The Marcus Corporation is a company in the lodging and entertainment industries. Marcus Theatres ranks among the top 10 motion picture exhibitors in North America, with locations in major markets in the Midwest. Marcus Hotels and Resorts owns and manages a distinctive portfolio of full-service hotel properties. The Marcus Corporation is included in the Standard & Poor s SmallCap 600 Index and the Russell 2000 Index. The company was founded in 1935, and has its headquarters in Milwaukee, Wis. The company owns several Midwest hotels and manages others. It owns or manages nearly 500 movie screens in Wisconsin, Illinois, Minnesota and Ohio.