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CEO@Smith Welcomes Marriott’s Arne Sorenson, April 26

Apr 12, 2016
Experiential / Reality-based Learning


The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business Presents

CEO @ Smith Speaker Series

Arne SorensonArne Sorenson
President and Chief Executive Officer
Marriott International, Inc.

April 26, 2016 at 5:30 p.m.
1524 Van Munching Hall


Arne M. Sorenson leads Marriott International, Inc., a global leading lodging company with more than 4,400 lodging properties in 87 countries and territories, and reported revenue of more than $14 billion in FY 2015. Previously, Sorenson has served as Marriott's chief operating officer, executive vice president, chief financial officer and president of Continental European Lodging. He co-founded Marriott's Global Sustainability Council in 2007 and in 2008 he launched the company's rainforest preservation partnership with the Amazonas Sustainable Foundation in Brazil. Sorenson also chairs committees responsible for monitoring and evaluating Marriott's strategy to promote a diverse workforce, as well as ownership, customer and vendor communities globally.

CEO @ Smith is a dynamic speaker series designed specifically for our community to learn from leading business practitioners and innovators. With an interactive atmosphere, CEO @ Smith offers unique opportunities to gain insight into how top executives make decisions that not only influence one company, but entire industries.


About the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business

The Robert H. Smith School of Business is an internationally recognized leader in management education and research. One of 12 colleges and schools at the University of Maryland, College Park, the Smith School offers undergraduate, full-time and part-time MBA, executive MBA, online MBA, specialty master's, PhD and executive education programs, as well as outreach services to the corporate community. The school offers its degree, custom and certification programs in learning locations in North America and Asia.

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