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LOS ANGELES (September 12, 2018) – Kimpton Hotel Palomar Los Angeles – Beverly Hills announces the appointment of Marco Scherer as General Manager of the award-winning 264-room boutique hotel and Director of Operations Los Angeles and Janice Tugaoen as Area Director of Sales & Marketing.

In his new role as General Manager, Scherer provides strategic direction and oversees day-to-day operations at Hotel Palomar Los Angeles – Beverly Hills, located just minutes from the heart of Beverly Hills. Additionally, as Director of Operations Los Angeles, Scherer is responsible for guiding and directing the leadership for Kimpton Hotels in Los Angeles. Additional properties include the Kimpton Everly Hotel, Kimpton La Peer Hotel and Kimpton Hotel Wilshire.

With more than 20 years in the hospitality industry and 13 with Kimpton, Scherer most recently was General Manager at Kimpton’s Hotel Allegro in Chicago. His hotel management experience has taken him all over the U.S. including Kimpton Vero Beach Hotel & Spa in Florida, Kimpton Hotel Madera in Washington D.C. and the Royal St. Charles in New Orleans.

Tugaoen brings more than two decades of hospitality sales experience to her new role. As Area Director of Sales & Marketing, Tugaoen leads the department’s initiatives at Hotel Palomar Los Angeles – Beverly Hills as well as Kimpton Hotel Wilshire. Previously, Tugaoen worked as the Director of Sales & Marketing for The Westin Long Beach where she assisted with the development of the brand’s marketing discipline, consistently surpassing sales goals. Tugaoen’s experience also includes hotel sales & marketing positions at several boutique and large-scale properties in top-tier convention and leisure travel destinations such as Boston, New York and New Orleans.

About Hotel Palomar Los Angeles – Beverly Hills

In February 2017, the 264-room Hotel Palomar Los Angeles – Beverly Hills unveiled its new look following the completion of a $12 million hotel-wide reimagining inspired by its smart LA surroundings and the maverick world of independent film. From refined décor and spirited design to playful diversions and unparalleled Kimpton hospitality, Hotel Palomar Los Angeles – Beverly Hills aims to make each guest’s stay an award winner. Nestled just minutes from the heart of Beverly Hills on the Wilshire Corridor in Westwood Village, Hotel Palomar Los Angeles – Beverly Hills provides easy access to UCLA, Beverly Hills’ Rodeo Drive; and top restaurants, shopping, museums and beaches. Hotel Palomar Los Angeles – Beverly Hills is located at 10740 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, Calif. 90024. For additional information, visit or call 310.475.8711. Follow Hotel Palomar Los Angeles – Beverly Hills on Facebook and Instagram.

About Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants

San Francisco-based Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants is the original boutique hotel company, which pioneered the concept of unique, distinctive, design-forward hotels in the United States in 1981. Anchored in one-of-a-kind experiences, Kimpton now operates more than 60 hotels and 80 restaurants, bars and lounges across urban locations, resort destinations and up and coming markets in the United States, Europe, Caribbean and Greater China. Kimpton spaces and experiences center on its guests, offering inspiring design that evokes curiosity to forward-thinking flavors that feed the soul. Every detail is thoughtfully curated and artfully delivered, so that guest experiences remain meaningful, unscripted and ridiculously personal.

Kimpton’s employees, empowered to provide heartfelt service and experiences, have built a highly regarded workplace culture that appears consistently on FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list.

In January 2015, Kimpton became part of the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) family of hotel brands. For more information, visit    

Contact: Brandon Muratalla / 213.739.7985

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