Marriott Expects Moxy Brand to Lead European Expansion

    Marriott International expects to reach 150,000 signed or opened rooms in Europe by 2020, with more than 70 percent of its new rooms to come from select-service and luxury lifestyle brands, including Moxy Hotels, Courtyard, AC Hotels, and Residence Inn. Moxy Hotels is expected to see the most growth with an anticipated 25,000 signed rooms by 2020, followed by Courtyard with an expected 11,000 rooms. The first Moxy debuted in Milan, Italy, in September 2014 and the brand will enter the U.S market with eight properties identified in cities including New York, San Francisco, Seattle, New Orleans, and Chicago. Read more over at Reuters.