COVINGTON, KY — November 20, 2023 – Sanjay Mahajan has been named as the new general manager of Embassy Suites by Hilton Seattle North Lynnwood. Located at 20610 44th Ave W, Lynnwood, WA, the hotel is managed by SPIRE Hospitality.
Mahajan will lead all facets of operations, including marketing, hotel oversight, and guest services and satisfaction. He brings more than 30 years of hospitality experience to his new role and has worked in North America, Europe, and Asia for organizations such as Sonesta Hotels & Resorts, Radisson Hotel Group, Westin Hotels & Resorts, Marriott Hotels & Resorts, The Peninsula Chicago, Omni Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, and Hyatt International.
Mahajan holds an MBA in finance from DePaul University, Chicago, a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management from Roosevelt University, Chicago, and a diploma in Hotel Management from Institute Hotelier Cesar Ritz, Le Bouveret, Switzerland.
“I am delighted to welcome Sanjay as the general manager of the Embassy Suites by Hilton Seattle North Lynwood,” said Steve Neth, vice president of operations at SPIRE Hospitality. “His knowledge, expertise, and evident passion for this industry make him the ideal person to fill this role. We’re thrilled to have him on the SPIRE team, and I’m excited to see how he leads his new team.”
Mahajan is deeply invested in the future of the hospitality industry, giving back to the community, and developing upcoming leaders. He has taught courses in the Hospitality Management Program at the Illinois Institute of Art in Chicago, Kendall College Chicago, Highline College Seattle, and South Seattle Community College. He also volunteers on the boards of South Seattle Community College, Highline College, Issaquah Highlands Community Association, and Boy Scouts of America.
“The Embassy Suites by Hilton Seattle North Lynwood is a fantastic property with an incredible team,” Mahajan said. “I’m eager to start working with everyone at the property to ensure our guests and our team members have exceptional experiences at our hotel.”
About Embassy Suites by Hilton
Embassy Suites by Hilton, one of Hilton’s market-leading brands, is dedicated to delivering what matters most to travelers. The full service, upscale brand offers both leisure and business travelers an approachable, best-in-class experience with two-room suites, free made-to-order breakfast, flexible meetings and events space, inviting open atriums, 24-hour fitness centers and a complimentary evening reception. Embassy Suites by Hilton offers more than 260 open hotels with 40 properties in development. Experience a positive stay at Embassy Suites by Hilton by booking at embassysuites.com or through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits. Learn more about Embassy Suites by Hilton at stories.hilton.com/embassysuites, and follow the brand on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.
About SPIRE Hospitality
SPIRE Hospitality is a nationally recognized third-party hotel management company specializing in creating value for our hotel investors while delivering exceptional guest experiences and providing an outstanding place to work. The Irving, TX-based company’s diverse portfolio of properties includes unique independent hotels and highly respected brands, including Marriott and Hilton and manages several independent resorts and lifestyle hotels. SPIRE is part of the AWH Partners family, which also includes AWH Development, a full-service real estate development company headquartered in New York. With more than 35 years of hotel operating experience, SPIRE is committed to preserving, protecting and enhancing hotel real estate value. For more information, visit https://spirehotels.com/.
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