Articles tagged “protea hospitality”

Marriott Takes First Steps to Bring Its Brand to South Africa

Marriott Takes First Steps to Bring Its Brand to South Africa

Mike Cohen, Bloomberg

Marriott's likely learned enough from Protea in the last year that it is making the move with plenty of knowledge of the market.

4 years ago

Marriott Completes Protea Acquisition Doubling Its Presence in Middle East, Africa

Marriott Completes Protea Acquisition Doubling Its Presence in Middle East, Africa

Associated Press

Africa is set to become the next Asia with a developing tourism economy that is sure to attract more visitors and businesses in coming years. Marriott has positioned itself as an early mover and will likely continue its expansion from here.

5 years ago

Marriott Acquires African Hospitality Chain For $186 Million

Marriott Acquires African Hospitality Chain For $186 Million

Associated Press

With this acquisition of Protea Hospitality's 116 properties in seven African countries, Marriott says it becomes the largest chain in the Middle East and Africa.

6 years ago