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PlacePass Raises Strategic Investment From Marriott International
Date: 
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Location: 
Cambridge
Categories: 
Consumer
eCommerce & Marketplaces

PlacePass, a pioneering provider of travel technology solutions offering travelers a leading online meta-search platform for in-destination experiences and activities, today announced an investment from Marriott International, Inc. 

The companies also announced their intent to establish a partnership aimed at accelerating Marriott’s ability to provide guests and members of its three loyalty programs – Marriott Rewards, which includes The Ritz-Carlton Rewards, and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) – with even more travel experiences around the world when they book direct with Marriott.

"The demand for experiential travel is growing at an unprecedented pace," said Emily Bernard, Chief Brand Officer and co-founder of PlacePass. "This investment from Marriott will help us accelerate our vision of enriching lives through great experiences across the globe. We're thrilled to help Marriott expand its portfolio of in-destination offerings and create more value for Marriott guests in a variety of personalized ways... READ MORE