News for the Hospitality Executive
DENVER (March 16, 2011) – Warwick Denver Hotel has announced the promotion of Cole Mansfield to the position of General Manager effective immediately. Mansfield joined Warwick Denver in 2008 as the Director of Rooms before stepping into the role of Interim General Manager last July. Mansfield has been instrumental in overseeing the final stages of the $25 million renovation that included the hotel’s guest rooms, lobby and second floor conference spaces.
Mansfield brings more than a decade of hospitality experience to the position. He began his career at a historic hotel in Vail, Colorado before moving on to spend five years with a national hotel brand in Chicago and Tucson, Arizona. Career highlights include being named Manager of the Quarter twice in Chicago and playing an active role in a $92 million renovation project for a Tucson golf resort. Mansfield received his Bachelor of Art Business Administration from Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri.
“Warwick Denver Hotel recently received the highest guest satisfaction ratings of any Warwick U.S. location, and that is a great indicator of Cole’s intense focus on customer service,” said G. Paul LeBlanc, Vice President Sales and Marketing for Warwick International Hotels. “We have an outstanding team in Denver, and under Cole’s leadership, we think Warwick Denver will deliver excellent results for our company and delightful experiences for our guests.”
Warwick Denver (www.warwickdenver.com) offers some of the most spacious accommodations in downtown Denver. The 219 rooms include 60 suites. Junior suites begin at more than 500 square feet, Colorado and Mile High one-bedroom suites go up to 650 square feet, and the elegant Governor’s Suite and Presidential Suite offer more than 1,000 and 1,100 square feet respectively. Over 10,000 square feet of flexible event space is on-site to accommodate up to 300 people. Other amenities include a business center, fitness center, Denver’s only rooftop pool and the award-winning Randolph’s Restaurant and Bar, serving Contemporary American cuisine with a Rocky Mountain flair in a comfortable, yet elegant atmosphere (www.randolphsdenver.com).
ABOUT WARWICK INTERNATIONAL HOTELS
Warwick International Hotels (WIH) was launched in 1980 with the purchase of the Warwick New York, a hotel originally built by William Randolph Hearst for his Hollywood friends. Celebrating its 30th anniversary of hospitality excellence, the WIH Group now includes more than 45 prestigious Hotels, Resorts & Spas worldwide located in city centres and resort destinations in the United States, Europe, Asia, Bali, the South Pacific, and Africa. Further details can be found at www.warwickhotels.com.
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