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Jeffrey Seward Named General Manager
of the Taj Boston

BOSTON - (April 5, 2010) - Taj Hotels Resorts & Palaces today announced that Jeffrey Seward has been named General Manager of the Taj Boston, the landmark hotel at Arlington and Newbury streets overlooking the Public Garden.

Seward brings more than 20 years of hospitality industry leadership to his position with Taj Boston. His rich experience includes tenure since 1991 with Ritz-Carlton hotels in the U.S. and abroad, to include properties in San Francisco, Atlanta, Bali, Jakarta, Bahrain, Seoul, and Cairo. He was also part of a corporate team with responsibility for many hotel openings.

A graduate of the University of Montana who also holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and Management from Canterbury University, Seward's interests include golf, the performing arts, football and rugby. 

About Taj Boston
Taj Boston occupies the city's most celebrated location at Arlington and Newbury streets. Overlooking the Public Garden, the property is within walking distance of historic sites, theatre and financial districts as well as fashionable boutiques and galleries, and is just four miles from Boston's Logan International Airport. Opened in 1927, the luxury hotel features 273 guestrooms, including 45 suites, many of which offer wood-burning fireplaces. As a preferred social and business center, Taj Boston is noted for its prix fixe and a la carte dining in The Cafe, weekend afternoon tea in The Lounge, cocktails in The Bar, monthly Wine Dinners and seasonal Champagne Sunday Brunch on The Roof, as well as state-of-the-art business and guest services. Acquired by Taj Hotels, Resorts and Palaces in January 2007,Taj Boston joins The Pierre in New York and Taj Campton Place in San Francisco as the U.S. members of Taj Hotels' luxury division. For reservations, call 617-536-5700 or 877-482-5267 (877-4-TAJ BOS) toll-free or visit

About Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces 
Established in 1903, Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces is one of Asia's largest and finest group of hotels, comprising 67 hotels in 45 locations across India with an additional 15 international hotels in the Maldives, Malaysia, Australia, UK, USA, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Africa and the Middle East. From world-renowned landmarks to modern business hotels, idyllic beach resorts to authentic Grand Palaces, each Taj hotel offers an unrivalled fusion of warm Indian hospitality, world-class service and modern luxury. The Taj, a symbol of Indian hospitality, has recently completed the centenary of its landmark hotel, The Taj Mahal Palace & Tower, Mumbai. Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces is part of the Tata Group, India's premier business house.


Aubrey McGovern

Also See: The Ritz-Carlton Boston Being Sold to Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces for $170 million; Hotel to be Rebranded Taj Boston, David M. Gibbons Named General Manager / November 2006
Patrick Blangy Appointed Director of Sales and Marketing at Taj Boston / January 2009

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