Industry veterans bring nearly 40 years of combined experience to boutique hotel
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants, the pioneer and leader in the boutique hospitality sector, today announced the hiring of Adam Gurgiolo as the General Manager and Jeff Andrews as the Director of Sales and Marketing for the Schofield Hotel, Kimpton’s new luxury boutique hotel in Cleveland.
Gurgiolo comes to Cleveland from Kimpton’s Hotel Palomar in Chicago, where he spent the last three years as assistant general manager. Originally from the Chicago area, he has been in the hotel industry for 18 years, working with Wyndham, Hilton, Marriott and Starwood hotels before joining Kimpton. His experience spans front office and rooms operations, food and beverage, and sales and marketing.
The 122-room Schofield Hotel is located at the southwest corner of East Ninth Street and Euclid Avenue in the historic Schofield Building in the heart of downtown Cleveland. It is slated to open this winter. For more information on the property, visit www.TheSchofieldHotel.com.
ABOUT KIMPTON HOTELS & RESTAURANTS
San Francisco-based Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants is a leading collection of boutique hotels and restaurants and the acknowledged industry pioneer that first introduced the boutique hotel concept to the United States. In 1981, Bill Kimpton founded the company that today is renowned for making travelers feel genuinely cared for through thoughtful perks and amenities, bold, playful design and a sincerely personal style of guest service. Out to help people live full, balanced lives, Kimpton aims to inspire with touches like yoga mats in every room, complimentary coffee and tea to start the day, hosted evening Wine Hour, in-room fitness programming and complimentary bike rentals. The award-winning restaurants and bars are led by talented chefs and bartenders and offer guests a chance to dine like a local.
Kimpton is consistently ranked as one of the top companies in the Market Metrix Hospitality Index, Upper Upscale Segment, for Customer Satisfaction. The company is highly regarded for its innovative employee culture and benefits and has been named a FORTUNE magazine “Best Place to Work” six times since 2009. Kimpton is continuously growing and currently operates over 60 hotels and 70 plus restaurants, bars and lounges in 30 U.S. cities. In January 2015, Kimpton was welcomed into the InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) family of hotel brands, bringing together two special cultures and sets of values to create the world's largest boutique hotel business. For more information, visit www.KimptonHotels.com.