MINNEAPOLIS - January 23, 2018
Ken Greene, president, Americas, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has joined the Board of Directors of the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) as a Brand Representative. Greene proudly accepted the appointment on AHLA’s Board, which represents leaders from all sectors of the lodging industry, including brands, owners and real estate investment trusts (REITs), management companies, independents, and state associations. Greene will be part of vital discussions concerning a broad range of industry and association related issues.
“It is an honor to join this distinguished group of hospitality professionals on the AHLA Board of Directors,” said Greene. “I am excited to be an advocate for our industry standards to ultimately better serve our guests and communities.”
“I am pleased to welcome Ken to the AHLA Board and add his voice to the incredible group of industry leaders that is guiding AHLA’s advocacy efforts and we are excited to build on the tremendous successes of the past year and advance our agenda,” said Katherine Lugar, president and CEO of AHLA. “Without a doubt, our Board members are instrumental to AHLA’s success. Ken‘s experience and leadership will serve our organization well and keep our industry moving forward.”
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About Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group is one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel companies and includes 1,440 locations in operation and under development with more than 230,000 rooms and a footprint spanning 115 countries and territories. The Carlson Rezidor portfolio includes a powerful set of global brands: Quorvus Collection, Radisson Blu®, Radisson®, Radisson RED, Park Plaza®, Park Inn® by Radisson and Country Inn & Suites® by Radisson. Guests can benefit from Club CarlsonSM, a program that redefines hotel rewards with a collection of exceptional benefits, services, and privileges at more than 1,000 hotels worldwide. Over 95,000 people are employed in Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group hotel systemsand the company is headquartered in Minneapolis, Singapore, and Brussels. For more information, visit www.carlsonrezidor.com and follow on Twitter @carlsonrezidor.
Serving the hospitality industry for more than a century, the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) is the sole national association representing all segments of the 8 million jobs the U.S. lodging industry supports, including hotel owners, REITs, chains, franchisees, management companies, independent properties, bed and breakfasts, state hotel associations, and industry suppliers. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., AHLA focuses on strategic advocacy, communications support, and educational resources for an industry that advances long-term career opportunities for employees, invests in local communities across the country and hosts more than one billion guests’ stays in American hotels every year. AHLA proudly represents a dynamic hotel industry of more than 54,000 properties that supports $1.1 trillion in U.S. sales and generates nearly $170 billion in taxes to local, state and federal governments. Learn more at www.AHLA.com.
Laura Langemo, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group | +1 (763) 212-0419 | email@example.com