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Marriott International Earns Top Score on Disability Equality Index

12 July 2021
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Company Also Named to 2021 Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion list

For the second consecutive year Marriott International, Inc. has earned the top score of 100 on the Disability Equality Index (DEI) and been named to the Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion list. The DEI was launched in 2015 by Disability:IN and The American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD) and is acknowledged today as one of the most robust disability inclusion assessment tools in business. The DEI measures a wide range of criteria including culture & leadership, employment practices, supplier diversity, community engagement, enterprise-wide access, and non-U.S. operations.

Marriott has consistently championed diversity, equity and inclusion and has been recognized for its talent development programs with a long list of notable and lifetime achievement awards, including – Working Mother 100 Best Companies Quarter-Century Club and Hall of Fame, Black Enterprise Best Companies for Diversity, a repeat LATINA Style Company of the Year, Asia Society Best Companies for Asian Pacific Americans, National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) Top 10 Companies for Executive Women and Hall of Fame, National Organization on Disability (NOD) Leading Disability Employer, AAPD and Disability:IN DEI Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion, a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® each year since inception of the list in 1998, and have received a 100 percent score on the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index for many years.

Marriott has continually been recognized for its outstanding workplace programs. For a comprehensive list, please visit Awards and Recognition. For more information on Marriott’s global diversity and inclusion initiatives, visit www.marriott.com/diversity.

About Marriott International
Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR) is based in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, and encompasses a portfolio of more than 7,600 properties under 30 leading brands spanning 133 countries and territories. Marriott operates and franchises hotels and licenses vacation ownership resorts all around the world. The company offers Marriott Bonvoy™, its highly-awarded travel program. For more information, please visit our website at www.marriott.com, and for the latest company news, visit www.marriottnewscenter.com. In addition, connect with us on Facebook and @MarriottIntl on Twitter and Instagram.

Media Contact:
Sarah Brown
Corporate Media Relations
(202) 870-9942
sarah.brown@marriott.com