General Manager
Atlanta Marriott Marquis

Erica Qualls-Battey is currently General Manager for the Atlanta Marriott Marquis. Qualls-Battey is responsible for ensuring guest and associate satisfaction, managing the hotel’s finances and assets, owner relations and fostering business alliances that promote Marriott International. The Atlanta Marriott Marquis is Marriott International’s third largest hotel with 1663 hotel rooms and over 165,000 square feet of meeting and convention space. In April 1993, Qualls-Battey started her career with Marriott International. She has held key positions in various disciplines. Prior to her current appointment, Qualls- Battey was Hotel Manager and Director Human Resources, Marriott Marquis, and General Manager, Residence Inn by Marriott, Sunnyvale, California.

An active member in her community, Qualls-Battey is involved in national and local community organizations including Children’s Miracle Network, Hands on Atlanta, United Negro College Fund and United Way.

She serves on the Board of Directors of the ACVB, and a member of the boards of Central Atlanta Progress, the Atlanta Business League, Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, Atlanta Technical College, Marriott Pride, and UNCF Atlanta Corporate Campaign.