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Crestline Hotels Appoints Justin J. Presnol as General Manager
for the Hilton Garden Inn in Downtown Detroit

DETROIT, Sept. 15, 2008 - Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc. today announced the appointment of Justin J. Presnol as General Manager for the 198 guestroom Hilton Garden Inn in downtown Detroit's historic Harmonie Park. The hotel is managed by Crestline Hotels & Resorts. It is located just one block from Comerica Park, the Detroit Tigers' Stadium; Ford Field, the Detroit Lions' Stadium and Compuware's corporate headquarters. It is also within walking distance to the Detroit Opera House, the Greektown Casino and in close proximity to many restaurants.

Mr. Presnol joins Crestline Hotels & Resorts from HEI Hotels & Resorts where he was Assistant General Manager at the Detroit Southfield Marriott. He brings more than 10 years of hospitality industry management experience to his new role having also held positions at InnKeepers Hospitality and White Lodging Services where he worked in management at various Residence Inn's by Marriott and Courtyard's by Marriott.

"Justin has been consistently recognized for excellence in leadership and operations," said Dave Durbin, President & CEO of Crestline Hotels. "We welcome his experience in the Detroit market, as well as his enthusiasm in managing this strategically located Hilton Garden Inn," added Durbin.

Mr. Presnol can be reached at

The Hilton Garden Inn Detroit welcomes guests with its handsome 10-story red brick exterior that architecturally blends into this charming and historic neighborhood. Inside, guests will find superior service and hospitality as well as 198 spacious guestrooms complete with complimentary high-speed Internet access and printer capabilities. The hotel also offers an indoor heated swimming pool and whirlpool spa; a complimentary 24-hour Business Center; 3,400 square feet of meeting and banquet space; a Fitness Center; and a Pavilion Pantry(TM) convenience mart. The Hilton Garden Inn Detroit is located at 351 Gratiot Avenue, Detroit, MI 48226. For more information and reservations guests can call 1.313.967.0900 or visit the hotel online at

Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is one of the nation's largest independent hospitality management companies. Founded in 2000, the company presently manages 70 hotels, resorts and conference and convention centers with nearly 14,600 rooms in 14 states and the District of Columbia. Crestline Hotels & Resorts manages 13 independent properties in major US markets including Atlanta, Chicago, 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 Note: Certain matters discussed herein are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Litigation Reform Act of 1995. 


Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc. 
Gayle MacIntyre

Also See: Ruth Butler Appointed Director of Sales at the Hilton Garden Inn Detroit Downtown / October 2003
Crestline Hotels & Resorts Appoints Four to General Manager Posts / September 2003


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