The Colwen Hotels has appointed a General Manager and Director of Sales for the new AC Hotel by Marriott Boston Downtown, being built in the Ink Block development in the South End, which is scheduled to open in early 2018.
Matthew Moore will be the new General Manager. He comes from being the Director of Hotel Operations at the Boston Marriott Long Wharf, and has held the positions of Front Office Manager and Assistant Director of Housekeeping at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston.
“As the opening General Manager for the AC Hotel Boston Downtown property, I am very excited to be part of the Colwen Hotels team,” said Moore. “The experience thus far is everything I expected it to be and more.”
Elizabeth Beutel will be the new Director of Sales. She comes from more than 25 years of hospital sales experience and was most recently was the Director of Sales & Marketing at the Hampton Inn & Suites Boston Crosstown.
“Joining the Colwen team as the opening Director of Sales for the AC Hotel Boston Downtown is a perfect fit for me,” Beutel said. “From day one, I’m energized and engaged with like-minded and dynamic hospitality professionals. The Colwen hotel portfolio is expanding and distinctive; creating groundbreaking concepts that has raised the bar on delivering a superior guest experience and a positive team culture.”
AC Hotel by Marriot Boston Downtown is located at 225 Albany Street in Boston and offers 205 guest rooms and suites and meeting space accommodating up to 140 people.