News for the Hospitality Executive
Jordan Kaye Named as Marketing and Communications Manager
LOS ANGELES, CA October 17, 2011 - Jordan Kaye has been named the Marketing and Communications Manager of Andaz West Hollywood this week with a warm welcome from hotel associates and the local community. Kaye joins the Andaz West Hollywood in its third year since reopening as a vibrant boutique-style hotel on the Sunset Strip. Opening in 2009, the Andaz was the first Hyatt of its kind to debut in the U.S. Currently there are four other Andaz hotels – one on 5th Avenue in the heart of midtown Manhattan, one on Wall Street in New York, one in the Gaslamp District of San Diego, and one in London’s East End. Later this summer, Andaz Shanghai, the first Andaz in Asia will open in Xintiandi – a landmark entertainment area in the heart of downtown Shanghai.
With experience working on top-tier luxury and lifestyle accounts, Kaye joins the Andaz team from The Rose Group, a boutique PR and marketing firm. As an Account Supervisor he worked with account such as The SLS Hotel at Beverly Hills, Tyra Banks, SKYY Vodka and Showtime’s EliteXC. Prior to his role at The Rose Group, Kaye was a PR and marketing consultant where he launched The Rundown, a daily men’s e-newsletter and a local beer company, Fireman’s Brew. He also spent time at Fingerprint Communications where he led a team to launch the Polaroid Malibu Beach House, Bacardi’s 42 Below Vodka, and Maxim Magazine’s Super Bowl and Hot 100 parties. Kaye graduated with a BA in Public Relations and Advertising from Chapman University.
“We are thrilled with Jordan joining the Andaz West Hollywood family. Jordan brings a wealth of Los Angeles experience as well as savvy brand acumen to assist us in bringing more sizzle to the Sunset Strip,” says Andaz General Manager Philip Dailey.
Bringing a vast array of knowledge in brand development, Kaye will assist in strengthening the Andaz West Hollywood’s recognition and reputation for excellent service and innovative guest experiences.
“I am proud to step into my new role at Andaz West Hollywood, a unique and iconic property on the Sunset Strip. This is an exciting and evolutionary time for the hotel and I’m looking forward to being a part of their extraordinary future,” says Kaye.
Kaye’s transition to Marketing and Communications Manager has been welcomed and the Andaz looks forward to his plans for the future.
For more information about Andaz West Hollywood, please visit: www.westhollywood.andaz.com.
ABOUT ANDAZ WEST HOLLYWOOD
Global in scale while local in perspective, Andaz delivers an innovative hospitality experience blending personal preferences with attentive and uncomplicated service. This unique collection of hotels reflects the personality of each locale, and is dedicated to creating natural and vibrant living spaces where travelers can indulge in their own personal sense of comfort and style. Opened in January 2009, Andaz West Hollywood features a sophisticated, modern design inspired by the sexy vibe of the Sunset Strip, the glamour of the Hollywood Hills and a renegade rock-and-roll past; RH Restaurant & Bar with authentic Southwest French cuisine from Chef Pierre Gornes; a 3,600-square-foot rooftop Sundeck and heated pool with views of the Los Angeles skyline from downtown L.A. to the beaches; and over 9,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space. Andaz’s other properties include: Andaz Liverpool Street in London, Andaz Wall Street, Andaz San Diego, and Andaz 5th Avenue. For more information visit online at www.andaz.com.
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