Embassy Suites by Hilton Names Brian Behler General Manager of New Grand Rapids Hotel
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Embassy Suites by Hilton Downtown Grand Rapids, owned and operated by Suburban Inns, today announced Brian Behler has been appointed as the hotel’s new general manager. Embassy Suites by Hilton is a global brand of upscale, all-suite hotels from Hilton (NYSE: HLT).
The seven-story, 250-suite hotel is located at 710 Monroe Ave. The property is currently under construction and is scheduled to open April 2019. As general manager, Behler will be responsible for directing all aspects of hotel operations, including guest services, hotel administration and overseeing marketing efforts.
“Behler brings extensive experience in the hospitality industry as well as a commitment to providing unparalleled guest service,” said Peter D Beukema, chief executive officer, Suburban Inns. “We are confident that he will be instrumental in ensuring the success of our hotel.”
Prior to joining Embassy Suites by Hilton Grand Rapids Downtown, Behler was general manager of another full-service hotel in Grand Rapids. He is a graduate of Davenport University and holds a degree in Business Administration and Management.
Located near the 6th Street Bridge, Embassy Suites by Hilton Grand Rapids Downtown provides 250 contemporary suites and is ideal for any business or leisure traveler. Guests can experience its two-room suites where travelers are able to spread out, enjoy a free, cooked-to-order breakfast each morning, free Wi-Fi, and complimentary drinks and snacks during the evening reception. Additional amenities include indoor pool, indoor/outdoor hot tub, banquet and event space, Big E’s Sports Grill, and balconies on most rooms.
Embassy Suites by Hilton Grand Rapids Downtown participates in the Hilton Honors® loyalty program, which is open to all guests and free to join - visit here for enrollment information. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount, free standard Wi-Fi, as well as digital amenities that are available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors app, where Honors members can check-in, choose their room, and access their room using a Digital Key.
About Embassy Suites by Hilton
Embassy Suites by Hilton, one of Hilton’s 18 market-leading brands, is dedicated to delivering what matters most to travelers. The full-service, upscale brand offers two-room suites, free made-to-order breakfast and a nightly two-hour reception with complimentary drinks and snacks. Both leisure and business travelers looking for a relaxed, yet sophisticated experience will feel right at home with brand-standard amenities like inviting atriums and complimentary 24-hour business and fitness centers. Embassy Suites by Hilton has 259 hotels with 41 in the pipeline. Hilton Honors members who book directly through preferred Hilton channels have access to instant benefits, including a flexible payment slider that allows members to choose nearly any combination of Points and money to book a stay, an exclusive member discount that can’t be found anywhere else, free standard WiFi, and digital amenities like digital check-in with room selection and Digital Key (select locations), available exclusively through the industry-leading Hilton Honors mobile app. For more information, visit www.embassysuites.com or newsroom.hilton.com/embassysuites, and connect with Embassy Suites by Hilton on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.