WNW Hospitality Repositions to WNW Management
Wednesday March 5th, 2014 - 8:56AM O
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LONG ISLAND, NY—WNW Hospitality Group is changing its focus and will reposition itself as a full-service management and hospitality consulting company, according to its president, Dave Dickinson.
WNW Hospitality Group has been an owner/operator of hotels for more than 20 years, and has operated flags from Best Western and IHG, as well as independent properties, and one Preferred Hotel Group hotel, the Heritage Hotel & Conference Center in Southbury, CT.
Dickinson, along with new partners Jonathan Reiss, WNW EVP for 12 years and EVP Robert Jaeger, joins WNW Management after operating a Best Western property and management company in Philadelphia for 20 years.
WNW has signed new management company clients that include:65-room Best Western Saluki Inn- Carbondale, IL; 225-room Ramada Inn Center City Philadelphia; 85-unit Inn at Great Neck here on Long Island; and the Viana Hotel and Spa, a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World and also located on Long Island..
According to the company, the new WNW is committed to providing owners with hands-on management and "boots on the ground," with all three partners visiting the hotels regularly.
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