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Waterford, CT (October 26, 2015) – The Connecticut Lodging Association (CLA) recently recognized five hotel team members from Waterford Hotel Group with “Stars of the Industry” awards during the CLA’s 111th Annual Meeting at the Hartford Windsor Marriott.

The CLA’s “Stars of the Industry” Awards are presented annually to lodging employees that demonstrate exemplary professionalism and exceptional service, recognizing their outstanding hospitality achievements.

Three associates and two managers from four properties in the Waterford Hotel Group portfolio were honored as Stars of the Industry, as follows:

Ron Wichowski, General Manager, Hilton Hartford
Outstanding General Manager of the Year (151 rooms or more)

Juan Gil, Kitchen Receiver, Hilton Hartford
Outstanding Food & Beverage Associate of the Year

Nelly Gonzalez, Room Attendant, Sheraton Hartford Hotel at Bradley International Airport
Outstanding Housekeeping Associate of the Year

Justin Tarr, Night Auditor, Residence Inn Mystic
Outstanding Front Desk Associate of the Year

Leigh-Ann Wilson, Banquet Manager, Marriott Hartford Downtown
Outstanding Manager of the Year

“Ron, Juan, Nelly, Justin, and Leigh-Ann are true representatives of hospitality excellence and are committed to providing our guests with the best possible lodging experience,” commented Rob Winchester, President and COO of Waterford Hotel Group. “We are proud to have them on the Waterford team and congratulate them on these well-deserved honors.”

About Connecticut Lodging Association
The Connecticut Lodging Association serves as an advocate for the lodging industry in Connecticut. It is a complete resource to Connecticut hoteliers, providing them with educational and networking opportunities while representing their interests in the legislative and regulatory arenas. For more information, visit www.ctlodging.org.

About Waterford Hotel Group
Waterford Hotel Group is one of the nation’s leading hotel and convention center management companies. The company operates 27 properties in 7 states, representing more than 3,500 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, visit www.waterfordhotelgroup.com.



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