Marriott and Ritz-Carlton Partners with Magsaysay

Photo shows Mr. Alex Kyriakidis, President and Managing Director of Marriott International Inc. - Middle East and Africa Continent and Mr. Marlon Roňo, President of Magsaysay Global Services, Inc. during the official signing ceremony at Ritz Carlton Dubai

Magsaysay, through its subsidiary Magsaysay Global Services, Inc., was recently appointed as the exclusive recruitment partner for the Philippines and Indonesia by Marriott International Inc. - Middle East and Africa.

 
The partnership shall cover all Marriott International and Ritz-Carlton hotels in the Middle East and Africa which includes the brands under the group operating in the continent, namely: The Ritz-Carlton, Edition, JW Marriott, Marriott Hotels and Resorts, Renaissance Hotels, Courtyard by Marriott, Marriott Executive Residences and Residence Inn by Marriott.
 
“It is important to Marriott International and Ritz-Carlton to source competent, experienced and talented hospitality professionals to join their new hotels and Magsaysay is able to offer them the kind of people they need,” said Marlon Roňo, President of Magsaysay Global Services. “We are very pleased and honored to have been chosen as the exclusive recruitment partner of one of the world’s premier hotel brands and are happy to bring more international career opportunities to Filipinos”.
 
The Middle East and Africa Continent of Marriott International currently operates 40 hotels within the region and is expected to open 44 more properties until 2017.  These new properties are expected to generate around 12,500 new jobs, a significant number of which will be open for Filipinos.
 
About Magsaysay
Magsaysay People Resources is one of the world’s leading human resource companies.  Through its subsidiaries Magsaysay Global Services for land-based placement and Magsaysay Maritime Corporation for sea-based placement, Magsaysay provides its clients with qualified and competent people for a variety of industries.  Magsaysay has recruitment and training centers in strategic sourcing areas in the key cities in the Philippines, Indonesia, and China.
 
About Marriott International
Marriott International, Inc. is a leading lodging company with more than 3,400 lodging properties in 68 countries and territories. Marriott International operates and franchises hotels under the Marriott, JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, Renaissance, Residence Inn, Courtyard, TownePlace Suites, Fairfield Inn, SpringHill Suites and Bulgari brand names; develops and operates vacation ownership resorts under the Marriott Vacation Club, The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club, and Grand Residences by Marriott brands; licenses and manages whole-ownership residential brands, including The Ritz-Carlton Residences, JW Marriott Residences and Marriott Residences; operates Marriott Executive Apartments; provides furnished corporate housing through its Marriott ExecuStay division; and operates conference centers. The company is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, and had approximately 137,000 employees at 2009 year-end. It is recognized by Fortune as one of the best companies to work for, and by Newsweek as one of the greenest big companies in America. In fiscal year 2009, Marriott International reported sales from continuing operations of nearly $11 billion.

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