Marriott Recognizes White Lodging with Four Awards

Each year, Marriott names the best full service franchised properties and general managers for the year. White Lodging took home three property awards and one of the coveted General Manager…

Each year, Marriott names the best full service franchised properties and general managers for the year. White Lodging took home three property awards and one of the coveted General Manager of the Year awards, which honored Phil Ray, general manager of the JW Marriott Indianapolis.

The properties taking home Hotel of the Year awards included the JW Marriott Austin (Classic Luxury), JW Marriott Indianapolis (Classic Luxury) and Renaissance Boulder Flatiron Hotel (Distinctive Premium).

In Phil’s nomination, it was noted, “if ever there was a leader who exemplifies J. Willard Marriott’s principle to ‘Take care of your associates and they’ll take care of your guests,’ it’s Phil Ray.”

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White Lodging, established in 1985, is one of the leading ownership, development, and management companies in America. An innovative trendsetter, the organization’s portfolio includes convention, urban lifestyle, and suburban select hotels with more than $1 billion in managed revenue. White Lodging operates more than 90-premium hotels, 30 restaurants and 30 brands in 20 states. Success knows no boundaries at White Lodging, where associates and leadership have consistently earned superior guest satisfaction scores, top market share and industry-leading profit margins while recruiting the best, brightest, and most passionate professionals in every discipline for three decades. White Lodging is a proud winner of the 2018 & 2019 Gallup Great Workplace Award.