ASAE, Marriott Announce New Conference Center Name

As part of the strategic partnership with Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE:MAR), ASAE is renaming its conference center to the J.W. Marriott, Jr. – ASAE Conference Center.

As part of the strategic partnership with Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE:MAR), ASAE is renaming its conference center to the J.W. Marriott, Jr. – ASAE Conference Center.

“Marriott International has been a long-time supporter of the association community and ASAE, and we see this as a way to honor their involvement,” said ASAE President and CEO John H. Graham IV, CAE.

ASAE and Marriott International will host a reception to celebrate the new name later this fall. It will highlight the long standing relationship between ASAE and Marriott International, the history of Marriott International involvement within the association community as well as the important role associations’ play in the hospitality industry.

If press would like to attend the reception, please contact ASAE’s press department.

MEDIA CONTACT: Sabrina Kidwai, APR, [email protected], 202-326-9505.

About ASAE: The Center for Association Leadership
ASAE is a membership organization of more than 21,000 association executives and industry partners representing 10,000 organizations. Its members manage leading trade associations, individual membership societies and voluntary organizations across the United States and in nearly 50 countries around the world. With support of the ASAE Foundation, a separate nonprofit entity, ASAE is the premier source of learning, knowledge and future-oriented research for the association and nonprofit profession, and provides resources, education, ideas and advocacy to enhance the power and performance of the association and nonprofit community. For more information about ASAE, visit www.asaecenter.org.

MEDIA CONTACT: Laurie Goldstein, APR, [email protected], 301-380-7770.

About Marriott International, Inc.
Marriott International, Inc. (NYSE: MAR) is a leading lodging company based in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, with more than 3,800 properties in 72 countries and territories and reported revenues of nearly $12 billion in fiscal year 2012. 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, Courtyard, Fairfield Inn & Suites, SpringHill Suites, Residence Inn, TownePlace Suites, Marriott Executive Apartments, Marriott Vacation Club, Grand Residences by Marriott and The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club. There are approximately 325,000 employees at headquarters, managed and franchised properties. Marriott is consistently recognized as a top employer and for its superior business operations, which it conducts based on five core values: put people first, pursue excellence, embrace change, act with integrity, and serve our world. For more information or reservations, please visit our website at www.marriott.com, and for the latest company news, visit www.marriottnewscenter.com.

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