LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) May 23, 2018
The Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites, Los Angeles announces that Ken Pilgrim has been named Managing Director for the AAA Four-Diamond hotel. With 1,358 rooms and suites, The Westin Bonaventure is one of the city’s largest convention hotels located in the heart of vibrant downtown Los Angeles. The hotel is operated by Interstate Hotels & Resorts.
Ken Pilgrim brings proven leadership and a strong track record of inspiring operation and revenue achievement at luxury destination and convention hotels. Prior to joining The Westin Bonaventure, Ken was most recently General Manager at the 580-room Hyatt Regency Los Angeles International Airport. Earlier in his career, he held several positions with Hyatt Hotels Corporation leading to management roles and ultimately as General Manager of the Hyatt on Sunset Boulevard. He was opening General Manager at the Hyatt Regency Albuquerque and The Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort and Spa and held General Manager positions for Starwood Hotels and Resorts at The Westin Hilton Head Resort, The Westin Century Plaza, The Westin Long Beach, The Westin Mission Hills Resort and Spa and The Westin Market Street San Francisco.
Ken Pilgrim has been recognized as a nominated General Manager of the Year by Hyatt Hotels; by the West Los Angeles Women’s Business Council as Man of the Year; and as General Manager of the Year by the Palm Springs Chamber of Commerce. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration/Hotel and Restaurant Management from California State Polytechnic University at Pomona.
About the Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites
The landmark Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites is located in the heart of Los Angeles’ business and entertainment district, ideally located with easy access to cultural and business centers, as well as nearby beaches, the Los Angeles Convention Center and the Staples Center. The Westin Bonaventure is Los Angeles’ largest convention hotel with 1,358 deluxe guest rooms and suites, and over 110,000 square feet of meeting and exhibit space including the city’s largest ballroom. Guest rooms and suites offer floor-to-ceiling views of the Los Angeles skyline and mountains beyond, and the signature Westin Heavenly Bed® and Heavenly Bath. For more information, visit the Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites’ web site at: http://www.westin.com/bonaventure