Press Release – January 4, 2012
Seattle Meeting Hotels
CEDARBROOK LODGE ADDS TO AWARD-WINNING STAFF
Seattle’s quintessentially Northwest hotel promotes new catering and events manager
Terra Johnson, Catering and Events Manager
SEATTLE – (January 4, 2012) - Cedarbrook Lodge, Seattle’s quintessentially northwest business and leisure hotel, promoted Terra Johnson to its award-winning team as catering and events manager.
“Terra is a wonderful addition to our events team after having provided great contributions in our Food & Beverage Operations department for the past year, and there is no doubt she will manage the weddings and social events business incredibly well,” said Scott Ostrander, general manager of Cedarbrook Lodge. “Her past experience, warm personality and attention to detail provide the foundation to present fresh and creative ideas to clients and guests.”
Johnson joined the Cedarbrook team in February 2011 as the assistant food & beverage manager and was responsible for daily oversight of all the front of the house operations for the restaurant, meetings and banquet events. In her new role as catering and events manager, she is responsible for managing weddings and all social events, with or without guest rooms, at Cedarbrook Lodge.
Prior to joining Cedarbrook Lodge, Johnson was the events manager at Twin Lakes Golf and Country Club in Federal Way, Wash. She lives in Seattle and in her spare time enjoys singing, Salsa Dancing, Bachata and West Coast Swing.
Cedarbrook Lodge is ranked the No. 1 hotel in the world on the Expedia® 2011 Insiders’ SelectTM list and No. 1 hotel in the U.S. in the TripAdvisor® 2011 Travelers’ Choice® Awards. Thoughtfully located on 18 acres of restored wetlands, just five minutes from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport and less than 20 minutes from downtown, Cedarbrook is Seattle’s premier business and leisure hotel. The quintessentially Northwest hotel offers 104 guest rooms, more than 24,000 square feet of event and meetings space, an award-winning farm-to-table restaurant, Copperleaf, signature complimentary guest amenities and more.
For more information about Cedarbrook Lodge or to make a reservation, visit http://www.CedarbrookLodge.com or call (206) 901-9268.
About Cedarbrook Lodge
Cedarbrook Lodge, rated the No. 1 hotel in the world on the Expedia® 2011 Insiders’ SelectTM 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, visit http://www.CoastalHotels.com.