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Asst Chief Enthusiast (Director of Rooms) New Hotel Canopy Bethesda A Full Service Lifestyle Hotel

posted June 27, 2017

Canopy by Hilton Washington, DC Bethesda North
North Bethesda, MD
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New hotel opening - Canopy by Hilton Washington, D.C. Bethesda North will provide an engaging stay for guests in search of thoughtfully local experiences
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New hotel opening late 2017 - Canopy by Hilton Washington, D.C. Bethesda North will provide an engaging stay for guests in search of thoughtfully local experiences in the energetic D.C. suburb of Bethesda North / Pike & Rose Community. This exciting new hotel will introduce 177-rooms including 10 suites and two spectacular, three-bay Presidential suites, each inspired and influenced by its local MD surroundings. With over 6500 square feet of indoor/outdoor rooftop meeting space to include a 3,100 square foot ballroom & 3,000 square foot Roof Top Terrace that is a social living room for patrons when not being used by catered events, locally inspired F&B venues, the hotel will be an attractive destination for very unique meetings and groups. The flexibility and versatility of the meeting and event space will allow it to be one of the D.C. area’s most innovative venues, a distinctive departure from traditional hotel ballroom spaces. We are searching for individuals that are out-of-the-box thinkers who have a passion for creating truly unique and memorable experiences all under the Canopy Brand that is the neighborhood hotel at Pike & Rose, a progressive work, play, stay, dine and entertainment neighborhood.

       Requirements:

  • Must have an energetic lifestyle background
  • Must have Rooms Department experience in a lifestyle hotel overseeing the Front Desk, Valet (outsourced), Bell Staff, Housekeeping and Engineering. While we will have departments heads for Hskp and Eng, this person is also the department head for the Front Desk / Welcome and Departure experiences and act as Chief Enthusiast / GM when that person is not on property
  • Able to create unique local experiences with local vendors and hire “enthusiasts” who are engaged & knowledgeable in the local and regional offerings
  • Must create a fun work environment for their team while holding accountable for results
  • Must understand the financial side of running a multi-million dollar department
  • Pre-opening experience a plus
  • Hilton experience a plus but not necessary
  • We are looking for a true Champion of engagement with our guests and patrons


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Canopy by Hilton Washington, DC Bethesda North

900-948 Rose Ave

North Bethesda, MD 90852

Telephone (301) 760-3246

177 Room Hotel

canopy3.hilton.com

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Opening  Fall  2017

Canopy by Hilton Washington, D.C. Bethesda North will provide a comfortable stay for guests in search of thoughtfully local experiences in the energetic D.C. suburb of Bethesda North. This exciting new hotel will introduce 177-rooms including 23 suites and two spectacular, three-bay Presidential suites, each inspired and influenced by its local surroundings. With 4,350 square feet of meeting space and a 3,100 square foot ballroom, the hotel will be an attractive destination for meetings and groups. The flexibility and versatility of the meeting and event space will allow it to be one of the D.C. area’s most innovative venues, a distinctive departure from traditional hotel ballroom spaces. 

Located at the center of Pike & Rose, a new mixed-use development featuring a sophisticated blend of restaurants, retailers, and live performance venues, the area is rapidly becoming a popular entertainment destination. Canopy by Hilton Washington, D.C. Bethesda North will be home to a bistro highlighting D.C. favorites like soft shell crabs and half-smokes from iconic Ben’s Chili Bowl. Produce will be sourced from Maryland farms located within 50 miles of the hotel. At the bar, travelers can sip on local beers from innovative breweries including Baying Hound Aleworks in Rockville, Denizens Brewing Company in Silver Spring and Flying Dog Brewery in Frederick, as well as DC Brau Brewing Company.