David C. Marr | Senior Vice President, Brand Management, Global Brand Leader, Tribute Portfolio and Sheraton Hotels & Resorts
Name: David C. Marr Title: Senior vice president, brand management, global brand leader, Tribute Portfolio and Sheraton Hotels & Resorts Company, city: Starwood Hotels & Resorts; Stamford, Conn. Number of employees: 180,000 employees Recent project: We recently launched Tribute Portfolio, Starwood Hotels & Resorts’ 10th brand. First job: My first job was as a banquet houseman at a hotel in New Hampshire. Little-known fact about you: I enjoy attending trapeze school. I also love drawing.
Though air travel slowed as airports temporarily closed and borders shuttered to stifle the spread of coronavirus, the airline industry — led by oneworld alliance member airlines — enacted enhanced protective measures to reduce risk and protect passengers.
Sicily is Italy on steroids. Compared to the rest of the country, everything on this beautiful Mediterranean island is magnified. The color of the sea is brighter, food is spicier, sunsets are more ethereal, ruins are older and the landscape is more stunning than in Tuscany. And, of course, rush-hour traffic in Palermo can be worse than in Naples.