Omni Hotels & Resorts has announced that chief executive Jim Caldwell will also assume the role of president, effective immediately.
Omni Providence Hotel, Rhode Island’s premier landmark hotel connected to the Rhode Island Convention Centre, has announced the appointment of Burnell Goldman as general manager for the luxury downtown hotel. In this role, he will oversee all departments including operations, sales and marketing, rooms, risk management and food and beverage.
Omni Hotels & Resorts has appointed Jeff Smith as general manager for the Omni Frisco Hotel. In this role, he will lead the opening of the hotel and oversee all departments including operations, sales and marketing, rooms, risk management and food and beverage. As a veteran of the hospitality industry, Smith has been with Omni Hotels & Resorts for nearly 15 years serving in various corporate and property leadership positions.
Lesli Reynolds has been appointed senior vice president of revenue for Omni Hotels & Resorts. A 25-year industry veteran, Reynolds is responsible for creating and driving business development strategies to increase market share and build revenue for the luxury hotel brand. “Lesli has been a proven leader within the Omni family for the last two decades,” said Peter Strebel, chief marketing officer and senior vice president of sales for Omni Hotels & Resorts.
Omni Hotels & Resorts has announced Peter Strebel, a 25-year-plus veteran of the hospitality industry, has been named chief marketing officer and senior vice president of sales. In this role, Strebel will create and drive innovative branding, communications, marketing and business development strategies to increase awareness, capture market share and build revenue for the luxury hotel brand.
Omni Hotels & Resorts has fully acquired The Omni King Edward Hotel, Toronto’s first and most fabled luxury hotel. Omni has been managing and operating the hotel since August, 2013. With this transaction, the company will take on the ownership, operations and management of the iconic property.
The Atlanta Braves and Omni Hotels & Resorts are partnering to develop a new hotel in the mixed used development adjacent to SunTrust Park in Cobb County. The luxurious Omni property will be a full-service hotel and will serve as a cornerstone of the mixed-use community. The Omni Atlanta Hotel at SunTrust Park will feature 16 floors, approximately 260 finely appointed guest rooms and suites, rooftop hospitality suites, approximately 12,500 square feet of meeting space, an elevated pool deck and bar overlooking the plaza and ballpark, and a signature restaurant.
Omni Hotels & Resorts has confirmed the appointment of Kris Singleton as the new chief information officer for the luxury hotel brand. In this role, Singleton will help drive the company’s strategic business objectives by providing the enterprise-wide information technology vision.
Kate Biava, group recreation and Amelia’s Wheels manager at Omni Amelia Island Plantation, was recently honored by the Resort and Commercial Recreation Association (RCRA) with the Debbie Regnone Service Award in recognition of her commitment to and professional excellence in the recreation industry.
Omni Hotels & Resorts completed a multi-million dollar renovation of five floors of private suites at the Omni Austin Hotel, located in the heart of downtown at 8th and San Jacinto.