Radisson, one of the world's best-recognized hotel brands, today announced the opening of the Radisson Hotel Atlanta Northwest, Marietta in Georgia. Located just minutes from downtown Atlanta, the hotel offers 218 spacious guest rooms and 26 suites.

“The opening of this hotel reinforces our commitment to enhance the Radisson portfolio and further expand our presence in critical markets in the Americas,” said Javier Rosenberg, chief operating officer, Radisson, and executive vice president, Owned and Managed Hotels, Americas, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. “This addition is part of Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group's Ambition 2015 strategy to position Radisson in the Americas as a powerful, globally consistent, first-class brand.”

“We are thrilled to begin a relationship with Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and its family of brands,” said Bhushan Khanna, investors' group representative. “We are confident that the consistency, value and leadership of this brand and the Carlson Rezidor system will result in a successful future for this hotel.”

Opening the hotel is Jeff Briner, general manager.

Hotel amenities include a 24-hour fitness center, a business center, an outdoor pool, complimentary high-speed, wireless Internet access throughout the hotel, and a full-service restaurant with lounge serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Located 30 minutes from Hartsfield Jackson International Airport, the hotel is ideal for business and leisure travelers. The hotel features more 6,600 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space and offers a full range of technology and catering services.

The Radisson Hotel Atlanta Northwest, Marietta is conveniently located for business travelers near AT&T, Dobbins Air Force Base, Lockheed, GE, IBM, Georgia Pacific and Coca-Cola. Leisure travelers will enjoy nearby Six Flags over Georgia, the MLK Center, the Cobb Galleria Center and easy access to Atlanta's professional sporting events at Turner Stadium and the Georgia Dome.

For more information to or to make a reservation, please visit http://www.radisson.com/marietta or call 1-800-333-3333.

About Radisson®

Radisson®  has become one of the world's best-recognized hotel brands offering an upscale hotel experience serving both business and leisure guests with a range of World of Radisson features that are empathetic to the challenges of modern travel, including the 100% Guest Satisfaction Guarantee. Radisson hotels are located in major urban and suburban settings, in resorts, airports, and business districts throughout the Americas, Asia Pacific, and Caribbean. Every staff member has a passion for Yes I Can! hospitality, the signature service philosophy of Radisson, to ensure the total wellbeing and satisfaction of each guest. For additional information and images of recently refreshed Radisson hotels, visit http://radisson.newsroom.com.

About Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is one of the world's largest and most dynamic hotel groups. The portfolio of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group includes more than 1,300 hotels in operation and under development, a global footprint spanning 100 countries and territories and a powerful set of global brands (Radisson Blu, Radisson®, Park Plaza®, Park Inn by Radisson, Country Inns & Suites By CarlsonSM and Hotel Missoni). In most of the group's hotels, guests can benefit from the loyalty program Club CarlsonSM, one of the most rewarding loyalty programs in the world. Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group and its brands employ more than 85,000 people.

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn., and Brussels, Belgium.



Ben Gardeen, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group | +1 (763) 212-8129 | bgardeen@carlsonrezidor.com
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