White Lodging Assumes Management of Embassy Suites West Palm Beach
Thursday July 17th, 2014 - 9:59AM O
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WEST PALM BEACH, FL—White Lodging has assumed the management contract of the Embassy Suites West Palm Beach Airport Hotel, owned by RLJ Lodging Trust.
"We believe West Palm Beach is a vibrant, exciting part of Florida and are looking forward to bringing the White Lodging culture to the Embassy Suites West Palm Beach," said David Lanterman, regional VP at White Lodging. "We are fortunate that so many of the associates at the hotel chose to stay and start careers within White Lodging."
The hotel offers 194 suites and more than 18,000 sq. ft. of meeting space. Amenities include an outdoor swimming pool, dry sauna and Jacuzzi, a 24-hour fitness center, a complimentary shuttle to the airport and City Place Shopping Center and a 24-hour business center. The hotel also has the Certified Green Lodging designation from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.
The Embassy Suites West Palm Beach is located directly off I-95 across from the Palm Beach International Airport.
Key members of the hotel's executive leadership team include General Manager Jay Badillo, Controller and HR Manager Nieka Lindsey, Executive Chef Jacob Gardner and Chief Engineer Matthew Monahan. They will continue to work at the hotel.
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