of the Sheraton Cleveland Airport
|Cleveland, OH - August 17, 2004 - The Sheraton Cleveland Airport announced
today that Paul Gjerpen has been appointed the new General Manager. Gjerpen
will be responsible for overseeing the daily overall hotel operations including
sales, food and beverage and front office management. He most recently
served as the General Manager of the Doubletree Hotel in Novi, Michigan.
Gjerpen began his career with Hyatt Hotels Corporation in 1976 in Dearborn, Michigan. He held a number of positions in the areas of housekeeping and rooms operations. Later in his career, he opened eleven hotels while he was the Director of Rooms Operations at the Corporate Office of Hyatt Hotels. During this time, he was responsible for the recruitment, staffing and overall performance of the rooms division department of over 90 hotels.
In 1987 through 1992, Gjerpen served as General Manager of the Hyatt Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky. In 1992, Gjerpen accepted the General Manager position at the Harrison Conference Center in Glen Cove, Long Island, New York where he was responsible for the overall operation of the multi award winning 55 acre, 200 room and 30 meeting room conference center.
The Sheraton Cleveland Airport Hotel recently completed a $3.5 million
dollar guest room renovation. The Sheraton is an ideal location for business
and leisure travelers and offers 287 luxurious new guest rooms, 22,000
square feet of flexible meeting space, creative catered cuisine and executive
business suites. Other services include a business center, high-speed Wi-Fi
wireless and wired Internet access, Amelia’s Restaurant, gift shop, fitness
center, indoor pool whirlpool and sauna.
Oakbrook Hotels also owns and operates Pheasant Run Resort & Spa, the Hilton Garden Inn and Holiday Inn Express in St. Charles, Illinois.
Oakbrook Properties Inc., parent company of Oakbrook Hotels, Inc., has developed and operated hotels and resorts in the Bahamas, Florida, Illinois, Louisiana, Mississippi, Ohio and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Director of Sales
|Also See:||Asil Qudrat Named Director of Sales at Cleveland Airport Marriott Hotel / February 2004|
|Tim Wagstaff Appointed General Manager of The Cleveland Airport Marriott / September 2003|