marriottBETHESDA, MD – The chief human resources officer of Marriott International Inc. sold more than $1 million worth of stock in the company, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing..

David Rodriguez sold the 11,112 shares at a price of $90, according to a Form 4 filed with the SEC.

Rodriguez has been a part of the human resource senior leadership team since 1998 and was appointed to the board of directors of the Committee for Excellence that focuses on advancing employee well-being and inclusion in 2005.

He now directly own 31,325 shares in the company worth more than $2.8 million.

Marriott was founded in 1927, and Marriott International was founded in 1993 when the parent company split into Marriott International and Host Marriott Corp. Marriott International manages and franchises more than 5,700 properties in over 110 countries.

The company’s shares on Wednesday afternoon were $91.44, up $2.17, or 2.37 percent.

The filing can be found here.

This story is from the Maryland Business Newswire, a service of UNC-Chapel HiIl’s School of Media and Journalism