Essex Hotel Management, LLC has welcomed back industry veteran Richard Cambeis and added him to its expanding corporate team, the company announced on Wednesday. In his new role as Topline Specialist, Cambeis assists the operations and revenue management teams to drive performance across the hotel portfolio. He reports directly to Cheryl Huhn, Essex’s director of revenue and sales strategy.
Cambeis is a seasoned hotel general manager with more than 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry. Most recently, he served as the general manager of the Hampton Inn and Suites in Lake Placid, NY, that Essex operates.
“We’re delighted that Rich has chosen to rejoin us in a new capacity, after briefly stepping away for personal reasons,” said Barbara Purvis, president of Essex. “By adding Rich to our corporate team, we’re not only reinforcing our commitment to outstanding hotel management but also expanding our team’s capabilities. His extensive operating and sales experience and strong leadership are sure to enrich our operations. With our team growing, we’re even better positioned to offer top-quality service and reach the financial goals of our owners. This is an exciting step forward as we expand and elevate our portfolio.”