Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 22

Marriott International Inc.

Bethesda, Md. [South Atlantic]
http://www.marriott.com
http://www.marriott.com/careers

Why you want to work there

This Bethesda, Md.-based hotelier focuses on attracting, engaging and developing the best IT talent. The company offers a six-month IT internship for college credit in partnership with Year Up, a national nonprofit that provides training and job placement services to disadvantaged urban youth. And the company's new Manager Ready program aims to accelerate the development of the next generation of IT leaders.

Read more about this Best Place to Work.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 14

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees:
108,939
Total U.S.-based IT employees:
1,286
IT employee turnover in 2012:
3%
IT promotions in 2012:
15%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2012:
7
Training budget per IT employee in 2012:
$1,767

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT:
35%
Percentage of IT managers who are women:
36%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women:
35%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT:
37%
Percentage of IT managers who are minorities:
23%
Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities:
40%