Dallas InterContinental Names New GM

DALLAS—InterContinental Dallas has appointed industry veteran Scott Blakeslee general manager.

Blakeslee will oversee all operational phases of hotel and revenue management, as well as the current multimillion-dollar renovation under way at the 528-room property.

Blakeslee previously served as svp/strategic business development for Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, overseeing the addition to the property, the Palms Place Hotel & Spa, a 47- story, 599-suite and penthouse complex.

Blakeslee also served as vp/sales and marketing at The Harmon Hotel, Spa and Residences in Las Vegas; director/sales and marketing at the St. Regis Resort in Monarch Beach, CA; the Lake Lawn Resort in Wisconsin and at Carmel Valley Ranch in California. Other positions held were director of sales at The Venetian Resort, Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas.