The Inn at Pocono Manor has named Evan Shepp front office manager for the historic resort. The Inn, which opened in 1902, is the longest continuously operating resort in the Pocono Mountains and one of the oldest in North America. Lisa Green, general manager, made the announcement.
“I am so pleased to welcome Evan to our resort,” said Ms. Green. “He brings an eclectic background in entertainment and hospitality to his new role at The Inn. These blend beautifully in his new position as head of the front office – an area that offers initial and parting impressions to our guests. He is a terrific addition to our leadership team.”
Evan Shepp brings over a decade of hospitality experience to his new position at The Inn at Pocono Manor. He was previously front office manager and reservations manager for Skytop Lodge. Mr. Shepp worked in the entertainment industry prior to joining hospitality, serving as talent agent and casting director.
Shepp is a graduate of the University of Bridgeport. He resides in Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania.
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About The Inn at Pocono Manor
The Inn at Pocono Resort blends a century of hospitality with the demands of 21st Century travelers. Lovingly referred to as the “The Grand Lady of the Mountains” and a National Registry of Historic Places property, The Inn at Pocono Manor opened in 1902 as a country retreat for Philadelphia Quakers. Today it is the oldest continuously running Resort in the Poconos and one of the oldest in North America.
The Inn’s main lodge and event space were comprehensively renovated in 2011 and 2012, restoring turn-of-the-last century charm to the historic facilities and integrating state-of-the-art technology expected by today’s travelers. The all-season resort boasts 237 beautiful guestrooms, and 25,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space that can accommodate up to 500 guests. The Exchange at Pocono Manor restaurant features superb dining with an eclectic flair. The Old Lamplighter Lounge serves specialty beverages and pub fare throughout the day.
Complete recreational amenities are available at The Inn at Pocono Manor, including signature golf, horseback riding, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, the luxurious Laurel Spa, fishing, clay shooting, cross country skiing, and more. Striking views of the Pocono Mountains are visible from all sides of the resort’s main building. Complimentary wireless Internet is available throughout. The Inn at Pocono Manor features two 18-hole signature golf courses, including the East Course dating to 1912, which was redesigned by Donald Ross in 1927 and has been host to golf legends like Sam Snead, Arnold Palmer and Jerry Barber. In 1959, the West Course opened and is a favorite with long ball hitters.
A destination within the Poconos for over a century, the 3000-acre Inn at Pocono Manor is minutes away from Crossings Premium Outlets, Camelbeach Water Park, Camelback Ski Mountain, and the Mt. Airy Casino. The AAA three diamond-rated Resort is within two hours of New York City, New Jersey and Philadelphia. www.poconomanor.com