The Embassy Suites Ontario – Airport, owned by the Ontario Lodging Associates LLC. and operated by Sun Development and Management Corp., today announced that Jennifer M. Keef has been appointed as the property’s director of sales. The new 175-suite Embassy Suites is located at 3663 East Guasti Road, Ontario, Calif. Currently under construction, the property is scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2011. As director of sales, Keef will direct all areas of the sales and marketing efforts.
“Based on Jennifer’s outstanding record in hotel management, we are confident that she will be instrumental in ensuring the success of this new Embassy Suites hotel,” said Chris Mayer, president, Sun Development and Management Corp. “Jennifer will be a strong asset to this new property as we ramp up for its opening.”
Prior to joining the Embassy Suites Ontario – Airport, Keef was director of sales and marketing for Trigild, Inc. at The Inn at Morro Bay and Holiday Inn Ontario Airport. Before that, she was the director of sales for the Lake Arrowhead Resort and Spa as well as the Doubletree Club Orange County Airport. Keef has over 13 years of experience in hotel sales and marketing, with extensive knowledge in managing sales efforts through new openings and renovations. She is an active member of the Ontario and Rancho Cucamonga chambers of commerce, as well as a community partner with the County of San Bernardino’s Department of Workforce Development.
When completed, the new Embassy Suites Ontario – Airport will provide guests with a full complement of services and amenities, including a full service restaurant and lounge, over 5,000 square feet of flexible meeting and ballroom space, an indoor heated pool, a spa, a Precor® fitness center and complimentary airport shuttle service. All Embassy Suites hotels offer spacious two-room suites that include a separate living area with a sofa bed, armchair, and well-lit dining/work table, private bedroom and bath, hair dryers, MP3 clock radio, two televisions, two dual-line phones, wired and wireless high-speed Internet access, a wet bar, mini-refrigerator, microwave oven, an iron and ironing board, a convenient complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast each morning, and a complimentary two-hour Manager’s Reception* each evening.
To make reservations, travelers can visit the Embassy Suites Hotels website at www.embassysuites.com, call 1-800-EMBASSY, or call the hotel directly at (909) 605-0281.
About Sun Development and Management: Sun Development and Management Corporation develops, builds and operates both select and full service hotels throughout the United States. The company currently owns and operates 31 properties with over 3,200 rooms and suites across 11 states. Sun operates hotels under a variety of franchise affiliations having received numerous industry awards for development, construction and operations. Sun Development and Management currently has an additional 4 hotels under development and construction throughout the United States including the Hilton Garden Inn Mt. Laurel New Jersey and the Embassy Suites Newark/Elizabeth New Jersey.
About Embassy Suites Hotels
Founded in 1984, Embassy Suites Hotels defines the upscale, all-suites segment and today has 208 hotels, with an additional 36 in the pipeline. With spacious two-room suites, engaging team members and an inviting atrium environment, guests are welcome to put their feet up and feel right at home. Embassy Suites’ complimentary, cooked-to-order breakfast helps guests gear up for their day, while the nightly Manager’s Reception with free appetizers and beverages offers guests a great way to wind down. To learn more, visit www.embassysuites.com
About Hilton Worldwide
Hilton Worldwide is the leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For 91 years, Hilton Worldwide has been offering business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities and value. The company is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Its brands are comprised of more than 3,600 hotels and 600,000 rooms in 82 countries and include Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Conrad Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Doubletree, Embassy Suites Hotels, Hilton Garden Inn, Hampton Hotels, Homewood Suites by Hilton, Home2 Suites by Hilton and Hilton Grand Vacations. The company also manages the world-class guest reward program Hilton HHonors®. For more information about the company, visit www.hiltonworldwide.com.