He rejoined the board of directors of Marriott International, Incorporated... a position he left twice to run for political office.
The GOP presidential nominee served on the hotel company's board from 1993 to 2002.
He left after being elected governor of Massachusetts.
Romney served again from 2009 to 2011 when he resigned to run for president.
The Romney and Marriott families have a long-standing friendship.
Willard Mitt Romney is named after J. Willard Marriott, the hotel chain founder.