CONWAY, AR--(Marketwired - Jun 17, 2013) - The weekend of June 1st hosted Marriott's General Managers Conference, bringing together more than 2,700 leaders from Marriott's five CFRST brands: Courtyard, Fairfield Inn & Suites, Residence Inn, SpringHill Suites and TownePlace Suites. While the conference is an opportunity for the community to get together and share ideas, it's also a platform for recognizing top performers.
At the Orlando gathering, The Fairfield Inn & Suites Conway was honored with two awards based on its Guest Satisfaction Survey Scores (GSS) from 2012. The Conway, AR hotel received the Platinum Hotel Award, which honors the top 5% of Fairfield Inn & Suites properties. With its score of 94.5%, it placed 6 out of 688 Fairfield Inn & Suites properties nationwide.
The hotel also walked away with the Breakfast Award, placing number three with a score of 92.4%. The Conway, Arkansas hotel's complimentary hot breakfast buffet is a hit with families and business travelers, who are often looking for good value, convenience and special offers.
The General Manager of this Conway hotel joined others at the conference, where the agenda introduced new initiatives and programs, held workshops that focused on improving leadership skills and offered tools for improving property performance. The highlight of the event, however, was the lineup of incredible speakers including former president Bill Clinton, PepsiCo chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi and Marriott's own Arne Sorenson, president and CEO, and J.W. Marriott, Jr., Executive Chairman.
About the Fairfield Inn & Suites Conway
Being on the road isn't always easy, so the Fairfield Inn & Suites Conway takes great care to ensure guests feel at home during their visit to Arkansas. Conveniently located near Little Rock and minutes from University of Central Arkansas (UCA), Hendrix College and Acxiom Headquarters, this award-winning hotel is the perfect choice for business trips, campus visits and family vacations. Bright, modern and spacious, guest rooms offer conveniences including complimentary high-speed Internet access, a well-lit desk with ergonomic chair, coffee/tea service, a minifridge, microwave and 32-inch flat-screen HDTV. King rooms and double suites also include a separate parlor with additional seating and a sleeper sofa, making them great options for family reunions or girlfriend getaways. Enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast buffet each morning after kick starting the day at the fitness center or indoor heated pool. For corporate guests, a full-service business center offers a number of services. This Conway, AR hotel's 836 square feet of event space is available for meetings, wedding receptions and other gatherings.