Celebrates the Associate
Appreciation Week 2012 Bahrain
This week provides the opportunity to thank associates for everything they do every day to embody our enduring core values. Their hard work, commitment and dedication to our business and its people keep our operations running smoothly, our guests coming back, and the communities we serve a better place.
, the 6-days
event was filled with various fun activities such as games, competitions, raffles,
entertainment and a party on the last day of the week. More than 200 associates
from different departments participated in this great annual event. Bahrain
Also during this week the Marriott Executive Apartments Manama, Bahrain hosted a "Blood Donation Campaign". The event is part of its corporate core values "Spirit to Serve Our Communities". This is an integral part of the Associate Appreciation Week, giving associates the opportunity to serve their local community.
Working together with Bahrain Blood Bank (BBB), the blood donation campaign started from 9am to 12pm. More than 30 associates, guests and residents of the MEA Bahrain volunteered in the program.
General Manager Sam Van Campenhout said that the event is dedicated for the company's most valuable asset; our associates. "This week, our entire company was very grateful to celebrate our associate's hard work and dedication to serve our guests and communities".
Human Resources Manager Loay Mamdouh said "Appreciation week is one of the opportunities where we show our associates the Marriott philosophy of saying, if we take care of the associates, associates will take care of the guests, and the guests will come back."
"I believe that associates satisfaction is the most important tool to retain our workforce, and we should always focus on this, especially in the present tough competing environment," added Loay.
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Marriott Executive Apartments, the upscale serviced apartment brand of Marriott International (NYSE: MAR) will nearly double in size in the next 36 months to respond to a growing need in many emerging markets for long-term stay lodging for executive expatriates needing spacious housing and hotel amenities. Including
Marriott operates 17 Marriott Executive Apartments in 14 countries outside the U.S., and 14 more hotels are planned in
countries such as Qatar, Thailand, Egypt,
China, India, the United
Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia.
Oriadna J. Ortega (Marketing & PR Executive)
Marriott Executive Apartments
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