WATERFORD, CT (October 24, 2016) — Waterford Hotel Group has announced the promotion of Nick Lorusso to General Manager of the 393-room Hilton Hartford in Hartford, CT. As General Manager, Lorusso is responsible for all of the hotel’s operations, sales and administration, as well as the more than 200 associates employed at the property. Waterford Hotel Group, a national hotel and convention center management firm, professionally manages the Hilton Hartford, a state-of-the-art, luxury hotel with all the benefits and convenience of a downtown location.
Lorusso joins the Hilton Hartford team from his most recent position as Director of Operations at the Marriott Hartford Downtown, also managed by the Waterford Hotel Group. Prior to that, Lorusso was the Director of Food and Beverage at the Sheraton in Birmingham, AL, Director of Operations for Prism Hotels and Director of Food & Beverage for Wyndham Hotels. Lorusso holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Hospitality Management from Florida International University.
“Nick has proven himself to be a true leader and hospitality veteran with us at Waterford,” commented Rob Winchester, President and COO of Waterford Hotel Group. “He is an ideal for this property and under his direction; I know the Hilton team will continue to thrive.”
About Hilton Hartford
The Hilton Hartford is a state-of-the-art, luxury hotel with all the benefits and convenience of a downtown location that attracts business, convention and leisure travelers. The hotel features 393 guestrooms and 11 beautifully appointed suites, many of which overlook the renowned Connecticut State Capitol building. The hotel boasts three executive level floors that have upgraded amenities and a private lounge serving a scrumptious complimentary continental breakfast, hors d’oeuvres and evening desserts. Every guestroom offers an array of personal amenities such as a coffee maker, iron/board, and all are equipped with dual-line telephones with private voice mail and high-speed Internet access. When it is time to exercise, the Hilton Hartford hotel in Connecticut features an indoor pool, fully equipped state-of-the-art fitness center with the latest in cardiovascular and weight training equipment, a whirlpool and a sauna.
About Waterford Hotel Group
Waterford Hotel Group is one of the nation’s leading hotel and convention center management companies. The company operates 18 properties in 7 states, representing over 2,700 total rooms and 630,000 square feet of meeting and convention space. The collective expertise of the team and track record of success has earned Waterford distinction as an approved operator for the leading hotel brands. Whether the involvement begins at conception or during operation, Waterford Hotel Group strives for successful performance and profitability of each managed property, while maintaining the highest standards of quality, service, and cleanliness. For more information, please visit www.waterfordhotelgroup.com.