News for the Hospitality Executive
|CHICAGO, March 28, 2007 - Crestline Hotels & Resorts,
Inc. today announced the appointment of Jason Mueller as General Manager
for The Silversmith Hotel & Suites in Chicago. The hotel, which is
located in downtown Chicago, is managed by Crestline Hotels & Resorts
and previously was known as the Crowne Plaza Chicago - Silversmith. The
upscale property is built in the style of the late 19th century Arts movement.
The Silversmith, with 143 guestrooms including 63 suites, is located in
the heart of Chicago's Financial/Theater District (the Loop) and is within
walking distance to the world renowned Art Institute, Millennium Park and
Grant Park, Symphony Center, Sears Tower and Chicago's finest museums.
Mr. Mueller joins Crestline Hotels & Resorts from the Embassy Suites Hotel in Palm Beach Gardens, FL where he was General Manager. He brings more than 10 years hospitality industry management experience to his new role and has an extensive background in sales, food & beverage and hotel operations. He has held positions with Interstate Hotels & Resorts, Kinseth Hospitality Companies, Larken Incorporated and Equity Hotel Corporation.
"Jason joins Crestline with an enviable track record in hotel operations, customer service and sales," said Dave Durbin, President & CEO of Crestline Hotels & Resorts. "We welcome his expertise as we enhance the guest experience in this beautiful landmark hotel," added Durbin.
Mr. Mueller is a graduate of Truman State University in Kirksville, MO. Mr. Mueller can be reached at Jason.Mueller@crestlinehotels.com.
The Silversmith Hotel & Suites
Located in the center of Chicago's vibrant business and arts district, The Silversmith Hotel & Suites provides a perfect retreat for business and leisure travelers. Its 143 guestrooms and suites are well-appointed to complement the building's beaux arts style architecture, but updated with modern amenities and services including high speed Internet access, a work desk with dual telephone lines, and a complimentary morning newspaper. The Silversmith Hotel & Suites is located at 10 South Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60603.
Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is one of the nation's largest independent hospitality management companies. Founded in 2000, the Company presently manages 52 hotels, resorts and conference and convention centers with nearly 11,800 rooms in 14 states and the District of Columbia.
|Also See:||Highland Hospitality Acquires the 143-room Silversmith Hotel in Downtown Chicago for $34.5 million, $241,000 per Key / February 2007|
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