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Highgate Appoints Barbara Christoph as General Manager at Arthouse Hotel New York City

Arthouse Hotel New York City | November 5, 2019

NEW YORK, NY – November 5th, 2019 – The executive team at Highgate Hotels announces the appointment of Barbara Christoph as General Manager at Arthouse Hotel New York City. Barbara is honored to come “home” to Arthouse, having started her tenure with Highgate in 2007 at what was formerly On The Ave Hotel. Inspired by the creative spirit of the Upper West Side, the property was renamed Arthouse in the spring of 2019. “It is only the beginning of this exciting new chapter, and I’m delighted to be a part of it,” said Barbara Christoph. “Arthouse is a special place not only because of its amazing team which has cultivated stron...

Highgate Appoints Erik Palmer as Managing Director of Park Central Hotel and WestHouse New York

October 29, 2019

Erik Palmer has officially been appointed Managing Director of Park Central and WestHouse Hotels in New York City on October 15. With industry experience spanning over two decades, Mr. Palmer will lead the daily operations of the two HIGHGATE-managed properties. Prior to his current position, Mr. Palmer also served as Managing Director of TWA Hotel for MCR, the sixth largest hotel owner-operator in the United States. In this role, Mr. Palmer carried out the operational logistics through opening of the new 512-room TWA Hotel at John F. Kennedy International Airport in spring of this year. Erik’s previous experience to MCR was as Hotel ...

Highgate Opens The Candler Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton in Downtown Atlanta


ATLANTA and MCLEAN, Va. -- October 24, 2019 -- A new chapter begins for a beloved, iconic landmark with the debut of The Candler Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton — one of the most highly anticipated hotel openings in Atlanta this year. The first Curio Collection by Hilton property to open in the city, the majestic property opens its doors today at 127 Peachtree Street NE in Downtown Atlanta. “Centrally located in one of the most innovative and diverse cities in the U.S.,The Candler Hotel is an exciting addition to our collection of one-of-a-kind hotels,” said Jenna Hackett, global head, Curio Collection by Hilton. “As we conti...

Highgate Appoints Key Leadership Executives for San Francisco’s Huntington Hotel

Huntington Hotel | September 25, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (September 25, 2019) – Huntington Hotel, the 134-room hotel perched atop Nob Hill, welcomes Brian Fenwick as general manager and Lauren Vojvoda as director of sales & marketing. With 30 years of combined hotel management and sales background, together Fenwick and Vojvoda join the leadership team at the historic San Francisco property. A hospitality industry veteran with 17 years of experience in the San Francisco market, Fenwick most recently comes from RocketSpace, a San Francisco coworking space for tech startups, and previously from Commune Hotel & Resorts where he served as vice president and orchestrated 37 maj...

OYO Hotels Partners With Highgate to Open Flagship OYO Hotel & Casino Las Vegas

OYO Hotels & Homes | August 23, 2019

Las Vegas, NV -- August 23, 2019 -- OYO Hotels & Homes, the world’s third-largest and fastest-growing hotel chain, today announced that it has partnered with Highgate to create its first key flagship property in Las Vegas, OYO’s first property in this lively city - OYO Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. Located near the corner of the famed Las Vegas Strip on Tropicana, OYO Hotel & Casino provides 657 rooms across nineteen floors and a 35,000 square-foot casino. This hotel was earlier operated as Hooters Casino Hotel. Additional amenities include two signature restaurants, four bars, a fitness center, and an outdoor pool. The property w...

Sandestin Investments Plans Summer 2020 Opening of Hotel Effie Sandestin

Hotel Effie Sandestin | August 5, 2019

MIRAMAR BEACH, FL -- August 5, 2019 -- Ushering in a new era in aspirational vacationing to Northwest Florida’s Emerald Coast, Sandestin Investments, LLC announces the name and launch of its exquisite family-owned hotel, set to debut in early summer of 2020. Hotel Effie Sandestin is now accepting leisure and group reservations. The hotel features 250 guest rooms with multiple room types, a delectable three-meal restaurant, craft cocktail lobby bar, and in-room dining all curated by celebrity Chef Hugh Acheson. It also boasts a luxury spa, state-of-the-art fitness center, the only rooftop pool on Florida’s Emerald Coast and 20,000 sq....

Sandestin Investments Breaks Ground on The Sandestin Hotel

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort | September 17, 2018

MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla., Sept. 17, 2018 -- On Friday, September 14th, Sandestin Investments, LLC celebrated the beginning of construction for the new 250-room full-service hotel, The Sandestin Hotel, will be located adjacent to the Baytowne Conference Center at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. Completion of the hotel is slated for April 2020. "Today marks the beginning of a great addition to Sandestin," stated Sara Becnel, Vice President of Development for Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. "We are excited to expand our hospitality offering with the new hotel as well as provide a fresh new guest experience not currently availab...

The Davis Companies With Spot On Ventures and Highgate Open 117-Room Studio Allston in Boston, Massachusetts

The Davis Companies | June 18, 2018

BOSTON -- Studio Allston, now open, is a 117-room hotel that embodies a spirit of adventure and creativity, and promises to deliver a hotel experience unlike any other in Boston. What makes Studio Allston different is a thematic reliance on art in the lobby, in the bar, in meeting rooms, suites, and in every one of the guest rooms. Most of the displays are works created by local artists and will be refreshed regularly in a first-floor gallery. Twelve contemporary artists were selected to create murals in each guest room. Wallpaper in standard guest rooms features individual designs and five of the Hotel's ten guest suites were designed ...

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