FL, April 27, 2005 – Jeff Weinthaler has been named General Manager of
the new Embassy Suites Hotel® Tampa-Downtown Convention Center, opening
June 28, 2006. The hotel will be attached to the Tampa Convention Center
via skybridge. Weinthaler is responsible for all aspects of operations,
sales and management of the 360 room all-suite hotel.
Weinthaler is a 14-year veteran with Hilton. This is his fourth GM position
and third hotel grand opening with the company. He opened the Embassy Suites
Orlando Airport in 1999. Most recently, Weinthaler managed the Doubletree
Guest Suites Disney in Orlando for three years. He has been awarded Embassy
Suite Hotel’s Circle of Excellence award three times.
On a personal note, Weinthaler is a graduate of Cornell University’s
prestigious School of Hotel Administration. He has served as president
of Cornell’s Alumni Association.
Embassy Suites Hotels is a part of Hilton Hotels Corporation, an internationally
recognized, preeminent hospitality company. The company develops,
owns, manages or franchises more than 2,300 hotels, resorts and vacation
ownership properties. Its portfolio includes many of the world’s
best known and most highly regarded hotel brands, including Hilton®,
Conrad™, Doubletree®, Embassy Suites Hotels®, Hampton Inn®,
Hampton Inn & Suites®, Hilton Garden Inn®, Hilton Grand Vacations
Club® and Homewood Suites® by Hilton.