Central Pennsylvania Convention & Visitors Bureau Announces new Executive Director

The Board of Directors for the Central Pennsylvania Convention & Visitors Bureau (CPCVB) is proud to announce that Jeffrey S. Vasser has been appointed to the position of CPCVB Executive Director.

Following an extensive national search, led by Pyramind LLC, an executive search firm from Falls Church, Virginia who specializes in placement of top executives in the non-profit tourism industry, Vasser was selected as the new Executive Director.

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Hilton Garden Inn Indiana at IUP New General Manager

Hospitality Asset Management Company is proud to announce the promotion of Jacqueline Montgomery as its General Manager for the Hilton Garden Inn Indiana at IUP.

Montgomery started at the Hilton Garden Inn Indiana at IUP in 2016 upon its grand opening as the Director of Sales. She has played a vital role in both opening of the hotel and CH Fields – Craft Kitchen restaurant. Her experience and knowledge of the Indiana market and hospitality industry is unparalleled, which is why taking this leading role fits her perfectly.

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Hospitality Asset Management Company Restaurants Receive PRLA’s Excellence in Food Safety Award

Hospitality Asset Management Company (HAMCO) is pleased to announce that two of its restaurants, 1794 The Whiskey Rebellion in Carlisle, PA and CH Fields Craft Kitchen in Indiana, PA, have received the Pennsylvania Restaurant & Lodging Association (PRLA) 2017 Excellence in Food Safety Award.

The award recognizes members who make the commitment to exceed the industry’s high standards of food safety and sanitation. 1794 The Whiskey Rebellion and CH Fields Craft Kitchen were among 13 award recipients in Pennsylvania in 2017.

To qualify for the award, the restaurants were required to meet all Pennsylvania food safety, sanitation practices and procedures. Additionally, a PRLA representative visited and conducted a scrutinous inspection of the facilities.

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Hospitality Asset Management Company receive multiple awards at the Choice Hotels International Conference

Las Vegas, NV - At the 2017 Choice Hotels International Conference, all four Hospitality Asset Management Company, Choice Hotels branded properties, were recognized for great accomplishments.

The Comfort Suites Carlisle was awarded the 2017 Best Hotel Renovation, the Comfort Inn PA Turnpike- I-81 was selected as this year’s model property to showcase the new look of the brand, the Quality Inn Penn State was a recipient of the Platinum Award and the Carnegie Inn & Spa received the Gold Award. The Comfort Suites underwent complete hotel room renovations this past year and during that period, the hotel maintained, and even exceeded, customer service scores, along with overall customer satisfaction scores. The Comfort Inn PA Turnpike- I-81 was selected as this year’s model property to showcase the new look of the Comfort Inn brand and was also carefully chosen to be the host hotel of this year’s training videos.

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Comfort Suites Carlisle & Comfort Inn PA Turnpike – I-81 Recognition

Choice Hotels has awarded the Comfort Suites Carlisle the 2017 Best Hotel Renovation at this year’s Choice Hotels International Conference in Las Vegas. The Comfort Suites underwent complete hotel room renovations this winter and finished up the project in March 2017. During this period, the hotel maintained and even exceed customer service scores, along with customer satisfaction scores. To receive glowing reviews during a time of renovation is worthy of recognition, and Choice Hotels agreed.

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