Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside Welcomes New Director of Sales and Marketing

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 06, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Ellman to Director of Sales and Marketing at the property, effective immediately. Ellman has tremendous experience, as he has worked in the hospitality industry for the past 30 years.

Ellman’s past experience includes his most recent role as Director of Sales and Marketing and Acting General Manager at the CoCo Key Water Resort in Waterbury, Connecticut, where he resurrected sales and reconstructed the sales team. He has also worked as Director of Sales and Marketing, as well as Manager, for a number of other hotels in and around the Connecticut area.

The Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside is managed by GF Management and owned by one of its affiliates. Both the Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside and GF Management are certain Ellman has what it takes to promote the hotel effectively. “We are thrilled to welcome Michael to our extraordinary team,” said William Speidel, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for GF. “We are confident his knowledge of the industry and fresh approach to marketing will successfully create new business for our hotel.”

Ellman is ready to take on the ‘Yes I Can’ service that Radisson was built upon to ensure the satisfaction of each guest, and is certain he and his team will reach new goals and exceed expectations as he takes on his new role.

“I am looking forward to bringing the hotel’s already excellent sales and marketing techniques to the next level,” said Ellman in a recent statement. “I am honored to have been made part of the hardworking Radisson Rochester Riverside team, and look forward to the future growth of the property.”

The Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside brings comfort and convenience to a picturesque location. Guests will find all the amenities of home and the best service available whether traveling for business or pleasure. With a 24 hour business center, on-site dining, a fitness center, and a shuttle service to and from the airport, this hotel is the perfect place for guests to make the most of their stay.

To learn more about Director of Sales Michael Ellman and the Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside visit http://www.radisson.com/rochester-hotel-ny-14604/nyroches. The hotel’s new Director of Sales & Marketing, Michael Ellman, can be reached by calling (585) 546-6412.

About GF Management

GF Management is an award-winning, full-service hospitality ownership, management and advisory company founded in 1988 and based in Center City Philadelphia. With more than 80 hospitality assets under management, including hotels, resorts, conference centers, catering facilities, waterparks, casinos and golf courses in 28 states, GF Management specializes in third-party management, asset management and advisory services for a variety of individual, private, institutional and financial clients. Many of GF’s core hospitality assets within the portfolio are owned by its principals and therein provide the strength and balance of ownership and management. The Company is currently seeking to expand its portfolio of full-service ownership and management assignments through long-term contracts and joint-venture investment opportunities. For more information about GF Management call 215-972-2222 or visit www.GFHotels.com.

Michael Ellman Tel: (585) 546-6412 Email: ellmanm@gfhotels.com

Source:Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside