The World’s Most Admired Hospitality Companies 2021
Hcareers / MARCH 16 2021

Fortune releases a yearly list of the world’s most admired companies. They recently released the 2021 list and six hospitality companies made the list. Read more about each company below to see if they are a great fit for you and if there are current job openings! 

Marriott International 

Marriott International headquarters are located in Bethesda, Maryland with 30 brands and 7,484 properties throughout the world. They were recognized as one of the “Top 75 Companies for Executive Women” by Working Mother’s Media in November 2020 and one of the “2020 Top 50 Companies for Diversity” by DiversityInc.

They created the Commitment to Clean program to ensure safety and sanitation were a top priority for both guests and staff during COVID-19. 

Their brands include; 

Luxury; EditionThe Ritz-CarltonThe Luxury CollectionSt RegisW HotelsJW Marriott

Premium; MarriottSheratonMarriott Vacation ClubDelta HotelsWestinLe MeridienRenaissance HotelsAutograph CollectionTribute PortfolioDesign HotelsGaylord Hotels

Select; CourtyardFour PointsSpringhill SuitesFairfieldProtea HotelsAC HotelsAloft HotelsMoxy Hotels

Longer Stays; Homes & VillasResidence InnTowneplace SuitesMarriott Executive ApartmentsElement

Current job openings for Marriott properties can be found here


Hilton is headquartered in McLean, Virginia with 18 brands and more than 6,100 properties around the world. They have employed over 430,000 team members in 119 countries. Hilton has been recognized as one of the “2020 Top 50 Companies for Diversity” by DiversityInc. They have also received other awards including Best Place to Work and Best Multinational Workplace. 

Their Heart of the House program also focuses on creating a great place to work for their team members and includes initiatives for inviting environments and workplace nutrition and wellness. 

Hilton partnered with RB, the makers of Lysol and Dettol for their CleanStay program to help keep guests and employees safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Their brands include; 

Luxury; Waldorf AstoriaLXR Hotels & ResortsConrad Hotels & Resorts

Upper Upscale; Hilton Hotels & ResortsCanopy by HiltonCurio Collection by HiltonSignia by Hilton, Embassy Suites by Hilton

Upscale; DoubleTree by HiltonTapestry Collection by HiltonTempo by HiltonHilton Garden InnHomewood Suites by Hilton

Upper Midscale; Hampton by HiltonMotto by HiltonHome2 Suites by Hilton

Midscale; Tru by Hilton

Timeshare; Hilton Grand Vacations

You can learn more about the perks and benefits of working at Hilton, as well and the current job openings here


Hyatt Hotels are headquartered in Chicago, Illinois with 500 plus properties and 18 brands. Hyatt has been recognized for being one of “America’s Best Companies to Work For” by Fortune in 2019 and the Human rights Campaign awarded Hyatt 100% in the HRC Equality Index in 2020. They have also been awarded one of “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials,” and “America’s Best Employers for Diversity.” Their RiseHY program aims to hire 10,000 Opportunity Youth by 2025. 

They partnered with medical and industry experts to create their Global Care & Cleanliness Commitment to increase the safety of guests and staff during COVID-19. 

Their brands include; 

Timeless portfolio; Park HyattMiraval, Grand HyattHyatt RegencyHyattHyatt Zilara/ Hyatt ZivaHyatt PlaceHyatt HouseUrCove by HyattHyatt Residence Club

Boundless portfolio; Andaz Hotels & ResortsAlilaThompson HotelsHyatt CentricCaption by Hyatt

Independent collections; The Unbound CollectionDestination by HyattJdV by Hyatt

You can learn more about the perks and benefits of working at Hyatt, as well and the current job openings here

Las Vegas Sands

Las Vegas Sands is headquarters in Paradise, Nevada. They currently have 7 properties in Las Vegas, Macao, and Singapore, and one expo and convention center in Las Vegas. They have been recognized as one of the “World’s Most Admired Companies,” and one of the “World’s Best Employers.” 

They have the Sands Academy program, their global training, and development program that provides resources to team members for career goals, a team member wellness program, and diversity and inclusion initiatives. 

Their properties include; 

Las Vegas; The Venetian Resort Las VegasSands Expo Convention Center and Venetian Meetings

Macao; The Venetian MacaoSands MacaoLondoner MacaoThe Plaza MacaoThe Parisian Macao

Singapore; Marina Bay Sands

MGM Resorts International 

MGM Resorts International is headquartered in Paradise, Nevada. They currently have 30 properties in Las Vegas, Massachusetts, Detroit, Mississippi, Maryland, New Jersey, and China as well as golf courses. They have been recognized for many awards for their work environment, diversity, support for those who served our country, and community outreach.                             

They created the “Seven-Point Safety Plan” in response to COVID-19 to help keep guests and staff safe. 

Their properties include;

Las Vegas; BellagioAriaExcaliburLuxorMandalay BayMGM Grand Las VegasThe MirageNew York New YorkPark MGM

Mississippi; Beau RivageGold Strike Casino Resort

China; Bellagio ShanghaiMGM Grand SanyaMGM CotaiMGM Macau

Other properties; BorgataMGM Grand DetroitMGM National HarborMGM Northfield ParkMGM Springfield, Yonkers Raceway & Empire City Casino

Wynn Resorts

Wynn Resorts are headquartered in Paradise, Nevada. They have properties across Las Vegas, Massachusetts, and China. Each property has its own COVID-19 safety plan in place to keep guests and staff safe and has all have been Sharecare Health Security Verified by the Forbes Travel Guide. 

Their properties include; 

Wynn Las VegasEncore Boston HarborWynn MacauWynn Palace