These awards send a clear message to meeting planners everywhere that they can count on the Woodlands Waterway Marriott for a spectacular event.
THE WOODLANDS, TX (PRWEB) May 04, 2012
Marriott International is honoring two executives from The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel and Convention Center near Houston with national recognition awards for their outstanding achievements in event management and market strategy.
In addition, the entire hotel event planning staff is receiving accolades from the parent company headquarters for their successful management of the many complex and highly visible events that occurred in 2011 at the luxury hotel and convention center, which is located in The Woodlands, Texas, about 30 miles north of downtown Houston.
Mark McCaskey, director of event management at the hotel, was recognized nationally as “Event Leader of the Year” in the Americas Region for all Marriott and J.W. Marriott hotels.
Stephanie Sheeran, director of market strategy, was honored nationally as “Revenue Leader of the Year” for the Americas Region.
The hotel’s entire event management team was recognized for the second time in the past four years as “Event Management Team of the Year” in 2011.
“At The Woodlands Waterway Marriott we strive every day to meet or exceed our customers’ expectations,” said Fred Domenick, general manager. “We know the success or failure of that effort hinges, more than anything else, on our people. We’re proud of this well-deserved recognition for Mark, Stephanie and the entire events management team because these awards send a clear message to meeting planners everywhere that they can count on the Woodlands Waterway Marriott for a spectacular event.”
The Woodlands Waterway Marriott is rated number four of all Marriott Hotels for social catering events, which include galas, weddings and award banquets.
Marriott International owns or operates more than 3,700 hotel properties in 73 countries and territories worldwide, and more than 3,100 properties in the Americas Region. To encourage and recognize excellence among its management companies and associates, Marriott International holds annual awards programs to acknowledge its most outstanding Marriott associates and properties. To win one of these awards means the recipient is truly best in class and stands as an example of excellence for Marriott associates and properties around the world.
About the Hotel
The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center is a luxurious hotel located in the heart of The Woodlands, Texas near fine dining, shopping and easy access to entertainment venues. Connected via Sky-bridge to The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, guests will enjoy our location just minutes from the concert stage. This hotel in The Woodlands features a convention center with over 70,000 square feet of function space that easily accommodates groups of all sizes and offers distinct settings for business meetings and events. Guests can take advantage of our lavish amenities including luxurious bedding, outdoor pool and hot tub, Fitness Center and Spa, Ristorante Tuscany and Acqua Lounge. The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center has earned the prestigious ENERGY STAR label from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its efforts to conserve water and energy and protect the environment.
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