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Newport Hospitality Group Wins Partnership Circle Award from Marriott International

Williamsburg, VA: (May 30, 2017) Newport Hospitality Group Inc., (NHG) a leading hotel management company specializing in select and full-service hotels, received the prestigious Partnership Circle Award from Marriott International at its annual Owners Conference held in Los Angeles. The award recognizes organizations for their support of Marriott hotel brands and their dedication to embodying the spirit of the company’s philosophy of providing outstanding customer service.

NHG is one of only 13 management companies to receive this award this year out of 500.  The criteria for winning include managing at least nine Marriott properties, showing outstanding results in revenue and guest service scores and steadfastly sharing in the Marriott culture.

This recognition extends NHG’s award-winning relationship with Marriott International, the management company having already been distinguished this past year for Renovation of the Year at its Courtyard by Marriott property in Ocean City, MD and Best Opening for the Brand at its Fairfield Inn & Suites property in Midlothian, VA.

“This award is a testament to the great work of the entire NHG team throughout every phase of development and day-to-day operations,” said NHG’s Chief Operating Officer, Wayne West III. “We continue to stress the importance of thorough training and organizational excellence, and it is an honor that a partner as esteemed as Marriott International has recognized us for that.

NHG looks forward to continuing its first-class relationship with Marriott as it plans to open a new hotel – a 126-room Residence Inn – in Blacksburg, VA.  NHG’s holistic approach to hotel development, training and property management are all key factors in its continued rapid growth across a range of East Coast markets.


Newport Hospitality Group, located in Williamsburg, Virginia, is a leading hotel management company specializing in select and full-service hotels. They operate more than 40 hotels in the Eastern United States. Their diverse portfolio includes most of the top brands such as Hilton, Marriott, Hyatt, Choice, Wyndham and Intercontinental Hotel Group.

Primary Contact: Wayne West, Chief Operating Officer of Newport Hospitality Group / 757.221.0100 / waynew@nhghotels.com