Marriott Received’T Cancel Event By Way Of Institution Criticized As Anti-Muslim

Some groups penned letters to Mr. Sorenson asking him to cancel the conference.
Critics took to social media to protest Marriott’s decision both before and after Mr. Sorenson spoke about the issue at Skift’s forum.
Large hotel brands, though, would not say that they would deny any group a booking, suggesting that Marriott is not an outlier.
Mr. Sorenson was one of the first travel industry leaders to speak out against Mr. Trump’s travel ban, and the company has a reputation for its inclusive and welcoming culture.
(Marriott responded with the same email to a request from The New York Times.

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