Hotel Online
News for the Hospitality Executive


Crestline Hotels & Resorts Appoints Daniel Williams, CHA, General Manager
for the Crowne Plaza Englewood, NJ


MCLEAN, Va. and ENGLEWOOD, N.J., April 21, 2008 - Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc. today announced its appointment of Daniel Williams, CHA, as General Manager for the 194 guest room Crowne Plaza Englewood hotel in New Jersey. Crestline Hotels & Resorts manages the hotel for owners Trinity Hotel Investors, LLC. The hotel recently completed a renovation and features 6,588 square feet of meeting space. It is conveniently located in suburban NJ, only 15 miles from Manhattan and seven miles from the Meadowlands.

Mr. Williams joins Crestline from Grand Heritage Hotels International where he was the Regional Director in Portland, Oregon overseeing both the Governor Hotel and the Avalon Hotel and Spa. Prior to that, he was General Manager of the Providence Biltmore Hotel, also a Grand Heritage property, and oversaw a $15 million dollar renovation. He brings more than 30 years of hospitality industry management and operations experience to his new role. Mr. Williams has also held positions with Six Flags Great Escape Lodge and Indoor Waterpark, Pacific Concord Investment Corporation, Nemacolin Woodlands Resort and Pickett Suite Hotels.

"Dan's extensive management and operations background is a true asset for the Crowne Plaza Englewood," said Dave Durbin, President & CEO of Crestline Hotels & Resorts. "He brings a strong track record to his new role of growing revenue while enhancing guest service and amenities," added Durbin.

Mr. Williams holds a B.S.B.A. from West Chester University and attended graduate school at St. Joseph's University. He is a Certified Hotel Administrator (CHA). Mr. Williams can be reached at:

About The Crowne Plaza Englewood, NJ

The recently renovated Crowne Plaza Englewood, NJ is an upscale hotel and meetings facility. Its 194 guestrooms and suites are well-appointed for business and leisure travelers. The hotel's 6,588 square feet of meeting space can accommodate groups of up to 275 people. Each guestroom includes amenities such as the Crowne Plaza Sleep Advantage bedding, complimentary morning newspaper, an in-room coffee maker, high speed Internet access, as well as an office-style desk and chair. The hotel also offers an indoor swimming pool and whirlpool. For dining, Carlyle's Restaurant serves a fine selection of American cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Room service is also available.

The Crown Plaza Englewood is conveniently located at 401 South Van Brunt Street in Englewood, NJ, off of Route 4. The hotel is about 15 miles from Manhattan and the NY Convention Center. It is also a short drive to the Meadowlands and Giants Stadium, as well as to Yankee Stadium and other New York attractions. It is accessed from Newark International Airport, LaGuardia Airport or Kennedy International Airport via shuttle service and taxis. Both valet and self-parking are available. Upscale shopping is located just two miles from the hotel. For more information and reservations, visit online at or call 201-871-2020.

Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is one of the nation's largest independent hospitality management companies. Founded in 2000, the company presently manages 51 hotels, resorts and conference and convention centers with nearly 11,900 rooms in 13 states and the District of Columbia. Crestline Hotels & Resorts manages over 12 independent properties in major US markets including Atlanta, Houston, Los Angeles and Washington D.C. Crestline also manages properties under such well-regarded brands as Marriott, Hilton, Westin, Renaissance, Sheraton, Crowne Plaza and Wyndham. For more information visit


Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc.

Also See: Crestline Hotels & Resorts Appointed by Trinity Hotel Investors, LLC, to Manage Two Crowne Plaza Hotels / September 2006


To search Hotel Online data base of News and Trends Go to Hotel.OnlineSearch
Home | Welcome| Hospitality News | Classifieds| One-on-One |
Viewpoint Forum | Industry Resources | Press Releases
Please contact Hotel.Onlinewith your comments and suggestions.