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Hay Creek Hospitality Announces Bernie English as
New General Manager of the Orchards Hotel


WILLIAMSTOWN, MA. JUNE 8, 2009 — Norman MacLeod of Hay Creek Hospitality LLC, has named Bernie English as General Manager of the Orchards Hotel. Bernie brings vast experience and knowledge in marketing, sales, public relations, branding, restaurant development and hotel operations. As General Manager, he will endeavor to maintain the overall character of the hotel while expanding its market base. The Orchards with Gala Restaurant & Bar, AAA Four Diamond Award winning hotel & restaurant in Williamstown MA, is known for luxurious accommodations and fine, fusion cuisine.

Bernie, a Pittsfield native, began his career as the Assistant Manager of Blantyre Castle in Lenox , Director of Sales at the Berkshire Hilton, Pittsfield, then spanned the entirety of the US while working as Senior Vice President of Hotels for Amerimar Enterprises, Philadelphia, PA, West Region Director of Sales & Marketing for Embassy Suites Hotels, Scottsdale, AZ, and Regional Director of Sales & Marketing with AIRCOA, Denver, CO. Bernie and his wife currently, own the AAA Four Diamond inn and restaurant, Jackson House Inn and Restaurant in Woodstock, VT.

English with his wife, Jennifer, a native of Lee, MA, while living throughout the US, continued to maintain a connection to New England through their two daughters, one, a graduate of Williams College, Williamstown, and the other, Trinity College, Hartford, CT. The couple plan to re-establish residency in Berkshire County as soon as possible.

About the Management Company:

Founded in 2005 by Norman MacLeod, Hay Creek Hospitality is a full service management company that combines veteran hospitality industry experience with fully integrated management systems that were specifically designed for the small upscale property. Hay Creek specializes in the development and management of independent full service boutique Inns and hotels in the 30 to100 room range throughout New England and the mid Atlantic states.

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The Orchards Hotel, 
Media Contact:

Heidi Cornwell
413-458-9611 ext 507

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Also See: Hay Creek Hospitality Announces Dean P. Andrews; Former Senior Executive of Orient Express Hotels, Ltd, as a New Principal Partner / June 2009

Hay Creek Hospitality Completes a Restaurant Transformation at the Orchards Hotel in Williamstown, Massachusetts; Appoints Chris Bonnivier to Executive Chef / April 2009

Hay Creek Hospitality Launches Management System Designed Specifically for Small Independent Boutique Inns and Hotels / March 2009

Hay Creek Hospitality Commences Total Restoration of the Wolfeboro Inn, Wolfeboro, New Hampshire / February 2009


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