Marcus Hotels & Resorts Appoints Mahesh Reddy to General Manager of the Platinum Hotel & Spa in Las Vegas, Nev.
Marcus Hotels & Resorts, a division of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS), today announced that Mahesh Reddy has been appointed general manager of the Platinum Hotel & Spa in Las Vegas, Nev. Reddy previously served as the general manager of the Westin Columbus in Columbus, Ohio, which is also managed by Marcus Hotels & Resorts.
"Mahesh did an exceptional job operating our downtown Columbus hospitality landmark, the Westin Columbus. His leadership abilities and successful background in hotel operations will guide the Platinum Hotel & Spa to exciting new heights and we congratulate him on his new role," said Thomas F. Kissinger, senior executive vice president, The Marcus Corporation and interim president, Marcus Hotels & Resorts.
Reddy joined Marcus Hotels & Resorts in 2000 as the front office director of the company's Hilton Milwaukee property. He was promoted to rooms division director of the Hilton Milwaukee in 2002 and transferred to the company's Grand Geneva Resort & Spa in Lake Geneva, Wis. in 2004. Reddy left Marcus Hotels & Resorts in 2006 to serve as the hotel manager of the Wyndham Northwest Chicago (currently Westin Chicago Northwest) in Chicago, Ill. and held subsequent general manager positions in Newark, N.J., Washington D.C. and Anchorage, Alaska. He returned to Marcus Hotels & Resorts in 2012 to serve as the general manager of the Westin Columbus.
Reddy graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Stout with a master's degree in hospitality and tourism. He received a bachelor's degree in public administration, political science and sociology from Osmania University, India.
About the Platinum Hotel & Spa
The Platinum Hotel & Spa is a comfortable boutique hotel, just steps away from the Las Vegas strip. Its non-gaming, smoke-free atmosphere and balcony suites offer a relaxing and sophisticated retreat among the bustling excitement of Las Vegas. Amenities include no resort fees, full in-room kitchens, walk out balcony, room service, indoor and outdoor swimming pool, on-site fitness center and day spa, business center, dry cleaning and an on-site concierge. Experience the allure and excitement of the Las Vegas Strip, then retreat to your stylish home away from home. For business travelers, the Platinum Hotel & Spa offers simplicity, value and over 7,000 square feet of innovative meeting space.
The Platinum Hotel & Spa is Trip Advisor's #3 hotel in Las Vegas and is managed by Marcus Management Las Vegas, LLC, an affiliate of Marcus Hotels & Resorts. For additional information on events, amenities, or availability call 1-702-365-5000 or visit our website. Stay up-to-date on the latest Platinum Hotel & Spa happenings by finding us on Facebook or follow along on Twitter (@PlatinumLV).
About Marcus Hotels & Resorts
Marcus Hotels & Resorts, a division of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE: MCS), owns and/or manages 20 hotels, resorts and other properties in 11 states. A force in the hospitality industry, Marcus Hotels & Resorts provides expertise in management, development and historic renovations. The company's portfolio includes a wide variety of properties including city-center meeting hotels, upscale resorts and branded first-class hotels. For more information on the latest news and updates, please visit: http://media.marcushotels.com and follow the company on Facebook and Twitter (@MarcusHotels).
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