional

MCR recently opened the Courtyard by
Marriott Dulles Airport Herndon
in Virginia and the Residence
Inn by Marriott Fort Lauderdale Pompano Beach
in Florida. Both
properties boast outstanding customer service and amenities — such as
free fast Wi-Fi — that continue MCR and Marriott’s commitment to
operating world-class hotels.

About MCR

MCR is the sixth-largest hotel owner-operator in the country and has
invested in and developed 104 hotel properties with more than 12,000
rooms in 27 states. MCR’s hotels are operated under 11 brands. The firm
has offices in New York City and Dallas. MCR is a recipient of the
Marriott Partnership Circle Award, the highest honor Marriott presents
to its owner and franchise partners, as well as the Hilton 2017 Top
Performer Award. For more information, please visit

About Marriott International

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) is the world’s largest hotel
company based in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, with more than 6,700
properties in 129 countries and territories. Marriott operates and
franchises hotels and licenses vacation ownership resorts. The company’s
30 leading brands include: Bulgari®, The Ritz-Carlton®
and The Ritz-Carlton Reserve®, St. Regis®, W®,
EDITION®, JW Marriott®, The Luxury Collection®,
Marriott Hotels®, Westin®, Le Meìridien®,
Renaissance® Hotels, Sheraton®, Delta Hotels by
Marriott℠, Marriott Executive Apartments®, Marriott Vacation
Club®, Autograph Collection® Hotels, Tribute
Portfolio™, Design Hotels™, Gaylord Hotels®, Courtyard®,
Four Points® by Sheraton, SpringHill Suites®,
Fairfield Inn & Suites®, Residence Inn®,
TownePlace Suites®, AC Hotels by Marriott®, Aloft®,
Element®, Moxy® Hotels, and Protea Hotels by
Marriott®. The company also operates award-winning loyalty
programs: Marriott Rewards®, which includes The Ritz-Carlton
Rewards®, and Starwood Preferred Guest®. For more
information, please visit our website at,
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