Pittsfield, MA – The Hilton Garden Inn Lenox/Pittsfield, managed by Emerald Hospitality, today announced that Scott McKenney has been appointed General Manager of the new Hilton Garden Inn located at 1032 South Street, Pittsfield, Massachusetts. The 95-room hotel, currently under construction, is scheduled to open in July 2015. As GM, McKenney will direct all areas of the hotel’s operations, including guest services, sales, and marketing efforts and hotel administration.
“Based on Scott’s outstanding record in hotel management, we are confident that he will be instrumental in ensuring the success of this new Hilton Garden Inn,” said Ed Pavente, VP of Operations with Emerald Hospitality. “Scott will be a strong asset to this new property as we gear up for its opening.”
Prior to joining the Hilton Garden Inn Pittsfield, McKenney was General Manager of the Hilton Garden Inn in Auburn, Maine. McKenney is a graduate of the University of Southern Maine with a degree in Communication and a concentration in Marketing. Situated just minutes from Tanglewood, the Museum of Contemporary Art as well as many other sites and attractions of the Berkshire region, the Hilton Garden Inn Pittsfield provides the amenities to ensure guests have everything they need whether traveling for business or personal business.
The hotel features the brand’s signature Serta Perfect Sleeper with fresh, white, cozy duvets and crisp linens. Guests will stay productive with both wired and WiFi Internet access in guestrooms and public spaces. Each hotel guest room features a 42 inch high definition television, an ergonomic desk chair, a spacious and clutter-free work desk, speaker telephones equipped with data ports and voicemail. Guests will also benefit from the complimentary 24-hour business center, featuring Print Spots™ remote printing which allows wireless printing from any laptop or smart phone. In addition, guests can start off their day with a full-cooked-to-order breakfast featuring omelets, fruit, breads and the brand’s signature waffle in the Garden Grille & Bar. The restaurant will also serve cocktails and dinner, as well as evening room service. The Pavilion Pantry® is open 24 hours and features a complete selection of salty snacks, sweet treats, cold beverages as well as freshly prepared, frozen and microwaveable packaged items. Other hotel amenities include a glass-enclosed Pavilion lobby featuring a comfortable lounge area with a television and fireplace, an easy-to-set alarm clock that allows guests to play their portable CD or MP3 player, an in-room “hospitality center” with a mini fridge, microwave oven and coffee maker, a sitting area with an easy chair and ottoman, a hairdryer, and an iron and ironing board. The hotel’s recreational facilities consist of a fitness center with state-of-the-art cardiovascular and strength training equipment, as well as an indoor swimming pool. The hotel also features 2 meeting rooms offering 1200 square feet of flexible space and an on-site guest laundry facility.
Hilton Garden Inn Pittsfield participates in Hilton HHonors®, the only hotel rewards program that offers Points & Miles® and No Blackout Dates.