Press Release – June 28, 2011
Seattle Meeting Hotels
SCOTT OSTRANDER NAMED GENERAL MANAGER OF CEDARBROOK LODGE IN SEATTLE
Premier Seattle business and leisure hotel adds to its award-winning team
Scott Ostrander, General Manager
Photo courtesy Cedarbrook Lodge
SEATTLE – (June 28, 2011) - Cedarbrook Lodge, the No.1 hotel in the world, is pleased to welcome Scott Ostrander as general manager of the quintessentially Northwest hotel. Ostrander brings nearly 20 years of management experience in the travel, tourism and hospitality industry.
“Scott is extremely talented and we’re privileged to have him join our team,” said Yogi Hutsen, president and CEO of Coastal Hotel Group. “I have great confidence that Scott’s experience, knowledge, enthusiasm and passion for delivering excellence will be evident to not only our hotel guests, but also to the hospitality industry.”
At Cedarbrook, Ostrander is responsible for and directly involved with every aspect of the hotel, including service and facilities, as well as operational and fiscal oversight of Cedarbrook and Copperleaf Restaurant.
Most recently, Ostrander worked as the general manager of Millennium Resort Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Ariz. Ostrander’s previous experience also includes managerial roles at Warwick Denver Hotel; Ace Parking Management; Stanko Marketing, LLC; Beverly Plaza Hotel; CopperWynd Resort and Club; and Noble House Hotels & Resorts.
Ostrander currently resides in Seattle. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife Kelly and golfing with his 13-year-old son Tanner. He also enjoys college and professional football and basketball, as well as anything related to travel, hospitality and food & beverage.
For more information about Cedarbrook Lodge or to make a reservation, visit http://www.CedarbrookLodge.com or call (877) 515-2176.
About Cedarbrook Lodge
Cedarbrook Lodge, rated the No. 1 hotel in the world on the Expedia® 2011 Insiders’ Select® List and No. 1 hotel in the U.S. in the TripAdvisor® 2011 Travelers’ Choice® Awards, is located at 18525 36th Avenue South in Seattle, Wash., less than one mile from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Its dining establishment, Copperleaf Restaurant, features quintessentially Northwest farm-to-table cuisine and was named a 2011 Top 10 New Restaurant in the U.S. by Gayot. Nestled on an 18 acre oasis of restored wetlands, Cedarbrook Lodge features the coveted combination of a convenient location, serene setting, exceptional guest services and more than 24,000 square feet of event space ideal for many occasions including social gatherings, weddings, business meetings and conferences. Cedarbrook Lodge is a member of Stash Hotel RewardsTM, a point-based program that allows guests at independent hotels to quickly earn free stays at participating properties. For reservations, call toll-free (877) 515-2176. Contact Cedarbrook Lodge directly at (206) 901-9268 or visit http://www.CedarbrookLodge.com.
About Coastal Hotel Group
Coastal Hotel Group is a privately held, Seattle-based hotel hospitality management company specializing in distinctive luxury hotels, resorts, inns, and lodges. Established in 1987, Coastal Hotel Group has earned a reputation for providing remarkable lodging choices for the discerning traveler. Coastal Hotel Group is a founding member of Stash Hotel RewardsTM, a point-based program that allows guests at independent hotels across the country to quickly earn free nights at any participating property. For more information about Coastal Hotel Group http://www.CoastalHotels.com.