Marriott’s more than 6,700 properties soon be operating on the same reservations system - but they will all soon be on the company’s brand-new system that will allow the hotel company to enable guests to choose their own room, among other features. “We do have a new reservations platform that’s rolling out this year,” Marriott International CEO Arne Sorenson said at Skift Global Forum in New York. “There are some additional features that I think we will push,” he added, noting the “ability to identify your room when you’re booking” and “choose more room types than you’ve been able to do in the past,” two features, he said that “have already rolled out.” At this point, the only other major global hospitality chain that allows its guests to choose their own rooms is Hilton. Get the full story at Skift