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Supplier Evaluation

Step 1. Are You Qualified?
We evaluate every diverse-owned business enterprise on the basis of meeting the following minimum requirements. Your business should:

  • Be certified as a minority, woman, service/service-disabled veteran, disabled, or GLBT-owned business as defined below: A for-profit business enterprise which is at least 51% owned, operated, and controlled by United States citizens who belong to one or more of the following diverse classifications:
    African American
    Asian American
    Hispanic American
    Native American
    Woman
    Service Veteran
    Service-Disabled Veteran
    Disabled American
    Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, or Transgender American
  • Have a minimum 3-year business history
  • Meet or exceed our high standards of quality
  • Provide excellent service
  • Offer competitive pricing
  • Provide value-added products or services
  • Meet our insurance and indemnification requirements
  • Be able to provide on-time deliveries
  • Be Quality Assurance inspected by an approved third party if a food-manufacturer or distributor
  • Hospitality references are a plus
  • Be innovative

Realistically, we are not able to do business with every company that contacts us. However, we welcome the opportunity to build strong, rewarding relationships with high-quality, diverse suppliers and service providers in our communities.

Step 2: Review Frequently Purchased Products and Services
Some of the products and services frequently purchased or contracted include:

  • Construction
  • Cleaning and Maintenance Services (e.g., carpet cleaning, windows, janitorial, hood cleaning, etc)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Energy and Electrical Supplies and Service
  • Florist/Fresh Flowers
  • Food & Beverages
  • Golf and Related Products
  • Interior Design Services
  • Marketing & Advertising
  • Waste Removal

Step 3: Register With Us
If you are a minority, women, disabled, or LGBT-owned supplier interested in doing business with Marriott and meet the necessary requirements listed above, register your company with us .