Welcome!

News Feed Item

General Manager of Raleigh Hotel Appointed to GRCVB Board of Directors

The Raleigh City Council Has Appointed Bill Hofmann, General Manager of the Raleigh Marriott City Center, to the GRCVB Board

RALEIGH, NC -- (Marketwired) -- 07/10/14 -- Raleigh Marriott City Center is pleased to announce the appointment of General Manager Bill Hofmann to the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau Board of Directors. Recently appointed by the Raleigh City Council, Hofmann will serve a two year term on the board, beginning this July.

Hofmann joined the team at Raleigh Marriott City Center in March of 2011, bringing more than 35 years of experience in the hospitality industry to the hotel in Raleigh, NC. As general manager he has defined the essence of leadership at the hotel, inspiring his team to exceed expectations at every level of operation. With a talented and dedicated staff, he has fostered a personalized guest experience that permeates through every corner of the property.

"I look forward to bringing my experience, skill and leadership knowledge to the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau Board of Directors, continuing to shape new experiences and celebrate the unique spirit and culture of Raleigh and the surrounding region," said Hofmann.

Located near NC State and the Capitol, Raleigh Marriott City Center is the prominent hotel in the heart of the vibrant downtown district and offers groups convenient access to events via its direct connection to the convention center. Guests of this hotel in Raleigh, NC can stay connected with complimentary Internet in the hotel lobby and public areas, while staying just moments from some of the city's best sights and most well-known attractions. The hotel invites guests to unwind with an indoor pool and whirlpool, fitness center, restaurant, bar, and Starbucks all onsite. The Raleigh Marriott City Center hotel is operated by Interstate Hotels & Resorts, the leading U.S.-based global hotel management company.

Beginning in August, the hotel will be undergoing renovations to its lobby, restaurant and meeting space. These extensive renovations are scheduled to be completed by November. The property improvements include a new on-site restaurant, anticipated to open in late 2014. The new restaurant, named Rye, will feature true Southern Cuisine utilizing local suppliers and ingredients in its menu offerings.

About Raleigh Marriott City Center

Located among some of Raleigh, NC's most prominent destinations, Raleigh Marriott City Center welcomes business and leisure travelers with gracious accommodations and exceptional service. The hotel's first-class accommodations provide a welcome reprieve for busy travelers. Well known as home to Research Triangle Park, Raleigh, with its fine universities, high-tech pharmaceutical companies, state-wide political entities and great entertainment, is a vibrant metropolis. Conveniently located in the vibrant downtown district and connected to the city's convention center, the hotel's guest rooms and suites provide all the amenities needed for a relaxing experience in the city. An indoor pool, whirlpool and well-equipped fitness center are perfect for vigorous workouts or relaxing at day's end, while an on-site restaurant, bar and Starbucks allow guests to enjoy their favorite food and beverage without ever leaving the hotel.

Image Available: http://www2.marketwire.com/mw/frame_mw?attachid=2636699

CONTACT:
Raleigh Marriott City Center
500 Fayetteville Street
Raleigh, North Carolina 27601 USA
1-919-833-1120
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/rdumc-raleigh-marriott-city-center/

More Stories By Marketwired .

Copyright © 2009 Marketwired. All rights reserved. All the news releases provided by Marketwired are copyrighted. Any forms of copying other than an individual user's personal reference without express written permission is prohibited. Further distribution of these materials is strictly forbidden, including but not limited to, posting, emailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, redistributing via a computer network or in a printed form.

Latest Stories
A valuable conference experience generates new contacts, sales leads, potential strategic partners and potential investors; helps gather competitive intelligence and even provides inspiration for new products and services. Conference Guru works with conference organizers to pass great deals to great conferences, helping you discover new conferences and increase your return on investment.
Using new techniques of information modeling, indexing, and processing, new cloud-based systems can support cloud-based workloads previously not possible for high-throughput insurance, banking, and case-based applications. In his session at 18th Cloud Expo, John Newton, CTO, Founder and Chairman of Alfresco, described how to scale cloud-based content management repositories to store, manage, and retrieve billions of documents and related information with fast and linear scalability. He addresse...
Poor data quality and analytics drive down business value. In fact, Gartner estimated that the average financial impact of poor data quality on organizations is $9.7 million per year. But bad data is much more than a cost center. By eroding trust in information, analytics and the business decisions based on these, it is a serious impediment to digital transformation.
With more than 30 Kubernetes solutions in the marketplace, it's tempting to think Kubernetes and the vendor ecosystem has solved the problem of operationalizing containers at scale or of automatically managing the elasticity of the underlying infrastructure that these solutions need to be truly scalable. Far from it. There are at least six major pain points that companies experience when they try to deploy and run Kubernetes in their complex environments. In this presentation, the speaker will d...
Containers and Kubernetes allow for code portability across on-premise VMs, bare metal, or multiple cloud provider environments. Yet, despite this portability promise, developers may include configuration and application definitions that constrain or even eliminate application portability. In this session we'll describe best practices for "configuration as code" in a Kubernetes environment. We will demonstrate how a properly constructed containerized app can be deployed to both Amazon and Azure ...
We are seeing a major migration of enterprises applications to the cloud. As cloud and business use of real time applications accelerate, legacy networks are no longer able to architecturally support cloud adoption and deliver the performance and security required by highly distributed enterprises. These outdated solutions have become more costly and complicated to implement, install, manage, and maintain.SD-WAN offers unlimited capabilities for accessing the benefits of the cloud and Internet. ...
Business professionals no longer wonder if they'll migrate to the cloud; it's now a matter of when. The cloud environment has proved to be a major force in transitioning to an agile business model that enables quick decisions and fast implementation that solidify customer relationships. And when the cloud is combined with the power of cognitive computing, it drives innovation and transformation that achieves astounding competitive advantage.
SYS-CON Events announced today that Silicon India has been named “Media Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo, which will take place on Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Published in Silicon Valley, Silicon India magazine is the premiere platform for CIOs to discuss their innovative enterprise solutions and allows IT vendors to learn about new solutions that can help grow their business.
DXWorldEXPO LLC announced today that "IoT Now" was named media sponsor of CloudEXPO | DXWorldEXPO 2018 New York, which will take place on November 11-13, 2018 in New York City, NY. IoT Now explores the evolving opportunities and challenges facing CSPs, and it passes on some lessons learned from those who have taken the first steps in next-gen IoT services.
In this presentation, you will learn first hand what works and what doesn't while architecting and deploying OpenStack. Some of the topics will include:- best practices for creating repeatable deployments of OpenStack- multi-site considerations- how to customize OpenStack to integrate with your existing systems and security best practices.
SYS-CON Events announced today that CrowdReviews.com has been named “Media Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 22nd International Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 5–7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. CrowdReviews.com is a transparent online platform for determining which products and services are the best based on the opinion of the crowd. The crowd consists of Internet users that have experienced products and services first-hand and have an interest in letting other potential buye...
You want to start your DevOps journey but where do you begin? Do you say DevOps loudly 5 times while looking in the mirror and it suddenly appears? Do you hire someone? Do you upskill your existing team? Here are some tips to help support your DevOps transformation. Conor Delanbanque has been involved with building & scaling teams in the DevOps space globally. He is the Head of DevOps Practice at MThree Consulting, a global technology consultancy. Conor founded the Future of DevOps Thought Leade...
Everyone wants the rainbow - reduced IT costs, scalability, continuity, flexibility, manageability, and innovation. But in order to get to that collaboration rainbow, you need the cloud! In this presentation, we'll cover three areas: First - the rainbow of benefits from cloud collaboration. There are many different reasons why more and more companies and institutions are moving to the cloud. Benefits include: cost savings (reducing on-prem infrastructure, reducing data center foot print, redu...
Jo Peterson is VP of Cloud Services for Clarify360, a boutique sourcing and benchmarking consultancy focused on transforming technology into business advantage. Clarify360 provides custom, end-to-end solutions from a portfolio of more than 170 suppliers globally. As an engineer, Jo sources net new technology footprints, and is an expert at optimizing and benchmarking existing environments focusing on Cloud Enablement and Optimization. She and her team work with clients on Cloud Discovery, Cloud ...
Founded in 2000, Chetu Inc. is a global provider of customized software development solutions and IT staff augmentation services for software technology providers. By providing clients with unparalleled niche technology expertise and industry experience, Chetu has become the premiere long-term, back-end software development partner for start-ups, SMBs, and Fortune 500 companies. Chetu is headquartered in Plantation, Florida, with thirteen offices throughout the U.S. and abroad.