Andaz Tokyo Toranomon Hills has appointed Ross Cooper to the position of general manager. Cooper joined Hyatt International upon receiving his degree in hospitality management from Auckland University of Technology in 1997. He was selected to be a corporate trainee at Grand Hyatt Melbourne in 1998 and continued on to become assistant manager at the hotel’s radii restaurant & bar, and later as the assistant banquet manager.
Hyatt Hotels and Mori Building have announced their affiliates have signed an agreement to launch Andaz Tokyo, the first Andaz hotel in Japan. When it opens in the summer of 2014, Andaz Tokyo will join the brand’s growing portfolio of boutique-style hotels in gateway cities and resort destinations around the globe.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced the opening of Andaz Amsterdam Prinsengracht, the first Hyatt hotel in the Netherlands and the ninth addition to the Andaz brand.
Andaz Savannah, a lifestyle hotel, opened in the former Avia Savannah in historic downtown Savannah.
The first Andaz hotel in Northern California, Andaz Napa, makes its debut today in the heart of California wine country.
Andaz and Women for Women International announced today a new initiative to provide community members in war-torn countries with the tools and resources they need to reach their fullest potential and rebuild their societies. The new collaboration is rooted in Hyatt’s corporate responsibility platform, Hyatt Thrive, which focuses on helping associates, their families, and neighbors in local communities thrive through economic development and investment, education and personal advancement, health and wellness, and environmental sustainability.