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Crystal Kennedy was recently hired as the associate director of sales for the Hilton Anatole in Dallas.
The Ritz-Carlton, Philadelphia will undergo a complete transformation later this year.
Architect and interior designer Wimberly Interiors is leading the project for the Avenue of the Arts-located hotel. Renovations include new guest rooms and meeting spaces a refreshed lobby experience and public spaces, and a new restaurant, bar and lounge. The project is slated begin this month and finish in spring 2016.
At its most recent meeting, the Board of the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority approved a number of measures to improve the city’ lighting and security capabilities and expand funding to several area projects.
A $10 million renovation has just wrapped up at The Westin Philadelphia.
All 294 guest rooms received facelifts that included new furniture, paint and wall coverings, carpeting and updated décor. Two of the hotel’s dining features—Winthrop & Valentine and The Lobby Bar—underwent major changes giving the spaces a more sophisticated and contemporary feels.