Privacy Policy

Marriott has a strong commitment to respecting your concerns about privacy. We have contracted with a third party service provider (Vision Critical) to create and host this Website so that you may participate in surveys. We understand that you may have questions about how this Website collects and uses the information that you provide to us. We have prepared this statement ("Statement") to inform you of the privacy principles that govern this Website.

We have organized the Statement by major processes and areas so that you can quickly link to the information of most interest to you.

At Marriott, meeting your needs and expectations form the foundation of everything we do--including protecting your privacy.

If after reviewing this Statement, you have any privacy questions or concerns please send an email to privacy@marriott.com or send a letter to:

Marriott International, Inc
Attn: Information Protection & Privacy, Dept 52.923.26
10400 Fernwood Road
Bethesda, MD 20817

Browsing

This Website does not collect personally identifiable information when you browse this Website and request pages from our servers unless you voluntarily and knowingly provide it to us. This means that we will not know your name, your email address, or any other personally identifiable information just because you browse the Website. When you request a page from this Website, our service provider’s servers log the information provided in the HTTP request header including the IP number, the time of the request, the URL of your request and other information that is provided in the HTTP header. We collect the HTTP request header information in order to make this Website function correctly and provide you the functionality that you see on this Website.

Information We Collect and How We Use It

If you elect to accept our invitation to participate in surveys we will ask you to provide your full name, email address, and ask that you to create a password to log-in to the website as part of the registration process. During the survey process we will then ask you to provide your opinions and suggestions about our services and programs. Our third party service provider, Vision Critical, that hosts this Website on our behalf is prohibited from using any of the information you provide for any reason other then to provide the services that Marriott has contracted them to perform in connection with My Marriott Voice. All information is entered on this Website is transmitted to and stored in the United States. This Website is not intended for children and we do not knowingly solicit or collect personally identifiable information from children.

Cookies

This Website uses “cookie” technology. “Cookies” are encrypted strings of text that a Website stores on a user’s computer. Our Website uses cookies for authentication purposes and also to enhance the user experience on the Website. Without cookies we will not be able to keep information you enter on multiple pages together.

The types of cookies that we use are referred to as “session” cookies and “persistent” cookies. Session cookies are temporary and are automatically deleted once you close your internet browser. Persistent cookies remain on your computer hard drive until you delete them or are otherwise removed upon expiration. This Website uses persistent cookies. We do not use cookies to ascertain any personally identifiable information about you apart from what you voluntarily provide us. Cookies do not corrupt or damage your computer, programs, or computer files.

You may set your browser to block cookies (consult the instructions for your particular browser on how to do this), although doing so will adversely affect your ability to, use certain functionality, and access certain content on our Web site.

Other Sites

Marriott is only responsible for the privacy statement and content of this Website. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the use of cookies on Web sites that you have accessed this Web site from and to the non-Marriott Web sites that you may access from this Web site.

Legal Issues

This is a United States Web site and is subject to laws of the United States and the State of Maryland. Marriott will disclose personally identifiable information without your permission when required by law, or in good faith belief that such action is necessary to investigate or protect against harmful activities to Marriott guests, visitors, associates, or property (including this site), or to others.

If you reside in the State of California, you have the right to request from Marriott a list of third parties with whom we shared personally identifiable information about you for their own direct marketing purposes during the previous calendar year. Although Marriott does not share personally identifiable information with unrelated third parties for their own direct marketing purposes, you may request a statement of this fact in writing by sending an email to privacy@marriott.com or letter to Marriott International, Inc., 10400 Fernwood Road, Dept. 52.923.26, Bethesda, MD 20817.

Mymarriottvoice.com Changes to Your Privacy Rights

In the future, we may need to change this privacy statement. All changes will be made here so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information and whether we will disclose it to anyone. This statement was last updated on January 9, 2009.