IRVING, TX — September 5, 2023 — Spire Hospitality, a nationally recognized third-party hotel management company, has appointed Matthew Slater as the new general manager of TownePlace Suites by Marriott Denver West/Federal Center in Golden, CO. The 106-room property will benefit from Slater’s quarter-century of leadership experience in the hospitality sector, including management roles at hotels and country clubs.

“I am delighted to welcome Matthew to the Spire team as general manager of TownePlace Suites by Marriott Denver West/Federal Center,” said Steve Neth, vice president of operations at Spire Hospitality. “His passion for the business, combined with his experience at longer-stay properties, makes him an ideal candidate to assist the staff in doing everything possible to make our guests feel right at home on a long trip.”

Before joining Spire, Slater was the general manager at Comfort Inn Plano-Dallas in Plano, TX. He has also managed Hilton, Marriott, and IHG properties. When he is not managing TownePlace Suites by Marriott Denver West/Federal Center, Matthew enjoys cooking, outdoor adventures, traveling, and spending time with his family and pets.

“I am honored to join TownePlace Suites by Marriott Denver West/Federal Center and the team here,” Slater said. “I am impressed with Spire’s culture, and the company’s core principles in people, purpose and passion have inspired me. When you have a great culture, the workforce is much happier and more engaged in providing memorable guest experiences.”