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Crestline Appoints Tim Bailey as General Manager for the
Westin Virginia Beach Town Center, Virginia Beach, Virginia

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 8, 2008 - Crestline Hotels & Resorts, Inc. today announced the appointment of Tim Bailey as General Manager for the 236 guestroom upscale Westin Virginia Beach Town Center hotel. The hotel, which opened this past November, is the focal point of the Town Center of Virginia Beach, a mixed-use "main street" style development located at the core of the city's Central Business District and the home of its cultural, business and retail activities.

Mr. Bailey rejoins Crestline Hotels & Resorts from Marriott Vacation Club International where he was General Manager of the Timber Lodge and Grand Residence Club in Lake Tahoe, CA. Prior to that he was with Crestline Hotels & Resorts where he served as the General Manager for the Renaissance Portsmouth Hotel & Conference Center, Portsmouth, VA. He also worked with Crestline as the Director of Sales & Marketing at the Marriott Bay Point Resort, Panama City, FL. Mr. Bailey brings more than 20 years of hospitality management experience to his new position.

"We welcome Tim back to the Crestline family," said Dave Durbin, President & CEO, Crestline Hotels & Resorts. "Tim's extensive background in leading teams and providing a vision for guest service will be a tremendous addition in growing the successful reputation of this new hotel," added Durbin.

Mr. Bailey holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Hotel & Restaurant Management from James Madison University. He can be reached at

The Westin Virginia Beach Town Center
The Westin Virginia Beach Town Center is a full-service, state-of-the-art, meeting-friendly hotel. Each of its guestrooms offer amenities and services that cater to business and leisure travelers in traditional Westin style with an oversized work desk, two-line cordless telephone with data port, high-speed wired and wireless Internet access, the new Westin WakeCup(R) coffee brewer with complimentary Starbucks(R) coffee, an in-room refreshment center and the Westin's Service Express(R) ("One Call Does it All") that permits guests to dial one extension to facilitate all service requests. For conferences and events, the hotel features 10,000 square feet of meeting and banquet space including an 8,800 square foot ballroom. Guests of the hotel may enjoy the hotel's Taza Restaurant for breakfast, lunch or dinner or the Lounge/Bar offering cocktails and light fare. Additional amenities include a business center, indoor swimming pool and whirlpool as well as the Westin WORKOUT(R). The Westin Virginia Beach Town Center is located at 4353 Commerce Street in Virginia Beach, VA, just 10 miles from the oceanfront. There are numerous dining and entertainment options within walking distance of the hotel. For more information and reservations please call 757-557-0550 or visit 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

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Crestline Hotels & Resorts
Gayle MacIntyre

Also See: Crestline Hotels & Resorts Appoints David Brian Catalon as Director of Sales & Marketing for the Sheraton Reston and the Westin Reston Heights Hotels in Virginia / September 2007


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