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New York Hilton Midtown Appoints Diarmuid Dwyer As General Manager
March 27, 2017
NEW YORK - New York Hilton Midtown has appointed Diarmuid Dwyer to the position of general manager effective April 3. In his new role, Dwyer will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the iconic 1,931-room hotel situated on Sixth Avenue between West 53rd and West 54th Streets in the epicenter of Midtown Manhattan.
"A proven and dynamic leader, Diarmuid possesses over 20 years of hospitality management experience," said Keith Clampet, senior vice president, operations, Hilton. "His extensive experience with the brand as well as in-room operations, food and beverage, property operations and developing effective top-line strategies will help elevate New York Hilton Midtown's guest experience to new heights."
Dwyer has been a prized member of the Hilton family for over a decade, including a 13-year tenure at the historic Waldorf Astoria New York where he most recently held positions as hotel manager and executive director of the Waldorf Towers, the 181-room luxury property within the Waldorf Astoria.
During his award-winning tenure at Waldorf Astoria New York, he increased guest satisfaction and team member engagement, pioneered a partnership with the Guerlain management team to open a 14,000 square-foot luxury spa and most recently positioned the hotel with the owners for an extensive multi-year restoration.
A native of Ireland, Dwyer began his illustrious hospitality career at the prestigious Killarney Park Hotel located in Killarney, Ireland before gaining resort experience at Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa in Austin, Texas.
For more information about New York Hilton Midtown, visit www.newyorkhiltonhotel.com or call +1 212 586 7000.
About New York Midtown
The legendary 1,931-room New York Hilton Midtown, located in the heart of midtown Manhattan, is a sophisticated international hotel that appeals to both savvy business and leisure travelers seeking an ideal location close to New York City's world-famous attractions. An iconic landmark in the city, the hotel was built in 1963 and is within walking distance of Central Park, Rockefeller Center, Radio City Music Hall, Museum of Modern Art, Carnegie Hall, and renowned Fifth Avenue shopping. The hotel has recently been renovated with a contemporary look present throughout the lobby, restaurant, bars and lounges, fitness center and spacious guest rooms and suites. Equipped with modern conveniences to meet all business and travel needs, the hotel features extensive facilities that accommodate large conferences and conventions, smaller meetings and elegant banquets. The property boasts on-site dining outlets with options for breakfast, lunch and dinner. For further information, visit www.newyorkhiltonhotel.com or to make a reservation call (212) 586-7000.
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