This coveted recognition further re-enforces the brand’s deep understanding of a rapidly evolving market and its growing traction in South Africa.
“Designed for the progressive yet pragmatic traveller seeking a high-quality travel experience, Protea Hotels by Marriott has been redefining and leading the evolution of travel in a highly competitive and dynamic market exceeding guest expectations consistently,” said Neal Jones, chief sales and marketing officer, Middle East and Africa, Marriott International. “We are delighted to be recognised for our efforts and win this coveted accolade for the ninth consecutive year, gaining the confidence of the next generation of travellers in a strategically important market. This award is a testament to the hard work and commitment of our teams.”
The company prides itself with an associate complement that is diverse in age, ethnicity and backgrounds, a talent strategy that it believes contributes to its success.