PARSIPPANY — Parsippany Area Chamber of Commerce (PACC) held a successful networking event at the Coutyard Marriott, 3769 Route 46.
The Courtyard provided a meeting room and continental breakfast for approximately 35 local business representatives. Sales Executive, Michelle Conover, gave the attendees a tour of the hotel.
Parsippany Area Chamber of Commerce, President Robert Peluso announced its new “Greater Parsippany Rewards” partner, Staples. Staples will offer all Greater Parsippany Rewards members a 20% discount on all of its printing and copy center needs. To receive your discount card, call Parsippany Area Chamber of Commerce at (973) 402-6400.
The Parsippany Courtyard Marriott has undergone a complete makeover from the lobby to guest rooms and pool to meeting spaces, providing flexible areas to eat, drink, work, socialize and sleep.
Visitors will see and feel a difference the second they step foot into the Parsippany hotel’s bright new lobby. Friendly and knowledgeable staff members will greet guests from welcome pedestals that have replaced the traditional front desk, allowing one-on-one interaction during the check-in and check-out processes. Strategically placed media pods along the perimeter of the refreshed welcome center boast plenty of cozy seating areas where guests can watch their favorite news, sports and entertainment programming on individual flat-screen TVs.
A 52-inch interactive GoBoard has been installed so guests can find current weather conditions, get directions to New York and New Jersey attractions, check out the day’s headlines and seek the latest flight information and statuses from Newark Liberty International and surrounding airports all with a simple touch or swipe.
The addition of The Bistro – Eat. Drink. Connect., is the cornerstone of the reimagined lobby and will raise the standard for dining at the hotel in Parsippany. Breakfast and dinner menus feature seasonal fruits, sandwiches, salads, burgers and pizzas made from the freshest ingredients. The café-style eatery boasts plenty of comfortable seating areas, including a spacious communal table for families or small groups of business professionals. Guests can sip on freshly brewed Starbucks drinks during the day, while a bartender takes up residence in the evenings to serve a number of craft, domestic and imported beers along with wine and custom-made cocktails. Unique to this Parsippany hotel, a buffet area in The Bistro will cater to groups.
When it comes to comfort, visitors to the hotel in Parsippany will experience the ultimate in sophistication in completely reimagined guest rooms with new furniture, tile and vinyl to follow the brand’s CYnergy design. Tone-on-tone and neutral colors provide relaxing surroundings and are enhanced by modern architectural elements and indirect lighting that is soft and inviting. The restrained decor is interrupted by only a colorful, lounge-around sofa that adds a splash of fun and whimsy and makes for a convenient place to watch a movie or favorite show on the 32-inch LCD flat-screen TV.
Upon entering their room, guests will find a convenient luggage drop. This new storage space allows visitors easy access to their personal belongings during their trip – whether it’s to conduct business or simply enjoy some rest and relaxation time. A new tech-drop ledge provides a spot to easily recharge cellphones, tablets, laptops and other personal electronic devices as well as keep them in one, easy-to-remember location.
The new room design at the Parsippany hotel also features a spacious work desk and ergonomic chair so business professionals can stay on task while on the road. Luxury bedding on thick mattresses topped with fluffy pillows will keep guests slumbering soundly. Visitors will also appreciate the new nook in the bathroom, making it convenient to reach towels and Paul Mitchell amenities without having to leave the shower. Marble vanities add a touch of sophistication. Complimentary high-speed Internet access, coffeemakers and irons and ironing boards are among amenities travelers can expect in all rooms.
Business travelers will appreciate the renovations made to the hotel’s three meeting rooms with 1,340 square feet of flexible event space as well as new, state-of-the-art equipment in the fitness center. The addition of The Market, open 24/7, means guests can grab quick snacks and other sundries at any time.
The pool and hot tub area at the hotel in Parsippany also received a facelift.