Marriott’s content studio is now a film studio, too

by Tanya Dua
In an ongoing effort to get every traveler into one of its beds, Marriott is taking the unconventional route of becoming a film studio. The hotel chain’s global content-creation arm began production of its first short film on Monday in Los Angeles. “Two Bellmen” – a dance, music and parkour bonanza – is the story of two hotel bell hops who thwart an art heist at the JW Marriot ...Read the full article

Basketball Star Jordan Farmar Delivers the Surprise of a Lifetime - Year of Surprises

Ryan Hicks is the co-founder of Ballin’ For Peace, an organization dedicated to improving the lives of young people in Los Angeles through the love of basketball. His colleague, Sharon, nominated Ryan for a Year of Surprises party to honor and celebrate his dedication to Ballin’ for Peace and his community. The party was decked out with a red carpet, surprise LA Clippers host, Jordan Farmar, performances by Ryan’s favorite rappers, Calico Jonez & Young Fly, and an adorable 3-point contest for the kids. The evening concluded with a special surprise from Marriott Rewards that you won’t want to miss. Watch more Year of Surprises videos here - Find out more about the organization Ballin’ For Peace - Subscribe to Marriott Rewards on YouTube - Marriott Rewards on Facebook - Visit to find out more about the Marriott Rewards Year of Surprises program.