Marriott Worldwide has introduced that president and chief govt Arne Sorenson has been recognized with stage two pancreatic most cancers.
Sorenson, who took up the function in 2012 and is simply the third chief within the historical past of the corporate, will stay in his function whereas present process remedy.
He acquired the analysis from a medical workforce at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore after a collection of exams.
In a message to Marriott Worldwide associates, Sorenson, 60, famous: “The most cancers was found early.
“It doesn’t seem to have unfold and the medical workforce – and I – are assured that we will realistically goal for a whole treatment.
“Within the meantime, I intend to proceed working on the firm I like.
“Let me make one request, look forward with me.
“We have now nice work underway at Marriott.
“I’m as excited by what we will accomplish collectively as I’ve ever been.”
Sorenson’s remedy plan will start subsequent week with chemotherapy.
His docs anticipate surgical procedure close to the tip 2019.