New Orleans, LA, February 7, 2019 – JW Marriott New Orleans and Joieful, an online booking software and hospitality destination management provider, recently announced a new partnership to provide business and leisure guests with top-level destination experiences. Joieful will operate the hotel’s concierge services, coordinate group and individual experiences for meetings and conventions, and organize all transient and group transportation needs, guaranteeing a new and elevated level of service. JW Marriott New Orleans and Joieful will link its sales and operational teams to fully integrate all of its services and facilities.

“We are thrilled to introduce our valuable guests to the next generation of group and individual hospitality through our dynamic partnership with Joieful, said Zach Curry, General Manager of JW Marriott New Orleans. This collaboration will invite a higher level of connectivity, engagement and enhancement and provide travelers with the most personalized luxury experiences that highlight JW Marriott New Orleans exceptional service.

The distinctive partnership with JW Marriott New Orleans adds 501 guest rooms to Joieful’s growing service portfolio. This new service includes a virtual transportation desk for the JW Marriott New Orleans guests as well as transportation and experience support for the hotel’s in-house groups. Joieful will also provide the JW Marriott New Orleans with site support for prospective groups.

“It is with great humility and dedication to success that Joieful adds the esteemed JW Marriott and the leadership of Mr. Curry to our highest tier of partners,” said Aaron Dirks, founder and CEO of Joieful.

For more information about Joieful, please contact Aaron Dirks at (504) 251-1716 or email at For more information about JW Marriott New Orleans or to reserve a guestroom, please contact (504) 525-6500 or visit

About Joieful

Joieful is a comprehensive experiences platform and ancillary services provider headquartered in New Orleans, Louisiana. In addition to its immersive technologies for customers to re-define how they consume and share experiences, it also serves as a conduit for large buyers and influencers of experiences for concierge desk operation, transportation desk staffing, destination management, airport ground transportation technology, and selling support for hotel sales and events teams. For more information, please visit

About JW Marriott

JW Marriott is part of Marriott International’s luxury portfolio and consists of beautiful properties and distinctive resort locations around the world. These elegant hotels cater to sophisticated, self-assured travelers seeking The JW Treatment® – the brand’s philosophy that true luxury is created by people who are passionate about what they do. JW hotels offer crafted experiences that bring to life the brand’s commitment to highly choreographed, anticipatory service and modern residential design, allowing guests to pursue their passions and leave even more fulfilled than when they arrived. Today there are over 80 JW Marriott hotels in more than 25 countries and territories. Visit JW Marriott online, and on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. JW Marriott is proud to participate in the company’s award-winning loyalty programs – Marriott Rewards®, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards®, and Starwood Preferred Guest® (SPG). The programs, operating under one set of unparalleled benefits, enable members to earn points toward free hotel stays, achieve Elite status faster than ever, and seamlessly book or redeem points for stays throughout our loyalty portfolio of 29 brands and more than 6,700 participating hotels in 129 countries & territories. To enroll for free or for more information about the programs, visit