Marriott Vacations Worldwide Named One of Utah’s ‘Best Places to Work’
ORLANDO, Fla. – February 6, 2012 – Marriott Vacations Worldwide’s (NYSE: VAC) Owner Services department was recently named one of the ‘Best Places to Work’ by the Utah Department of Workforce Services’ Work/Life Awards for the fourth year in a row. Utah’s Work/Life Awards recognize excellence in the workplace and is known nationwide for its rigorous evaluation and application process.
“It is an honor to be recognized as one of Utah’s ‘Best Places to Work’ for a fourth consecutive year,” said Lee Hall, general manager of Owner Services for Marriott Vacations Worldwide. “One of our most enduring principles continues to be taking care of our associates who then take great care of our customers. It’s these practices that continue to lead us to high levels of excellence.”
Marriott Vacations Worldwide’s Owner Services is home to more than 500 associates and focuses on providing excellent customer service, worldwide reservations and Marriott Rewards assistance to over 400,000 Owners and Members worldwide. Owner Services prides itself in offering flexible work schedules that allow associates to balance their work/home life; internal advancement and career growth opportunities; and direct manager to associate relationships. Giving back to the community is also a key component of the company’s culture and few have been more committed to serving the greater Salt Lake City community than Owner Services.
About Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation
Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation is the leading global pure-play vacation ownership company. Since entering the industry in 1984, we earned its position as a leader and innovator in vacation ownership products. In late 2011, Marriott Vacations Worldwide was established as a separate, public company focusing primarily on vacation ownership experiences. The new company preserves high standards of excellence in serving its customers, investors and associates while maintaining a long-term relationship with Marriott International, Inc. Marriott Vacations Worldwide offers a diverse portfolio of quality products, programs and management expertise with more than 60 resorts and approximately 400,000 Owners and Members. Its brands include: Marriott Vacation Club, The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club and Grand Residences by Marriott. For more information, please visit www.marriottvacationsworldwide.com.