News for the Hospitality Executive
General Manager Chuck Moran Named as President of Association
Waterford, CT- October 27, 2008 - At its 104th Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony, the Connecticut Lodging Association (“CLA”) recently recognized numerous Waterford Hotel Group associates as “Stars of the Industry”. The association also named Chuck Moran, General Manager of the Waterford-managed Holiday Inn of New London, as President of the Connecticut Lodging Association for a 2-year term. Waterford Hotel Group, a national hotel management firm, has a strong presence in Connecticut with 17 hotels under management representing more than 2,600 rooms.
Chuck Moran brings nearly 30 years of hospitality experience to his
position as President of the Board of Directors for CLA. Since joining
Waterford Hotel Group in 1999, he has contributed significantly toward
improving Connecticut’s hospitality industry. Most recently, he served
as Treasurer for the CLA. “It is an honor to be chosen to fill this
important role and in helping to build upon tourism as an important economic
engine for Connecticut,” commented Chuck Moran. “Volunteerism is
what keeps our association strong. It is my privilege serve as President
and to be able to pull on the vast resources at Waterford to help our tourism
industry as a whole,” added Moran.
“Stars of the Industry” Awards are presented to lodging employees that demonstrate exemplary professionalism and exceptional service. Additionally, General Manager Awards honor those who demonstrate professionalism in operating a CLA member property and have taken a leadership role in the industry through active participation in the association or community, and industry programs. Associates from three of Waterford Hotel Group’s managed hotels walked away with five awards in total, as follows:
General Manager of the YearAbout Connecticut Lodging Association
The Connecticut Lodging Association serves as an advocate for the 2.7 billion dollar lodging industry in Connecticut. It is a complete resource to Connecticut hoteliers, providing them with educational and networking opportunities while representing their interests in the legislative and regulatory arenas. For more information, visit www.ctlodging.org.
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Contact: Lisa Beers
|Also See:||Len Wolman Named Connecticut Lodging Association’s Hotelier of the Year / October 2006|
|Connecticut Lodging Association Names John Trudeau as "Outstanding Manager of the Year" and Juan Rivera as "Outstanding Housekeeping Associate of the Year" / September 2005|